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Winter Livestock

Archived Report

4/13/2023

Total Run: 5,141

Market Notes

Compared to last week, feeder steers under 500 lbs sold 8.00 to 10.00 higher; over 500 lbs sold steady to 2.00 lower. Feeder heifers under 500 lbs sold on a light test though a higher undertone was noted; 500 to 700 lbs 4.00 to 8.00 higher; over 700 lbs steady to 5.00 higher. Slaughter cows sold uneven; breakers 4.00 to 5.00 lower, boners and leans steady to 1.00 higher. Slaughter bulls overall sold 1.00 to 2.00 higher. Demand overall was good.

Supply included: 84% Feeder Cattle (53% Steers, 46% Heifers, 1% Bulls); 14% Slaughter Cattle (93% Cows, 7% Bulls); 2% Replacement Cattle (26% Stock Cows, 34% Cow-Calf Pairs, 41% Heifer Pairs). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 81%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 4/6/2023 Last Year Total Receipts: 5,141 2,102 5,103 Feeder Cattle: 4,341(84.4%) 1,818(86.5%) 4,663(91.4%) Slaughter Cattle: 695(13.5%) 230(10.9%) 378(7.4%) Replacement Cattle: 105(2.0%) 54(2.6%) 62(1.2%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 322 322 0.0000 $805
300-400 276 278 278 $975
400-500 $--
500-600 $--
600-700 $--
700-800 $--

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 244 248 251 $621
300-400 235 241 245 $843
400-500 219 233 242.5 $1,049
500-600 $--
600-700 $--
700-800 $--

*Approx is the middle weight of the weight group multiplied by the mid point of the high and low for the group. It's meant as a quick method to see what cattle of that weight class are bringing per head.

Cows & Bulls

Type Min Avg Max
Slaughter Bulls $86 $109 $128

Total Run

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Location


Pratt, Kansas