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Archived Report

3/14/2022

Total Run: 1,230

Market Notes

Compared to last week, a lighter offering but market rebounded with 400-500 lbs steer calves on a light test trading mostly steady, 500-700 lb steers sold mostly 3.00-7.00 higher, with 750-850 lbs firm to 3.00 higher, and over 850 lbs selling with a higher undertone. Feeder heifers weighing 400-600 lbs got back all they lost week trading mostly 10.00-20.00 higher, spots 25.00 higher, and 600-700 lb heifers sold with a higher undertone on few good comparisons. Feeder market had a much better feel to it this Monday as buyers returned and aided by CME cattle futures trading sharply higher as Feeder Cattle gained from 2.67-4.42 on the front three months and May corn closed 14 1/4 cents lower and December corn down 2 3/4 cents. Slaughter cows sold steady to firm, spots 3.00-higher on the high dressing cows.

Supply included: 90% Feeder Cattle (54% Steers, 41% Heifers, 4% Bulls); 10% Slaughter Cattle (73% Cows, 27% Bulls). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 46%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 3/7/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 1,230 2,476 1,630 Feeder Cattle: 1,105(89.8%) 2,280(92.1%) 1,510(92.6%) Slaughter Cattle: 125(10.2%) 196(7.9%) 120(7.4%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 $--
400-500 197 202 211 $910
500-600 190 196 206.75 $1,079
600-700 164.75 184 191 $1,194
700-800 154.25 155 175 $1,164

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 179 181 183 $634
400-500 177 188 197 $846
500-600 168 173 175 $954
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 $107 $114 $123

Total Run