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Laurens Livestock Exchange

Archived Report

4/13/2022

Total Run: 489

Market Notes

Compared to last week feeder steers too few to trend, feeder heifers 2.0 lower, feeder bulls 2.00 higher, slaughter cows 5.00 lower, slaughter bulls 2.00 lower. Moderate offering of average quality cattle with active buyer participation.

Supply included: 40% Feeder Cattle (19% Steers, 1% Dairy Steers, 43% Heifers, 37% Bulls); 21% Slaughter Cattle (76% Cows, 24% Bulls); 16% Replacement Cattle (15% Stock Cows, 39% Bred Cows, 1% Bred Heifers, 42% Cow-Calf Pairs, 3% Bulls); 17% Slaughter Goats (35% Kids, 17% Nannies/Does, 38% Bucks/Billies, 8% Wethers, 2% Wether Kids); 5% Slaughter Hogs (96% Barrows & Gilts, 4% Sows). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 12%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 4/6/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 489 411 525 Feeder Cattle: 198(40.5%) 131(31.9%) 252(48.0%) Slaughter Cattle: 101(20.7%) 116(28.2%) 113(21.5%) Replacement Cattle: 80(16.4%) 95(23.1%) 106(20.2%) Slaughter Goats: 84(17.2%) 69(16.8%) 45(8.6%) Replacement Goats: 0(0.0%) 0(0.0%) 9(1.7%) Slaughter Hogs: 26(5.3%) 0(0.0%) 0(0.0%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 165 165 0.0000 $578
400-500 167.5 173 177.5 $777
500-600 162.5 163 163 $895
600-700 $--
700-800 $--

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 145 145 0.0000 $508
400-500 142.5 145 145 $651
500-600 140 143 147 $788
600-700 132.5 133 143 $861
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 $93 $105 $111

Total Run