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Missouri (East Central) Weekly Cattle Auction Summary

Archived Report

4/23/2022

Total Run: 1,970

Market Notes

Compared to last week, steers steady, spots 1.00 to 3.00 lower under 500 lbs. Feeder heifers steady to 5.00 higher, except some 1.00 to 2.00 lower over 550 lbs. Slaughter cows steady to 2.00 higher.

Supply included: 81% Feeder Cattle (53% Steers, 42% Heifers, 5% Bulls); 17% Slaughter Cattle (91% Cows, 9% Bulls); 2% Replacement Cattle (96% Bred Cows, 4% Cow-Calf Pairs). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 17%.

LIVESTOCK SUMMARY Current Week Last Reported 4/11/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 1,970 2,192 1,902 Feeder Cattle: 1,596(81.0%) 1,824(83.2%) 1,707(89.7%) Slaughter Cattle: 334(17.0%) 298(13.6%) 167(8.8%) Replacement Cattle: 40(2.0%) 70(3.2%) 28(1.5%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 215 225 232.5 $562
300-400 198 213 231 $747
400-500 188.5 200 207.5 $900
500-600 167 188 198.75 $1,037
600-700 165 176 185 $1,142
700-800 144 152 160 $1,139

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 177 177 0.0000 $443
300-400 176 185 194 $648
400-500 162.5 175 189 $786
500-600 146 164 179 $902
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 $78 $101 $124

Total Run