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Carolina Stockyards Livestock Auction

Archived Report

3/19/2021

Total Run: 637

Market Notes

Compared to last week, breaking type slaughter cows and slaughter bulls were 1.00 to 3.00 higher, while boning type slaughter cows were 2.00 to 3.00 lower on a fairly light test. Feeder cattle were mostly 1.00 to 2.00 lower. Demand, market activity, and buyer interest were moderate. Offerings of cattle were fairly light. Cattle quality was average. Baby calves ( 12 head) ranged 25.00 to 70.00 per head.

Supply included: 66% Feeder Cattle (31% Steers, 1% Dairy Steers, 42% Heifers, 26% Bulls); 11% Slaughter Cattle (86% Cows, 14% Bulls); 0% Replacement Cattle (100% Cow-Calf Pairs); 8% Slaughter Sheep/Lambs (73% Hair Breeds, 23% Ewes, 5% Bucks); 15% Slaughter Goats (47% Kids, 20% Nannies/Does, 31% Bucks/Billies, 2% Wethers). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 17%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 3/12/2021 Last Year Total Receipts: 637 1,598 465 Feeder Cattle: 419(65.8%) 1,204(75.3%) 208(44.7%) Slaughter Cattle: 68(10.7%) 165(10.3%) 191(41.1%) Replacement Cattle: 1(0.2%) 8(0.5%) 2(0.4%) Slaughter Sheep/Lambs: 51(8.0%) 75(4.7%) 10(2.2%) Slaughter Goats: 98(15.4%) 146(9.1%) 54(11.6%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 146 158 174 $396
300-400 140 153 161 $537
400-500 133 139 150 $627
500-600 130 132 134 $726
600-700 128 132 136 $855
700-800 100 107 134 $804

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 127 139 148 $347
300-400 122 132 145 $461
400-500 120 127 140 $571
500-600 111 116 120 $640
600-700 100 109 110 $709
700-800 95 98 110 $732

*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 $85 $92

Total Run

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Location


Siler City, North Carolina