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Hope Livestock Auction

Archived Report

4/28/2022

Total Run: 566

Market Notes

Compared to two weeks ago: Feeder steers 3.00-6.00 higher. Feeder heifers unevenly steady except 450-600 lbs. were 8.00-12.00 higher. Slaughter cows 2.00-4.00 higher. Slaughter bulls 2.00-3.00 lower. Quality was average to plain. Buyers were very aggressive on cattle suitable to go to grass.

Supply included: 77% Feeder Cattle (52% Steers, 38% Heifers, 10% Bulls); 20% Slaughter Cattle (79% Cows, 21% Bulls); 3% Replacement Cattle (63% Bred Cows, 38% Cow-Calf Pairs). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 22%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 4/21/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 566 416 681 Feeder Cattle: 435(76.9%) 309(74.3%) 455(66.8%) Slaughter Cattle: 116(20.5%) 87(20.9%) 186(27.3%) Replacement Cattle: 15(2.7%) 20(4.8%) 40(5.9%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 190 208 230 $728
400-500 172 194 215 $872
500-600 165 176 188 $966
600-700 145 163 175 $1,060
700-800 144 145 147 $1,090

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 155 165 175 $576
400-500 146 159 162 $714
500-600 140 153 165 $841
600-700 134 143 152 $929
700-800 130 131 132 $983

*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 $65 $91 $100

Total Run