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Laurens Livestock Exchange

Archived Report

3/30/2022

Total Run: 500

Market Notes

Compared to last week no comparisons made on feeder steers and feeder bulls due to limited comparable sales, feeder heifers unevenly steady, slaughter cows and slaughter bulls 5.00 lower. Moderate offering of average to plain quality cattle with active buyer participation.

Supply included: 49% Feeder Cattle (30% Steers, 1% Dairy Steers, 44% Heifers, 25% Bulls); 24% Slaughter Cattle (94% Cows, 6% Bulls); 16% Replacement Cattle (17% Stock Cows, 44% Bred Cows, 38% Cow-Calf Pairs); 9% Slaughter Goats (19% Kids, 32% Nannies/Does, 16% Bucks/Billies, 11% Wethers, 22% Wether Kids); 2% Replacement Goats (63% Nannies/Does, 38% Bucks/Billies); 1% Slaughter Hogs (67% Barrows & Gilts, 17% Sows, 17% Boars). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 5%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 3/23/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 500 343 387 Feeder Cattle: 243(48.6%) 196(57.1%) 280(72.4%) Slaughter Cattle: 118(23.6%) 97(28.3%) 55(14.2%) Replacement Cattle: 81(16.2%) 22(6.4%) 33(8.5%) Slaughter Goats: 44(8.8%) 19(5.5%) 19(4.9%) Replacement Goats: 8(1.6%) 9(2.6%) 0(0.0%) Slaughter Hogs: 6(1.2%) 0(0.0%) 0(0.0%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 180 180 0.0000 $450
300-400 170 170 0.0000 $595
400-500 172.5 173 175 $780
500-600 152 152 153 $837
600-700 $--
700-800 $--

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 145 148 152.5 $517
400-500 142 146 151 $657
500-600 135 143 155 $787
600-700 $--
700-800 $--

*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 $55 $100 $61

Total Run