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Saluda County Stockyards

Archived Report

1/16/2023

Total Run: 902

Market Notes

Compared to last week, all classes of feeder cattle were mostly steady. Slaughter cows were unevenly steady. Slaughter bulls were steady. There were moderate offerings of mostly average to good quality cattle with active buyer participation.

Supply included: 79% Feeder Cattle (35% Steers, 3% Dairy Steers, 41% Heifers, 20% Bulls, 1% Dairy Heifers); 11% Slaughter Cattle (88% Cows, 12% Bulls); 3% Replacement Cattle (48% Stock Cows, 33% Bred Cows, 19% Cow-Calf Pairs); 6% Slaughter Goats (35% Kids, 35% Nannies/Does, 24% Bucks/Billies, 6% Wethers); 0% Replacement Goats (100% Families); 0% Feeder Pigs (100% Pigs); 0% Slaughter Hogs (50% Barrows & Gilts, 50% Sows). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 17%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 1/9/2023 Last Year Total Receipts: 902 1,204 976 Feeder Cattle: 714(79.2%) 1,010(83.9%) 691(70.8%) Slaughter Cattle: 102(11.3%) 100(8.3%) 174(17.8%) Replacement Cattle: 30(3.3%) 21(1.7%) 49(5.0%) Slaughter Goats: 50(5.5%) 63(5.2%) 33(3.4%) Replacement Goats: 1(0.1%) 3(0.2%) 1(0.1%) Feeder Pigs: 1(0.1%) 0(0.0%) 12(1.2%) Slaughter Hogs: 4(0.4%) 7(0.6%) 16(1.6%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 185 213 235 $532
300-400 180 204 225 $713
400-500 180 193 215 $867
500-600 170 185 190 $1,017
600-700 $--
700-800 $--

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 155 165 175 $413
300-400 150 160 170 $561
400-500 140 154 162.5 $692
500-600 125 145 155 $795
600-700 125 129 135 $841
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 $74 $97 $107

Total Run

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Location


Saluda, South Carolina