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Saluda County Stockyards

Archived Report

5/16/2022

Total Run: 682

Market Notes

Compared to last week feeder steers and feeder bulls steady, feeder heifers 4.00 higher slaughter cows3.00 higher, slaughter bulls 5.00 higher. Moderate offering of average to plain quality cattle with active buyer participation.

Supply included: 77% Feeder Cattle (29% Steers, 1% Dairy Steers, 37% Heifers, 33% Bulls); 5% Slaughter Cattle (88% Cows, 13% Bulls); 4% Replacement Cattle (46% Stock Cows, 25% Bred Cows, 4% Bred Heifers, 17% Cow-Calf Pairs, 8% Bulls); 14% Slaughter Goats (41% Kids, 27% Nannies/Does, 28% Bucks/Billies, 4% Wethers, 1% Wether Kids); 0% Replacement Goats (33% Nannies/Does, 67% Families); 0% Slaughter Hogs (100% Barrows & Gilts). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 15%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 5/9/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 682 442 657 Feeder Cattle: 523(76.7%) 329(74.4%) 545(83.0%) Slaughter Cattle: 36(5.3%) 54(12.2%) 56(8.5%) Replacement Cattle: 25(3.7%) 15(3.4%) 18(2.7%) Slaughter Goats: 93(13.6%) 40(9.0%) 25(3.8%) Replacement Goats: 3(0.4%) 0(0.0%) 2(0.3%) Feeder Pigs: 0(0.0%) 0(0.0%) 8(1.2%) Slaughter Hogs: 2(0.3%) 4(0.9%) 3(0.5%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 177.5 178 0.0000 $444
300-400 170 178 187.5 $623
400-500 170 170 187.5 $765
500-600 162 164 169 $903
600-700 155 156 157 $1,014
700-800 $--

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 145 151 155 $528
400-500 145 149 150 $670
500-600 152.5 153 150 $839
600-700 $--
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 $102 $108 $111

Total Run