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Alabama Weekly Cattle Auction Summary

Most Recent Report

5/14/2022

Total Run: 7,761

Market Notes

Compared to one week ago: Slaughter cows and bulls sold mostly steady. Feeder classes sold steady to 2.00 lower. Replacement cows and pairs sold mostly steady. Trade moderate with moderate demand on feeder cattle. Year to date receipts totaled 200,679 compared to 203,976 a year ago.

Supply included: 77% Feeder Cattle (22% Steers, 48% Heifers, 30% Bulls); 15% Slaughter Cattle (87% Cows, 13% Bulls); 8% Replacement Cattle (3% Stock Cows, 44% Bred Cows, 1% Bred Heifers, 52% Cow-Calf Pairs). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 32%.

LIVESTOCK SUMMARY Current Week Last Reported 5/2/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 7,761 8,243 8,277 Feeder Cattle: 5,981(77.1%) 6,113(74.2%) 5,883(71.1%) Slaughter Cattle: 1,196(15.4%) 1,346(16.3%) 1,358(16.4%) Replacement Cattle: 584(7.5%) 784(9.5%) 1,036(12.5%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 193 193 0.0000 $483
300-400 167 184 200 $643
400-500 165 175 192 $786
500-600 150 163 177 $899
600-700 137 152 163 $989
700-800 132 142 146 $1,067

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 150 158 168 $554
400-500 138 152 162 $682
500-600 130 144 155 $794
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 $74 $100 $122

Total Run