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Carolina Stockyards Livestock Auction

Archived Report

2/25/2022

Total Run: 817

Market Notes

Compared to last week, slaughter cows were 1.00 to 2.00 lower, while slaughter bulls were 3.00 to 4.00 higher. Feeder steers and bulls were sharply lower; heifers were mostly steady to 2.00 lower. Demand, market activity, and buyer interest were moderate. Offerings of cattle were fairly light. Cattle quality was average. Baby calves (1 head) brought 25.00 per head.

Supply included: 62% Feeder Cattle (37% Steers, 40% Heifers, 23% Bulls); 14% Slaughter Cattle (86% Cows, 14% Bulls); 0% Replacement Cattle (100% Cow-Calf Pairs); 10% Slaughter Sheep/Lambs (76% Hair Breeds, 11% Ewes, 13% Bucks); 14% Slaughter Goats (58% Kids, 11% Nannies/Does, 26% Bucks/Billies, 5% Wethers). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 14%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 2/18/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 817 918 782 Feeder Cattle: 509(62.3%) 629(68.5%) 479(61.3%) Slaughter Cattle: 112(13.7%) 174(19.0%) 155(19.8%) Replacement Cattle: 1(0.1%) 3(0.3%) 1(0.1%) Slaughter Sheep/Lambs: 82(10.0%) 15(1.6%) 64(8.2%) Slaughter Goats: 113(13.8%) 97(10.6%) 83(10.6%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 160 169 176 $423
300-400 145 170 188 $594
400-500 138 160 175 $722
500-600 $--
600-700 $--
700-800 $--

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 130 146 165 $366
300-400 142 158 176 $554
400-500 126 144 159 $650
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 $103 $117 $145

Total Run