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Hope Livestock Auction

Archived Report

5/6/2021

Total Run: 674

Market Notes

Compared to last week: Feeder steers 5.00-10.00 lower. Feeder heifers 2.00-4.00 lower. Slaughter cows steady to 1.00 lower. Slaughter bulls steady to 2.00 higher. Quality was plain. Grain futures continue to rise, putting more pressure on cattle prices. Demand was softer.

Supply included: 71% Feeder Cattle (66% Steers, 31% Heifers, 3% Bulls); 27% Slaughter Cattle (87% Cows, 13% Bulls); 2% Replacement Cattle (17% Stock Cows, 83% Bred Cows). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 18%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 4/29/2021 Last Year Total Receipts: 674 681 0 Feeder Cattle: 480(71.2%) 455(66.8%) 0(0.0%) Slaughter Cattle: 179(26.6%) 186(27.3%) 0(0.0%) Replacement Cattle: 15(2.2%) 40(5.9%) 0(0.0%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 150 159 165 $557
400-500 131 143 152 $644
500-600 130 136 144 $747
600-700 125 128 128 $833
700-800 116 117 128 $876

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 $--
400-500 $--
500-600 $--
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 $70 $83 $90

Total Run