Regional Cattle Auction Reports...

For Tuesday, April 9th - Posted weekly on Wednesday

Reported by the USDA Market News... “Click” links to view entire report

North Central:

Miles City Livestock Commission Auction - Miles City, MT
This Week: 197
Last Reported: 745
Last Year: 827
Compared to last week: Feeder steers and heifers were too lightly tested to develop any market trend. Demand was mostly moderate to good for very light offerings. Quality this week was mostly average. 

 

Winter Livestock Auction - Riverton, WY
This Week: 398
Last Reported: 597
Last Year: 597
Compared to last Tuesday on a Bred cow and Pair Special; Slaughter cows unevenly steady, slaughter bulls instances 2.00-7.00 higher with cow returning to feed mostly steady. Good buyer attendance and participation on cow/calf pairs and bred heifers and cows. Not enough feeder calves for a good market test.
 

South Central:

Winter Livestock - La Junta, CO
This Week: 4,062
Last Reported: 686
Last Year: 1,693
Trade activity and demand was good. Feeder steers under 550lbs sold 3.00 to 16.00 higher. Feeder steers over 550lbs sold 1.00 to 3.00 lower. Feeder heifers sold 4.00 to 10.00 higher across all weight classes. Slaughter cows sold steady across all weight classes while slaughter bulls sold 3.00 higher. 
 
OKC West Livestock Auction - El Reno, OK
This Week: 1,200
Last Reported: 4,904
Last Year: 6,937
Compared to last week: Steer and heifer calves sold fully steady to firm. Demand good.
 
Lonestar Stockyards - Wildorado, TX
This Week: 1,050
Last Reported: 485
Last Year: 1,109
Compared to last week: Not enough comparable sales on feeder steers or heifers for a market trend due to last weeks light test. Quality was plain to attractive, with several nice bunches of reputation calves ready to turn out on offer. Slaughter cows traded mostly weak to 2.00 lower on a light test.
   

Midwest:

Ozark Regional Stockyards - West Plains MO
This Week: 1,644
Last Reported: 1,784
Last Year: 2,883
Compared to last week, five and six weight steer and heifer calves were 3.00-6.00 higher with other weights not well tested. Demand was good on a light supply. The offering was mostly new-crop calves with several bawlers and few calves over 700 lbs. 

 

Southeast:

Mid-State Stockyards LLP - Letohatchee, AL
This Week: 1,762
Last Reported: 1,406
Last Year: 1,495
Compared to one week ago: Slaughter cows and bulls sold steady to 3.00 higher. Replacement cows sold steady. Feeder cattle sold 5.00 to 10.00 lower. 

 

Calhoun Stockyard - Calhoun, GA
This Week: 405
Last Reported: 185
Last Year: 524
Compared to one week ago, slaughter cows steady to 3.00 higher, slaughter bulls mostly steady, feeder steers and steer calves lightly tested, feeder bulls and bull calves unevenly steady, feeder heifers and heifer calves steady to 3.00 lower, replacement cows mostly steady.
   

Northeast:

Blue Grass Stockyards - Lexington, KY
This Week: 759
Last Reported: 516
Last Year: 1,397
Compared to last Tuesday feeder steers and heifers sold steady to 5.00 higher on weaned packages with very good demand. Slaughter cows sold 3.00 to 4.00 higher with very good demand. Slaughter bulls sold 4.00 higher with very good demand.
     

West:

None Reported