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Sioux Falls Regional Cattle Auction

Archived Report

8/15/2022

Total Run: 3,000

Market Notes

Compared to two weeks ago: Feeder steers and heifers sold with steady to higher undertones, except 1100 lbs - 1150 lbs steady to 4.00 lower. Demand for this large eye appealing offering was good. The rain brought in a few extra buyers today. Some nice green grass calves were brought in today since the pasture is dried up. The light weight calves are hard to find right now creating a frenzy of bidders at the auction today. CME Feeders closed lower along with corn. Slaughters cows 2.00 to 5.00 higher. Slaughter bulls sold with higher undertones.

Supply included: 95% Feeder Cattle (60% Steers, 40% Heifers); 5% Slaughter Cattle (85% Cows, 15% Bulls). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 95%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 8/1/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 3,000 2,694 2,505 Feeder Cattle: 2,850(95.0%) 2,633(97.7%) 2,385(95.2%) Slaughter Cattle: 150(5.0%) 61(2.3%) 120(4.8%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 332.5 333 0.0000 $831
300-400 280 280 0.0000 $980
400-500 270 270 0.0000 $1,215
500-600 223 224 227 $1,234
600-700 201 201 227 $1,308
700-800 180.75 194 201 $1,455

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 282.5 283 285 $708
300-400 240 251 285 $877
400-500 195 195 285 $878
500-600 175 175 285 $963
600-700 182.25 185 285 $1,205
700-800 172.5 175 182 $1,313

*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 $85 $107 $117

Total Run