Regional Cattle Auction Reports...

For Tuesday, September 10th

Posted weekly on Wednesday

North Central:
Philip Livestock Auction - Philip SD
                       This Week   Last Reported
Total Receipts: 1,680              1,486
No Feeder Cattle Sale last week, comparisons will be made to two weeks ago. Feeder Steers 800 to 1,000 lbs 5.00 to 6.00 lower, Feeder Heifers 750 to 900 lbs 5.00 to 6.00 lower, 900 to 1000 lbs 6.00 to 7.00 lower, 1000 to 1100 lbs 5. 00 to 6.00 lower. Good Demand for Several Load Lots and Many Part Loads and Packages of Feeder Steers, Feeder Heifers, and Tested Open Heifers which sold on a Moderate to Active Market. Nearly all of the Supply was off Grass with favorable weighing conditions. Next Feeder Cattle Sale September 24, Expecting 2,000 Head. Supply included: 100% Feeder Cattle (16% Steers, 84% Heifers). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 98%.
Riverton Livestock Auction - Riverton, WY
                      This Week   Last Reported
Total Receipts: 269                1,601
Compared to last Tuesday, on a light offering: slaughter cows 2.00-4.00 lower, slaughter bulls’ steady instances 1.00-2.00 lower. Not enough feeder calves for a good market test. Supply included: 37% Feeder Cattle (100% Steers); 37% Slaughter Cattle (63% Cows, 37% Bulls); 26% Replacement Cattle (78% Stock Cows, 19% Bred Cows, 3% Cow-Calf Pairs). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 100%.
Miles City Livestock Commission Auction - Miles City, MT
                      This Week   Last Reported
Total Receipts: 1,261             1,733
Compared to last sale (8-27-2019): Feeder steers were too lightly tested today to develop any market trend. Feeder heifers 850-999 lbs sold mostly 5.00-8.00 lower with instances of 10.00 lower at times. All other weights of heifers were too lightly tested to develop an accurate market trend, however weak to lower undertones were noticed. Demand was mostly light to moderate for moderate offerings. Quality this week was average to attractive. Flesh conditions were mostly light as all cattle were coming off grass. Limited load lots were seen this week, however, lots of small to medium sized packages allowed for buyers to piece together loads. CME contracts pushed higher today after several days of selling off.
   
South Central:
Amarillo Auction Summary - Amarillo TX
                     This Week   Last Reported
Total Receipts: 674               478
Compared to two weeks ago: Feeder steers and heifers sold steady to 2.00 lower. Trade activity and demand were moderate. Scattered thunderstorms brought in cooler temperatures. Slaughter cows and bulls traded with a much lower undertone. Supply included: 91% Feeder Cattle (13% Steers, 60% Heifers, 27% Bulls); 8% Slaughter Cattle (60% Cows, 40% Bulls); 1% Replacement Cattle (100% Bred Cows). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 67%.
   
Midwest:
Ozark Regional Stockyards - West Plains MO
                       This Week   Last Reported   Last Year
Total Receipts: 2,730              2,158             3,712
Compared to last week, steer calves traded 3.00-6.00 lower with spots 8.00 lower while heifer calves traded steady to 4.00 lower. Yearling steers traded 3.00-4.00 lower with yearling heifers not well tested. Demand was light early and improved throughout the day as the cattle boards started gaining some ground. The supply was moderate and included several pot-loads of 8 and 9 weight steers. Steers averaged 629 lbs at $133.82/cwt while heifers averaged 475 lbs at $131.74/cwt. Supply included: 100% Feeder Cattle (57% Steers, 41% Heifers, 2% Bulls). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 43%.
  
Southeast:
Mid-State Stockyards LLP - Letohatchee, AL
                        This Week   Last Reported
Total Receipts: 1,680               1,252
Compared to one week ago: Slaughter cows and bulls sold steady to 2.00 lower. Replacement cows and pairs sold steady. Feeder cattle sold 6.00 to 11.00 lower. Supply included: 82% Feeder Cattle (36% Steers, 41% Heifers, 22% Bulls); 16% Slaughter Cattle (89% Cows, 11% Bulls); 2% Replacement Cattle (60% Bred Cows, 40% Cow-Calf Pairs). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 26%.
   
Northeast:
Lynchburg Graded Feeder Cattle Sale - Rustburg, VA
                       This Week   Last Reported
Total Receipts: 1,524                 715
State Graded Feeder Cattle (Steers 537, Heifers 654, Bulls 333) Supply included: 100% Feeder Cattle (35% Steers, 43% Heifers, 22% Bulls). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 22%.
Blue Grass Stockyards - Lexington, KY
                        This Week   Last Reported
Total Receipts: 1,050              1,176
Compared to last week steer and heifer calves sold 5.00 to 7.00 lower with light demand on a good through attractive quality offering. Slaughter cows and bulls sold 2.00 to 4.00 lower with light to moderate demand. Supply included: 92% Feeder Cattle (50% Steers, 1% Dairy Steers, 40% Heifers, 9% Bulls); 6% Slaughter Cattle (85% Cows, 15% Bulls); 1% Replacement Cattle (50% Bred Cows, 50% Cow-Calf Pairs). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 77%.
  
West:
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