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Hope Livestock Auction

Archived Report

5/12/2022

Total Run: 723

Market Notes

Compared to last week: Feeder steers under 550 lbs. 7.00-15.00 lower; over 550 lbs. 1.00-3.00 lower. Feeder heifers under 450 lbs. 8.0011.00 lower; over 450 lbs. steady to 3.00 higher. Slaughter cows 3.00-5.00 higher. Slaughter bulls steady. Quality was plain. Market was softer on most classes of feeder cattle. Cattle futures have seen cheaper prices over last week or so and has bled down in the auction market. Buyer activity was more reluctant this week.

Supply included: 75% Feeder Cattle (42% Steers, 48% Heifers, 10% Bulls); 21% Slaughter Cattle (86% Cows, 14% Bulls); 4% Replacement Cattle (24% Bred Cows, 76% Cow-Calf Pairs). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 11%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 5/5/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 723 586 810 Feeder Cattle: 543(75.1%) 446(76.1%) 511(63.1%) Slaughter Cattle: 150(20.7%) 130(22.2%) 159(19.6%) Replacement Cattle: 30(4.1%) 10(1.7%) 140(17.3%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 180 185 200 $649
400-500 165 173 178 $778
500-600 155 164 172 $900
600-700 145 148 153 $961
700-800 137 138 146 $1,038

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 150 158 167 $553
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 $68 $83 $93

Total Run