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Saluda County Stockyards

Archived Report

4/12/2021

Total Run: 765

Market Notes

Compared to last week feeder heifers were 2.00 to 4.00 higher, feeder steers an bulls were steady to 2.00 higher. Slaughter cows were 3.00 to 4.00 higher, slaughter bulls were steady. Average offering of average to plain quality cattle with active buyer participation.

Supply included: 79% Feeder Cattle (39% Steers, 0% Dairy Steers, 35% Heifers, 26% Bulls); 11% Slaughter Cattle (84% Cows, 16% Bulls); 3% Replacement Cattle (60% Stock Cows, 35% Bred Cows, 5% Cow-Calf Pairs); 5% Slaughter Goats (51% Kids, 44% Nannies/Does, 5% Bucks/Billies); 1% Slaughter Hogs (60% Barrows & Gilts, 40% Boars). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 17%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 4/5/2021 Last Year Total Receipts: 765 471 79 Feeder Cattle: 607(79.3%) 415(88.1%) 40(50.6%) Slaughter Cattle: 86(11.2%) 35(7.4%) 36(45.6%) Replacement Cattle: 20(2.6%) 12(2.5%) 3(3.8%) Slaughter Goats: 42(5.5%) 5(1.1%) 0(0.0%) Slaughter Hogs: 10(1.3%) 2(0.4%) 0(0.0%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 165 170 175 $425
300-400 160 164 170 $573
400-500 155 158 165 $710
500-600 153 157 165 $866
600-700 133 135 140 $874
700-800 125 128 130 $959

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 137.5 141 142.5 $353
300-400 135 139 146 $486
400-500 135 138 145 $622
500-600 125 134 140 $735
600-700 120 123 125 $797
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 $75 $97 $108

Total Run