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Archived Report

4/11/2022

Total Run: 2,384

Market Notes

Compared to last week, again this week a lot of new crop steer calves weighing under 600 lbs that were unweaned, short weaned but on comparable sales with last week sold steady to firm, 600-650 lbs were lightly tested and sold with a firm undertone, 650-700 lbs traded firm to 3.00 higher, 700-850 lbs were not well tested and two pot loads of 865 steers sold with a sharply higher undertone with last weeks pot load, but were 30 lbs lighter and with better weighing condition. Feeder heifers weighing 400-500 lbs sold fully steady to firm, with 500-600 lb heifers selling 3.00-7.00 higher and over 600 lbs were lightly tested with a pot load of 715 lb heifer selling with a firm to higher undertone. Slaughter cows on a large offering sold steady to firm. Demand was moderate to good with supply moderate the best demand was on the 550-700 steer calves and the pot loads of 865 lb steers along 500-600 lb heifers selling with good demand on and active market as quality was good.

Supply included: 84% Feeder Cattle (60% Steers, 36% Heifers, 3% Bulls); 16% Slaughter Cattle (2% Steers, 1% Heifers, 86% Cows, 11% Bulls). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 49%. AUCTION This Week Last Reported 4/4/2022 Last Year Total Receipts: 2,384 2,061 2,718 Feeder Cattle: 2,012(84.4%) 1,698(82.4%) 2,528(93.0%) Slaughter Cattle: 372(15.6%) 363(17.6%) 190(7.0%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 216 216 0.0000 $756
400-500 197 202 211 $907
500-600 162 183 195 $1,005
600-700 163 179 187.85 $1,165
700-800 161.25 166 165.5 $1,246

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 $--
300-400 184 186 185 $652
400-500 160 173 181 $776
500-600 167 177 183 $976
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 $87 $107 $121

Total Run