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Ouachita Livestock Auction

Archived Report

7/13/2021

Total Run: 825

Market Notes

Compared to two weeks ago: Feeder steers sold mostly steady to 12.00 higher, with one exception, steers averaging 526 lbs. sold 6.00 lower. Number one feeder heifers sold steady to 5.00 higher, while number two feeder heifers sold 1.00 - 4.00 lower. Slaughter cows sold steady to to 4.00 higher. Slaughter bulls not well tested due to limited comparable offerings. Some value added cattle sold at a premium. Supply and demand was good with many attractive offerings.

Supply included: 84% Feeder Cattle (35% Steers, 45% Heifers, 20% Bulls); 8% Slaughter Cattle (89% Cows, 11% Bulls); 9% Replacement Cattle (19% Stock Cows, 64% Bred Cows, 15% Cow-Calf Pairs, 1% Bulls). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 25%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 7/6/2021 Last Year Total Receipts: 825 535 275 Feeder Cattle: 689(83.5%) 448(83.7%) 235(85.5%) Slaughter Cattle: 64(7.8%) 70(13.1%) 33(12.0%) Replacement Cattle: 72(8.7%) 17(3.2%) 7(2.5%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 175 185 199 $647
400-500 163 179 193 $805
500-600 143 165 176 $907
600-700 136 144 153 $937
700-800 133 142 144 $1,062

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 151 155 160 $388
300-400 148 157 168 $548
400-500 139 148 159 $667
500-600 125 139 148 $766
600-700 117 129 136 $839
700-800 115 119 125 $892

*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 $85 $93 $97

Total Run