Regional Cattle Auction Reports...

For Wednesday, May 18th - Posted weekly on Thursday
Reported by the USDA Market News... “Click” links to view entire report

North Central States

Hub City Livestock Auction - Aberdeen SD
This Week: 4,957
Last Reported: 4,113
Last Year: 5,229
Compared to last week: best test on steers 850 to 900 lbs mostly steady, 901 to 1000 lbs 3.00 to 5.00 lower. Best test on heifers 800 to 850 lbs and 900 to 950 lbs mostly steady. Another large offering of strings, loads, and packages of home raised and backgrounded cattle this week. Moderate to good demand for feeding type cattle, very good demand for grass types.
    
Bassett Livestock Auction - Bassett NE
This Week: 
Last Reported: 
Last Year: 
No sale report
    

South Central States

OKC West - El Reno OK
This Week: 10,398
Last Reported: 8,942
Last Year: 6,028
Compared to last week: Feeder steers traded 3.00-5.00 lower. Feeder heifers sold 2.00-4.00 lower. Demand light to moderate for feeders. Steer and heifer calves that were long weaned and suitable for grazing sold mostly steady. Un-weaned, bawling new crop calves traded 2.00-4.00 lower. Demand moderate for all calves.
   
Clovis Livestock Auction - Clovis, NM
This Week: 1,751
Last Reported: 1,475
Last Year: 1,661
Compared to last week: Feeder steers and heifers sold steady to 3.00 higher. Trade was fairly active on moderate to good demand. Several loads of yearling steers and heifers were available in the offering.
   
Winter Livestock - Dodge City, KS
This Week: 2,220
Last Reported: 2,112
Last Year: 895
Compared to last week, steers 500 lb to 975 lb sold 5.00 to 8.00 lower. Feeder heifers 600 lb to 975 lb sold 7.00 to 11.00 lower. Heifers 450 lb to 600 lb sold steady to 3.00 higher. Demand was moderate. Slaughter cows sold steady. Slaughter bulls sold steady to 2.00 higher.
    

Midwest States

Springfield Livestock Auction - Springfield MO
This Week: 1,339
Last Reported: 1,197
Last Year: 1,116
Compared to last week, Feeder steers steady. Feeder heifers under 500 lbs unevenly steady, Over 500 lbs steady to 4.00 lower. Demand moderate to good. Supply moderate.
   
South Central Regional Stockyards - Vienna MO
This Week: 2,221
Last Reported: 1,904
Last Year: 2,042
Compared to last Wednesday, feeder steers 5.00-8.00 higher. Feeder heifers 450-500 lbs 3.00-6..00 higher with other weights near steady. Slaughter cows 2.00-4.00 higher. Demand good to very good. Supply heavy.
   

Southeast

Roanoke Stockyard - Roanoke AL
This Week: 719
Last Reported: 813
Last Year: 771
Compared to one week ago: Feeder steers and heifers sold 3.00 to 5.00 lower, feeder bulls sold unevenly steady. Slaughter cows sold 2.00 to 4.00 higher, slaughter bulls sold steady. Replacement cows and pairs sold mostly steady. 
    

West

None Reported
       

Northeastern States

Blue Grass Stockyards - Albany KY
This Week: 750
Last Reported: 663
Last Year: 564
Compared to last week: Feeder steers and heifers sold steady to 2.00 higher. Good demand on all feeder classes. Slaughter cows and bulls sold 2.00-4.00 higher including some extremely high dressing cows and bulls. Good demand on slaughter cows and bulls.