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Harward Brothers Livestock Market

Archived Report

3/8/2021

Total Run: 1,843

Market Notes

Compared to last week , slaughter cattle were mostly 4 to 6 lower. Feeder cattle were mostly 4 to 6 higher with instances 12 higher. Demand was higher; market activity and buyer interest were higher. Offerings of cattle were higher. Cattle quality was above average. Baby calves were 20 to 50, with 3 goats.

Supply included: 85% Feeder Cattle (28% Steers, 2% Dairy Steers, 41% Heifers, 28% Bulls, 0% Dairy Heifers); 14% Slaughter Cattle (90% Cows, 10% Bulls); 2% Replacement Cattle (83% Bred Cows, 17% Cow-Calf Pairs). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 16%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 3/1/2021 Last Year Total Receipts: 1,843 753 1,391 Feeder Cattle: 1,558(84.5%) 532(70.7%) 1,111(79.9%) Slaughter Cattle: 250(13.6%) 191(25.4%) 265(19.1%) Replacement Cattle: 35(1.9%) 30(4.0%) 15(1.1%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 145 159 170 $399
300-400 130 162 183 $567
400-500 147 157 171 $709
500-600 135 144 159 $794
600-700 129 138 144 $895
700-800 119 122 125 $913

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 130 136 155 $339
300-400 122.5 138 153 $481
400-500 122 134 145 $604
500-600 118 126 146 $690
600-700 114 121 135 $783
700-800 114.5 115 118 $865

*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 $60 $80 $90

Total Run