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Kentucky Weekly Livestock Auction Summary

Archived Report

3/5/2022

Total Run: 17,682

Market Notes

Compared to last week, feeder steers and heifers sold mostly steady to 3.00 lower with moderate to good demand. There were exceptions to 4.00 higher later in the week. Yearlings sold steady to 5.00 lower with moderate to good demand. Slaughter cows and slaughter bulls sold steady to 3.00 higher with good demand.

Supply included: 87% Feeder Cattle (41% Steers, 1% Dairy Steers, 41% Heifers, 16% Bulls, 0% Dairy Heifers); 9% Slaughter Cattle (0% Steers, 1% Heifers, 80% Cows, 19% Bulls); 4% Replacement Cattle (6% Stock Cows, 65% Bred Cows, 4% Bred Heifers, 24% Cow-Calf Pairs, 0% Heifer Pairs, 1% Bulls). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 46%.

LIVESTOCK SUMMARY Current Week Last Reported 2/21/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 17,682 17,115 21,776 Feeder Cattle: 15,462(87.4%) 14,817(86.6%) 19,361(88.9%) Slaughter Cattle: 1,547(8.7%) 1,417(8.3%) 1,828(8.4%) Replacement Cattle: 673(3.8%) 881(5.1%) 587(2.7%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 165 199 215 $497
300-400 169 197 222.5 $689
400-500 149 189 224 $851
500-600 146 177 200 $975
600-700 $--
700-800 $--

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 140 164 194 $410
300-400 135 165 190 $578
400-500 135 162 183 $727
500-600 127 152 175 $837
600-700 123 140 153 $909
700-800 $--

*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 $70 $106 $129

Total Run