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Indianapolis Stockyards

Archived Report

3/15/2022

Total Run: 235

Market Notes

Compared to last week, slaughter steers were 1.00 to 4.00 higher with slaughter heifers 3.00 higher with better prices on higher quality steers and heifers. Holstein slaughter steers were 4.00 higher today. Cows were sharply higher with a good offering of high dressing cows and bulls 6.00 to 7.00 higher. Feeder steers were mostly steady with feeder heifers trending lower and no offering on feeder bulls last week to compare.

Supply included: 13% Feeder Cattle (13% Steers, 27% Dairy Steers, 47% Heifers, 13% Bulls); 87% Slaughter Cattle (39% Steers, 6% Dairy Steers, 27% Heifers, 24% Cows, 4% Bulls). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 36%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 3/8/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 235 217 219 Feeder Cattle: 30(12.8%) 10(4.6%) 55(25.1%) Slaughter Cattle: 205(87.2%) 207(95.4%) 164(74.9%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 $--
400-500 $--
500-600 146 146 0.0000 $803
600-700 131.5 132 0.0000 $855
700-800 $--

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 145 145 0.0000 $508
400-500 139 139 0.0000 $626
500-600 125 125 0.0000 $688
600-700 111 118 0.0000 $766
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 $82 $92 $99

Total Run