MARKETS

Meridian Tuesday

Meridian, TX — January 26

(Special) Receipts at Meridian Livestock Commission: 244. Stocker and feeder steers steady. Stocker and feeder heifers steady. Slaughter cows $3-4 higher. Packer bulls $3-4 higher. Cow/calf pairs no test. Young replacements limited supply.
Steers: No. 1, under 300 lbs. NT; 300-400 lbs. $200-235; 400-500 lbs. $180-211; 500-600 lbs. $165-187; 600-700 lbs. $145-155 limited supply; 700-800 lbs. NT.
Heifers: No. 1, under 300 lbs. $200-250; 300-400 lbs. $180-197; 400-500 lbs. $160-179; 500-600 lbs. $150-157; 600-700 lbs. $135-141; 700-800 lbs. NT.
Slaughter cows, high yielding $75-82.50; low yielding $65-70; fats $65-78; thin & shelly $45-55.
Packer bulls $90-98.50.
Pairs: young choice NT; young fair NT; aged pairs NT.
Young pregnancy tested stocker replacement cows $1450-1500.

OKC West Wednesday

Oklahoma City, OK — January 28

(F‑S) Receipts at OKC West - El Reno Livestock Market: 6585. Feeder steers and heifers sold mostly $5-8 higher, instances of $10 higher on 700 lb cattle. Steer and heifer calves sold mostly $10 higher, $20-30 higher on cattle weighing under 500 lbs. Offerings included several drafts of thin fleshed reputation type cattle with buyers most aggressive on lighter weight sorts. Cattle futures were positive for the day, lending support to overall market price.
Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1: Calves: pkg 291 lb 270.00; 300-350 lbs 250.00-270.00; 350-400 lbs 241.00-256.00; 400-450 lbs 235.00-244.00; 450-500 lbs 216.00-227.50; 500-550 lbs 195.00-220.00; 550-600 lbs 184.00-197.50. Yearlings: 600-650 lbs 171.50-180.00; 650-700 lbs 163.00-173.00; 700-750 lbs 155.00-165.50; 750-800 lbs 151.00-160.00; 800-850 lbs 147.25-156.00; 850-900 lbs 145.00-156.00; 900-945 lbs 141.50-148.00; 950-1000 lbs 140.25-149.50; load 1158 lb 139.75.
Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1: pkg 331 lb 227.50; 400-500 lbs 200.00-215.00; pkg 529 lb 194.00; 550-600 lbs 172.00-178.00.
Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1: Calves: 310-350 lbs 220.00-225.00; 350-400 lbs 217.00-222.00; 400-450 lbs 203.00-215.00; 450-500 lbs 187.00-200.00; 500-550 lbs 169.00-183.00, thin fleshed 186.00; 550-600 lbs 157.00-168.00. Yearlings: 600-650 lbs 154.00-163.00; 650-700 lbs 151.00-160.00; 700-750 lbs 146.00-153.50; 750-800 lbs 141.50-148.00; 800-850 lbs 140.00-145.00; 850-900 lbs 139.00-145.00; 900-925 lbs 139.50-140.00; part load fleshy 1081 lb 124.00.

San Angelo Cattle

San Angelo, TX — January 28

(F-S) Receipts at Producers Livestock Auction Co.: 736. Feeder steers and heifers $2-4 higher. Slaughter cows and slaughter bulls $2-5 higher. Stock cows and pairs steady. Trading and demand moderate.
Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1 290 lbs 222.00; 300-400 lbs 222.00-228.00; 406 lbs 200.00; 500-600 lbs 179.00-188.00; 600-700 lbs 163.00-166.00, few 176.00.
Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 2 500-600 lbs 142.00-148.00; 693 lbs 138.00; 813 lbs 114.00.
Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1 262 lbs 210.00; 300-400 lbs 202.00-210.00; 520 lbs 158.00.
Slaughter Cows: %Lean weight avg dress hi-dress low-dress Breakers 75-80 1350-1850 lbs 71.50-79.00 66.00. Boners 80-85 950-1475 lbs 71.00-80.00 80.00-83.00. Lean 85-90 850-1400 lbs 70.00-76.00 60.00-67.00 85-90 600-900 lbs.
Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1 1500-2000 lbs 92.00-100.00; high-dressing 106.00; low-dressing 1200-1800 lbs 85.00-93.00.
Pregnancy Tested Stock Cows And Heifers: All sold by the head. Medium and Large 1 1500.00.
Cow/Calf Pairs: All sold by the pair. All have 200-450 lbs calves. Medium and Large 2 1200.00-1225.00.
Stocker And Feeder Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 (young) 800-1050 lbs 108.00-119.00; (young and middle age) 800-1050 lbs 94.00-105.00; (middle age) 800-1275 lbs 82.00-88.00; (thin &/or aged) 1000-1275 lbs 77.00-83.00 cwt.

Oklahoma Hay

Okalahoma City, OK – January 28

(F-S) Hay movement very light in slow trading and limited demand. Demand for dairy quality hay moderate at best with demand for other offerings extremely limited. Demand for best quality Bermuda hay light to moderate with demand for other grass offerings nil. Warm, open and sunny weather returned to the state this week but most cattlemen and dairies appear to have sufficient inventories for at least the short term. Most alfalfa sellers are resisting lower bids for dairy quality alfalfa.
Alfalfa Central Oklahoma: Prices mostly steady. Supreme quality large square bales $.80-1.00 per point RFV, mostly $.80-.85 at $165-185. Premium quality large square bales $135-165. Good quality dry cow or bunk hay $100-130. Good alfalfa round bales $90-100. Horse quality small square bales $12-14 per bale in 70-80 pound bales. Grinding hay not tested.
Eastern Oklahoma: Round bales Good quality $90-120. Small square bales horse quality alfalfa $320-350 per ton.
Western Oklahoma: Prices unevenly steady. Supreme quality large square bales $160-170. Premium quality large square bales $135-160. Bunk or dry cow hay $110-125. No recent sales of grinding hay.
Grass Hay Central Oklahoma: Prairie hay 4x5 bales $25-35 per bale. Good Bermuda $35-50 per bale in 4x5 and 4x5 1/2 bales. Good 5x6 bales $50-65 per bale. Bermuda in small square bales $6-8.
Western Oklahoma: Good Bermuda $60-65 per bale in 5x6 bales. 4x5 bales $35-50 per bale. Few loads millet hay $80.
Eastern Oklahoma: Mixed grass in 4x5 bales $25-35 per bale. Bermuda in 5x6 bales $50-65 per bale. Several loads 2014 bermuda in 3x4x8 square bales $75-80 per ton.

Jordan Weekly
Market Report

Mason & San Saba - January 28

Receipts totaled 4875 head for the week. The market continued to move higher as the week progressed with the stocker steers selling $3 higher and heifers $2 higher. Feeder steers sold $2 higher and heifers were steady. The packer cows advanced $4 higher with the top cow at $87 and bulls were $2 higher. Pairs and bred cows were steady. Griswold Ranch Angus averaged $5000, SimAngus $5000 and Charolais $5317.
Steers: Choice lightweight calves $200-410; Choice medium weight calves $170-215; Choice heavyweight calves $150-178.
Heifers: Choice lightweight calves $170-275; Choice medium weight calves $138-250; Choice heavyweight calves $128-155.
Yearlings: Choice lightweight steers $138-155; Choice heavyweight steers $135-144; Choice lightweight heifers $115-144; Choice heavyweight heifers $110-133; #2 Steer calves & yearlings $135-185; #2 Heifer calves & yearlings $110-160; Shorties & Plainer calves & yearlings $120-160.
Cows: Choice bred $1650-2350; Medium to good bred $1250-1640; Plainer & older bred $1050-1240; High yield $75-87; Medium yield $68-77; Low yield $60-70; Heiferettes & young stockers $100-140.
Bulls: High yield $98-105; Medium yield $91-100; Low yield $84-94; Feeders $88-100.
Pairs: Choice $2200-3000; Medium to good $1500-2200; Plainer & older pairs $1200-1490.
Some representative sales: Jerry Pierce, Early, 1 steer 325 lbs at $243; Calvin McGowan, San Angelo, 1 steer 405 lbs at $215; Lamar Johanson, Goldthwaite, 1 steer 480 lbs at $210; Larry O Sammons, Brady, 2 heifers 448 lbs at $173; Pfluger Hill Country Ranch, San Angelo, 17 heifers 488 lbs at $169; Troy Mitchell, Rising Star, 1 heifer 510 lbs at $162.

Gainesville Friday

Gainesville, TX — January 29

(Special) Receipts at Gainesville Livestock Market, Inc.: 1506.
The market was up despite significant losses on the futures market. Calves weighing 550 lbs. and less was up $10. Heavier calves $5-6 higher. Feeder cattle $4-8 higher depending on the flesh. Stock cows $100 higher especially on young cows. Packer cows $3-6 higher on all classes. March 18 Gainesville will have the NCTC performance tested bull sale at the start of their regular cow sale. There will be 40 fancy virgin bulls.
Feeder Steers: Medium and large frame, 200-300 lbs., No. 1 $250-330; 300-400 lbs., No. 1 $210-250; 400-500 lbs., No. 1 $195-222; 500-600 lbs., No. 1 $175-200; 600-700 lbs., No. 1 $160-185; 700-800 lbs., No. 1 $150-170.
Feeder Heifers: Medium and large frame, 200-300 lbs., No. 1 $220-280; 300-400 lbs., No. 1 $190-210; 400-500 lbs., No. 1 $180-195; 500-600 lbs., No. 1 $155-180; 600-700 lbs., No. 1 $140-160; 700-800 lbs., No. 1 $145-155.
#2's and #3's on feeder steers and heifers will be $15-25 off of the #1's.
Slaughter bulls: Y.G. 1-2, 1200-2050 lbs. $85-105. Slaughter cows 1-3, $68-77, cutters $55-65.
Stocker cows PG'd tested 3-9 years: Large frame $1500-2100, medium frame $1600-1900.
Cow and calf pairs: Cows with calves under 250 lbs., large frame $2000-2600, medium frame $2000-2400.
Baby Calves: Holstein calves NT, crossbreds $250-400.

Hugo Friday

Hugo, OK — January 29

(Special) Receipts at Hugo Livestock Market: 691 head.
Steers: 100-250 lb. $237.14-300; 250-300 lb. $221.43-270; 300-350 lb. $194.75-240; 350-400 lb. $209.86-245; 400-450 lb. $194.88-217.50; 450-500 lb. $183.93-210; 500-550 lb. $167.85-190; 550-600 lb. $162.92-171; 600-650 lb. $158.83-167.50; 650-700 lb. $152.78-164; 700-750 lb. $151.19-157.50; 750-800 lb. $137-151; 800 lbs. and up $92.50-120.
Heifers: 100-250 lb. $241.67-250; 250-300 lb. $197.14-295; 300-350 lb. $177.12-250; 350-400 lb. $177.89-220; 400-450 lb. $171.26-210; 450-500 lb. $161.44-192.50; 500-550 lb. $158.55-175; 550-600 lb. $146.71-153; 600-650 lb. $144.30-167.50; 650-700 lb. $147.17-159; 700-750 lb. $137.93-142.50; 750-800 lb. $130.83-132.50; 800 lbs. and up $118.88-146.
Stocker cows $80-170. Slaughter cows $65-84. Bulls $88-112.50. Pairs $1250-1250. Cows per head $1200-1500. Bulls per head NT.

Texas Hay

Amarillo, TX — January 29

(F-S) Most hay classes were steady this week on slow to moderate movement. Ground Alfalfa sold $5-10 lower. Dairies are dealing with the aftermath of the recent blizzard and are still totaling their losses, which has put a halt on hay movement. Horse owners and feedlots continues to purchase hay at their normal rate. Coastal Bermuda producers have dropped prices on older fair quality hay to get it out of the barns. Good to Premium quality prices remain the same but livestock seem to be less interested as the temperatures are in the 60s to 70s. Prices for hay and pellets quoted per ton except where noted.
Panhandle/High Plains: Alfalfa: Large Bales: Delivered: Premium to Supreme $205-230; Good to Premium $155-165. Small Bales: Delivered: Premium $280-290, $8.50-9.00 per bale. Chopped Alfalfa: Delivered to feedlots: $115-125. Calf hay $130-135. Brown $100-105. Coastal Bermuda: Large Bales: Delivered: Good to Premium $140-180, $70-90 per bale. Wheat Hay: Large Bales: Delivered: $135-150. Hay Grazer: Large Bales: Delivered: $75-120, $60 per bale. Small Bales: Delivered: $6.25 per bale. Corn Stalks: Large Bales: Delivered: $65. Oat: Large Bales: Delivered: $160, $80 per bale. Bluestem: Large Bales: Delivered: $44 per bale.
Far West Texas/Trans Pecos: Alfalfa: Small Squares: FOB or Delivered local: Premium to Supreme $315-333, $9.50-11.00 per bale; Good to Premium $280, $8.50 per bale. Large Bales: FOB: Premium to Supreme $220-240; Fair $140.
North, Central, and East Texas:
Alfalfa: Large Bales: Delivered: Premium to Supreme $230-250; Good to Premium $200-220; Fair $160. Coastal Bermuda: Small Squares: FOB: Good to Premium $231-297, $7-9 per bale. Large Rounds: FOB: Good to Premium $120-160, $60-80 per roll; Fair to Good $60-100, $30-50 per bale.
South Texas: Coastal Bermuda: Small Squares: FOB: Good to Premium $231-265, $7-8 per bale; Fair to Good $165-200, $5-6 per bale. Large Rounds: FOB and delivered locally: Good to Premium $120-130; $60-65 per roll; Fair to Good $50-100, $25-50 per roll.

Superior Livestock
Market Report

Fort Worth, TX — January 29

Cattle producers from 29 states consigned 20,700 stockers, feeders and bred stock to the Superior Livestock Video Auction. The auction was held and broadcast from the historic Stockyards in Fort Worth, TX.
Yearling steers held steady to $5 lower than our last sale. Yearling heifers were steady. Southern calves were steady to $5 lower while the northern calves sold $2-5 lower.
Southern Calves: Syracuse Dairy, Syracuse, KS, 350 lbs., VAC 45, Angus Holstein cross. Out of Holstein cows AI’d to Alta Connealy Toby 865B, Connealy Total Alliance, Connealy Amazing 0651, SAV Premier 0096 & Net Worth bulls. Wnd str clvs, $230, March-June del. Johnson Ranches, LLC, Deming, NM, 485 lbs., VAC 45+, Out of Angus, Char cross, Brangus Angus cross & English cross cows by reg Angus bulls. Wnd str clvs, $238, February del. Johnson Ranches, LLC, Deming, NM, 490 lbs., VAC 45+, Out of Angus, Char cross, Brangus Angus cross & English cross cows by reg Angus bulls. Wnd hfr clvs, $184, February del. Roy & Jake Bangert, Patterson, MO, 535 lbs., VAC Precon, Angus & Angus cross sired wnd str clvs, $207, February del. CS Cattle Co., Cimarron, NM, 550 lbs., VAC 45, Out of pred home raised Black Angus & Black Angus cross cows by reg Black Angus & reg Red Angus bulls. Wnd str clvs, $211, February del. CS Cattle Co., Cimarron, NM, 525 lbs., VAC 45, Out of pred home raised Black Angus & Black Angus cross cows by reg Black Angus & reg Red Angus bulls. Wnd hfr clvs, $187, February del. Dick Cogdell, Amarillo, TX, 575 lbs., Cert Natural, Out of Angus & Angus Plus cows by Gardiner & Express Ranches bulls. Wnd hfr clvs, $194, February del. Whitehurst Cattle Co., Williston, FL, 620 lbs., VAC 45, Sup Verified, Out of English cross & English Brahman cross cows by outstanding Char & Black Angus bulls. Wnd str clvs, $184, February del. Silverline Ranch, Eldorado Springs, MO, 695 lbs., Angus. Out of pred reg Angus cows by performance tested Angus bulls. Wnd str clvs, $176.50, February del.
Southern Yearlings: Otho Turner, Hankamer, TX, 675 lbs., VAC 45, Out of pred Braford cross, Brangus & Brahman infl cows by reg Black Angus (Traveler bloodlines), reg Char & reg Hereford bulls. Fdr strs, $161, February del. Johnson Ranches, LLC, Deming, NM, 700 lbs., VAC 45+, Out of Angus, Char cross, Brangus Angus cross & English cross cows by reg Angus bulls. Fdr strs, $158, February del. McLaughlin Cattle Co., Spearman, TX, 775 lbs., VAC 45, Cert Natural Plus, Sup Prog Genetics, Out of Angus English cross cows by McCurry & Gardiner Black Angus bulls. Fdr strs, $164.50, February del. Jeff Grandfield, Lorimor, IA, 840 lbs., VAC 45, Angus & Angus cross. Out of mostly Angus & Angus cross cows by purebred Angus (Woodlawn Charge On, TC Friction & Crossover bloodlines) bulls. Fdr strs, $158, February del. Lance Gaillard, Stinnett, TX, 875 lbs., Approx 80% Char & Char cross, bal Red & Black Angus cross sired fdr strs, $154, February del. Wille Farms, Inc., Piqua, KS, 925 lbs., Angus & Angus cross sired fdr strs, $145, February del. Jerry West, Meigs, GA, 665 lbs., Out of Angus & SimAngus cows by SimAngus & Simmental bulls. Fdr hfrs, $148.50, Jan-Feb del. Tim Roberts, Amarillo, TX, 685 lbs., English & English Exotic cross sired fdr hfrs, $145, February del. Sageser Cattle Co., Edmonson, TX, 700 lbs., VAC 45, Out of Angus, Angus Hereford cross & Angus Char cross cows by reg Angus bulls. Fdr hfrs, $149, Feb-Mar del. Bill Long, Big Flat, AR, 750 lbs., VAC Precon, English, English cross, English Exotic cross & Exotic cross sired fdr hfrs. $143, February del. Strange Cattle Co., Kress, TX, 775 lbs., VAC Precon, Angus, Angus Exotic cross, Char, Char Exotic cross & English Exotic cross sired fdr hfrs, $149, February del. Jevon West, Hammon, OK, 835 lbs., VAC 45, Cert Natural, Angus cow base from Flying H Genetics, Out of Balancer, OCC Legend, Net Worth, Substance 022, Rito, Sitz Traveler & Connealy Black Angus bulls. Fdr hfrs, $148, March del.
Northern Calves: Goicoechea Ranches, Eureka, NV, 650 lbs., VAC 45, S&A Verified, Cert Natural Plus, Sup Prog Genetics, Out of Black, BWF & Red cows by Black Angus (Sitz Alliance, Sitz Traveler, Final Answer, Final Product & New Design) bulls. Wnd str clvs, $167, February del. DeLong Ranches, Inc., Winnemucca, NV, 730 lbs., NHTC, Cert Natural Plus, Sup Prog Genetics, Red Angus sired by Frank Wedel & Ludvigson Stock Farm Red Angus bulls. Wnd str clvs, $161, February del. DeLong Ranches, Inc., Winnemucca, NV, 660 lbs., NHTC, Cert Natural Plus, Sup Prog Genetics, Red Angus sired by Frank Wedel & Ludvigson Stock Farm Red Angus bulls. Wnd hfr clvs, $163, February del. F&F Farms, LLC, Ellsworth, WI, 775 lbs., VAC Precon, Sup Prog Genetics, Black Angus & Black Angus cross sired wnd str clvs, $157, February del.
Northern Yearlings: C Lazy B Cattle Co. LLC, Kearney, NE, 700 lbs., VAC 45, Out of Red Angus Simmental cross cows by Red Angus (Beckton & Hueftle bloodlines) bulls. Fdr strs, $171, February del. Second Oregon – McEwen Ranch, Vale, OR, 850 lbs., A&S Verified, NHTC, Cert Natural Plus, GAP 1, Sup Prog Genetics, Out of Black Angus & Black Angus cross cows by Black Angus bulls. Fdr strs, $150, March del. Cal-Tex Cattle Company, Inc., Squaw Valley, CA. 940 lbs., Out of pred Black Angus cows by pred Black Angus bulls. Fdr strs, $138, February del. CD Farms (Dixon), Pleasanton, NE, 770 lbs., VAC 45, Out of Angus & Angus cross cows by Black Angus & Hereford bulls. Fdr hfrs, $149, February del.

New Summerfield Saturday

New Summerfield, TX — January 30

(Special) Receipts at Tri County Livestock Market, 715 head. Some plain cattle below these figures.
Steers: under 300 lbs. $180-245; 300-400 lbs. $170-235; 400-500 lbs. $160-230; 500-600 lbs. $155-187; 600-700 lbs. $140-165; 700-800 lbs. $130-147.
Heifers: under 300 lbs. $165-240; 300-400 lbs. $155-200; 400-500 lbs. $145-185; 500-600 lbs. $135-160; 600-700 lbs. $125-140; 700-800 lbs. $110-138.
Slaughter cows $40-86. Heavy bulls $90-110. Stocker cows $1100-1900. Cow/calf pairs (top) $1800-2600. Low-middle pairs NT. Baby calves NT.

Paris Saturday

Paris, TX — January 30

(Special) Receipts at Cattlemen's Livestock Commission: 1005 head of cattle and calves.
Steers: 300 lbs. and under $190-270; 300-400 lbs. $180-240; 400-500 lbs. $150-220; 500 lbs. and up $100-200.
Heifers: 300 lbs. and under $150-250, 300-400 lbs. $145-230; 400-500 lbs. $140-210; 500 lbs. and up $100-212.
Slaughter cows $37-86. Slaughter bulls $82-110. Stocker cows $700-1800, pairs $1100-2400. Baby calves $110-450.
Holstein: steers 500-650 lbs. $100-120. Holstein: heifers 900-1100 lbs. NT. Goats: 13 heads $80-290.

Buffalo Livestock

Buffalo, TX — January 30

Receipts: 892.
Slaughter cows: cutter cows $65-89; fat cows $55-87; canner cows $44-65.
Slaughter bulls: heavy bulls $90-109; light bulls $87-115.
Cow/calf pairs & bred cows: choice $2100-2650; good $1550-1900; plain $1275-1525; bred cows 3-6 yrs. old $1100-1875.
Steer/bull calves & yearlings: 150-200 lbs. $225-360; 200-300 lbs. $245-320; 300-400 lbs. $220-280; 400-500 lbs. $165-225; 500-600 lbs. $155-192; 600-700 lbs. $140-177; 700-800 lbs. $135-155.
Heifer calves & yearling: 150-200 lbs. $235-330; 200-300 lbs. $200-300; 300-400 lbs. $165-225; 400-500 lbs. $145-210; 500-600 lbs. $135-180; 600-700 lbs. $130-165; 700-800 lbs. $120-145.
These prices reflect the good to choice cattle, and the plainer cattle would be $25-40 behind these figures.

Decatur Monday

Decatur, TX — February 1

(Special) Receipts at Decatur Livestock Market were 1436 head including: 19 bulls, 200 cows, 33 calves, 122 Longhorns, 292 stocker heifers, 447 stocker bulls/steers, 97 feeder heifers, 226 feeder steers. Average prices $834, January 25 $882. A year ago $1260. The national market reported feeder steers mostly steady with Jan. 25 and calves $1-2 higher. Except for 4 weight steers, your local market had strong advances on steers reflecting a good number of weaned cattle. 6 weight steers had double digit gains and 7 weights up to $7.50 higher. Light weight heifer calves backed off $1.50-2.50 with 6-8 weights steady to $1.50 higher. A few more bred cows offered with good demand. Most pairs were older cows with prices $25-30 higher than last week. Packer prices $1.00-2.50 higher. Decatur’s 24th annual “Bringing in the Green” special sale is scheduled for Saturday, April 9. Consignments are open so call today to consign your cattle (940-627-5599).
Steers: 200-299 lbs. $115-285; WA $184; 300-399 lbs. $100-252.50; WA $207.30; 400-499 lbs. $87-217, WA $176.42; 500-599 lbs. $90-210, WA $169.73; 600-699 lbs. $85-185, WA $161.03; 700-799 lbs. $110-157.50 WA $150; 800-899 lbs. NT; WA NT; 900-999 lbs. NT, WA NT.
Heifers: 200-299 lbs. $110-230, WA $173.54; 300-399 lbs. $97-217.50, WA $173.32; 400-499 lbs. $70-187.50, WA $162.40; 500-599 lbs. $105-182.50, WA $156.68; 600-699 lbs. $93-157; WA $142.17; 700-799 lbs. $79-142.50, WA $122.19; 800-899 lbs. $107.50-138, WA $128.35; 900-999 lbs. NT, WA NT.
Pairs: young NT; mid-age NT. Pregnancy tested cows: young $1275-2025; mid-age $1425-1850.
Packer cows: under 1100 lbs. $60-97.50; over 1100 lbs. $64.50-91. Feeder bulls $131-140.
Bulls, Y.G. 1 & 2, 1400-2000 lbs. NT. Low Y.G. 1 & 2, 1400-2000 lbs. $89-98.
Baby Calves: under 100 lbs. $290-410: 100-200 lb. $360-500.
Some representative sales: Aaron Hughes, Decatur, 270 lb. steer at $285; Clint Akins, Aubrey, 7 head deal, 342 lb. steer at $245; Charles Goodwin, Alvord, 465 lb. steer at $216; Michael Elkins, Decatur, 285 lb. heifer at $230; Kerry Schertz, Sanger, 6 head deal, 523 lb. heifer at $170; Carla Smith, Burleson, 2 head deal, 740 lb. heifer at $139.

Fort Smith Monday

Ft. Smith Livestock Auction – February 1

Receipts: 510. Feeder steers under 400 lbs were steady to $5 higher, over 450 lbs $1-5 lower. Feeder heifers were $3-15 higher. Slaughter cows were $2 lower. Slaughter bulls were $1-3 lower.
Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1 Wt Range; Price Range: 305-345 200.00-234.00; 350-388 200.00-212.00; 400-415 200.00-219.00; 451-455 196.00-202.00; 505-536 184.00-185.00; 550-595 170.00-177.00; 605-625 166.00-174.50; 660-660 167.00; 710-742 150.00-152.00; 752-752 148.00; 913-913 138.00.
Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1 Wt Range; Price Range: 330-344 194.00-200.00; 395-395 190.00-205.00; 400-420 181.00-182.00; 468-468 172.00; 505-535 160.00-166.00; 612-612 154.00; 705-735 151.00-157.00.
Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1 Wt Range; Price Range: 431-431 192.00; 453-495 180.00-190.00; 500-515 170.00-174.00; 585-585 165.00-170.00; 710-745 138.00-147.00.
Replacement Cows: Pre-tested for bangs; pregnancy; and age. Medium and Large 1-2: Age Weight Months Bred Price 5 year old 885 open cows 115.00 6-7 year old 700-1100 open cows 67.00-81.00 6-7 year old 850-1200 second stage 660.00-950.00 per head 2-3 year old 700-925 third stage 1125.00-1675.00 per head.
Slaughter Cows: %Lean Weight Average Dress High Dress Low Dress Breakers 75-80% 1000-1500 69.00-73.50 74.00-78.00 64.00-68.50. Boners 80-85% 950-1400 73.00-77.50 78.00-82.50 68.00-72.50. Lean 85-90% 900-1300 71.00-75.50 76.00-80.00 66.00-70.50. Light 85-92% 700-950 52.00-55.00 58.00-63.00.
Slaughter Bulls: Weight Average Dress High Dress Low Dress Y.G. 1-2 1000-2100 97.00-98.00 99.00-102.00 80.00.

Oklahoma City Monday

Oklahoma City, OK — February 1

(F‑S) Receipts at Oklahoma National Stockyards: 9,128. Feeder steers and heifers over 750 lbs traded mostly $1-3 lower. Steer and heifer calves sold steady to $3 lower, instances of $5 lower on 500 lb cattle. Demand moderate. Quality average with several drafts of thin fleshed cattle. Continued warmer weather has encouraged more producers to market cattle again this week.
Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1 Calves: 365-400 lbs 224.00-240.00; 400-435 lbs 210.00-222.00; 450-500 lbs 214.00-217.50; 500-545 lbs 185.00-200.00; 550-600 lbs 178.00-197.00; 600-645 lbs 172.00-186.00; 635-645 lbs 157.50-159.00; 665-700 lbs 160.00-160.75; 796 lbs 149.00; Yearlings: 650-685 lbs 161.50-174.50; 700-745 lbs 153.00-163.00; 750-800 lbs 150.00-155.75; 800-850 lbs 143.00-149.75; 855-900 lbs 143.00-148.50, Fleshy 141.50; 900-935 lbs 143.00-151.50; 965-985 lbs 139.00-146.50, Fleshy 137.00; 1012 lbs 142.25.
Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1 Calves: 335 lbs 241.00; 525 lbs 167.00; 575-585 lbs 160.00-161.00; Yearlings: 600-635 lbs 155.00-163.00; 700-745 lbs 143.00-149.00.
Feeder Holstein Steers Large 3 pkg 525 lbs 120.00; 775 lbs 109.75.
Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1 Calves: pkg 250 lbs 237.50; 275 lbs 245.00; 335 lbs 223.00; 355-400 lbs 201.00-220.00; 400-435 lbs 184.00-195.00; 450-500 lbs 175.00-188.00; 500-535 lbs 167.00-175.50; 550-600 lbs 158.50-169.50; Yearlings: 625-645 lbs 151.00-160.00; 650-700 lbs 145.00-154.00, Full 140.00; 700-745 lbs 136.50-148.00, Fleshy 132.00; 755-800 lbs 137.50-148.00; 800-835 lbs 135.00-144.00; 855-885 lbs 133.00-144.00; 900-935 lbs 129.50-134.50; 995 lbs 126.50.

 

 

 

 

 

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