Cattle.com

Oklahoma Weekly Cattle Auction Summary

Archived Report

7/23/2022

Total Run: 39,353

Market Notes

Compared to last week: Feeder steers and heifers steady to 4.00 lower. Demand moderate to good for feeder cattle. Corn prices continued to fall this past week moving break evens lower and improving the outlook of feeding cattle. Many cattle moving off of grass this week and it seems we are nearing the end of the summer feeder run. Steer calves under 500 lbs 10.00-15.00 lower; Heifer calves under 500 lbs 10.0020.00 lower. Steer and heifer calves over 500 lbs. 2.00-6.00 lower. Demand turn light to moderate for calves as summers heat reached record levels this past week and many areas of the state reaching upwards of 110 degrees. Some luck few saw some rain, however the whole state is in some stage of drought. This drought has also created a big movement of cows to market with another week of large cow runs. Slaughter cows sold 9.00-13.00 lower. Slaughter bulls 8.00 lower. Packer demand light to moderate.

Supply included: 87% Feeder Cattle (56% Steers, 40% Heifers, 4% Bulls); 11% Slaughter Cattle (95% Cows, 5% Bulls); 2% Replacement Cattle (54% Bred Cows, 3% Bred Heifers, 43% Cow-Calf Pairs, 0% Heifer Pairs). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 57%.

LIVESTOCK SUMMARY Current Week Last Reported 7/11/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 39,353 40,529 28,027 Feeder Cattle: 34,134(86.7%) 35,962(88.7%) 25,807(92.1%) Slaughter Cattle: 4,459(11.3%) 4,113(10.1%) 1,806(6.4%) Replacement Cattle: 760(1.9%) 454(1.1%) 414(1.5%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 195 205 232.5 $512
300-400 185 209 236 $731
400-500 $--
500-600 $--
600-700 $--
700-800 $--

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 177.5 180 182.5 $449
300-400 $--
400-500 $--
500-600 $--
600-700 $--
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 $83 $90 $96

Total Run