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Sioux Falls Regional Cattle Auction

Archived Report

3/28/2022

Total Run: 3,944

Market Notes

Compared to last week: Feeder steers steady to 5.00 lower except 500lbs - 550lbs, 800lbs - 950lbs steady to 5.00 higher. Feeder heifers steady to 5.00 lower. Demand for this eye appealing offering of cattle was good. Several large lots of steers and heifers offered in pot load quantity. US Inventory of cattle on feed reported at 12.163 million head on March 1st, up 1% from last year. Highest March 1st inventory on record. Inventory has been larger than 11 million head for 52 out of the last 53 months. CME Feeder Cattle closed lower along with corn. Slaughter cows steady to 3.00 lower. Slaughter bulls 1.00 to 2.00 higher.

Supply included: 97% Feeder Cattle (67% Steers, 33% Heifers); 3% Slaughter Cattle (91% Cows, 9% Bulls). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 92%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 3/21/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 3,944 3,596 2,361 Feeder Cattle: 3,842(97.4%) 3,500(97.3%) 2,300(97.4%) Slaughter Cattle: 102(2.6%) 96(2.7%) 61(2.6%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 $--
400-500 222.5 223 0.0000 $1,001
500-600 184.5 194 209 $1,066
600-700 172 185 192 $1,201
700-800 152 164 173 $1,231

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 $--
400-500 190 194 0.0000 $875
500-600 165 168 169 $922
600-700 152.5 159 167 $1,037
700-800 139 143 151.25 $1,069

*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 $106 $119

Total Run