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Saluda County Stockyards

Archived Report

2/28/2022

Total Run: 450

Market Notes

Compared to last week feeder steers and bulls were 4.00 to 6.00 higher. Feeder heifers were 1.00 to 2.00 higher. Slaughter cows were 5.00 to 8.00 higher. Slaughter bulls were steady. Average offerings of average to plain quality cattle with active buyer participation.

Supply included: 69% Feeder Cattle (37% Steers, 41% Heifers, 22% Bulls); 26% Slaughter Cattle (94% Cows, 6% Bulls); 1% Replacement Cattle (75% Stock Cows, 25% Cow-Calf Pairs); 4% Slaughter Goats (56% Kids, 28% Nannies/Does, 17% Bucks/Billies); 0% Slaughter Hogs (100% Boars). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 18%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 2/21/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 450 746 688 Feeder Cattle: 309(68.7%) 600(80.4%) 538(78.2%) Slaughter Cattle: 117(26.0%) 77(10.3%) 95(13.8%) Replacement Cattle: 4(0.9%) 17(2.3%) 17(2.5%) Slaughter Goats: 19(4.2%) 47(6.3%) 18(2.6%) Feeder Pigs: 0(0.0%) 0(0.0%) 17(2.5%) Slaughter Hogs: 1(0.2%) 5(0.7%) 3(0.4%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 180 189 200 $472
300-400 175 193 212.5 $674
400-500 180 188 195 $848
500-600 172.5 176 180 $969
600-700 164 167 170 $1,085
700-800 $--

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 145 152 160 $379
300-400 145 152 160 $531
400-500 135 143 152.5 $645
500-600 125 130 140 $718
600-700 124 126 130 $817
700-800 118 118 130 $885

*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 $96 $112 $125

Total Run