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Sioux Falls Regional Cattle Auction

Archived Report

2/28/2022

Total Run: 4,380

Market Notes

Compared to last week: Feeder steers steady to 5.00 lower, except 650lbs - 700lbs 1.00 to 4.00 higher, 750lbs - 800lbs 6.00 to 9.00 higher. Feeder heifers steady to 5.00 lower, except 450lbs - 600lbs steady to 5.00 higher, 700lbs - 750lbs 2.00 higher. Demand for this eye appealing offering of feeder cattle was good. Several farmer buyers in the seats today bidding. Flesh conditions were a little more than we have seen in previous weeks. Black hided cattle were in biggest demand, creating wide price gaps. Cattle on feed as of February 1st was up 1%. CME Feeder Cattle closed lower while corn jumped the limit higher. Slaughter cows steady to 3.00 lower. Slaughter bulls to few to make a meaningful comparison.

Supply included: 98% Feeder Cattle (57% Steers, 43% Heifers); 2% Slaughter Cattle (95% Cows, 5% Bulls). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 77%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 2/21/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 4,380 3,991 6,118 Feeder Cattle: 4,295(98.1%) 3,916(98.1%) 5,973(97.6%) Slaughter Cattle: 85(1.9%) 75(1.9%) 145(2.4%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 277.5 278 0.0000 $694
300-400 230 235 243 $824
400-500 206 220 231 $992
500-600 196 203 213 $1,118
600-700 178 190 200 $1,237
700-800 166 172 181 $1,290

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 240 240 0.0000 $600
300-400 207 213 218 $745
400-500 187 198 204 $890
500-600 170 178 186 $977
600-700 153.5 161 167 $1,049
700-800 142 151 159.75 $1,130

*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 $91 $104 $112

Total Run