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Sioux Falls Regional Cattle Auction

Most Recent Report

11/21/2022

Total Run: 2,017

Market Notes

Compared to last week: Feeder steers steady to 5.00 higher, except 700 lbs - 750lbs 5.00 to 7.00 lower, heifers steady to 3.00 lower, except 600 lbs - 700 lbs 1.00 to 5.00 higher. Demand for this nice Thanksgiving week offering was good. 10 loads of yearling steers really got farmers and buyers on the end of their seats. Factors affecting the market today, load lots versus small packages, vaccinations given, amount the feeders had been weaned and hide color. Total inventories were down 2% at 11.454 million head according to the November Cattle on Feed report. Placements dropped 6% from last year and are at the lowest level in 20 years. Slaughter cows steady to 3.00 lower. Bulls 1.00 to 2.00 lower.

Supply included: 96% Feeder Cattle (72% Steers, 28% Heifers); 4% Slaughter Cattle (88% Cows, 12% Bulls). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 64%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 11/14/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 2,017 2,200 2,333 Feeder Cattle: 1,927(95.5%) 2,100(95.5%) 2,204(94.5%) Slaughter Cattle: 90(4.5%) 100(4.5%) 129(5.5%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 270 275 0.0000 $963
400-500 219 227 242.5 $1,023
500-600 202.5 212 227 $1,165
600-700 155 195 207.25 $1,270
700-800 171 180 182.5 $1,352

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 220 232 237 $810
400-500 202 211 230 $951
500-600 175 182 195 $1,003
600-700 171 175 179 $1,135
700-800 177.5 178 174 $1,331

*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 $87 $96

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