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Missouri (Southwest) Weekly Cattle Auction Summary

Archived Report

5/8/2021

Total Run: 8,015

Market Notes

Compared to last week, steers and heifers early week steady to 2.00 higher, late week steady to 3.00 lower. Slaughter cows steady to 2.00 higher early week, steady to 2.00 lower late week. Slaughter bulls 1.00 to 3.00 lower.

Supply included: 72% Feeder Cattle (52% Steers, 43% Heifers, 5% Bulls); 13% Slaughter Cattle (91% Cows, 9% Bulls); 16% Replacement Cattle (17% Stock Cows, 39% Bred Cows, 4% Bred Heifers, 34% Cow-Calf Pairs, 3% Heifer Pairs, 3% Bulls). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 42%.

LIVESTOCK SUMMARY Current Week Last Reported 4/26/2021 Last Year Total Receipts: 8,015 7,720 10,542 Feeder Cattle: 5,756(71.8%) 6,100(79.0%) 8,484(80.5%) Slaughter Cattle: 1,004(12.5%) 1,190(15.4%) 763(7.2%) Replacement Cattle: 1,255(15.7%) 430(5.6%) 1,295(12.3%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 185 191 192 $670
400-500 157 175 182 $790
500-600 155 165 173 $910
600-700 151 156 160 $1,013
700-800 $--

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 155 157 160 $550
400-500 148.5 150 153 $673
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 $70 $90 $107

Total Run