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South Carolina Weekly Livestock Auction Summary

Archived Report

5/21/2022

Total Run: 2,540

Market Notes

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

Supply included: 66% Feeder Cattle (29% Steers, 0% Dairy Steers, 44% Heifers, 26% Bulls); 14% Slaughter Cattle (83% Cows, 17% Bulls); 5% Replacement Cattle (26% Stock Cows, 34% Bred Cows, 2% Bred Heifers, 31% Cow-Calf Pairs, 8% Bulls); 11% Slaughter Goats (54% Kids, 23% Nannies/Does, 17% Bucks/Billies, 6% Wethers, 0% Wether Kids); 0% Replacement Goats (67% Nannies/Does, 33% Families); 1% Feeder Pigs (100% Pigs); 3% Slaughter Hogs (84% Barrows & Gilts, 7% Sows, 9% Boars). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 15%.

LIVESTOCK SUMMARY Current Week Last Reported 5/9/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 2,540 2,334 2,663 Feeder Cattle: 1,669(65.7%) 1,485(63.6%) 1,983(74.5%) Slaughter Cattle: 362(14.3%) 323(13.8%) 264(9.9%) Replacement Cattle: 135(5.3%) 165(7.1%) 90(3.4%) Slaughter Goats: 267(10.5%) 206(8.8%) 191(7.2%) Replacement Goats: 6(0.2%) 4(0.2%) 7(0.3%) Feeder Pigs: 33(1.3%) 45(1.9%) 51(1.9%) Slaughter Hogs: 68(2.7%) 106(4.5%) 77(2.9%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 175 176 177.5 $441
300-400 164 176 187.5 $617
400-500 165 169 176 $762
500-600 155 166 170 $912
600-700 152 156 157.5 $1,013
700-800 $--

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 140 147 157.5 $367
300-400 140 147 155 $516
400-500 140 147 155 $661
500-600 130 142 155 $783
600-700 120 130 137 $845
700-800 124 124 125 $934

*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 $81 $104 $116

Total Run