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Saluda County Stockyards

Archived Report

5/29/2023

Total Run: 687

Market Notes

Compared to last week, feeder steers and bulls were 3.00 higher, feeder heifers were steady. Slaughter cows were 2.00 higher. Slaughter bulls too few to trend. Average offering of average quality cattle with active buyer participation.

Supply included: 75% Feeder Cattle (29% Steers, 3% Dairy Steers, 39% Heifers, 29% Bulls); 12% Slaughter Cattle (93% Cows, 7% Bulls); 3% Replacement Cattle (27% Stock Cows, 55% Bred Cows, 18% Cow-Calf Pairs); 7% Slaughter Goats (64% Kids, 16% Nannies/Does, 16% Bucks/Billies, 5% Wethers); 0% Replacement Goats (100% Nannies/Does); 3% Slaughter Hogs (100% Barrows & Gilts). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 13%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 5/22/2023 Last Year Total Receipts: 687 640 493 Feeder Cattle: 514(74.8%) 463(72.3%) 331(67.1%) Slaughter Cattle: 82(11.9%) 88(13.8%) 49(9.9%) Replacement Cattle: 22(3.2%) 24(3.8%) 17(3.4%) Slaughter Goats: 47(6.8%) 57(8.9%) 96(19.5%) Replacement Goats: 1(0.1%) 2(0.3%) 0(0.0%) Slaughter Hogs: 21(3.1%) 6(0.9%) 0(0.0%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 220 224 225 $560
300-400 220 239 267.5 $836
400-500 220 232 255 $1,042
500-600 195 211 220 $1,160
600-700 195 203 208 $1,319
700-800 $--

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 205 215 225 $754
400-500 200 208 225 $935
500-600 190 196 205 $1,080
600-700 185 185 202.5 $1,203
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 $121 $133 $138

Total Run

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Location


Saluda, South Carolina