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Saluda County Stockyards

Archived Report

3/8/2021

Total Run: 802

Market Notes

Compared to last week feeder steers and bulls were 3.00 to 5.00 higher, feeder heifers were 2.00 lower. Slaughter cows and bulls were 4.00 to 5.00 lower. Average offerings of average quality cattle with active buyer participation.

Supply included: 85% Feeder Cattle (33% Steers, 41% Heifers, 26% Bulls); 9% Slaughter Cattle (88% Cows, 13% Bulls); 2% Replacement Cattle (11% Stock Cows, 83% Bred Cows, 6% Cow-Calf Pairs); 2% Slaughter Goats (50% Kids, 31% Nannies/Does, 13% Bucks/Billies, 6% Wethers); 0% Replacement Goats (100% Nannies/Does); 1% Feeder Pigs (100% Pigs); 0% Slaughter Hogs (100% Boars). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 13%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 3/1/2021 Last Year Total Receipts: 802 688 450 Feeder Cattle: 684(85.3%) 538(78.2%) 343(76.2%) Slaughter Cattle: 72(9.0%) 95(13.8%) 68(15.1%) Replacement Cattle: 18(2.2%) 17(2.5%) 6(1.3%) Slaughter Goats: 16(2.0%) 18(2.6%) 22(4.9%) Replacement Goats: 3(0.4%) 0(0.0%) 0(0.0%) Feeder Pigs: 7(0.9%) 17(2.5%) 1(0.2%) Slaughter Hogs: 2(0.2%) 3(0.4%) 10(2.2%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 160 169 180 $422
300-400 160 165 180 $577
400-500 155 160 165 $719
500-600 140 146 155 $802
600-700 120 127 135 $828
700-800 119 120 120 $896

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 130 132 137.5 $330
300-400 125 129 137.5 $452
400-500 120 125 135 $562
500-600 115 119 123 $656
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 $72 $86 $95

Total Run