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Kentucky Weekly Livestock Auction Summary

Most Recent Report

1/28/2023

Total Run: 14,368

Market Notes

Compared to last week feeder steers and heifers below 550 lbs sold mostly 2.00 to 4.00 higher with exceptions sharply higher. Steers and heifers above 550 lbs were mostly steady to 4.00 lower. There was moderate to good demand for all feeder classes. Yearlings sold steady to 2.00 higher on a light test this week. Slaughter cows sold mostly steady to 4.00 higher and bulls mostly steady to 2.00 higher with moderate to good demand.

Supply included: 81% Feeder Cattle (43% Steers, 2% Dairy Steers, 42% Heifers, 13% Bulls, 0% Dairy Heifers); 12% Slaughter Cattle (1% Heifers, 85% Cows, 14% Bulls); 7% Replacement Cattle (5% Stock Cows, 58% Bred Cows, 17% Bred Heifers, 17% Cow-Calf Pairs, 3% Bulls). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 51%.

LIVESTOCK SUMMARY Current Week Last Reported 1/16/2023 Last Year Total Receipts: 14,368 19,625 19,994 Feeder Cattle: 11,658(81.1%) 16,778(85.5%) 17,492(87.5%) Slaughter Cattle: 1,687(11.7%) 2,310(11.8%) 1,627(8.1%) Replacement Cattle: 1,023(7.1%) 537(2.7%) 875(4.4%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 157.5 192 204 $481
300-400 170 204 228 $713
400-500 150 198 221 $891
500-600 151 186 210.5 $1,023
600-700 $--
700-800 $--

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 147.5 165 179 $413
300-400 140 169 194 $593
400-500 139 166 189 $748
500-600 135 158 177 $870
600-700 125 151 162.5 $981
700-800 121 153 163.75 $1,145

*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 $90 $101 $114

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