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Ouachita Livestock Auction

Archived Report

6/8/2021

Total Run: 691

Market Notes

Compared to last week: Feeder steers sold steady to 3.00 higher. Feeder heifers sold steady. Slaughter cows and bulls sold on average 1.00 - 7.00 higher. Cattle was plain to average with many attractive offerings in feeder, slaughter, and replacement cattle categories. In conjunction with today's regular sale, there were many replacement offerings. Buyer activity was good as some replacements were in demand.

Supply included: 72% Feeder Cattle (26% Steers, 47% Heifers, 27% Bulls); 9% Slaughter Cattle (88% Cows, 12% Bulls); 20% Replacement Cattle (14% Stock Cows, 53% Bred Cows, 7% Bred Heifers, 23% Cow-Calf Pairs, 3% Bulls). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 26%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 6/1/2021 Last Year Total Receipts: 691 78 539 Feeder Cattle: 496(71.8%) 65(83.3%) 501(92.9%) Slaughter Cattle: 60(8.7%) 9(11.5%) 31(5.8%) Replacement Cattle: 135(19.5%) 4(5.1%) 7(1.3%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 169 174 175 $610
400-500 154 165 171 $741
500-600 146 154 171 $845
600-700 133 140 145 $913
700-800 124.5 129 133 $968

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 149 153 157 $383
300-400 136 146 158 $512
400-500 131 140 147 $628
500-600 125 134 140 $735
600-700 121 130 131 $842
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 $98 $105

Total Run