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Saluda County Stockyards

Archived Report

3/21/2022

Total Run: 660

Market Notes

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

Supply included: 75% Feeder Cattle (32% Steers, 1% Dairy Steers, 40% Heifers, 28% Bulls); 13% Slaughter Cattle (87% Cows, 13% Bulls); 3% Replacement Cattle (10% Stock Cows, 65% Bred Cows, 20% Cow-Calf Pairs, 5% Bulls); 7% Slaughter Goats (64% Kids, 16% Nannies/Does, 20% Bucks/Billies); 0% Replacement Goats (100% Nannies/Does); 1% Feeder Pigs (100% Pigs); 0% Slaughter Hogs (67% Barrows & Gilts, 33% Boars). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 17%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 3/14/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 660 385 628 Feeder Cattle: 493(74.7%) 298(77.4%) 498(79.3%) Slaughter Cattle: 86(13.0%) 52(13.5%) 51(8.1%) Replacement Cattle: 20(3.0%) 5(1.3%) 40(6.4%) Slaughter Goats: 49(7.4%) 28(7.3%) 9(1.4%) Replacement Goats: 2(0.3%) 0(0.0%) 0(0.0%) Feeder Pigs: 7(1.1%) 0(0.0%) 29(4.6%) Slaughter Hogs: 3(0.5%) 2(0.5%) 1(0.2%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 180 192 207.5 $479
300-400 180 187 195 $654
400-500 175 180 185 $809
500-600 171 173 176 $953
600-700 $--
700-800 $--

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 145 152 160 $531
400-500 135 142 152.5 $640
500-600 130 142 141 $779
600-700 130 134 138 $871
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 $82 $115 $132

Total Run