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Sioux Falls Regional Cattle Auction

Archived Report

4/18/2022

Total Run: 1,856

Market Notes

Compared to last week: In a light test this week feeder steers and heifers sold with lower undertones. Demand for this offering of eye appealing cattle was good. Several loads of green yearlings sold. Black hided cattle in biggest demand creating wide price gaps. CME Feeder Cattle were lower at the time of this report, while corn took a big jump higher. Slaughter cows and bulls sold with steady undertones.

Supply included: 97% Feeder Cattle (41% Steers, 59% Heifers); 3% Slaughter Cattle (84% Cows, 16% Bulls). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 93%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 4/11/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 1,856 3,935 2,610 Feeder Cattle: 1,801(97.0%) 3,835(97.5%) 2,310(88.5%) Slaughter Cattle: 55(3.0%) 100(2.5%) 300(11.5%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 212.5 213 0.0000 $744
400-500 200 206 0.0000 $929
500-600 196 196 0.0000 $1,078
600-700 170 174 0.0000 $1,129
700-800 154.25 158 160 $1,186

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 180 180 0.0000 $630
400-500 181 184 0.0000 $829
500-600 160 166 170 $912
600-700 145 149 158 $969
700-800 136 144 150.25 $1,081

*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 $98 $104

Total Run