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Harward Brothers Livestock Market

Archived Report

5/3/2021

Total Run: 1,072

Market Notes

Compared to last week, slaughter cattle were mostly steady. Feeder cattle were mostly 1.00 to 3.00 lower. Demand was moderate; market activity and buyer interest were moderate. Offerings of cattle were moderate. Cattle quality was plain.

Supply included: 76% Feeder Cattle (29% Steers, 3% Dairy Steers, 42% Heifers, 26% Bulls, 0% Dairy Heifers); 20% Slaughter Cattle (87% Cows, 13% Bulls); 4% Replacement Cattle (61% Bred Cows, 39% Cow-Calf Pairs). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 17%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 4/26/2021 Last Year Total Receipts: 1,072 951 1,149 Feeder Cattle: 812(75.7%) 747(78.5%) 1,003(87.3%) Slaughter Cattle: 215(20.1%) 180(18.9%) 114(9.9%) Replacement Cattle: 45(4.2%) 24(2.5%) 32(2.8%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 145 167 171 $417
300-400 135 157 171 $548
400-500 129 140 154 $631
500-600 120 137 146 $752
600-700 $--
700-800 $--

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 133 144 151 $359
300-400 119 133 140 $467
400-500 120 128 135 $574
500-600 111 123 130 $674
600-700 117 119 123 $775
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 $88 $103

Total Run