MARKETS

Milano Tuesday

Milano, TX — October 7

Cattle and Calves: 478.
Steers: Medium and Large 1 Under 300 lbs. NT; 300-400 lbs 221.00-327.00; 400-500 lbs 247.00-313.00; 500-600 lbs 217.00-281.00; 600-700 lbs 196.00-259.00; over 700 lbs NT.
Heifers: Medium and Large 1 Under 300 lbs. NT; 300-400 lbs 236.00-295.00; 400-500 lbs 230.00-285.00; 500-600 lbs 209.00-257.00; 600-700 lbs 193.00-241.00.
Slaughter Cows: $81-117. Slaughter Bulls: $120-125. Bred Heifers: NT. Bred Cows: $1350-1850. Pairs: $1850-2000.

Meridian Tuesday

Meridian, TX — October 7

(Special) Receipts at Meridian Livestock Commission: 316. Stocker steers $3-7 higher. Feeder steers $3-4 higher. Stocker heifers $5-10 higher. Feeder heifers $2-4 higher. Slaughter cows $2-4 lower. Packer bulls steady. Cow/calf pairs active. Young replacements active.
Steers: No. 1, under 300 lbs. NT; 300-400 lbs. $300-355; 400-500 lbs. $260-317.50; 500-600 lbs. $240-263; 600-700 lbs. $225-246; 700-800 lbs. NT.
Heifers: No. 1, under 300 lbs. NT; 300-400 lbs. $260-315; 400-500 lbs. $240-300; 500-600 lbs. $230-250; 600-700 lbs. $215-237; 700-800 lbs. NT.
Slaughter cows, high yielding $110-115; low yielding $95-100; fats $100-112; thin & shelly $85-95.
Packer bulls $125-144.
Pairs: young choice $3000-3550; young fair NT; aged pairs NT.
Young pregnancy tested stocker replacement cows $1850-2100.

OKC West Wednesday

Oklahoma City, OK — October 8

(F‑S) Receipts at OKC West - El Reno Livestock Market: 5708. Feeder steers and heifers $4-7 higher. Steer calves sold sharply higher with very good demand. Heifer calves sold steady to firm. Demand good for all classes. Cooler temperatures and several days of heavy are forecasted the end of the week and into the weekend.
Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1: Calves: 300-350 lbs 375.00-390.00, thin fleshed 400.00-427.50; lot 395 lbs 330.00, lot thin fleshed 370.00; 400-500 lbs 290.00-315.00, thin fleshed 324.00-340.00; 500-575 lbs 272.00-290.00, fancy 295.00, fleshy 585-600 lbs 260.00-263.00; 600-700 lbs 235.00-255.00; few 750-800 lbs 219.50-233.00; Yearlings: 600-700 lbs 256.00-265.00; 700-750 lbs 250.00-255.50; 750-800 lbs 241.00-250.50; 800-900 lbs 223.50-242.00; 900-1000 lbs 210.50-225.00; 1000-1050 lbs 195.00-197.00.
Holstein Steers Large 3: pkg 633 lbs 191.00.
Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1: pkg 395 lbs 325.00; 450-500 lbs 275.00-290.00; 500-575 lbs 254.00-290.00; pkg 625 lbs 237.00, 625-700 lbs calves 208.00-218.00.
Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1: Calves: 315-400 lbs 301.00-325.00, load thin fleshed 335.00; 400-450 lbs 295.00-305.00; 450-500 lbs 269.00-280.00, load thin fleshed 286.00; 500-600 lbs 250.00-268.00, fleshy 237.00-239.00; 600-700 lbs 223.50-234.00, thin fleshed 264.50, fleshy 219.00; Yearlings: 600-700 lbs 231.00-248.00; 700-800 lbs 222.50-240.00; 800-875 lbs 206.00-218.00; 945-955 lbs 191.00-200.00.

Oklahoma Hay

Oklahoma City, OK – October 9

(F-S) Alfalfa trade light to moderate. Demand moderate for dairy hay, light for other offerings. Movement mostly light to moderate. Interest and inquiry improved over recent weeks on dairy hay as supplies are believed to be less than earlier thought. Grass hay movement and demand very limited statewide. Rains are forecast for the next few days and moisture is desperately needed for wheat pasture.
Alfalfa Central Oklahoma: Premium quality in the field $185-200. Supreme dairy hay $200-220. Some Good quality $130-165 at edge of field. Fair quality $90-100.
Eastern Oklahoma: Premium quality in the field $185-200. Good quality $100-150 per ton. Premium quality small square bales $10-12 per bale.
Western Oklahoma: Premium quality $180-200. Supreme quality $200-220. Good dry cow hay $130-160. Good quality bleached $110-120. Grinding hay $85-90. Small square bales Premium quality $9-12 per bale.
Grass Hay Central Oklahoma: Prairie hay 4x5 bales $25-35 per bale, mostly $25-28. Good Bermuda $65-70 per bale in 5x6 bales. Fair quality Bermuda 5x6 round bales $35-40 per bale. Mixed grass small square bales Good quality $5-6 per bale in the field. Horse quality $6-7/bale in the field. Good wheat hay $75 per ton in large round bales.
Western Oklahoma: Fair to Good Bermuda grass 5x6 bales $50-60 per bale, best quality Bermuda $60-75 per bale. Prairie hay 4x5 bales $25-30. Crab grass 5x6 bales $35-40 per bale.
Eastern Oklahoma: Good mixed grass hay in 4x5 bales $25-30 per bale, mostly $25-28. Bermuda 5x6 bales $50-70 per bale. Bermuda small square bales $6-8 per bale. Small square bales prairie hay $3-5 per bale.

San Angelo Cattle

San Angelo, TX — October 9

(F-S) Receipts at Producers Livestock Auction Co.: 510. Feeder steers and heifers firm to $2 higher. Slaughter cows steady; slaughter bulls firm. Stock cows and pairs steady. Trading fairly active, demand good.
Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1 500-600 lbs 258.00-260.00; 700-755 lbs 213.00-215.00.
Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 2 550-600 lbs 216.00-218.00; 695 lbs 200.00; 750-800 lbs 175.00-188.00.
Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1 500-600 lbs 230.00-234.00.
Slaughter Cows: %Lean weight avg dress hi-dress low-dress Breakers 75-80 1343 lbs 108.00-112.00. Boners 80-85 950-1475 lbs 108.00-118.00 121.00-131.00. Lean 85-90 850-1250 lbs 103.00-109.00 88.00-103.00. Lean 85-90 600-900 lbs 84.00-93.00.
Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1 1650-2000 lbs 133.00-139.00; high-dressing 142.00; low-dressing 1200-1800 lbs 119.00-133.00.
Pregnancy Tested Stock Cows And Heifers: All sold by the head. Medium and Large 1 2100.00-2125.00.
Cow/Calf Pairs: All sold by the pair. All have 200-450 lbs calves. Medium and Large 1-2 2900.00.
Stocker And Feeder Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 (young) 900-1000 lbs 174.00-177.00 cwt; (young and middle age) 950-1100 lbs 140.00-147.00 cwt; (middle age) 900-1400 lbs no test; (thin &/or aged) 900-1300 lbs 110.00-126.00.

Jordan Weekly Market Report

Mason & San Saba - October 9

Receipts totaled 1561 head. Demand was good with a lot of activity with the stocker steers selling steady and stocker heifers selling $2 higher with a group of heifers at 423 lbs at $315 ($1332.45). The feeder steers were steady and feeder heifers were $2 higher with a set of 4 heifers weighing 663 lbs at $215 ($1425.45). Packer cows and bulls were steady with the top cow at $124 and the high bull at $145. Pairs and bred cows were steady and in good demand.
Steers: Choice lightweight calves $290-338; Choice medium weight calves $240-327.50; Choice heavyweight calves $220-258.
Heifers: Choice lightweight calves $280-380; Choice medium weight calves $215-395; Choice heavyweight calves $207-229.
Yearlings: Choice lightweight steers $215-228; Choice heavyweight steers $208-213; Choice lightweight heifers $200-210; Choice heavyweight heifers $190-201; #2 Steer calves & yearlings $208-275; #2 Heifer calves & yearlings $190-240; Shorties & Plainer calves & yearlings $160-200.
Cows: Choice bred $2000-2150; Medium to good bred $1760-1990; Plainer & older bred $1500-1750; High yield $116-124; Medium yield $107-115; Low yield $100-106; Heiferettes & young stockers $140-180.
Bulls: High yield $135-145; Medium yield $128-135; Low yield $121-127; Feeders $121-133.
Pairs: Choice up to $2450; Medium to good up to $1925; Plainer & older pairs no test.
Some representative sales: Lamar Johanson, Goldthwaite, 5 steers 408 lbs at $317.50; Jimmy Sommerfeld, Hamilton, 7 steers 617 lbs at $236; Scott Jacoby, Sonora, 6 steers 683 lbs at $231; Kerry Kensing, Hamilton, 2 heifers 423 lbs at $315; JM Ranch, Comanche, 14 heifers 466 lbs at $262; Harold Yates, San Saba, 7 heifers 582 lbs at $235.

Gainesville Friday

Gainesville, TX — October 10

(Special) Receipts at Gainesville Livestock Market, Inc. 1785. Overall calf market $2-5 higher. Choice sets of 4 & 5 weight steers $5-12 higher. Feeder cattle $2 higher with the drafts with condition $5 higher. Packer cows $3-4 higher on lean cows, fat cows steady. Stock cows steady. On October 17 Gainesville will have 150 Angus/Brangus bred heifers bred to LBW Angus bulls. November 12th will be their special cow sale, they will have some nice young cows. Gainesville is now taking consignments for their November 12 Female Replacement Sale.
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Feeder Steers: Medium and large frame, 200-300 lbs., No. 1 $365-410, No. 2-3 $270-300; 300-400 lbs., No. 1 $325-375, No. 2-3 $260-285; 400-500 lbs., No. 1 $275-310, No. 2-3 $230-250; 500-600 lbs., No. 1 $255-289, No. 2-3 $215-230; 600-700 lbs., No. 1 $235-260, No. 2-3 $200-220; 700-800 lbs., No. 1 $225-248, No. 2-3 $200-215.
Feeder Heifers: Medium and large frame, 200-300 lbs., No. 1 $300-350, No. 2-3 $240-270; 300-400 lbs., No. 1 $280-315, No. 2-3 $220-255; 400-500 lbs., No. 1 $245-270, No. 2-3 $200-225; 500-600 lbs., No. 1 $235-265, No. 2-3 $200-220; 600-700 lbs., No. 1 $215-237, No. 2-3 $190-210; 700-800 lbs., No. 1 $210-230, No. 2-3 $190-210.
Slaughter bulls: Y.G. 1-2, 1200-2050 lbs. $130-152. Slaughter cows 1-3, $111-124, cutters $98-108.
Stocker cows PD'd tested 3-9 years: Large frame $1900-2500, medium frame $1500-1750.
Cow and calf pairs: Cows with calves under 250 lbs., large frame $2300-2800, medium frame $1700-2100.
Baby Calves: Holstein calves NT, crossbreds $425-620.

Hugo Friday

Hugo, OK — October 10

(Special) Receipts at Hugo Livestock Market: 1091 head.
Steers: 200-250 lb. $330-410; 250-300 lb. $286.36-360; 300-350 lb. $315.92-350; 350-400 lb. $289.86-340; 400-450 lb. $274.49-330; 450-500 lb. $255.79-295; 500-550 lb. $240.31-271; 550-600 lb. $229.23-250; 600-650 lb. $219.99-237; 650-700 lb. $212.88-230; 700-750 lb. $198.63-222; 750-800 lb. $197.25-210; 800 lbs. and up $195.80-216.
Heifers: 200-250 lb. $326.54-395; 250-300 lb. $311-340; 300-350 lb. $279.09-300; 350-400 lb. $263.28-312.50; 400-450 lb. $251.75-300; 450-500 lb. $236.35-257.50; 500-550 lb. $228.85-250; 550-600 lb. $223.83-246; 600-650 lb. $208.04-230; 650-700 lb. $193.50-219; 700-750 lb. $204.25-218; 750-800 lb. $206.17-215; 800 lbs. and up $171.75-202.50.
Stocker cows $80-200. Slaughter cows $65-128. Bulls $109-143. Pairs $1800-2400. Cows per head $1300-1925. Bulls per head $109-143.

Texas Hay

Amarillo, TX — October 10

(F-S) Hay prices remain unchanged again this week. Trade activity was slow on light to moderate demand. Wide spreads in some Alfalfa prices due to supreme quality becoming difficult to find with so much rain damaged hay on the market. Some brokers continue to wait for harvest to end so they can sell silage hay. Fall-like temperatures have buyers beginning to stock up on hay for the winter. Supplemental feeding of livestock remains on hold for now but with winter approaching hay movement will soon pick up. Prices for hay and pellets quoted per ton except where noted.
Panhandle/High Plains: Alfalfa: Small Bales: Delivered: Premium to Supreme $330, $10 per bale. Grass Mix: $7 per bale. Large Bales: Delivered: Premium to Supreme $240-255, few instances $280 contracted; Good to Premium $210-240. Chopped Alfalfa: Delivered to feedlots: $175-185. Calf hay $210-220. Coastal Bermuda: Large Bales: Delivered: $200, $100 per bale. Bluestem: Large Bales: Delivered: $60 per bale. Hay Grazer: Large Bales: Delivered: $105.
Far West Texas/Trans Pecos: Alfalfa: Small Squares: FOB: Premium to Supreme $265, $8 per bale. Large Bales: FOB: Premium to Supreme $240-260, Good to Premium $220-240.
North, Central, and East Texas: Coastal Bermuda: Small Squares: FOB: Good to Premium $230-265, $7-8 per bale; Fair to Good $165-200, $5-6 per bale. Large Rounds: FOB: Good to Premium $60-80 per roll, $120-160 per ton; Fair to Good $40-60 per roll, $80-120 per ton.
South Texas: Coastal Bermuda: Small Squares: FOB: Good to Premium $230-265, $7-8 per bale; Fair to Good $165-200, $5-6 per bale. Large Rounds: FOB and delivered locally: Good to Premium $120-140; $60-70 per roll; Fair to Good $100-120, $50-60 per roll. Grass Hay: Large Rounds: FOB: $40 per roll.

Superior Livestock Auction

Fort Worth, TX — October 10

Cattle producers from 27 states consigned 19,000 stockers, feeders and bred stock to the Superior Livestock satellite video auction. The auction was held and broadcast from the Historic Fort Worth Stockyards in Fort Worth, TX.
Yearling steers and heifers in all classes sold steady to strong. Light weight grazing weaned calves and calves on cows brought $5-7 higher than our last sale. Heavier calves were steady to $2 higher.
Southern Calves: John Minor, Marlin, TX, 450 lbs., VAC Precon, Angus cross sired wnd hfr clvs, $313, December del. David W. Diver, Groesbeck, TX, 485 lbs., Angus cross & Char cross sired wnd str clvs, $309, December del. Martin Ranch Co., Sonoita, AZ, 500 lbs., VAC 45, BVD PI Free, Out of Angus & Angus cross cows by Black Angus bulls sired wnd str clvs, $290, Nov-Dec del. Rusty & Lacey Robinson, Chency, KS, 525 lbs., VAC Precon, Eng, Eng cross & Exotic cross sired wnd str clvs, $303, November del. Bill Weems, Washburn, TX, 600 lbs., VAC 45, Sup Verified, Cert Natural, Sup Prog Genetics, Out of Black Angus cows (Destination 928 & New Design bloodlines) by reg Watkins Black Angus bulls sired wnd str clvs, $276.50, November del. Bill Weems, Washburn, TX, 575 lbs., VAC 45, Sup Verified, Cert Natural, Sup Prog Genetics, Out of Black Angus cows (Destination 928 & New Design bloodlines) by reg Watkins Black Angus bulls sired wnd hfr clvs, $289, November del. Charley Kuykendall, Dustin, OK, 625 lbs., Out of Brangus crossbred & Char cross cows by Char & Angus bulls sired wnd str clvs, $263, December del. Charley Kuykendall, Dustin, OK, 610 lbs., Out of Brangus crossbred & Char cross cows by Char & Angus bulls sired wnd hfr clvs, $238, December del. Pettigrew Ranch, Santa Rosa, NM, 690 lbs., VAC 45, Sup Prog Genetics, Out of Angus & Angus Brangus cross cows by Krebs Ranch & Express Ranch Angus bulls sired wnd str clvs, $256.50, November del. Pettigrew Ranch, Santa Rosa, NM, 690 lbs., VAC 45, Sup Prog Genetics, Out of Angus & Angus Brangus cross cows by Krebs Ranch & Express Ranch Angus bulls sired wnd hfr clvs, $245, November del. Dale Gerstberger, Wallace, KS, 525 lbs., VAC 34, Out of Char, Char cross & Angus cows by Diamond D Angus bulls sired str clvs, $302, October del. Walmac Stud Management LLC, Paris, KY, 550 lbs., Cert Natural, Sup Prog Genetics, Out of Angus cows by reg Angus (Thunderbird, Lightning, Thunder 805, Power Tool, Upshot & Final Product) bulls sired str clvs, $290, November del.
Northern Calves: Spaletta Cattle Co., Saguache, CO, 415 lbs., VAC 24, Out of Longhorn cows by approx. 70% SimAngus, 25% Hereford & 5% Limousin bulls sired hfr clvs, $252, October del. Katarina Sutphin, McDermott, NV, 440 lbs., VAC 34+, Cert Natural Plus, Out of Eng cross cows by Thomas Angus bulls sired hfr clvs, $290, October del. Brakke Ranches, Presho, SD, 500 lbs., Out of BWF cows by Angus bulls & Black Angus cows by Hereford bulls sired str clvs, $321, Oct-Nov del. Ridley Ranch, Las Animas, CO, 525 lbs., VAC 34+, Sup Prog Genetics, Out of pred Black Angus cross cows by reg Wehrmann & Express Ranches Black Angus bulls sired str clvs, $305, November del. Nuel Anderson, Junction, UT, 535 lbs., 95% Black & BWF sired wnd hfr clvs, $262, Nov-Dec del.
Southern Yearlings: Mike Rothrock, Crockett, TX, 725 lbs., Cert Natural Plus, Sup Prog Genetics, Angus cross, Gardiner Bloodlines top & bottom sired fdr strs, $254, October del. 3C Cattle Co., Crockett, TX, 750 lbs., VAC Precon, Out of Brahman cross cows by Gardiner Angus bulls sired fdr strs, $237, November del. Clyde Frost, Lane, OK, 775 lbs., Eng cross & Eng Exotic cross sired fdr strs, $234.50, Oct-Nov del. Chatto Creek Ranch, Comanche, TX, 800 lbs., Cert Natural Plus, Out of Angus, Angus cross & Brangus cows by Evans Angus, Collier Charo & a few Dudley Horned Hereford bulls sired fdr strs, $239, October del. Howland Living Trust, Ellis, KS, 825 lbs., VAC 45, Sup Prog Genetics, Out of SimAngus cross cows by Cow Camp Ranch & Bar S Ranch reg SimAngus bulls sired wnd str clvs, $243, Nov-Dec del. Brady & Daryl Thiel, Winfield, KS, 850 lbs., Eng cross & Exotic cross w/some showing Brahman influence sired fdr strs, $236, December del. Tommy Lundy, Crockett, TX, 725 lbs., Char cross sired fdr hfrs, $234.50, October del. E.G. Land & Livestock, Inc., Bryan, TX, 750 lbs., VAC 45, Sup Prog Genetics, Gardiner Angus cross sired fdr hfrs, $239, November del.
Northern Yearlings: Breneman Farms, Pardeeville, WI, 870 lbs., Sup Prog Genetics, Black Angus & a few Eng cross cows by Oak Tree-Gaffney reg Black Angus bulls sired fdr strs, $218, January, 2015 del. Martin Cattle Co., Madras, OR, 730 lbs., Mixed Eng & Eng cross sired fdr hfrs, $215, November del. Esplin Livestock LLC, Mount Carmel, UT, 775 lbs., VAC 45+, Sup Prog Genetics, Eng & Eng Exotic cross, Out of Angus, Red Angus & SimAngus cows by Black & Red Angus & SimAngus bulls sired fdr hfrs, $209, March, 2015 del.

Buffalo Livestock

Buffalo, TX — October 11

Receipts: 1310.
Slaughter cows: cutter cows $105-116; fat cows $100-115; canner cows $65-105.
Slaughter bulls: heavy bulls $117-137; light bulls $110-125.
Cow/calf pairs & bred cows: choice $2650-2900; good $2100-2600; plain $1100-1900; bred cows 3-6 yrs. old $1350-2850.
Steer/bull calves & yearlings: 150-200 lbs. $325-390; 200-300 lbs. $300-360; 300-400 lbs. $285-345; 400-500 lbs. $265-315; 500-600 lbs. $250-305; 600-700 lbs. $210-243; 700-800 lbs. $200-235.
Heifer calves & yearling: 150-200 lbs. $300-390; 200-300 lbs. $275-350; 300-400 lbs. $265-340; 400-500 lbs. $245-310; 500-600 lbs. $220-280; 600-700 lbs. $215-240; 700-800 lbs. $175-215.
These prices reflect the good to choice cattle, and the plainer cattle would be $15-20 behind these figures.

Paris Saturday

Paris, TX — October 11

(Special) Receipts at Cattlemen's Livestock Commission: 1002 head of cattle and calves.
Steers: 300 lbs. and under $275-360; 300-400 lbs. $250-350; 400-500 lbs. $240-325; 500-600 lbs. $210-285; 600-700 lbs. $190-245; 700-800 lbs. $180-230; 800-900 lbs. $160-215.
Heifers: 300 lbs. and under $250-355, 300-400 lbs. $240-340; 400-500 lbs. $220-290; 500-600 lbs. $200-270; 600-700 lbs. $180-225; 700-800 lbs. $170-215; 800-900 lbs. $160-200.
Slaughter cows $60-120. Slaughter bulls $100-137. Stocker cows $825-2550, pairs $1250-2700. Baby calves $150-450.
Holstein: steers 200-500 lbs. $150-230. Holstein: heifers 550-750 lbs. NT. Goats and sheeps 5 head at $125-175.

New Summerfield Saturday

New Summerfield, TX — October 11

(Special) Receipts at Tri County Livestock Market, 1196 head. Some plain cattle below these figures.
Steers: under 300 lbs. $210-369; 300-400 lbs. $190-361; 400-500 lbs. $180-305; 500-600 lbs. $170-259; 600-700 lbs. $160-260; 700-800 lbs. $155-220.
Heifers: under 300 lbs. $190-310; 300-400 lbs. $180-305; 400-500 lbs. $170-300; 500-600 lbs. $160-269; 600-700 lbs. $150-229; 700-800 lbs. $140-233.
Slaughter cows $40-115. Heavy bulls $115-137.50. Stocker cows $900-2110. Cow/calf pairs (top) $1650-1970. Baby calves up to $200-275.

Great Western Stockyards

Bonham, TX — October 13

Number of head: 95.
Steers: 200-250 lb. NT; 250-300 lb. NT; 300-350 lb. NT; 350-400 lb. $247.08-320; 400-450 lb. $286-290; 450-500 lb. $244.50-275; 500-550 lb. $235.29-257.50; 550-600 lb. $227.67-235; 600-650 lb. $217.25-224; 650-700 lb. $212.38-221; 700-750 lb. $199.67-201; 750-800 lb. $186-191; 800 lbs. and up $155.50-171.
Heifers: 200-250 lb. NT; 250-300 lb. NT; 300-350 lb. NT; 350-400 lb. $269.17-285; 400-450 lb. $270-282.50; 450-500 lb. $233.25-247.50; 500-550 lb. $223.75-240; 550-600 lb. $226.67-240; 600-650 lb. $219.32-230; 650-700 lb. $209.17-212.50; 700-750 lb. $198.33-207.50; 750-800 lb. NT; 800 lbs. and up NT.
Stocker cows $1850. Packer cows $75-170. Packer bulls $120-120. Stocker bulls NT. Pairs NT.

Fort Smith Monday

Ft. Smith Livestock Auction – October 13

Receipts: 561. Slaughter cows were $2-3 lower. Slaughter bulls were $2-4 lower. Feeder steers and heifers were uneven, under 500 lbs were lower and over 500 lbs were mostly steady.
Slaughter Cows: %Lean Weight Average Dress High Dress Low Dress Breakers 75-80% 1000-1500 106.00-110.50 111.00-115.00 101.00-105.50. Boners 80-85% 950-1400 111.00-115.50 116.00-120.00 105.00-110.50. Lean 85-90% 900-1300 108.00-112.50 113.00-117.00 103.00-107.50. Light 85-92% 700-950 87.00-93.00 96.00-98.00 85.00-86.00.
Slaughter Bulls: Weight Average Dress High Dress Low Dress Y.G. 1-2 1000-2100 125.00 129.50-132.50 110.00-116.00.
Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1 Wt Range Price Range: 310-340 311.00-325.00; 350-375 302.50-333.50; 453-453 306.50; 550-550 265.00; 808-808 235.00; 1068-1068 170.00.
Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1 Wt Range Price Range: 455-458 245.00-252.00; 503-545 234.00-236.00; 550-555 220.00; 600-617 214.00-220.00; 850-890 176.00-182.00; 980-980 153.00.
Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1 Wt Range Price Range: 355-380 265.00-272.00; 420-445 260.00-266.00; 515-545 240.00-247.50; 605-635 222.00-225.00; 650-665 206.00-210.00; 720-745 194.00-200.00.
Replacement Cows: Pre-tested for bangs; pregnancy; and age. Medium and Large 1-2: Age Weight Months Bred Price 5-7 year old 600-950 open cows 102.00-109.00 5-7 year old 950-1200 open cows 112.00-116.00 5-6 year old 1000-1200 open cows 120.00-129.00 6-7 year old 1350-1500 second & third stage 124.00-125.00.
Cow-Calf Pairs: Medium and Large 1-2: Age Cow Weight Calf Wt Price 5-7 year old 800-1000 100-200 1500.00-1600.00 per pair 5-7 year old 1050-1550 150-250 2300.00-2550.00 per pair.

Oklahoma City Monday

Oklahoma City, OK — October 13

(F‑S) Receipts at Oklahoma National Stockyards: 7411. Feeder steers and heifers mostly steady to $3 lower. Steer and heifer calves mostly steady to $5 higher. Quality is plain to attractive. A cold front has moved into the state, bringing cooler temperatures and some much needed rain to the majority of the state.
Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1: Calves: 325-350 lbs 367.00-377.00; 350-400 lbs 311.00-336.00; 400-450 lbs 311.00-321.00; 450-500 lbs 293.00-313.00, part load 455 lbs fancy 316.00; 500-550 lbs 273.00-296.00; 550-600 lbs 260.00-281.00, part load 560 lbs fancy 287.00, 575-600 lbs fleshy 245.00-247.00; 600-650 lbs 226.00-255.00; 650-700 lbs 224.50-244.00; 700-775 lbs 221.00-238.00; Yearlings: 600-650 lbs 247.50-268.00; 650-700 lbs 243.00-260.00; 700-750 lbs 239.00-257.25; 750-800 lbs 230.00-247.00, fleshy 229.00, thin fleshed 250.00; 800-850 lbs 220.00-240.50; 850-900 lbs 218.00-234.50; 900-975 lbs 211.00-216.00; 1005 lbs 207.25.
Holstein Steers: Large 3: 375-400 lbs 240.00-241.00; 550-575 lbs 200.00-207.00; few 615 lbs 195.00.
Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1: Calves: 300-350 lbs 272.50-400.00; 350-400 lbs 327.00-332.00; 450-500 lbs 262.00-279.00; 575-600 lbs 233.00-244.00; 625-675 lbs 225.00-227.50; few 840 lbs 190.00.
Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1: Calves: 325-400 lbs 297.00-325.00; 400-450 lbs 288.00-301.00; 450-500 lbs 253.00-275.00, fancy 285.00; 500-550 lbs 242.00-264.00, fancy 267.00-272.50, fleshy 233.00-241.00; 550-600 lbs 233.00-256.50, fancy 255.00; 600-675 lbs 217.00-233.00; 705 lbs 217.00; Yearlings: 600-650 lbs 225.00-253.00; 650-700 lbs 220.00-247.50, fancy 242.00, fleshy 218.00; 700-775 lbs 221.00-239.00; 800-875 lbs 202.75-223.00; 900-1000 lbs 194.00-201.00.

Hamilton Sheep & Goats

Hamilton, TX — October 13

Hamilton Sheep & Goats
Hamilton, TX — October 13 - Receipts at Hamilton Sheep and Goat Sale: 1655. Kids steady; nannies $10 higher on bottom end; wool lambs steady; dorper lambs steady; BBD lambs steady; ewes $10 lower.
Slaughter Kids: feeders 20-40 lbs. $180-235; light slaughter 40-70 lbs. $180-225; heavy slaughter 70 lbs. & up $180-210.
Slaughter Nannies: Thin $40-60/hd; Medium $70-110/hd; Fleshy $125-200/hd.
Boer & Boer Cross Replacement Nannies: Med. Quality $125-150/hd; Choice Quality $200-350/hd.
Spanish, Boer, & Boer Cross Billies: Slaughter $100-150; Breeding $250-350/hd.
Wool lambs: feeders 20-40 lbs. NT; lt. slaughter 40-70 lbs. NT; heavy slaughter 70 lbs. & up $110-160.
Dorper lambs: feeders 20-40 lbs. $180-225; lt. slaughter 40-70 lbs. $180-210; heavy slaughter 70 lbs. & up $160-195.
Ewes: Stocker NT; Slaughter $50-95.
Barbadoes: Lambs $180-210; Ewes $40-100; Bucks $75-350/hd.
Dorper: Ewes $75-175/hd; Lambs NT; Bucks $70-110.

Decatur Monday

Decatur, TX — October 13

(Special) Receipts at Decatur Livestock Market were 1099 head including: 26 bulls, 140 cows, 25 calves, 90 Longhorns, 259 stocker heifers, 263 stocker bulls/steers, 101 feeder heifers, 195 feeder bulls/steers. Average prices $1187, October 6 $1280. A year ago $808. The hangover from Oct. 6’s downturn on Wall Street brought about downward price pressure on the live cattle market. Stocker calves steady to $3 lower, with feeders $2-5 lower. Decatur also had drop off in quality with limited selection of conditioned calves. Prices on high yielding packer cattle $1-2 higher. Bred cows and pairs $300-400 higher as wide area of rainfall renewed hope for fall grazing. Consignments open for their 22nd annual “Fall Roundup”, Saturday, November 15. Call 940-627-5599 or email dlmteam@aol.com to consign your cattle today.
Steers: 200-299 lbs. $122.50-350; WA $219.77; 300-399 lbs. $130-365; WA $281.29; 400-499 lbs. $87.50-345, WA $254.50; 500-599 lbs. $95-270, WA $233.37; 600-699 lbs. $110-240, WA $219.77; 700-799 lbs. $185.50-224.50 WA $215.47; 800-899 lbs. NT; WA NT; 900-999 lbs. NT, WA NT.
Heifers: 200-299 lbs. $115-340, WA $251.64; 300-399 lbs. $105-325, WA $243.91; 400-499 lbs. $135-285, WA $236.12; 500-599 lbs. $170-247.50, WA $225.84; 600-699 lbs. $110-235; WA $212.83; 700-799 lbs. $137.50-225, WA $201.12; 800-899 lbs. NT, WA NT; 900-999 lbs. NT, WA NT.
Pairs: young $2650-3400; mid-age NT. Pregnancy tested cows: young $1950-2475; mid-age $1475-2400.
Packer cows: under 1100 lbs. $85-170; over 1100 lbs. $101-131. Feeder bulls $198-213.
Bulls, Y.G. 1 & 2, 1400-2000 lbs. $137-142.
Calves: under 100 lbs.: dairy NT, beef NT; 100-200 lb. $300-760.
Some representative sales: Michael Sutherland, Peaster, 280 lb. steer at $350; Jim Makings, Bowie, 310 lb. steer at $365; T Hix, Weatherford, 405 lb. steer at $345; Bobby Ralls, Weatherford, 230 lb. heifer at $340; Frankie Kachnovich, Weatherford, 335 lb. heifer at $325; Brian Boenker, Krum, 405 lb. heifer at $285.

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