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Saluda County Stockyards

Archived Report

4/4/2022

Total Run: 652

Market Notes

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

Supply included: 76% Feeder Cattle (32% Steers, 0% Dairy Steers, 35% Heifers, 33% Bulls); 11% Slaughter Cattle (80% Cows, 20% Bulls); 5% Replacement Cattle (13% Stock Cows, 34% Bred Cows, 53% Cow-Calf Pairs); 7% Slaughter Goats (67% Kids, 12% Nannies/Does, 19% Bucks/Billies, 2% Wethers); 0% Replacement Goats (100% Families); 1% Slaughter Hogs (83% Barrows & Gilts, 17% Boars). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 13%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 3/28/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 652 772 471 Feeder Cattle: 498(76.4%) 507(65.7%) 415(88.1%) Slaughter Cattle: 72(11.0%) 168(21.8%) 35(7.4%) Replacement Cattle: 32(4.9%) 34(4.4%) 12(2.5%) Slaughter Goats: 43(6.6%) 44(5.7%) 5(1.1%) Replacement Goats: 1(0.2%) 0(0.0%) 0(0.0%) Feeder Pigs: 0(0.0%) 1(0.1%) 2(0.4%) Slaughter Hogs: 6(0.9%) 18(2.3%) 2(0.4%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 175 178 180 $444
300-400 175 178 187.5 $624
400-500 170 172 175 $775
500-600 $--
600-700 $--
700-800 $--

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 145 147 150 $369
300-400 145 148 157.5 $518
400-500 140 148 155 $666
500-600 135 140 150 $769
600-700 128 131 134 $850
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 $108 $118

Total Run