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Sioux Falls Regional Cattle Auction

Archived Report

4/17/2023

Total Run: 3,903

Market Notes

Compared to last week: Feeder steers steady to 3.00 higher, with instances of 21.00. Feeder heifers 2.00 to 5.00 higher, with instances of 12.00. Demand for this eye appealing offering of cattle was good, light cattle were a little less active this week vs last. The biggest factor to get bidders attention was rounds of shots. Several lots of cattle were hauled in on Saturday, while most came in on Sunday. Some cattle carried a small amount of tag, which seemed not to be a major decisioning factor for buyers. There is considerable optimism in the cattle market the last few weeks. Simply supply dynamics, as well as, beef demand have analyst thinking these higher prices could stick around for near future. Slaughter cows steady to 2.00 higher in a light test. Bulls steady in alight test.

Supply included: 97% Feeder Cattle (50% Steers, 50% Heifers); 3% Slaughter Cattle (88% Cows, 12% Bulls). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 92%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 4/10/2023 Last Year Total Receipts: 3,903 2,495 1,856 Feeder Cattle: 3,803(97.4%) 2,420(97.0%) 1,801(97.0%) Slaughter Cattle: 100(2.6%) 75(3.0%) 55(3.0%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 $--
400-500 $--
500-600 230 250 261 $1,375
600-700 226 240 256 $1,558
700-800 214.5 229 242.25 $1,716

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 260 265 0.0000 $928
400-500 215 225 0.0000 $1,013
500-600 216 225 230 $1,239
600-700 200 217 224 $1,410
700-800 184 205 208 $1,534

*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 $108 $127

Total Run

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Location


Worthing, South Dakota