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Laurens Livestock Exchange

Archived Report

5/11/2022

Total Run: 397

Market Notes

Compared to last week all classes of feeder cattle 2.00 to 4.00 higher, slaughter cows 3.00 higher, slaughter bulls 2.00 higher. Moderate offering of average quality cattle with active buyer participation.

Supply included: 77% Feeder Cattle (49% Steers, 39% Heifers, 12% Bulls); 10% Slaughter Cattle (76% Cows, 24% Bulls); 4% Replacement Cattle (31% Stock Cows, 19% Bred Cows, 44% Cow-Calf Pairs, 6% Bulls); 8% Slaughter Goats (37% Kids, 37% Nannies/Does, 16% Bucks/Billies, 5% Wethers, 5% Wether Kids); 1% Replacement Goats (25% Nannies/Does, 75% Families); 0% Slaughter Hogs (100% Sows). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 20%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 5/4/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 397 363 347 Feeder Cattle: 304(76.6%) 196(54.0%) 235(67.7%) Slaughter Cattle: 41(10.3%) 88(24.2%) 36(10.4%) Replacement Cattle: 16(4.0%) 34(9.4%) 33(9.5%) Slaughter Goats: 31(7.8%) 28(7.7%) 37(10.7%) Replacement Goats: 4(1.0%) 0(0.0%) 6(1.7%) Slaughter Hogs: 1(0.3%) 17(4.7%) 0(0.0%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 195 201 0.0000 $704
400-500 172 178 195 $800
500-600 167.5 178 188 $978
600-700 163 164 164 $1,063
700-800 152 152 164 $1,140

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 149 150 157.5 $527
400-500 145 146 147.5 $658
500-600 143 149 150 $817
600-700 140 140 145 $910
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 $92 $111 $119

Total Run