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Ouachita Livestock Auction

Archived Report

4/19/2022

Total Run: 332

Market Notes

Compared to last week: Feeder steers sold 7.00 - 16.00 lower on a meager test. Feeder heifers sold 1.00 - 5.00 higher. Slaughter cows sold 5.00 - 7.00 higher. Slaughter bulls not well tested due to limited comparable offerings. Some value added cattle sold at a premium.

Supply included: 86% Feeder Cattle (34% Steers, 51% Heifers, 15% Bulls); 8% Slaughter Cattle (97% Cows, 3% Bulls); 5% Replacement Cattle (28% Stock Cows, 72% Bred Cows). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 23%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 4/12/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 332 548 198 Feeder Cattle: 287(86.4%) 333(60.8%) 154(77.8%) Slaughter Cattle: 27(8.1%) 104(19.0%) 28(14.1%) Replacement Cattle: 18(5.4%) 111(20.3%) 16(8.1%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 186 190 193 $666
400-500 170 181 193 $817
500-600 155 172 194 $947
600-700 146 161 169 $1,044
700-800 131 139 144 $1,040

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 172 175 177 $612
400-500 163 171 177 $767
500-600 154 160 167 $880
600-700 140 157 163 $1,018
700-800 126 126 149 $945

*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 $103 $103 $0

Total Run