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Miles City Livestock Commission Auction

Most Recent Report

6/21/2022

Total Run: 1,180

Market Notes

Compared to last week, feeder heifers sold 3.00 to 4.00 higher. No comparison for feeder steers due to light receipts this week. Demand for feeder cattle was mostly moderate for very light offerings. Quality was mostly plain to average. Weigh up cows and bulls comprised most of the offering today, selling on good demand. Slaughter cows sold uneven; leans steady to 1.00 lower, boners and breakers 3.00 to 5.00 higher. Feeding cows sold on very good demand at 3.00 to 5.00 higher. Cow quality this week was mostly very attractive with many long strings of cows off reputation ranches. Slaughter bulls sold 1.00 to 3.00 higher. Young stock cows sold on a light test, though a firm undertone was noted.

Supply included: 5% Feeder Cattle (100% Heifers); 89% Slaughter Cattle (89% Cows, 11% Bulls); 6% Replacement Cattle (44% Stock Cows, 56% Cow-Calf Pairs). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 40%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 6/14/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 1,180 1,124 1,492 Feeder Cattle: 62(5.3%) 78(6.9%) 201(13.5%) Slaughter Cattle: 1,047(88.7%) 891(79.3%) 1,114(74.7%) Replacement Cattle: 71(6.0%) 155(13.8%) 177(11.9%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 $--
400-500 175 177 177 $796
500-600 $--
600-700 $--
700-800 146 146 146.5 $1,097

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 $--
400-500 175 177 177 $796
500-600 $--
600-700 $--
700-800 146 146 146.5 $1,097

*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 $104 $109 $117

Total Run