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Kentucky Weekly Livestock Auction Summary

Archived Report

1/21/2023

Total Run: 19,625

Market Notes

Compared to last week feeder steers sold mostly steady to 4.00 lower with instances to 4.00 higher early in the week. Feeder heifers and bulls sold unevenly steady with sales ranging from 2.00 lower to 2.00 higher. Yearling steers and heifers were unevenly steady. There was good demand for all feeder and yearling classes with buyers showing best interest in weaned and preconditioned calves. Slaughter cows and bulls were unevenly steady with moderate to good demand.

Supply included: 85% Feeder Cattle (40% Steers, 1% Dairy Steers, 45% Heifers, 14% Bulls, 0% Dairy Heifers); 12% Slaughter Cattle (0% Steers, 0% Heifers, 86% Cows, 14% Bulls); 3% Replacement Cattle (10% Stock Cows, 69% Bred Cows, 7% Bred Heifers, 13% Cow-Calf Pairs, 1% Bulls). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 49%.

LIVESTOCK SUMMARY Current Week Last Reported 1/9/2023 Last Year Total Receipts: 19,625 24,227 10,132 Feeder Cattle: 16,778(85.5%) 20,660(85.3%) 9,009(88.9%) Slaughter Cattle: 2,310(11.8%) 2,839(11.7%) 737(7.3%) Replacement Cattle: 537(2.7%) 728(3.0%) 386(3.8%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 175 191 204 $476
300-400 170 206 231 $721
400-500 165 200 233 $901
500-600 160 183 205 $1,009
600-700 $--
700-800 $--

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 137.5 165 191 $412
300-400 140 170 194 $594
400-500 139 166 191 $747
500-600 130 158 183 $869
600-700 124 154 168.35 $1,001
700-800 120 150 160 $1,122

*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 $66 $100 $120

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