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Saluda County Stockyards

Archived Report

8/8/2022

Total Run: 550

Market Notes

Compared to last week, feeder steers were steady. Feeder heifers were 5.00 higher. Feeder bulls were steady to 5.00 higher. Slaughter cows were 2.00 to 5.00 higher. Slaughter bulls were steady. There were moderate offerings of average to good quality cattle with active buyer participation.

Supply included: 74% Feeder Cattle (34% Steers, 4% Dairy Steers, 37% Heifers, 25% Bulls); 17% Slaughter Cattle (82% Cows, 18% Bulls); 2% Replacement Cattle (14% Stock Cows, 29% Bred Cows, 43% Cow-Calf Pairs, 14% Bulls); 6% Slaughter Goats (48% Kids, 19% Nannies/Does, 26% Bucks/Billies, 6% Wether Kids); 0% Slaughter Hogs (100% Barrows & Gilts). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 32%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 8/1/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 550 632 1,087 Feeder Cattle: 408(74.2%) 520(82.3%) 853(78.5%) Slaughter Cattle: 95(17.3%) 59(9.3%) 142(13.1%) Replacement Cattle: 10(1.8%) 9(1.4%) 43(4.0%) Slaughter Goats: 35(6.4%) 37(5.9%) 44(4.0%) Replacement Goats: 0(0.0%) 2(0.3%) 2(0.2%) Feeder Pigs: 0(0.0%) 2(0.3%) 0(0.0%) Slaughter Hogs: 2(0.4%) 3(0.5%) 3(0.3%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 190 192 194 $480
300-400 165 175 185 $612
400-500 170 180 185 $809
500-600 153 159 179 $872
600-700 150 164 162.5 $1,067
700-800 $--

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 145 146 147.5 $364
300-400 140 150 155 $523
400-500 140 154 162.5 $693
500-600 135 146 155 $806
600-700 120 142 150 $920
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 $111 $128

Total Run