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Laurens Livestock Exchange

Archived Report

4/20/2022

Total Run: 299

Market Notes

Compared to last week feeder steers and feeder bulls too few to trend ,feeder heifers 3.00 higher, slaughter cows and slaughter bulls 5.00 higher. Moderate offering of average to plain quality cattle due to extremely wet t conditions in the area with heavy buyer participation.

Supply included: 47% Feeder Cattle (20% Steers, 56% Heifers, 25% Bulls); 19% Slaughter Cattle (76% Cows, 24% Bulls); 12% Replacement Cattle (6% Stock Cows, 53% Bred Cows, 3% Bred Heifers, 33% Cow-Calf Pairs, 6% Bulls); 17% Slaughter Goats (35% Kids, 14% Nannies/Does, 30% Bucks/Billies, 19% Wethers, 3% Wether Kids); 3% Replacement Goats (100% Families); 3% Slaughter Hogs (75% Sows, 25% Boars). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 19%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 4/13/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 299 489 539 Feeder Cattle: 141(47.2%) 198(40.5%) 207(38.4%) Slaughter Cattle: 56(18.7%) 101(20.7%) 133(24.7%) Replacement Cattle: 36(12.0%) 80(16.4%) 151(28.0%) Slaughter Goats: 50(16.7%) 84(17.2%) 48(8.9%) Replacement Goats: 8(2.7%) 0(0.0%) 0(0.0%) Slaughter Hogs: 8(2.7%) 26(5.3%) 0(0.0%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 180 185 190 $461
300-400 170 172 180 $604
400-500 $--
500-600 $--
600-700 $--
700-800 145 145 180 $1,088

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 165 165 0.0000 $413
300-400 155 158 160 $552
400-500 145 149 152.5 $671
500-600 140 146 150 $801
600-700 130 130 150 $845
700-800 135 135 150 $1,013

*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 $83 $111 $121

Total Run