Cattle Market Report – VJV Westlock

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Week Ending: Thu May 18, 2017 Thu May 11, 2017 Thu May 4, 2017
Head Sold: 1033 1812 1210
Slaughter Cattle
D1 - D2 Cows $0.95 - $1.09 $0.97 - $1.08 $0.92 - $1.07
D3 - D4 Cows $0.82 - $0.93 $0.80 - $0.95 $0.82 - $0.90
Good Holstein Cows $0.85 - $0.98 $0.78 - $0.87 $0.84 - $0.94
Medium Holstein Cows $0.60 - $0.75 $0.50 - $0.70 $0.60 - $0.75
Heiferettes $1.20 - $1.45 $1.20 - $1.48 $1.20 - $1.48
Bologna Bulls $1.00 - $1.44 $0.95 - $1.25 $1.02 - $1.27
Feeder Bulls $1.30 - $1.49 $1.15 - $1.52 $1.30 - $1.58
Replacement Cattle
Good Bred Cows $1,900.00 - $2,050.00 $1,800.00 - $2,100.00 $1,800.00 - $2,000.00
Older Bred Cows $1,450.00 - $1,700.00 — - — $1,450.00 - $1,650.00
Good Bred Heifers — - — — - — $1,800.00 - $2,200.00
Cow / Calf Pairs (Younger) $2,850.00 - $3,050.00 — - — — - —
Cow / Calf Pairs (Older) $1,950.00 - $2,350.00 $1,600.00 - $1,950.00 $1,750.00 - $2,100.00
Stock and Feeder Cattle
Weight Steers Heifers Steers Heifers Steers Heifers
1000 lbs Steers | Heifers $1.55 - $1.70 $1.22 - $1.45 $1.43 - $1.77 $1.28 - $1.66 — - — $1.41 - $1.71
900 lbs Steers | Heifers $1.82 - $1.84 $1.33 - $1.78 $1.55 - $1.95 $1.48 - $1.77 $1.39 - $1.82 $1.40 - $1.75
800 lbs Steers | Heifers $1.85 - $2.08 $1.40 - $1.90 $1.50 - $2.07 $1.49 - $1.93 $1.70 - $2.05 $1.40 - $1.88
700 lbs Steers | Heifers $1.90 - $2.26 — - — $1.85 - $2.34 $1.55 - $2.08 $1.90 - $2.40 $1.70 - $2.07
600 lbs Steers | Heifers $2.10 - $2.35 $1.92 - $2.23 $1.90 - $2.46 $1.80 - $2.28 $1.78 - $2.54 $1.90 - $2.27
500 lbs Steers | Heifers $2.12 - $2.50 $2.05 - $2.33 $1.92 - $2.65 $1.80 - $2.39 $2.20 - $2.75 $2.05 - $2.36
400 lbs Steers | Heifers $2.20 - $2.52 $2.10 - $2.25 $1.95 - $2.60 $1.97 - $2.30 $2.20 - $2.75 $2.25 - $2.48
300 lbs Steers | Heifers — - — — - — — - — — - — — - — $2.00 - $2.56
Dairy & Calves
Dairy Steers $1.20 - $1.65 $1.15 - $1.65 $1.25 - $1.40
Baby Calves (Dairy) $/Hd — - — — - — — - —
Baby Calves (Beef) $/Hd — - — — - — $300.00 - —
Feed
Hay: Square Bales — - — — - — — - —
Hay: Round Bales — - — — - — — - —
Straw: Square Bales — - — — - — — - —
Straw: Round Bales — - — — - — — - —
Greenfeed: Square Bales — - — — - — — - —
Greenfeed: Round Bales — - — — - — — - —

Thursday May 18, 2017

A GREAT DAY TODAY IN WESTLOCK! SUNNY - NO RAIN, SUNNY- NO SNOW!! GOOD LIVESTOCK MARKET- EVERYBODY CLOSE TO HAPPY AND SOME JUST GIDDY! ALL CLASSES AND WEIGHTS OF CATTLE WERE STRONG. THE KILL COW MARKET WAS FULLY STEADY AS WAS THE SLAUGHTER BULL MARKET. COW CALF PAIRS SOLD VERY WELL BUT WE HAD SOME GREAT PAIRS IN TODAY WITH THE TOP END AT $3050/ PAIR. BRED COWS ARE STILL BRINGING A BIT OF A PREMIUM WHICH , HISTORICALLY, SHOULD BE BACK AT MARKET PRICE AT THIS TIME OF THE SEASON. DON'T FORGET THE COW CALF PAIR AND BRED COW SALE- SATURDAY, JUNE 10 AS WELL AS RJK ANGUS BULL AND OPEN FEMALE SALE ON THURSDAY, JUNE 1- BULLS SELL IMMEDIATELY AFTERTHE FEEDER CATTLE AND BUTCHER COWS.