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Ouachita Livestock Auction

Archived Report

12/15/2020

Total Run: 282

Market Notes

Compared to last week: Feeder steers sold mostly steady to 8.00 lower. However, feeder steers between 500 and 600 lbs., sold 1.00 - 2.00 higher. Feeder heifers sold steady to 11.00 lower. Slaughter cows sold 1.00 - 5.00 lower. Slaughter bulls not well tested due to limited comparable offerings.

Supply included: 85% Feeder Cattle (29% Steers, 33% Heifers, 39% Bulls); 6% Slaughter Cattle (100% Cows); 9% Replacement Cattle (20% Stock Cows, 56% Bred Cows, 8% Bred Heifers, 12% Cow-Calf Pairs, 4% Bulls). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 21%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 12/8/2020 Last Year Total Receipts: 282 1,435 243 Feeder Cattle: 241(85.5%) 1,344(93.7%) 142(58.4%) Slaughter Cattle: 16(5.7%) 70(4.9%) 39(16.0%) Replacement Cattle: 25(8.9%) 21(1.5%) 62(25.5%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 170 171 172 $599
400-500 145 158 168 $712
500-600 134 144 157 $790
600-700 129 133 139 $865
700-800 131 131 139 $983

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 137 146 160 $509
400-500 121 129 136 $579
500-600 118 125 133 $689
600-700 120 120 127 $780
700-800 104 110 114 $823

*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 $47 $50 $50

Total Run