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Ouachita Livestock Auction

Archived Report

9/21/2021

Total Run: 610

Market Notes

Compared to last week: Feeder steers sold 4.00 - 14.00 lower. Feeder heifers sold mostly 4.00 - 10.00 lower. However, heifers averaging 500 lbs. sold steady to 3.00 higher. Slaughter cows sold 3.00 - 4.00 lower. Slaughter bulls sold 3.00 - 11.00 higher. Today, cattle was mostly plain to average with some attractive offerings. Additional offerings included many longhorn and crossbreds with 14% of calves weighing under 300 lbs.

Supply included: 76% Feeder Cattle (27% Steers, 39% Heifers, 34% Bulls); 20% Slaughter Cattle (84% Cows, 16% Bulls); 4% Replacement Cattle (22% Stock Cows, 57% Bred Cows, 17% Cow-Calf Pairs, 4% Bulls). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 12%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 9/14/2021 Last Year Total Receipts: 610 1,090 554 Feeder Cattle: 463(75.9%) 812(74.5%) 397(71.7%) Slaughter Cattle: 124(20.3%) 182(16.7%) 88(15.9%) Replacement Cattle: 23(3.8%) 96(8.8%) 69(12.5%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 201 201 0.0000 $503
300-400 176 187 196 $655
400-500 135 148 181 $665
500-600 132 143 147 $787
600-700 128 133 137 $863
700-800 $--

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 145 145 0.0000 $363
300-400 131 141 150 $492
400-500 120 129 136 $582
500-600 122 129 134 $712
600-700 118 124 131 $806
700-800 115 122 126 $914

*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 $67 $81 $93

Total Run