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New Mexico Weekly Cattle Summary

Archived Report

1/22/2022

Total Run: 3,691

Market Notes

Compared to last week, steer and heifer calves sold mostly steady, with 500-600 lb steers 2.00-3.00 higher. Feeder steers traded 2.00-5.00 higher on comparable sales. Feeder heifers steady to 1.00 higher. Slaughter cows mostly steady to 1.00 higher, and slaughter bulls steady to 1.00 higher on limited receipts.

Supply included: 85% Feeder Cattle (54% Steers, 44% Heifers, 1% Bulls); 6% Slaughter Cattle (85% Cows, 15% Bulls); 9% Replacement Cattle (94% Bred Cows, 6% Cow-Calf Pairs). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 26%.

LIVESTOCK SUMMARY Current Week Last Reported 1/10/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 3,691 5,439 6,935 Feeder Cattle: 3,155(85.5%) 4,992(91.8%) 5,891(84.9%) Slaughter Cattle: 220(6.0%) 296(5.4%) 618(8.9%) Replacement Cattle: 316(8.6%) 151(2.8%) 426(6.1%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 184 207 225 $518
300-400 175 206 220 $722
400-500 170 192 206 $864
500-600 159 176 190.5 $968
600-700 141 159 166 $1,032
700-800 $--

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 160 178 183 $446
300-400 152 171 184 $599
400-500 145 162 183 $730
500-600 145 156 162.5 $861
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 $83 $90 $94

Total Run