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South Carolina Weekly Livestock Auction Summary

Archived Report

5/15/2021

Total Run: 1,931

Market Notes

Compared to last week feeder bulls steady to 4.00 lower, feeder heifers steady to 2.00 lower. feeder bulls steady to 2.00 lower, slaughter cows steady, slaughter bulls 2.00 higher.

Supply included: 64% Feeder Cattle (30% Steers, 1% Dairy Steers, 38% Heifers, 31% Bulls, 1% Dairy Heifers); 11% Slaughter Cattle (83% Cows, 17% Bulls); 5% Replacement Cattle (31% Stock Cows, 31% Bred Cows, 10% Bred Heifers, 22% CowCalf Pairs, 5% Bulls); 10% Slaughter Goats (43% Kids, 35% Nannies/Does, 15% Bucks/Billies, 4% Wethers, 2% Wether Kids); 1% Replacement Goats (5% Nannies/Does, 95% Bucks/Billies); 4% Feeder Pigs (100% Pigs); 5% Slaughter Hogs (90% Barrows & Gilts, 6% Sows, 4% Boars). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 14%.

LIVESTOCK SUMMARY Current Week Last Reported 5/3/2021 Last Year Total Receipts: 1,931 2,582 2,362 Feeder Cattle: 1,242(64.3%) 1,604(62.1%) 1,522(64.4%) Slaughter Cattle: 219(11.3%) 340(13.2%) 235(9.9%) Replacement Cattle: 96(5.0%) 187(7.2%) 142(6.0%) Slaughter Goats: 184(9.5%) 182(7.0%) 212(9.0%) Replacement Goats: 19(1.0%) 4(0.2%) 0(0.0%) Feeder Pigs: 70(3.6%) 96(3.7%) 31(1.3%) Slaughter Hogs: 101(5.2%) 169(6.5%) 220(9.3%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 135 158 180 $395
300-400 135 150 160 $525
400-500 135 142 150 $638
500-600 125 135 140 $742
600-700 117.5 124 133 $804
700-800 $--

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 127 139 144 $349
300-400 125 133 140 $464
400-500 122.5 128 135 $577
500-600 120 123 130 $679
600-700 115 116 117 $754
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 $75 $93 $110

Total Run