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Ouachita Livestock Auction

Archived Report

3/29/2022

Total Run: 338

Market Notes

Compared to last week: Feeder steers sold 9.00 - 20.00 higher. Feeder heifers sold 4.00 - 13.00 higher. Slaughter cows sold mostly steady. Slaughter bulls sold 7.00 - 8.00 lower. Cattle was plain to average, with feeders in high demand. Next week a pre-vaccination sale is scheduled.

Supply included: 74% Feeder Cattle (24% Steers, 44% Heifers, 33% Bulls); 22% Slaughter Cattle (77% Cows, 23% Bulls); 4% Replacement Cattle (53% Stock Cows, 47% Bred Cows). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 7%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 3/22/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 338 167 227 Feeder Cattle: 249(73.7%) 128(76.6%) 180(79.3%) Slaughter Cattle: 74(21.9%) 32(19.2%) 19(8.4%) Replacement Cattle: 15(4.4%) 7(4.2%) 28(12.3%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 198 205 207 $717
400-500 191 199 204 $896
500-600 184 186 187 $1,021
600-700 154 162 171 $1,056
700-800 146 149 171 $1,119

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 166 170 173 $594
400-500 153 162 171 $727
500-600 143 154 163 $847
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 $78 $100 $118

Total Run