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Hope Livestock Auction

Archived Report

4/14/2022

Total Run: 416

Market Notes

Compared to last week: Feeder steers 1.00-5.00 lower. Feeder heifers 3.00-5.00 lower. Slaughter cows 3.00-8.00 lower. Slaughter bulls steady. Quality was average to plain. Light receipts and wet conditions had some buyer reluctant to buy many cattle this week. Market was softer on most classes.

Supply included: 74% Feeder Cattle (52% Steers, 44% Heifers, 3% Bulls); 21% Slaughter Cattle (76% Cows, 24% Bulls); 5% Replacement Cattle (33% Bred Cows, 42% Cow-Calf Pairs, 25% Bulls). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 20%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 4/7/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 416 1,016 858 Feeder Cattle: 309(74.3%) 832(81.9%) 682(79.5%) Slaughter Cattle: 87(20.9%) 144(14.2%) 147(17.1%) Replacement Cattle: 20(4.8%) 40(3.9%) 29(3.4%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 197 198 200 $694
400-500 171 190 220 $853
500-600 160 174 188 $957
600-700 148 152 155 $986
700-800 140 144 147 $1,080

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 $91 $99

Total Run