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Bluegrass Stockyard

Most Recent Report

10/13/2021

Total Run: 559

Market Notes

Compared to last week feeder steers sold steady to 2.00 higher. Feeder heifers sold 1.00 to 3.00 higher. There was moderate demand for feeder classes. Slaughter cows sold 2.00 to 4.00 lower. Slaughter bulls sold 1.00 to 2.00 higher. There was moderate demand for slaughter classes.

Supply included: 83% Feeder Cattle (39% Steers, 44% Heifers, 17% Bulls); 9% Slaughter Cattle (77% Cows, 23% Bulls); 8% Replacement Cattle (86% Bred Cows, 14% Cow-Calf Pairs). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 28%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 10/6/2021 Last Year Total Receipts: 559 852 1,098 Feeder Cattle: 462(82.6%) 721(84.6%) 943(85.9%) Slaughter Cattle: 53(9.5%) 91(10.7%) 81(7.4%) Replacement Cattle: 44(7.9%) 40(4.7%) 74(6.7%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 145 153 162.5 $537
400-500 141 157 173 $706
500-600 130 141 155 $778
600-700 131 138 147 $898
700-800 128 139 145 $1,043

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 130 138 147.5 $345
300-400 130 133 140 $464
400-500 120 132 147 $592
500-600 121 129 135 $707
600-700 118 123 125.25 $801
700-800 113 114 119 $854

*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 $85 $91 $99

Total Run