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Ouachita Livestock Auction

Archived Report

2/1/2022

Total Run: 397

Market Notes

Compared to last week: Feeder steers mostly sold 4.00 - 9.00 higher. Feeder heifers sold steady to 14.00 higher. Slaughter cows sold 2.00 - 8.00 higher. Slaughter bulls sold 3.00 to 11.00 higher on a meager test. Cattle today included: plain, average, and attractive offerings. Buyer demand was strong. Some value added cattle sold at a premium.

Supply included: 82% Feeder Cattle (32% Steers, 45% Heifers, 24% Bulls); 14% Slaughter Cattle (89% Cows, 11% Bulls); 4% Replacement Cattle (7% Stock Cows, 60% Bred Cows, 27% Bred Heifers, 7% Cow-Calf Pairs). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 30%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 1/25/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 397 407 372 Feeder Cattle: 326(82.1%) 351(86.2%) 278(74.7%) Slaughter Cattle: 56(14.1%) 43(10.6%) 29(7.8%) Replacement Cattle: 15(3.8%) 13(3.2%) 65(17.5%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 $--
400-500 171 183 186 $822
500-600 154 162 170 $889
600-700 151 164 170 $1,066
700-800 149 156 168 $1,170

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 164 167 170 $583
400-500 $--
500-600 $--
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 $85 $100 $110

Total Run