Regional Cattle Auction Reports...

For Wednesday, February 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: 7,378
Last Reported: 7,659
Last Year: 6,772
Compared to last week: steers 600 to 649 lbs and 750 to 849 lbs 3.00 to 7.00 higher with instances up to 12.00 higher on 750 to 799 lbs, 650 to 749 lbs mostly steady, 850 to 949 lbs mostly steady with instances up to 12.00 higher. Heifers 600 to 699 lbs mostly steady, 701 to 799 lbs 10.00 to 15.00 higher.
Bassett Livestock Auction - Bassett NE
This Week: 6,410
Last Reported: 4,315
Last Year: 5,560
Compared with two weeks ago, 500 lbs steers traded 4.00 lower, 550 to 700 lbs steers traded 2.00 to 10.00 higher. Heifer offerings 500 to 800 lbs traded 4.00 to 20.00 higher. Demand was good with several buyers and active internet bidding. 


Huss Livestock Market - Kearney NE
This Week: 4,570
Last Reported: 5,566
Last Year: 2,986
Compared to last week steers under 700 lbs sold 3.00 to 12.00 higher and steers over 700 lbs sold 4.00 to 10.00 higher. Heifers under 700 lbs sold steady to 10.00 higher and heifers over 700 lbs sold 3.00 to 5.00 higher. Demand was good to very good from the buyers within the active market. 

South Central States

OKC West - El Reno OK
This Week: 11,777
Last Reported: 7,131
Last Year: 9,046
Compared to last week: Feeder steers sold 2.00-6.00 higher. Feeder heifers traded 1.00-3.00 higher. Demand moderate to good. Steer calves under 550 lbs traded sharply higher, instances 15.00-25.00 higher. Heavier weight steers and heifer calves mostly 8.00-12.00 higher. Demand very good for all classes. 
Clovis Livestock Auction - Clovis, NM
This Week: 2,466
Last Reported: 1,897
Last Year: 2,102
Compared to last weeks sale; Steer calves 300-350 lbs were steady while 350-400 lbs and 450-500 lbs were 20.00 higher. 400-450 lbs steers sold 10.00 higher with 500-600 lbs being 8.00-11.00 higher. Feeder steers 600-650 lbs sold steady and 650-750 lbs were 11.00- 13.00 higher. Heifer calves 300-350 lbs were 5.00 lower and 350-400 lbs sold sharply higher while 400-500 lbs were 3.00-8.00 lower and 500-600 lbs held steady to 5.00 higher. Feeder heifers 600-650 lbs sold sharply higher and 650-750 lbs were 6.00-11.00 higher. 
Winter Livestock - Dodge City, KS
This Week: 3,153
Last Reported: 5,192
Last Year: 3,811
Compared to last week, steer and heifer calves under 600 lbs sold 10.00 to 15.00 higher. Feeder steers 600-800 lbs sold unevenly steady, while those over 800 lbs sold 1.00 to 3.00 higher. 6-weight heifers were unevenly steady on a light test when comparing them to last week's large receipts. Heifers over 700 lbs sold 1.00 to 4.00 higher. Slaughter cows and bulls sold 8.00 to 11.00 higher.

Midwest States

Bloomfield Livestock Market - Bloomfield, IA
This Week: 2,120
Last Reported: 2,426
Last Year: 2,014
Compared to the sale two weeks ago, steers sold sharply higher, mostly 19.00 higher. Heifers sold mostly 6.00 to 19.00 higher. Demand was very good and included active internet bidding.


Springfield Livestock Auction - Springfield MO
This Week: 1,320
Last Reported: 1,341
Last Year: 1,505
Compared to last week, steers sold mostly steady to 8.00 higher. Heifers under 600lbs sold 2.00 to 10.00 higher and heifers over 600lbs sold with a steady undertone. Supply was moderate and demand was very good for the quality long weaned cattle in the offering.
South Central Regional Stockyards - Vienna MO
This Week: 692
Last Reported: 1,356
Last Year: 1,407
Compared to last Wednesday, feeder steers 450-600 lbs 5.00-15.00 higher with other weights steady to 3.00 higher on a light test. Feeder heifers near 500 lbs 3.00-6.00 higher with other weights steady to firm on a light test. Slaughter cows steady to 3.00 higher. Demand very good. Supply light. 


Roanoke Stockyard - Roanoke AL
This Week: 1,506
Last Reported: 845
Last Year: 1,057
Compared to one week ago: Feeder steers sold 6.00 to 8.00 higher, feeder heifers sold unevenly steady, feeder bulls sold 4.00 to 6.00 lower. Slaughter cows and bulls sold steady to 2.00 lower. Replacement cows and pairs sold mostly steady.


None Reported

Northeastern States

Blue Grass Stockyards - Albany KY
This Week: 965
Last Reported: 448
Last Year: 821
Compared to last week: Feeder steers under 650lbs sold 8.00 to 10.00 higher with instances of sharply higher with feeder steers over 650lbs steady to 3.00 higher. Feeder heifers under 700lbs sold 5.00 to 7.00 higher with instances of sharply higher with feeder heifers over 700lbs mostly steady. Slaughter cows sold 2.00 to 4.00 higher. Slaughter bulls sold steady.