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Carolina Stockyards Livestock Auction

Archived Report

2/5/2021

Total Run: 718

Market Notes

Compared to last week, slaughter cows were 3.00 to 5.00 higher and bulls were 5.00 to 6.00 higher. Feeder steers were mostly 5.00 to 13.00 higher; heifers mostly steady to 1.00 higher; and feeder bulls were 3.00 to 8.00 higher. Demand was good; market activity and buyer interest were active. Offerings of cattle were fairly light. Cattle quality was average.

Supply included: 58% Feeder Cattle (33% Steers, 51% Heifers, 16% Bulls); 18% Slaughter Cattle (86% Cows, 14% Bulls); 0% Replacement Cattle (100% Cow-Calf Pairs); 13% Slaughter Sheep/Lambs (40% Hair Breeds, 58% Ewes, 2% Bucks); 11% Slaughter Goats (50% Kids, 30% Nannies/Does, 12% Bucks/Billies, 8% Wethers). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 10%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 1/29/2021 Last Year Total Receipts: 718 387 357 Feeder Cattle: 417(58.1%) 210(54.3%) 185(51.8%) Slaughter Cattle: 130(18.1%) 75(19.4%) 75(21.0%) Replacement Cattle: 1(0.1%) 0(0.0%) 0(0.0%) Slaughter Sheep/Lambs: 92(12.8%) 29(7.5%) 31(8.7%) Slaughter Goats: 78(10.9%) 73(18.9%) 66(18.5%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 130 146 164 $366
300-400 149 157 166 $549
400-500 130 138 150 $619
500-600 120 129 146 $711
600-700 110 115 134 $750
700-800 $--

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 120 131 137 $329
300-400 123 133 142 $467
400-500 111 121 138 $546
500-600 106 115 119 $631
600-700 101 105 111 $680
700-800 80 80 111 $600

*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 $78 $92 $103

Total Run