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Kentucky Weekly Livestock Auction Summary

Archived Report

7/16/2022

Total Run: 22,973

Market Notes

Compared to last week, feeder steers sold steady to 4.00 higher and heifers were 1.00 to 3.00 higher with moderate to good demand for feeder classes. Yearlings sold mostly 2.00 to 4.00 higher with good to very good demand. Slaughter cows were 4.00 to 10.00 lower and bulls steady to 6.00 lower with moderate to good demand for slaughter classes.

Supply included: 84% Feeder Cattle (41% Steers, 1% Dairy Steers, 43% Heifers, 15% Bulls); 13% Slaughter Cattle (0% Steers, 0% Heifers, 88% Cows, 12% Bulls); 3% Replacement Cattle (4% Stock Cows, 54% Bred Cows, 2% Bred Heifers, 36% Cow-Calf Pairs, 0% Heifer Pairs, 3% Bulls). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 56%.

LIVESTOCK SUMMARY Current Week Last Reported 7/4/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 22,973 8,494 19,558 Feeder Cattle: 19,215(83.6%) 7,310(86.1%) 16,702(85.4%) Slaughter Cattle: 2,985(13.0%) 862(10.1%) 2,063(10.5%) Replacement Cattle: 773(3.4%) 322(3.8%) 793(4.1%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 150 178 195 $444
300-400 150 175 200 $614
400-500 143 176 209 $791
500-600 142 171 198 $941
600-700 140 165 183 $1,073
700-800 $--

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 151 169 195 $423
300-400 $--
400-500 $--
500-600 $--
600-700 $--
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 $84 $115 $139

Total Run