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Ouachita Livestock Auction

Archived Report

5/25/2021

Total Run: 568

Market Notes

Compared to last week: Feeder steers sold mostly 2.00 - 8.00 higher, except for in a few instances in which they sold 7.00 to 11.00 lower. Feeder heifers sold 1.00 - 7.00 higher. Slaughter cows sold 2.00 - 4.00 higher. Slaughter bulls sold steady. Some value added cattle sold at a premium. Cattle that have been giving two sets of preconditioning shots and are weaned forty five plus days qualify to be labeled as value added.

Supply included: 87% Feeder Cattle (39% Steers, 42% Heifers, 20% Bulls); 10% Slaughter Cattle (94% Cows, 6% Bulls); 4% Replacement Cattle (36% Stock Cows, 55% Bred Cows, 5% Bred Heifers, 5% Bulls). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 14%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 5/18/2021 Last Year Total Receipts: 568 586 173 Feeder Cattle: 492(86.6%) 380(64.8%) 142(82.1%) Slaughter Cattle: 54(9.5%) 103(17.6%) 24(13.9%) Replacement Cattle: 22(3.9%) 103(17.6%) 7(4.0%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 161 167 167 $585
400-500 154 165 175 $740
500-600 143 152 159 $835
600-700 142 148 151 $964
700-800 120 128 139 $960

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 139 148 154 $517
400-500 131 141 152 $636
500-600 113 131 139 $720
600-700 116 124 133 $806
700-800 119 119 126 $893

*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 $78 $85 $89

Total Run