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Missouri (Southwest) Weekly Cattle Auction Summary

Archived Report

4/3/2021

Total Run: 8,519

Market Notes

Compared to last week, steers steady to 6.00 higher, heifers steady to 4.00 higher. Slaughter cows 3.00 to 5.00 higher and slaughter bulls 2.00 to 8.00 higher, with the greatest advance on high dressing bulls late week.

Supply included: 86% Feeder Cattle (48% Steers, 1% Dairy Steers, 46% Heifers, 5% Bulls); 9% Slaughter Cattle (88% Cows, 12% Bulls); 5% Replacement Cattle (31% Stock Cows, 46% Bred Cows, 3% Bred Heifers, 19% Cow-Calf Pairs, 1% Heifer Pairs). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 38%.

LIVESTOCK SUMMARY Current Week Last Reported 3/22/2021 Last Year Total Receipts: 8,519 8,559 9,566 Feeder Cattle: 7,296(85.6%) 7,473(87.3%) 8,312(86.9%) Slaughter Cattle: 796(9.3%) 690(8.1%) 991(10.4%) Replacement Cattle: 427(5.0%) 396(4.6%) 263(2.7%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 210 213 216 $533
300-400 191 196 207.5 $687
400-500 172 186 200 $836
500-600 $--
600-700 $--
700-800 $--

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 162.5 172 180 $430
300-400 151 158 170 $553
400-500 146 155 161 $696
500-600 130 144 155 $791
600-700 125 138 146.25 $900
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 $73 $92 $111

Total Run