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Archived Report

1/24/2022

Total Run: 3,078

Market Notes

Compared to last week, 400-450 lb steer calves sold with a higher undertone on a light test, 450-500 lbs steers sold firm to 6.00 higher, 500600 lb steers traded unevenly steady to instances 3.00 lower, 600-700 lbs sold 5.00-10.00 lower, spots 12.00 lower, 700-750 lbs traded steady to firm, and two pot loads of 800-850 lb yearlings sold steady. Feeder heifers weighing 450-600 lbs sold firm to 5.00 higher, with 600-650 lbs selling with a lower undertone on few comparable sales, 650-700 lbs sold 3.00-5.00 lower. over 700 lbs were not well tested. Demand was moderate to good on a heavy offering of feeders, best demand was on calves weighing 400-550 lbs. Slaughter cows sold 3.00-5.00 higher. CME Cattle Futures were absorbing Friday's COF report and fell with triple-digit losses on Monday as Placements were much larger than expected at 106 percent.

Supply included: 95% Feeder Cattle (52% Steers, 46% Heifers, 2% Bulls); 5% Slaughter Cattle (8% Steers, 76% Cows, 17% Bulls). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 53%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 1/17/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 3,078 1,922 1,651 Feeder Cattle: 2,935(95.4%) 1,756(91.4%) 1,481(89.7%) Slaughter Cattle: 143(4.6%) 166(8.6%) 170(10.3%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 $--
400-500 195 209 217 $941
500-600 172 181 195 $998
600-700 154 163 169 $1,063
700-800 157 161 165 $1,211

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 $--
400-500 166 178 187 $802
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 $77 $96 $109

Total Run