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Ouachita Livestock Auction

Archived Report

3/22/2022

Total Run: 167

Market Notes

Compared to last week: Feeder steers not well tested due to limited comparable offerings. Feeder heifers under 500 lbs. sold steady to 11.00 higher, and feeder heifers over 500 lbs. sold steady to 3.00 lower. Slaughter cows sold 2.00 - 9.00 higher. Slaughter bulls sold 10.00 - 16.00 higher. Cattle was plain to average with slaughter cattle in high demand.

Supply included: 77% Feeder Cattle (30% Steers, 51% Heifers, 19% Bulls); 19% Slaughter Cattle (78% Cows, 22% Bulls); 4% Replacement Cattle (14% Stock Cows, 57% Bred Cows, 14% Bred Heifers, 14% Cow-Calf Pairs). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 3%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 3/15/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 167 307 284 Feeder Cattle: 128(76.6%) 226(73.6%) 263(92.6%) Slaughter Cattle: 32(19.2%) 53(17.3%) 18(6.3%) Replacement Cattle: 7(4.2%) 28(9.1%) 3(1.1%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 203 203 0.0000 $711
400-500 171 184 199 $827
500-600 150 155 159 $855
600-700 140 140 158 $910
700-800 $--

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 165 166 167 $581
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 $95 $114 $127

Total Run