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South Carolina Weekly Livestock Auction Summary

Archived Report

4/3/2021

Total Run: 1,871

Market Notes

Compared to last week feeder steers and feeder bulls 2.00 to 3.00 higher, feeder heifers 4.00 higher, slaughter cows and slaughter bulls 2.00 higher.

Supply included: 66% Feeder Cattle (36% Steers, 2% Dairy Steers, 41% Heifers, 20% Bulls, 1% Dairy Heifers); 13% Slaughter Cattle (87% Cows, 13% Bulls); 4% Replacement Cattle (27% Stock Cows, 58% Bred Cows, 14% Cow-Calf Pairs, 1% Bulls); 8% Slaughter Goats (33% Kids, 23% Nannies/Does, 36% Bucks/Billies, 4% Wethers, 3% Wether Kids); 0% Replacement Goats (67% Nannies/Does, 33% Families); 3% Feeder Pigs (100% Pigs); 5% Slaughter Hogs (29% Barrows & Gilts, 68% Sows, 2% Boars). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 20%.

LIVESTOCK SUMMARY Current Week Last Reported 3/22/2021 Last Year Total Receipts: 1,871 2,893 2,071 Feeder Cattle: 1,235(66.0%) 1,798(62.2%) 1,251(60.4%) Slaughter Cattle: 250(13.4%) 475(16.4%) 499(24.1%) Replacement Cattle: 80(4.3%) 230(8.0%) 123(5.9%) Slaughter Goats: 153(8.2%) 214(7.4%) 114(5.5%) Replacement Goats: 3(0.2%) 4(0.1%) 0(0.0%) Feeder Pigs: 58(3.1%) 50(1.7%) 12(0.6%) Slaughter Hogs: 92(4.9%) 122(4.2%) 72(3.5%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 151 163 175 $409
300-400 150 161 180 $565
400-500 144 156 172.5 $700
500-600 140 147 159 $810
600-700 124 138 147 $894
700-800 122 125 132 $934

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 129 141 167.5 $353
300-400 125 136 171 $475
400-500 121 134 144 $601
500-600 120 128 137.5 $703
600-700 112.5 115 124 $749
700-800 115 115 119 $863

*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 $71 $92 $109

Total Run