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Indianapolis Stockyards

Archived Report

1/4/2022

Total Run: 305

Market Notes

Compared to last week, slaughter steers were 4.00 higher with slaughter heifers sharply higher and lighter numbers last week to compare too. No comparison on Holstein slaughter steers. Cows and bulls had instances of higher/lower. Feeder calves were too few last week to compare but all feeder calves were trending higher this week with some good groups today.

Supply included: 30% Feeder Cattle (18% Steers, 73% Heifers, 9% Bulls); 70% Slaughter Cattle (34% Steers, 1% Dairy Steers, 28% Heifers, 19% Cows, 5% Bulls, 13% Dairy Heifers). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 44%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 12/28/2021 Last Year Total Receipts: 305 123 407 Feeder Cattle: 90(29.5%) 18(14.6%) 12(2.9%) Slaughter Cattle: 215(70.5%) 97(78.9%) 395(97.1%) Replacement Cattle: 0(0.0%) 8(6.5%) 0(0.0%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 $--
400-500 145 145 0.0000 $653
500-600 140 140 0.0000 $770
600-700 $--
700-800 $--

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 136 136 0.0000 $340
300-400 135 135 0.0000 $473
400-500 $--
500-600 136 139 0.0000 $762
600-700 135 135 0.0000 $878
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 $70 $81 $85

Total Run