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Saluda County Stockyards

Archived Report

5/2/2022

Total Run: 786

Market Notes

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

Supply included: 72% Feeder Cattle (44% Steers, 40% Heifers, 17% Bulls); 16% Slaughter Cattle (88% Cows, 12% Bulls); 3% Replacement Cattle (25% Stock Cows, 50% Bred Cows, 25% Cow-Calf Pairs); 6% Slaughter Goats (60% Kids, 18% Nannies/Does, 23% Bucks/Billies); 0% Replacement Goats (100% Families); 1% Feeder Pigs (100% Pigs); 3% Slaughter Hogs (80% Barrows & Gilts, 20% Sows). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 13%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 4/25/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 786 832 659 Feeder Cattle: 564(71.8%) 633(76.1%) 554(84.1%) Slaughter Cattle: 127(16.2%) 119(14.3%) 56(8.5%) Replacement Cattle: 24(3.1%) 41(4.9%) 15(2.3%) Slaughter Goats: 45(5.7%) 20(2.4%) 29(4.4%) Replacement Goats: 1(0.1%) 0(0.0%) 1(0.2%) Feeder Pigs: 5(0.6%) 14(1.7%) 3(0.5%) Slaughter Hogs: 20(2.5%) 5(0.6%) 1(0.2%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 175 183 185 $457
300-400 170 178 195 $624
400-500 170 175 180 $787
500-600 155 164 173 $901
600-700 155 157 160 $1,023
700-800 $--

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 145 150 155 $375
300-400 145 149 157.5 $521
400-500 140 148 155 $664
500-600 134 142 145 $779
600-700 147 147 145 $956
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 $88 $104 $114

Total Run