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Ouachita Livestock Auction

Archived Report

4/12/2022

Total Run: 548

Market Notes

Compared to last week: Feeder steers sold mostly 1.00 - 6.00 higher. Feeder heifers sold steady to 5.00 higher. Slaughter cows sold 7.00 - 10.00 lower. Slaughter bulls sold 9.00 - 11.00 lower. Cattle was plain to average, with groupings of attractive offerings. Today's cow sale offered cow calf pairs, bred cows, and stock cows. Buyer activity was moderate.

Supply included: 61% Feeder Cattle (15% Steers, 48% Heifers, 37% Bulls); 19% Slaughter Cattle (88% Cows, 12% Bulls); 20% Replacement Cattle (12% Stock Cows, 52% Bred Cows, 1% Bred Heifers, 30% Cow-Calf Pairs, 5% Bulls). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 10%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 4/5/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 548 782 244 Feeder Cattle: 333(60.8%) 699(89.4%) 190(77.9%) Slaughter Cattle: 104(19.0%) 56(7.2%) 36(14.8%) Replacement Cattle: 111(20.3%) 27(3.5%) 18(7.4%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 194 198 203 $691
400-500 187 193 195 $867
500-600 169 179 195 $987
600-700 154 156 158 $1,014
700-800 $--

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 165 172 175 $602
400-500 159 172 179 $775
500-600 155 159 160.5 $875
600-700 138 144 153 $939
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 $80 $91 $100

Total Run