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Tennessee Weekly Cattle Auction Summary

Archived Report

6/17/2023

Total Run: 8,333

Market Notes

Compared to last week, feeder cattle were mostly 4.00-8.00 lower. Demand was moderate at best with buyers showing the strongest interest in long-weaned (45+ days), preconditioned cattle. Slaughter cows were mostly 2.00-4.00 lower, and slaughter bulls mostly steady to 2.00 lower.

Supply included: 77% Feeder Cattle (28% Steers, 0% Dairy Steers, 48% Heifers, 24% Bulls); 18% Slaughter Cattle (87% Cows, 13% Bulls, 0% Dairy Heifers); 6% Replacement Cattle (48% Bred Cows, 2% Bred Heifers, 45% Cow-Calf Pairs, 4% Heifer Pairs, 1% Bulls). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 24%.

LIVESTOCK SUMMARY Current Week Last Reported 6/5/2023 Last Year Total Receipts: 8,333 8,091 5,570 Feeder Cattle: 6,395(76.7%) 6,527(80.7%) 4,318(77.5%) Slaughter Cattle: 1,473(17.7%) 1,284(15.9%) 977(17.5%) Replacement Cattle: 465(5.6%) 280(3.5%) 275(4.9%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 214 263 310 $659
300-400 201 261 300 $915
400-500 210 251 285 $1,131
500-600 210 239 268 $1,316
600-700 185 227 262 $1,474
700-800 185 207 220 $1,554

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 181 235 285 $588
300-400 190 231 270 $807
400-500 195 219 245 $984
500-600 180 209 227 $1,147
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 $84 $102 $122

Total Run