Cattle.com

Chester Livestock Exchange

Most Recent Report

10/12/2021

Total Run: 290

Market Notes

Compared to last week no comparisons due to limited comparable sales. Moderate offering of average quality cattle with active buyer participation.

Supply included: 76% Feeder Cattle (35% Steers, 48% Heifers, 17% Bulls); 20% Slaughter Cattle (96% Cows, 4% Bulls); 4% Replacement Cattle (45% Stock Cows, 45% Bred Cows, 9% Bred Heifers). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 27%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 10/5/2021 Last Year Total Receipts: 290 272 198 Feeder Cattle: 221(76.2%) 202(74.3%) 155(78.3%) Slaughter Cattle: 58(20.0%) 38(14.0%) 12(6.1%) Replacement Cattle: 11(3.8%) 15(5.5%) 3(1.5%) Feeder Pigs: 0(0.0%) 8(2.9%) 0(0.0%) Slaughter Hogs: 0(0.0%) 9(3.3%) 28(14.1%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 130 137 140 $478
400-500 139 142 140 $637
500-600 133 134 135 $737
600-700 125 131 134 $848
700-800 125 129 134 $964

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 125 125 0.0000 $438
400-500 126 126 0.0000 $569
500-600 123 125 128 $688
600-700 120 120 125 $780
700-800 119 120 121 $900

*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 $81 $89 $0

Total Run