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Most Recent Report

10/22/2021

Total Run: 1,267

Market Notes

Compared to last week: Feeder Steers sold unevenly steady with calves over 500 lbs 2.00 to 3.00 higher. Yearling Steers sold 3.00 to 5.00 higher with good demand. Feeder Heifers sold mostly steady. Slaughter Cows and Bulls sold steady to 2.00 higher on a higher dressing offering compared to previous weeks. Buyers showed good demand for load lots and weaned offerings.

Supply included: 84% Feeder Cattle (67% Steers, 24% Heifers, 9% Bulls); 9% Slaughter Cattle (90% Cows, 10% Bulls); 7% Replacement Cattle (59% Bred Cows, 5% Bred Heifers, 36% Cow-Calf Pairs). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 82%. Groups of 20 head or more: Steers Heifers 67 hd. 775 lbs 159.00 blk 78 hd. 642 lbs 152.40 blk-charx 132 hd. 803 lbs 152.25 blk-charx 56 hd. 818 lbs 139.25 blk-charx 59 hd. 809 lbs 155.00 blk 61 hd. 845 lbs 155.10 blk 45 hd. 868 lbs 156.50 blk 48 hd. 872 lbs 148.25 blk-charx 56 hd. 874 lbs 157.00 blk 61 hd. 876 lbs 153.10 blk 64 hd. 898 lbs 143.70 blk-charx AUCTION This Week Last Reported 10/15/2021 Last Year Total Receipts: 1,267 996 694 Feeder Cattle: 1,058(83.5%) 849(85.2%) 605(87.2%) Slaughter Cattle: 119(9.4%) 122(12.2%) 75(10.8%) Replacement Cattle: 90(7.1%) 25(2.5%) 14(2.0%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 185 185 0.0000 $648
400-500 180 180 0.0000 $810
500-600 $--
600-700 $--
700-800 $--

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 125 126 0.0000 $316
300-400 120 123 129 $432
400-500 121 127 131 $570
500-600 115 127 133 $697
600-700 115 150 124 $974
700-800 118 118 124 $885

*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 $60 $84 $98

Total Run