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Harward Brothers Livestock Market

Archived Report

3/1/2021

Total Run: 753

Market Notes

Compared to last week, slaughter cattle were steady to 2.00 lower. Feeder cattle were mostly steady to 7.00 higher. Demand was good; market activity and buyer interest were active. Offerings of cattle were fairly light. Cattle quality was attractive. Baby calves ranged 5.00 to 40.00 per head.

Supply included: 71% Feeder Cattle (24% Steers, 2% Dairy Steers, 47% Heifers, 24% Bulls, 3% Dairy Heifers); 25% Slaughter Cattle (94% Cows, 6% Bulls); 4% Replacement Cattle (7% Stock Cows, 57% Bred Cows, 36% Cow-Calf Pairs). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 14%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 2/22/2021 Last Year Total Receipts: 753 678 1,500 Feeder Cattle: 532(70.7%) 483(71.2%) 1,190(79.3%) Slaughter Cattle: 191(25.4%) 175(25.8%) 280(18.7%) Replacement Cattle: 30(4.0%) 20(2.9%) 30(2.0%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 147.5 157 163 $394
300-400 138 156 162.5 $547
400-500 144 153 166 $689
500-600 131 140 143 $770
600-700 130 133 137 $864
700-800 121 123 125 $924

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 132.5 135 140 $338
300-400 128 133 140 $466
400-500 $--
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 $59 $85 $96

Total Run