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Hope Livestock Auction

Archived Report

4/8/2021

Total Run: 1,072

Market Notes

Compared to last week: Feeder steers 4.00-10.00 higher. Feeder heifers under 500 lbs. 7.00-15.00 higher; over 500 lbs. 5.00-7.00 higher. Slaughter cows 3.00-4.00 higher. Slaughter bulls 3.00-6.00 higher. Quality was average. Market was higher on all classes of cattle. Futures trade has been higher last two weeks. This has helped raise the cash market. Buyer activity was strong.

Supply included: 71% Feeder Cattle (36% Steers, 60% Heifers, 4% Bulls); 18% Slaughter Cattle (88% Cows, 12% Bulls); 10% Replacement Cattle (53% Bred Cows, 5% Bred Heifers, 43% Cow-Calf Pairs). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 37%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 4/1/2021 Last Year Total Receipts: 1,072 981 0 Feeder Cattle: 764(71.3%) 828(84.4%) 0(0.0%) Slaughter Cattle: 198(18.5%) 133(13.6%) 0(0.0%) Replacement Cattle: 110(10.3%) 20(2.0%) 0(0.0%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 180 192 205 $672
400-500 165 176 183 $791
500-600 155 166 175 $912
600-700 137 149 157 $967
700-800 129 137 138 $1,027

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 150 159 166 $556
400-500 140 152 162 $685
500-600 134 140 144 $768
600-700 118 141 142.6 $917
700-800 112 112 142.6 $840

*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 $75 $92 $102

Total Run