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Indianapolis Stockyards

Archived Report

5/3/2022

Total Run: 162

Market Notes

Compared to last week, slaughter steers had instances of higher/lower with slaughter heifers were trending higher with a lighter offering today. No Holstein slaughter steers last week to compare but were trending lower this week. Cows were 1.00 to 3.00 higher with good value on high dressing breaker cows and bulls 2.00 to 6.00 lower. Feeder steers were mostly steady and feeder heifers sharply higher and feeder bulls 1.00 to 5.00 higher,

Supply included: 24% Feeder Cattle (10% Steers, 49% Heifers, 41% Bulls); 76% Slaughter Cattle (15% Steers, 6% Dairy Steers, 34% Heifers, 35% Cows, 9% Bulls). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 46%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 4/26/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 162 275 216 Feeder Cattle: 39(24.1%) 40(14.5%) 41(19.0%) Slaughter Cattle: 123(75.9%) 235(85.5%) 175(81.0%)

Feeder Steers

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

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 130 130 0.0000 $325
300-400 144 144 0.0000 $504
400-500 133 138 136 $619
500-600 135 137 139 $754
600-700 122 122 139 $793
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 $85 $109 $116

Total Run