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Saluda County Stockyards

Archived Report

3/7/2022

Total Run: 784

Market Notes

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

Supply included: 77% Feeder Cattle (30% Steers, 0% Dairy Steers, 43% Heifers, 27% Bulls); 14% Slaughter Cattle (89% Cows, 11% Bulls); 4% Replacement Cattle (53% Bred Cows, 44% Cow-Calf Pairs, 3% Bulls); 4% Slaughter Goats (52% Kids, 33% Nannies/Does, 15% Bucks/Billies); 0% Replacement Goats (67% Nannies/Does, 33% Families); 1% Slaughter Hogs (80% Barrows & Gilts, 20% Boars). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 12%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 2/28/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 784 450 802 Feeder Cattle: 604(77.0%) 309(68.7%) 684(85.3%) Slaughter Cattle: 107(13.6%) 117(26.0%) 72(9.0%) Replacement Cattle: 34(4.3%) 4(0.9%) 18(2.2%) Slaughter Goats: 31(4.0%) 19(4.2%) 16(2.0%) Replacement Goats: 3(0.4%) 0(0.0%) 3(0.4%) Feeder Pigs: 0(0.0%) 0(0.0%) 7(0.9%) Slaughter Hogs: 5(0.6%) 1(0.2%) 2(0.2%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 175 182 190 $456
300-400 175 180 192.5 $630
400-500 175 186 190 $836
500-600 165 168 170 $921
600-700 $--
700-800 $--

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 145 152 165 $530
400-500 139 144 150 $648
500-600 135 138 148 $759
600-700 125 128 130 $833
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 $90 $108 $125

Total Run