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Saluda County Stockyards

Archived Report

8/23/2021

Total Run: 481

Market Notes

Compared to last week feeder cattle were 2.00 to 4.00 higher. Slaughter cows and bulls were steady. Average offering of average quality cattle with active buyer participation.

Supply included: 70% Feeder Cattle (31% Steers, 35% Heifers, 35% Bulls); 20% Slaughter Cattle (92% Cows, 8% Bulls); 1% Replacement Cattle (29% Stock Cows, 57% Bred Cows, 14% Cow-Calf Pairs); 5% Slaughter Goats (57% Kids, 19% Nannies/Does, 19% Bucks/Billies, 5% Wethers); 2% Feeder Pigs (100% Pigs); 2% Slaughter Hogs (100% Barrows & Gilts). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 20%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 8/16/2021 Last Year Total Receipts: 481 774 720 Feeder Cattle: 336(69.9%) 635(82.0%) 511(71.0%) Slaughter Cattle: 96(20.0%) 80(10.3%) 114(15.8%) Replacement Cattle: 7(1.5%) 15(1.9%) 6(0.8%) Slaughter Goats: 22(4.6%) 23(3.0%) 56(7.8%) Feeder Pigs: 12(2.5%) 10(1.3%) 23(3.2%) Slaughter Hogs: 8(1.7%) 11(1.4%) 10(1.4%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 160 171 177.5 $427
300-400 160 166 170 $579
400-500 158 164 166 $738
500-600 153 161 163 $887
600-700 144 145 149 $941
700-800 $--

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 145 145 0.0000 $363
300-400 135 140 145 $489
400-500 127 130 140 $586
500-600 125 137 135 $752
600-700 124 125 126 $813
700-800 125 125 126 $938

*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 $70 $99 $109

Total Run