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Harward Brothers Livestock Market

Archived Report

3/22/2021

Total Run: 1,312

Market Notes

Compared to last week, breaking type slaughter cows were steady to 1.00 lower, while boning type slaughter cows and slaughter bulls were 1.00 to 3.00 higher. Feeder cattle were mostly steady to 6.00 higher. Demand, market activity, and buyer interest were moderate. Offerings of cattle were fairly heavy. Cattle quality was average.

Supply included: 82% Feeder Cattle (30% Steers, 2% Dairy Steers, 45% Heifers, 22% Bulls, 1% Dairy Heifers); 16% Slaughter Cattle (86% Cows, 14% Bulls); 2% Replacement Cattle (88% Bred Cows, 13% Cow-Calf Pairs). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 18%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 3/15/2021 Last Year Total Receipts: 1,312 1,881 678 Feeder Cattle: 1,077(82.1%) 1,615(85.9%) 359(52.9%) Slaughter Cattle: 215(16.4%) 226(12.0%) 298(44.0%) Replacement Cattle: 20(1.5%) 40(2.1%) 21(3.1%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 148 159 171 $398
300-400 150 157 169 $550
400-500 144 154 165 $694
500-600 135 151 159 $828
600-700 130 138 148 $900
700-800 116 124 127 $930

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 132 137 142.5 $342
300-400 128 133 145 $466
400-500 122 128 136 $577
500-600 116 123 129 $676
600-700 116 117 124 $764
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 $84 $86 $90

Total Run