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Tennessee Weekly Cattle Auction Summary

Archived Report

4/29/2023

Total Run: 7,867

Market Notes

Compared to last week, feeder steers and heifers were mostly 4.00-5.00 lower with instances sharply lower. Trade was moderate and demand was moderate at best. Buyers continue to show the strongest interest in long-weaned (45+ days), preconditioned feeder cattle. Slaughter cows and bulls were mostly steady to 2.00 lower.

Supply included: 76% Feeder Cattle (35% Steers, 0% Dairy Steers, 44% Heifers, 21% Bulls); 16% Slaughter Cattle (0% Dairy Steers, 83% Cows, 17% Bulls); 8% Replacement Cattle (1% Stock Cows, 51% Bred Cows, 8% Bred Heifers, 40% Cow-Calf Pairs, 1% Bulls). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 26%.

LIVESTOCK SUMMARY Current Week Last Reported 4/17/2023 Last Year Total Receipts: 7,867 9,018 6,365 Feeder Cattle: 5,965(75.8%) 6,987(77.5%) 4,938(77.6%) Slaughter Cattle: 1,275(16.2%) 1,193(13.2%) 1,019(16.0%) Replacement Cattle: 627(8.0%) 838(9.3%) 408(6.4%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 222.5 257 290 $643
300-400 220 257 292.5 $899
400-500 200 238 273 $1,072
500-600 200 231 245 $1,270
600-700 $--
700-800 $--

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 187 229 255 $572
300-400 177.5 221 261 $773
400-500 178 213 243 $957
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 $124 $124 $0
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