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Saluda County Stockyards

Archived Report

8/30/2021

Total Run: 617

Market Notes

Compared to last week, feeder steers and feeder bulls were steady. Feeder heifers were steady to 2.00 higher. Slaughter cows steady to 2.00 higher. Slaughter bulls were steady. There were moderate offerings of mostly plain to average quality cattle with active buyer participation.

Supply included: 81% Feeder Cattle (36% Steers, 1% Dairy Steers, 38% Heifers, 25% Bulls, 0% Dairy Heifers); 11% Slaughter Cattle (83% Cows, 17% Bulls); 3% Replacement Cattle (25% Stock Cows, 56% Bred Cows, 13% Cow-Calf Pairs, 6% Bulls); 6% Slaughter Goats (48% Kids, 23% Nannies/Does, 23% Bucks/Billies, 6% Wether Kids); 1% Slaughter Hogs (50% Barrows & Gilts, 50% Sows). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 16%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 8/23/2021 Last Year Total Receipts: 617 481 715 Feeder Cattle: 498(80.7%) 336(69.9%) 554(77.5%) Slaughter Cattle: 65(10.5%) 96(20.0%) 73(10.2%) Replacement Cattle: 16(2.6%) 7(1.5%) 27(3.8%) Slaughter Goats: 34(5.5%) 22(4.6%) 38(5.3%) Slaughter Hogs: 4(0.6%) 8(1.7%) 5(0.7%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 160 171 175 $427
300-400 155 164 172.5 $574
400-500 152 155 162.5 $696
500-600 142 143 162.5 $787
600-700 134 139 150 $904
700-800 134 135 135 $1,009

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 140 143 145 $357
300-400 132.5 141 147.5 $493
400-500 121 134 144 $603
500-600 $--
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 $84 $99 $106

Total Run