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Ouachita Livestock Auction

Archived Report

3/8/2022

Total Run: 309

Market Notes

Compared to last week: Feeder steers sold 1.00 - 5.00 higher on a meager test. Feeder heifers sold 10.00 - 11.00 lower. Slaughter cows sold 2.00 - 5.00 higher. Slaughter bulls sold 6.00 - 12.00 lower. Cattle was plain to average with some value added cattle selling at a premium.

Supply included: 84% Feeder Cattle (20% Steers, 49% Heifers, 32% Bulls); 12% Slaughter Cattle (76% Cows, 24% Bulls); 4% Replacement Cattle (46% Stock Cows, 31% Bred Cows, 15% Cow-Calf Pairs, 8% Bulls). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 28%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 3/1/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 309 161 1,485 Feeder Cattle: 259(83.8%) 24(14.9%) 1,428(96.2%) Slaughter Cattle: 37(12.0%) 126(78.3%) 34(2.3%) Replacement Cattle: 13(4.2%) 11(6.8%) 23(1.5%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 196 202 207 $706
400-500 208 208 207 $936
500-600 151 183 207 $1,009
600-700 154 170 187.25 $1,107
700-800 $--

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 154 162 170 $566
400-500 140 149 162 $669
500-600 130 139 147 $763
600-700 129 137 144 $887
700-800 115 115 143 $863

*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 $99 $106

Total Run