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Ouachita Livestock Auction

Archived Report

2/22/2022

Total Run: 283

Market Notes

Compared to last week: Feeder steers sold mostly steady to 2.00 lower. Feeder heifers under 500 lbs. sold 4.00 - 8.00 lower. Feeder heifers over 500 lbs. sold mostly 1.00 - 6.00 higher. Slaughter cows sold 6.00 - 13.00 higher. Slaughter bulls not well tested due to limited comparable offerings, however the bulls sold today were in high demand.

Supply included: 86% Feeder Cattle (17% Steers, 53% Heifers, 30% Bulls); 10% Slaughter Cattle (82% Cows, 18% Bulls); 5% Replacement Cattle (69% Stock Cows, 31% Bred Cows). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 28%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 2/15/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 283 388 132 Feeder Cattle: 243(85.9%) 326(84.0%) 111(84.1%) Slaughter Cattle: 27(9.5%) 34(8.8%) 17(12.9%) Replacement Cattle: 13(4.6%) 28(7.2%) 4(3.0%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 $--
400-500 188 193 202 $867
500-600 176 180 183 $991
600-700 158 166 173 $1,077
700-800 153 153 173 $1,148

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 166 170 173 $596
400-500 155 159 165 $716
500-600 144 150 159 $826
600-700 140 144 148 $935
700-800 130 139 143 $1,044

*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 $103 $106

Total Run