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Ouachita Livestock Auction

Archived Report

4/5/2022

Total Run: 782

Market Notes

Compared to last week: Feeder steers sold 2.00 - 7.00 lower on a meager test. Feeder heifers sold 2.00 - 5.00 higher. Slaughter cows sold steady to 4.00 lower. Slaughter bulls sold steady to 5.00 lower. Some value added cattle sold at a premium. Special cow sale scheduled for next week.

Supply included: 89% Feeder Cattle (45% Steers, 40% Heifers, 15% Bulls); 7% Slaughter Cattle (86% Cows, 14% Bulls); 3% Replacement Cattle (33% Stock Cows, 56% Bred Cows, 4% Bred Heifers, 4% Cow-Calf Pairs, 4% Bulls). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 27%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 3/29/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 782 338 385 Feeder Cattle: 699(89.4%) 249(73.7%) 307(79.7%) Slaughter Cattle: 56(7.2%) 74(21.9%) 38(9.9%) Replacement Cattle: 27(3.5%) 15(4.4%) 40(10.4%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 201 212 220 $741
400-500 181 204 218 $918
500-600 171 188 199 $1,035
600-700 160 167 183 $1,088
700-800 150 156 158 $1,167

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 163 173 181 $604
400-500 157 169 179 $760
500-600 145 148 151 $814
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 $93 $96 $99

Total Run