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Carolina Stockyards Livestock Auction

Archived Report

10/8/2021

Total Run: 748

Market Notes

Compared to last week, boning type slaughter cows were 1.00 to 2.00 higher and slaughter bulls were 4.00 to 5.00 higher; there were too few breaking type slaughter cows to establish an adequate market comparison. Feeder steers were mostly 1.00 to 4.00 higher; feeder heifers, 400-550 lbs., were 1.00 to 3.00 higher, while 550-700 lbs. were mostly 1.00 to 2.00 lower; feeder bulls were mostly 1.00 to 5.00 higher. Demand, market activity, and buyer interest were moderate. Offerings of cattle were mostly moderate. Cattle quality was average. Baby calves (8 head) ranged 10.00 to 45.00 per head.

Supply included: 75% Feeder Cattle (21% Steers, 44% Heifers, 36% Bulls); 14% Slaughter Cattle (87% Cows, 13% Bulls); 1% Slaughter Sheep/Lambs (38% Hair Breeds, 63% Ewes); 9% Slaughter Goats (70% Kids, 19% Nannies/Does, 7% Bucks/Billies, 4% Wethers). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 22%. Also Reported: Feeder Cattle - Steers - Medium and Large 1-2 (Per Cwt/Actual Wt) Head 5 Wt Range 405-440 Avg Wt 425 Price Range 157.00-164.00 Avg Price 160.40 AUCTION This Week Last Reported 10/1/2021 Last Year Total Receipts: 748 1,102 1,041 Feeder Cattle: 563(75.3%) 750(68.1%) 811(77.9%) Slaughter Cattle: 108(14.4%) 142(12.9%) 87(8.4%) Replacement Cattle: 0(0.0%) 1(0.1%) 1(0.1%) Slaughter Sheep/Lambs: 8(1.1%) 99(9.0%) 49(4.7%) Slaughter Goats: 69(9.2%) 110(10.0%) 93(8.9%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 156 158 160 $395
300-400 136 142 147 $497
400-500 138 142 149 $638
500-600 126 134 142 $736
600-700 130 132 134 $856
700-800 $--

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 138 146 152 $365
300-400 127 133 139 $465
400-500 124 130 137 $586
500-600 117 125 130 $689
600-700 103 117 124 $761
700-800 98 100 101 $748

*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 $76 $92 $97

Total Run