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Archived Report

1/19/2022

Total Run: 973

Market Notes

Compared to last week feeder steers sold 3.00-5.00 higher, feeder heifers sold 4.00-6.00 higher with very good demand on thin fleshed heifers. Slaughter cows sold steady, Slaughter bulls sold steady on light test. There was good demand for all feeder cattle, with moderate offerings and good buyer activity this week. Buyers showed good interest in yearling steer cattle and cattle with favorable condition.

Supply included: 97% Feeder Cattle (53% Steers, 42% Heifers, 5% Bulls); 2% Slaughter Cattle (92% Cows, 8% Bulls); 1% Replacement Cattle (100% Cow-Calf Pairs). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 18%. Steers Heifers Groups of 20 head or more. Groups of 20 head or more. 54 head 457 lbs 190.50 Blk few Red 27 head 412 lbs 156.00 Blk few CharX 102 head 558 lbs 178.00 Blk few CharX 64 head 471 lbs 160.60 Blk thin 22 head 574 lbs 151.00 Mix 58 head 534 lbs 160.60 Blk few CharX 22 head 592 lbs 156.00 Blk & CharX 63 head 826 lbs 158.30 Blk few CharX 20 head 520 lbs 141.00 Mix Ear 2/3 AUCTION This Week Last Reported 1/12/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 973 1,551 753 Feeder Cattle: 946(97.2%) 1,487(95.9%) 719(95.5%) Slaughter Cattle: 17(1.7%) 55(3.5%) 23(3.1%) Replacement Cattle: 10(1.0%) 9(0.6%) 11(1.5%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 172.5 173 0.0000 $431
300-400 186 199 210 $695
400-500 160 188 205 $846
500-600 147 170 189 $934
600-700 146 154 156 $1,002
700-800 $--

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 130 130 0.0000 $325
300-400 140 151 160 $529
400-500 133 154 153 $692
500-600 130 152 159 $839
600-700 130 139 144 $906
700-800 124 126 144 $944

*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 $91 $91 $0

Total Run