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Middleburg Livestock Auction

Archived Report

3/2/2021

Total Run: 483

Market Notes

Compared to last week, slaughter steers and dairy steers sold steady with a firm market undertone; slaughter heifers and dairy heifers sold firm compared to a light test; Slaughter breaker and boning cows sold weak, with lean slaughter cows selling mostly steady; no comparison available for slaughter bulls, but they sold with moderate demand. Feeder dairy bull calves sold 5.00 to 10.00 higher, with no comparison on feeder dairy heifer calves. Overall, buyer demand was moderate on a moderate sale supply.

Supply included: 11% Feeder Cattle (14% Steers, 7% Dairy Steers, 24% Heifers, 31% Bulls, 24% Dairy Heifers); 70% Slaughter Cattle (32% Steers, 10% Dairy Steers, 17% Heifers, 32% Cows, 8% Bulls, 2% Dairy Heifers); 19% Feeder Dairy Calves (94% Bulls, 6% Heifers). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 23%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 2/23/2021 Last Year Total Receipts: 483 421 339 Feeder Cattle: 53(11.0%) 50(11.9%) 0(0.0%) Slaughter Cattle: 340(70.4%) 248(58.9%) 254(74.9%) Feeder Dairy Calves: 90(18.6%) 123(29.2%) 85(25.1%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 $--
400-500 130 130 0.0000 $585
500-600 120 120 0.0000 $660
600-700 135 136 137 $884
700-800 $--

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 127 127 0.0000 $318
300-400 $--
400-500 115 115 0.0000 $518
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 $65 $80 $92

Total Run