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Harward Brothers Livestock Market

Archived Report

1/10/2022

Total Run: 760

Market Notes

Compared to last week, slaughter cows were 1.00 to 2.00 higher, while slaughter bulls were steady to 1.00 lower. There were too few comparable feeder steers to establish an adequate market comparison, however, a sharply higher undertone was noted; feeder heifers were mostly steady to 5.00 higher; and feeder bulls were 9.00 to 10.00 higher with some 14.00 to 15.00 higher. Demand was good; market activity and buyer interest were active. Offerings of cattle were fairly light. Cattle quality was average to attractive. Baby calves ranged 10.00 to 20.00 per head.

Supply included: 61% Feeder Cattle (19% Steers, 44% Heifers, 37% Bulls); 38% Slaughter Cattle (91% Cows, 9% Bulls); 1% Replacement Cattle (20% Bred Cows, 80% Cow-Calf Pairs). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 22%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 1/3/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 760 419 764 Feeder Cattle: 465(61.2%) 246(58.7%) 556(72.8%) Slaughter Cattle: 285(37.5%) 163(38.9%) 183(24.0%) Replacement Cattle: 10(1.3%) 10(2.4%) 25(3.3%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 165 167 170 $416
300-400 157.5 164 170 $575
400-500 163 163 170 $734
500-600 146 156 163 $860
600-700 136 136 149 $884
700-800 128 133 136 $998

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 130 131 132.5 $328
300-400 130 135 145 $471
400-500 120 130 138 $586
500-600 118 123 126 $676
600-700 122 127 131 $826
700-800 117 119 121 $892

*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 $77 $93 $108

Total Run