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Topeka Livestock Auction

Most Recent Report

5/17/2022

Total Run: 311

Market Notes

Compared to last week, slaughter steers were trending lower based on light receipts. Holstein slaughter steers were mostly steady to 1.00 lower. Slaughter heifers were trending lower based on light receipts. No comparison data is available on slaughter Holstein heifers. Slaughter cows were mostly steady to 2.00 higher. Slaughter bulls were trending lower based on light receipts.

Supply included: 56% Feeder Cattle (1% Steers, 11% Dairy Steers, 1% Heifers, 1% Bulls, 86% Dairy Heifers); 41% Slaughter Cattle (5% Steers, 16% Dairy Steers, 5% Heifers, 64% Cows, 4% Bulls, 6% Dairy Heifers); 2% Replacement Cattle (17% Bred Cows, 17% Bred Heifers, 67% Cow-Calf Pairs); 1% Replacement Dairy Cattle (100% Bred Heifers). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 43%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 5/10/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 311 167 0 Feeder Cattle: 175(56.3%) 44(26.3%) 0(0.0%) Slaughter Cattle: 127(40.8%) 123(73.7%) 0(0.0%) Replacement Cattle: 6(1.9%) 0(0.0%) 0(0.0%) Replacement Dairy Cattle: 3(1.0%) 0(0.0%) 0(0.0%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 $--
400-500 $--
500-600 117 117 0.0000 $644
600-700 $--
700-800 $--

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 $--
400-500 $--
500-600 $--
600-700 $--
700-800 460 460 0.0000 $3,450

*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 $89 $121 $145

Total Run