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Carolina Stockyards Livestock Auction

Archived Report

1/31/2022

Total Run: 163

Market Notes

Compared to last week, slaughter cattle were 2.00 to 4.00 lower. Feeder cattle were mostly 6.00 to 8.00 lower with a limited comparison the previous week. Demand was good at lower prices; market activity and buyer interest were active. Offerings of cattle were fairly light. Cattle quality was average. Baby calves (7 head) brought 5.00 per head.

Supply included: 71% Feeder Cattle (36% Steers, 1% Dairy Steers, 34% Heifers, 29% Bulls); 20% Slaughter Cattle (87% Cows, 13% Bulls); 1% Replacement Cattle (100% Cow-Calf Pairs); 9% Slaughter Goats (43% Kids, 7% Nannies/Does, 50% Bucks/Billies). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 20%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 1/24/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 163 118 51 Feeder Cattle: 115(70.6%) 64(54.2%) 19(37.3%) Slaughter Cattle: 33(20.2%) 45(38.1%) 16(31.4%) Replacement Cattle: 1(0.6%) 0(0.0%) 0(0.0%) Slaughter Sheep/Lambs: 0(0.0%) 3(2.5%) 1(2.0%) Slaughter Goats: 14(8.6%) 6(5.1%) 15(29.4%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 146 149 150 $373
300-400 146 152 162 $533
400-500 140 151 159 $679
500-600 140 140 159 $770
600-700 $--
700-800 $--

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 134 134 0.0000 $469
400-500 137 140 145 $632
500-600 125 129 133 $711
600-700 115 117 133 $763
700-800 100 100 133 $750

*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 $84 $92 $97

Total Run