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Indianapolis Stockyards

Archived Report

4/5/2022

Total Run: 213

Market Notes

Compared to last week, slaughter steers were 1.00 to 2.00 higher with slaughter heifers 1.00 higher this week. No Holstein slaughter steers this week. Cows were 1.00 to 3.00 higher with a good offering of cows today and bulls 4.00 lower today. Feeder steers were too few to compare today and feeder heifers 2.00 lower with feeder bulls too few last week to compare but, they were trending higher this week.

Supply included: 17% Feeder Cattle (6% Steers, 50% Heifers, 44% Bulls); 83% Slaughter Cattle (24% Steers, 46% Heifers, 22% Cows, 8% Bulls, 1% Dairy Heifers). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 25%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 3/29/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 213 299 344 Feeder Cattle: 36(16.9%) 34(11.4%) 56(16.3%) Slaughter Cattle: 177(83.1%) 265(88.6%) 283(82.3%) Replacement Cattle: 0(0.0%) 0(0.0%) 5(1.5%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 $--
400-500 120 120 0.0000 $540
500-600 $--
600-700 123 123 0.0000 $800
700-800 $--

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 129 134 139 $470
400-500 127 129 139 $579
500-600 125 125 139 $688
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 $81 $103 $116

Total Run