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Tennessee Weekly Cattle Auction Summary

Most Recent Report

5/14/2022

Total Run: 5,420

Market Notes

Compared to last week, feeder steers were mostly 1.00-4.00 higher, and feeder heifers mostly steady to 3.00 higher with good demand for feeder classes. Slaughter cows and bulls were mostly steady to 2.00 higher with good demand. Summer temperatures were prevalent throughout the region for the week which increased field work and slightly decreased livestock movement. .

Supply included: 79% Feeder Cattle (33% Steers, 45% Heifers, 22% Bulls); 16% Slaughter Cattle (86% Cows, 14% Bulls); 5% Replacement Cattle (47% Bred Cows, 8% Bred Heifers, 43% Cow-Calf Pairs, 1% Heifer Pairs). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 25%.

LIVESTOCK SUMMARY Current Week Last Reported 5/2/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 5,420 6,440 4,341 Feeder Cattle: 4,271(78.8%) 5,060(78.6%) 3,211(74.0%) Slaughter Cattle: 870(16.1%) 1,048(16.3%) 716(16.5%) Replacement Cattle: 279(5.1%) 332(5.2%) 414(9.5%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 190 199 220 $498
300-400 175 197 210 $690
400-500 170 186 202.5 $839
500-600 160 179 193.75 $985
600-700 144 161 180 $1,047
700-800 114 143 155 $1,075

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 $--
400-500 $--
500-600 $--
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 $67 $83 $106

Total Run