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Carolina Stockyards Livestock Auction

Archived Report

2/4/2022

Total Run: 646

Market Notes

Compared to last week, breaking type slaughter cows were 1.00 to 2.00 lower, while boning type slaughter cows and slaughter bulls were 5.00 to 6.00 higher. Feeder steers were mostly 9.00 to 10.00 higher; heifers were mostly 5.00 to 6.00 higher; while feeder bulls were mixed, 7.00 lower to 1.00 higher on a light test. Demand was good; market activity and buyer interest were active. Offerings of cattle were fairly light. Cattle quality was average with some attractive. Baby calves (23 head) ranged 25.00 to 110.00 per head.

Supply included: 68% Feeder Cattle (35% Steers, 49% Heifers, 14% Bulls, 2% Dairy Heifers); 16% Slaughter Cattle (87% Cows, 13% Bulls); 0% Replacement Cattle (100% Cow-Calf Pairs); 3% Slaughter Sheep/Lambs (71% Hair Breeds, 29% Ewes); 13% Slaughter Goats (52% Kids, 21% Nannies/Does, 25% Bucks/Billies, 2% Wethers). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 13%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 1/28/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 646 623 718 Feeder Cattle: 440(68.1%) 366(58.7%) 417(58.1%) Slaughter Cattle: 105(16.3%) 153(24.6%) 130(18.1%) Replacement Cattle: 2(0.3%) 0(0.0%) 1(0.1%) Slaughter Sheep/Lambs: 18(2.8%) 42(6.7%) 92(12.8%) Slaughter Goats: 81(12.5%) 62(10.0%) 78(10.9%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 145 164 177 $410
300-400 151 178 200 $624
400-500 143 166 193 $747
500-600 148 153 160 $840
600-700 143 144 145 $938
700-800 118 122 126 $915

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 144 150 154 $374
300-400 130 147 156 $516
400-500 124 140 152 $629
500-600 121 133 136 $731
600-700 133 133 136 $865
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 $98 $108 $116

Total Run