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Archived Report

4/9/2022

Total Run: 1,084

Market Notes

Compared to last week: Feeder steers and feeder heifers sold steady. Strong demand for Holstein Steers. Slaughter cows and slaughter bulls sold steady to 2.00 lower.

Supply included: 91% Feeder Cattle (3% Steers, 86% Dairy Steers, 7% Heifers, 4% Bulls); 6% Slaughter Cattle (90% Cows, 10% Bulls); 3% Replacement Cattle (42% Bred Cows, 11% Bred Heifers, 42% Cow-Calf Pairs, 5% Bulls). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 41%. Groups of 20 head or more; Holstein Steers: 76 hd 340 lbs 152.50 23 hd 463 lbs 146.00 21 hd 628 lbs 134.25 66 hd 691 lbs 138.85 125 hd 750 lbs 136.40 21 hd 750 lbs 126.50 AUCTION This Week Last Reported 4/2/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 1,084 376 1,368 Feeder Cattle: 986(91.0%) 283(75.3%) 1,273(93.1%) Slaughter Cattle: 66(6.1%) 79(21.0%) 73(5.3%) Replacement Cattle: 32(3.0%) 14(3.7%) 22(1.6%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 $--
400-500 180 181 181 $812
500-600 175 175 181 $963
600-700 $--
700-800 132 132 181 $990

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 170 170 0.0000 $425
300-400 150 161 169 $562
400-500 149 157 170 $708
500-600 130 132 159 $725
600-700 134 136 139 $882
700-800 125 127 128 $950

*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 $107 $111 $115

Total Run