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Indianapolis Stockyards

Archived Report

4/19/2022

Total Run: 163

Market Notes

Compared to last week, slaughter steers were 1.00 higher with slaughter heifers instances of higher/lower with still good value on higher quality steers and heifers. No comparison on Holstein slaughter this week. Cows were 1.00 to 2.00 lower with bulls sharply higher. Feeder steers were mostly steady and feeder heifers instances of higher/lower with feeder bulls trending higher.

Supply included: 40% Feeder Cattle (22% Steers, 9% Dairy Steers, 37% Heifers, 8% Bulls, 25% Dairy Heifers); 60% Slaughter Cattle (35% Steers, 1% Dairy Steers, 26% Heifers, 28% Cows, 11% Bulls). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 46%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 4/12/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 163 330 290 Feeder Cattle: 65(39.9%) 29(8.8%) 46(15.9%) Slaughter Cattle: 98(60.1%) 301(91.2%) 244(84.1%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 $--
400-500 $--
500-600 140 140 0.0000 $770
600-700 135 135 0.0000 $878
700-800 $--

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 133 136 141 $476
400-500 125 129 141 $580
500-600 141 141 141 $776
600-700 121 121 141 $787
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 $98 $112 $118

Total Run