Regional Cattle Auction Reports...

For Friday & Saturday, December 3rd & 4th - Posted weekly on Monday

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

North Central

Burwell Livestock Auction Market - Burwell NE
This Week: 
Last Reported: 
Last Year: 
Sale not reported.
    
Ft. Pierre Livestock Auction - Ft. Pierre, SD
This Week: 5,901
Last Reported: 7,613
Last Year: 5,100
Last feeder sale was two weeks ago: Steer calves from 500# to 550# were $12.00 to $15.00 higher, 550# to 650# were $3.00 to $5.00 higher, 650# to 700# were $10.00 to $12.00 higher; Heifer calves from 450# to 650# were generally $4.00 to $8.00 higher. No other comparisons were available. Most of the calves were fully preconditioned, and in light to moderate flesh condition and right off the cow.
    
Torrington Livestock Commission - Torrington WY
This Week: 3,380
Last Reported: 3,300
Last Year: 2,609
Compared to two weeks ago; slaughter and feeder cows traded steady to 2.00 higher with lean cows trading 3.00 higher. Slaughter bulls traded 4.00 to 5.00 higher. A very large run again with a lot of the cows returning to the country.
      

South Central

Cattleman's Livestock Auction - Belen NM
This Week: 2,020
Last Reported: 1,775
Last Year: 1,436
No report last week due to holiday. Supply included: 69% Feeder Cattle (57% Steers, 40% Heifers, 3% Bulls); 17% Slaughter Cattle (93% Cows, 7% Bulls); 14% Replacement Cattle (71% Bred Cows, 14% Bred Heifers, 16% Cow-Calf Pairs). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 31%. 
           

Midwest

Eastern MO Commission Company - Bowling Green, MO 
This Week: 2,346
Last Reported: 973
Last Year: 2,255
Compared to the last Feeder Special two weeks ago, the best test was on 500-700 lb steers selling 5.00-10.00 higher, with three pot loads of 895-995 lb yearling steers selling with a higher undertone with no recent comparison. Feeder heifers weighing 400-600 lbs sold 3.00-7.00 higher and over 600 lbs sold with a higher undertone on limited comparisons. Slaughter cows traded steady to firm on a nice offering. 

     

Southeast

Smith County Commission - Carthage TN
This Week: 1,432
Last Reported: 1,499
Last Year: 1,040
Compared to same sale two weeks ago, market was not quoted last week because of thanksgiving. Slaughter cows and bulls were mostly steady. Feeder steers under 650 lbs 12.00 higher, over 650 lbs mostly steady. Heifers 4.00 to 14.00 higher, most advance was on light weight cattle. Bull calves were 4.00 to 10.00 higher with most lighter bull calves showing most gains.
   
Carolina Stockyards Livestock Auction – Siler City, NC
This Week: 1,230
Last Reported: 1,020
Last Year: 1,278
Slaughter cattle steady to up 1.00 to 2.00 compared to last sale . Feeder cattle steady to up 1.00 to 3.00 . Demand was moderate ; market activity and buyer interest were moderate . Offerings were heavy with quality average . 
   

West

None Reported

      

Northeastern States

None Reported