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Saluda County Stockyards

Archived Report

3/28/2022

Total Run: 772

Market Notes

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

Supply included: 66% Feeder Cattle (32% Steers, 46% Heifers, 22% Bulls); 22% Slaughter Cattle (90% Cows, 10% Bulls); 4% Replacement Cattle (18% Stock Cows, 21% Bred Cows, 59% Cow-Calf Pairs, 3% Bulls); 6% Slaughter Goats (60% Kids, 3% Nannies/Does, 38% Bucks/Billies); 0% Feeder Pigs (100% Pigs); 2% Slaughter Hogs (100% Barrows & Gilts). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 6%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 3/21/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 772 660 323 Feeder Cattle: 507(65.7%) 493(74.7%) 229(70.9%) Slaughter Cattle: 168(21.8%) 86(13.0%) 52(16.1%) Replacement Cattle: 34(4.4%) 20(3.0%) 4(1.2%) Slaughter Goats: 44(5.7%) 49(7.4%) 22(6.8%) Replacement Goats: 0(0.0%) 2(0.3%) 1(0.3%) Feeder Pigs: 1(0.1%) 7(1.1%) 15(4.6%) Slaughter Hogs: 18(2.3%) 3(0.5%) 0(0.0%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 175 182 192.5 $456
300-400 175 187 210 $653
400-500 175 181 190 $816
500-600 165 173 177 $951
600-700 148 148 174 $962
700-800 $--

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 145 152 165 $379
300-400 145 148 160 $519
400-500 138 146 155 $655
500-600 134 138 145 $762
600-700 130 132 135 $856
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 $80 $108 $120

Total Run