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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 2.00 to 4.00 lower. Feeder steers were mostly 2.00 to 6.00 higher; heifers mostly steady to 5.00 higher; and feeder bulls were 1.00 to 3.00 higher, some 9.00 to 11.00 higher. Demand was good; market activity and buyer interest were active. Offerings of cattle were very heavy. Cattle quality was attractive. Baby calves ranged 20.00 to 50.00 per head.

Supply included: 85% Feeder Cattle (25% Steers, 2% Dairy Steers, 43% Heifers, 29% 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 17%. 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
300-400 130 161 172 $564
400-500 147 157 169 $704
500-600 135 142 153 $783
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
300-400 122.5 137 149 $481
400-500 122 134 145 $604
500-600 118 125 134 $689
600-700 114 120 124 $780
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