Regional Cattle Auction Reports...

For Wednesday, September 21st - 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: 3,821
Last Reported: 4,170
Last Year: 1,609
Compared to last week: best test on steers 900 to 1000 lbs steady. Best test on heifers 850 to 900 lbs and 951 to 1000 lbs mostly steady, 901 to 950 lbs steady to 3.00 lower. Good to very good demand for another large offering of yearlings with best demand seen for several strings of black steers off grass. 
    
Bassett Livestock Auction - Bassett NE
This Week: 3,290
Last Reported: 2,870
Last Year: 4,270
Compared with two weeks ago 850 to 950 lbs steers traded steady to 6.00 lower and 850 lbs heifers traded 3.00 lower. Demand was good with active internet bidding.

 

Huss Livestock Market - Kearney NE
This Week: 3,833
Last Reported: 986
Last Year: 3,049
Compared to last week's thin test bawling calves on Wednesday sold fully steady. Heifer calves sold steady to 3.00 higher with yearling heifers trading 4.00 to 6.00 higher. Demand was good for all offerings. Nice run of yearling feeders coming off short dry summer grass along with a nice run of fresh bawling calves. 
    

South Central States

OKC West - El Reno OK
This Week: 4,911
Last Reported: 7,887
Last Year: 7,413
Compared to last week: Feeder steers sold 2.00-4.00 higher. Feeder heifers traded steady to 4.00 higher. Demand moderate to good for feeder cattle. Steer calves traded steady to mostly 3.00 higher, heifer calves sold steady to 2.00 lower. 
   
Clovis Livestock Auction - Clovis, NM
This Week: 
Last Reported: 
Last Year: 
No Sale reported this week.
   
Winter Livestock - Dodge City, KS
This Week: 3,398
Last Reported: 3,499
Last Year: 1,813
Compared to last week, Steer Calves sold 5.00 to 10.00 higher, Yearling Steers sold 2.00 to 6.00 higher. Feeder Heifers sold 1.00 to 5.00 higher.  Breaker and Boner Slaughter Cows sold steady, and Lean Cows sold 3.00 higher. Demand was moderate. 
    

Midwest States

Bloomfield Livestock Market - Bloomfield, IA
This Week: 2,169
Last Reported: 1,124
Last Year: 2,062
Annual Off Grass Yearling Sale. Strong demand with many load lots today. Compared to a week ago, steers under 600 pounds were down, while heifers under 650 pounds were mixed. 

 

Springfield Livestock Auction - Springfield MO
This Week: 1,384
Last Reported: 1,052
Last Year: 1,019
This SLMC feeder sale included a wean-vac special. The offering included several high quality drafts. Compared to last week feeder steers traded 7.00-13.00 higher. Feeder heifers traded steady to 6.00 higher. Supply was moderate with good demand. 
   
South Central Regional Stockyards - Vienna MO
This Week: 536
Last Reported: 2,277
Last Year: 582
Feeder supply not sufficient to establish a market trend. Slaughter cows 2.00-3.00 lower. There was a lower undertone in weights under 600 lbs with health issues bringing a seasonal decline in the calf market along with corn acting like it may want to push higher out of its current trading range.
   

Southeast

Roanoke Stockyard - Roanoke AL
This Week: 1,159
Last Reported: 1,315
Last Year: 1,279
No Sale reported this week.
    

West

None Reported
       

Northeastern States

Blue Grass Stockyards - Albany KY
This Week: 685
Last Reported: 812
Last Year: 502
Compared to last week: Feeder steers and heifers sold 6.00 to 8.00 lower with less demand noted due to changing weather conditions and a plainer quality offering. Slaughter cows sold 2.00 to 4.00 lower. Slaughter bulls sold steady.