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Ouachita Livestock Auction

Archived Report

3/15/2022

Total Run: 307

Market Notes

Compared to last week: Feeder steers sold steady to 1.00 higher on a sparse test. Feeder heifers sold mostly steady to 5.00 lower. Slaughter cows sold mostly 1.00 - 7.00 higher. Slaughter bulls sold 3.00 - 9.00 higher. Cattle was plain, with many thin options.

Supply included: 74% Feeder Cattle (15% Steers, 60% Heifers, 25% Bulls); 17% Slaughter Cattle (77% Cows, 23% Bulls); 9% Replacement Cattle (21% Stock Cows, 46% Bred Cows, 32% Cow-Calf Pairs). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 18%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 3/8/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 307 309 286 Feeder Cattle: 226(73.6%) 259(83.8%) 255(89.2%) Slaughter Cattle: 53(17.3%) 37(12.0%) 19(6.6%) Replacement Cattle: 28(9.1%) 13(4.2%) 12(4.2%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 205 206 206 $719
400-500 181 191 200 $860
500-600 160 166 175 $914
600-700 157 157 175 $1,021
700-800 $--

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 151 159 166 $557
400-500 140 147 156 $661
500-600 140 145 148 $799
600-700 130 135 138 $879
700-800 121 123 133 $925

*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 $75 $96 $111

Total Run