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Carolina Stockyards Livestock Auction

Archived Report

1/22/2021

Total Run: 940

Market Notes

Compared to last week, slaughter cows were steady to 1.00 higher, while bulls were 3.00 to 4.00 lower on a fairly light test. Feeder steers were mostly 2.00 to 6.00 higher; feeder bulls mostly 5.00 to 7.00 higher; five- and six-weight feeder heifers were steady to 3.00 higher, while four-weight heifers were 1.00 to 5.00 lower. Demand was moderate; market activity and buyer interest were moderate. Offerings of cattle were moderate. Cattle quality was average. Baby calves (5 head) ranged 25.00 to 50.00 per head.

Supply included: 74% Feeder Cattle (32% Steers, 1% Dairy Steers, 42% Heifers, 25% Bulls); 15% Slaughter Cattle (89% Cows, 11% Bulls); 0% Replacement Cattle (100% Cow-Calf Pairs); 2% Slaughter Sheep/Lambs (36% Hair Breeds, 29% Ewes, 36% Bucks); 8% Slaughter Goats (55% Kids, 20% Nannies/Does, 9% Bucks/Billies, 16% Wethers). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 9%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 1/15/2021 Last Year Total Receipts: 940 953 795 Feeder Cattle: 697(74.1%) 643(67.5%) 591(74.3%) Slaughter Cattle: 144(15.3%) 152(15.9%) 152(19.1%) Replacement Cattle: 1(0.1%) 0(0.0%) 0(0.0%) Slaughter Sheep/Lambs: 19(2.0%) 25(2.6%) 17(2.1%) Slaughter Goats: 79(8.4%) 133(14.0%) 35(4.4%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 135 150 159 $374
300-400 135 147 158 $515
400-500 130 139 152 $625
500-600 120 123 128 $677
600-700 110 112 116 $730
700-800 102 103 116 $772

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 125 130 136 $324
300-400 124 134 141 $471
400-500 115 120 128 $540
500-600 106 111 116 $611
600-700 96 101 107 $658
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 $58 $79 $85

Total Run