MARKETS

Hamilton Tuesday

Hamilton, TX — January 9

Receipts 255. The first sale of 2018 was a good one, supporting strong demand on all classes of cattle. Lighter weight calves especially showed an active market compared to the last sales before Christmas and the packer market was pleasantly stronger as well. Typically the market trends upwards as we approach Spring so hopefully we are on track for strong support going into January & February.
Steers: No. 1, 200-300 lbs. $175-190; 300-400 lbs. $165-185; 400-500 lbs. $150-170; 500-600 lbs. $140-155; 600-700 lbs. $125-140; 700 lbs. & up $110-135.
Heifers: No. 1, 200-300 lbs. $150-165; 300-400 lbs. $135-150; 400-500 lbs. $130-145; 500-600 lbs. $125-140; 600-700 lbs. $120-140; 700 lbs. & up $110-125.
Packer cows, high yielding $54-60; med. yielding $48-53 low yielding $25-47.
Packer bulls, high yielding $70-78; med. yielding NT; low yielding $62-69.
Cow-calf pairs: choice NT; med. quality NT; aged split.
Bred cows: choice $950-1250; med. quality $800-950; aged $700-850.
Stocker steers $5 higher. Feeder steers steady. Stocker heifers $5 higher. Feeder heifers steady. Packer cows $3-5 higher. Packer bulls $3-5 higher. Cow/calf pairs steady. Bred cows steady.

Waco Livestock Auction

Waco, TX — January 9

Receipts 682.
Steers: No. 1, under 300 lbs. $160-200; 300-400 lbs. $155-195; 400-500 lbs. $140-170; 500-600 lbs. $130-160; 600-700 lbs. $125-150; 700-800 lbs. $120-135.
Heifers: No. 1, under 300 lbs. $150-185; 300-400 lbs. $145-175; 400-500 lbs. $130-150; 500-600 lbs. $125-145; 600-700 lbs. $120-135; 700-800 lbs. $115-125.
Slaughter cows, high yielding $57-65; low yielding $45-51; fats $50-58; thin & shelly $30-40.
Packer bulls (1250-2075 lbs.) $65-82.
Cow & Calf Pairs: young choice $1400-1650; young fair $1200-1400; aged pairs $800-1200.
Young pregnancy tested stocker replacement cows $650-1350.

 

OKC West Wednesday

Oklahoma City, OK — January 10

(F‑S) Receipts at OKC West - El Reno Livestock Market: 15,130 . Very light offering: Feeder steers traded fully $10-15 lower with limited demand. Feeder Heifers sold $2-4 lower. Steer and heifer calves not well tested Jan. 3, however a sharply lower undertone was noted. Demand mostly moderate for all classes, except feeder steers. Quality average to attractive.
Feeder Steers (Per CWT): Medium and Large 1 300-400 lbs 190.00-200.00, 323 lbs Fancy 211.00, 301 lbs Thin Fleshed 203.00; 400-500 lbs 177.00-197.00, Thin Fleshed 199.00; 500-600 lbs 161.00-179.00, Fleshy 152.00-169.00; 600-700 lbs 141.50-162.00, Calves 141.00-165.50, Thin Fleshed 161.50-163.50; 700-800 lbs 138.00-149.00, Calves 138.00-149.00, Fleshy 138.00-140.50, 760 lbs Thin Fleshed 148.50; 800-900 lbs 133.75-143.75, Fleshy 132.50-136.50; 900-1000 lbs 125.00-138.25, 937 lbs Fleshy 129.00; 1000-1100 lbs 120.00-134.00; 1109 lbs 119.00.
Feeder Dairy Steers (Per CWT): Large 3 904 lbs 60.00.
Feeder Heifers (Per CWT): Medium and Large 1 266 lbs 175.00; 300-400 lbs 167.00-174.00, 388 lbs Fleshy 150.00; 400-500 lbs 148.00-170.00, Fleshy 147.50-151.00, 403 lbs Thin Fleshed 175.00; 500-600 lbs 136.25-159.00, Fleshy 135.00-145.00; 600-700 lbs 133.50-145.00, Calves 130.00-138.00, Fleshy 134.00-135.00; 700-800 lbs 130.00-139.50, 743 lbs Calves 130.50, Fleshy 129.00-133.00; 800-900 lbs 129.50-134.50, 831 lbs Fleshy 128.00; 900-1000 lbs 122.00-132.00; 1022 lbs 119.00.
Feeder Bulls (Per CWT): Medium and Large 1 500-600 lbs Fleshy 144.00-153.00; 635 lbs Calves 142.50.

San Angelo Cattle

San Angelo, TX — January 11

(F-S) Receipts at Producers Livestock Auction Co.: 1692. Steer calves firm to $1 higher; heifer calves firm to $2 higher. Slaughter cows steady; slaughter bulls $1-2 higher. Stock cows and pairs steady. Trading fairly active, demand good. Quality full range from attractive to plain.
Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1 500-525 lbs 161.00; 600-650 lbs 141.00-142.00; 700-800 lbs 139.00-145.00.
Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 2 400-450 lbs 138.00-142.00; 500-600 lbs 122.00-131.00; 600-700 lbs 125.00; 700-800 lbs 99.00-117.00.
Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1 500-600 lbs 136.00-143.50; 600-700 lbs 134.00-142.00.
Slaughter Cows: %Lean weight avg dress hi-dress low-dress Breakers 75-80 1200-1700 lbs 53.00-57.00. Boners 80-85 950-1400 lbs 56.00-65.00. Lean 85-90 850-1400 lbs 52.00-61.00 64.50 50.00-53.00 85-90 600-900 lbs 40.00-49.00.
Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1 1500-2050 lbs 77.00-85.00; high-dressing 90.00; low-dressing 1150-1600 lbs 65.00-74.00.
Pregnancy Tested Stock Cows And Heifers: All sold by the head. Medium and Large 1-2 1125.00-1200.00.
Cow/Calf Pairs: All sold by the pair. All have 150-350 lbs calves. Medium and Large 1-2 1375.00-1400.00.
Stocker And Feeder Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 (young) 800-1000 93.00-94.00 cwt; (young and middle age) 800-1075 lbs 82.00-88.00 cwt; (middle age) 900-1450 lbs 70.00-79.00 cwt; (thin &/or aged) 800-1300 lbs 53.00-65.00 cwt.

Jordan Weekly
Market Report

Mason & San Saba - January 11

Receipts totaled 4,320 head for the week. The market remains very active and demand was strong with a choice offering of cattle. Stocker steers and heifers sold steady with 3 steers 425 lbs $189 ($803.25) and 4 steers at 516 lbs 165 ($851.40). Feeder steers and heifers sold steady with 15 steers at 739 lbs $136 ($1,005.04) and 3 steers at 773 lbs $133 ($1,028.89). Replacement heifers sold in strong demand. Packer cows and bulls sold steady. Stocker cows and pairs sold in good demand.
Steers: Choice lightweight calves $170-206; Choice medium weight calves $150-198; Choice heavyweight calves $135-160.
Heifers: Choice lightweight calves $145-198; Choice medium weight calves $130-178; Choice heavyweight calves $120-145.
Yearlings: Choice lightweight steers $125-140; Choice heavyweight steers $120-131; Choice lightweight heifers $110-123; Choice heavyweight heifers $105-118; #2 Steer calves & yearlings $120-160; #2 Heifer calves & yearlings $100-145; Shorties & Plainer calves & yearlings $100-130.
Cows: Choice bred NT; Medium to good bred $1050-1175; Plainer & older bred $800-1040; High yield $60-64.50; Medium yield $53-59; Low yield $45-52; Heiferettes & young stockers $75-115.
Bulls: High yield $80-83; Medium yield $74-79; Low yield $68.50-73; Feeders $68.50-77.
Pairs: Choice $1300-1400; Medium to good $1200-1350; Plainer & older pairs $1025-1190.
Some representative sales: Mike Chirpich, Bluffton, 3 steers 425 lbs at $189; Connaway Ranch LLC, Brookesmith, 2 steers 450 lbs at $179; Dennis R. Linney, Winters, 3 steers 487 lbs at $171; Helen Miles, San Antonio, 1 heifer 540 lbs at $178; Paula Burch, Menard, 2 heifers 783 lbs at $150; Hemphill Ranch Co., Coleman, 24 heifers 503 lbs at $147.

Oklahoma Hay

Oklahoma City, OK – January 11

(F-S) Alfalfa trade and movement slow to moderate. Demand mostly good but supplies are fairly tight. Prices on dairy hay fully steady but bunk and dry cow hay slightly $5-10 higher. Cold, dry weather has once again entered the state and hay usage is very active. Wheat pasture conditions continue to deteriorate due to lack of moisture. Demand for grass hay has improved over the past two or three weeks in central and western Oklahoma. Demand and movement in most eastern counties light to moderate.
Alfalfa Central Oklahoma: Premium quality large square bales $125-140, mostly $130. Good quality large square bales mostly $100-120. Fair to Good quality round bales and few large square bales $90-120. Small square bales Premium Quality $10.00-12.50 per bale.
Eastern Oklahoma: Premium quality large square bales $125-140. Good quality large square alfalfa $100-120.
Western Oklahoma: Premium quality large square bales $130-140. Good quality round and square bales $90-120, instances $125.
Grass Hay Central Oklahoma: Good Bermuda 4x5 bales $35-45 per bale, 5x6 bales $40-60 per bale, mostly $40-50. Mixed grass 4x5 round bales $30-40 per bale. Bermuda grass small square bales $7.50-9.00 per bale.
Western Oklahoma: Good quality wheat hay 5x6 bales $45-50/bale. Good Bermuda horse quality $65-70 per bale in 5x6 bales, Good Bermuda cow hay 5x6 bales $45-60 per bale, 4 x5 bales mixed grass $35-45 per bale. 5x6 bales wheat straw $40-45 per bale.
Eastern Oklahoma: Mixed grass hay in 5x6 bales $30-50. Good Bermuda in 5x6 bales $50-65 per bale. Mixed grass 4x5 bales $25-40 per bale. Small square bales good mixed grass or Bermuda $4-6 per bale.

Texas Hay

Amarillo, TX — January 12

(F-S) Hay sold mostly steady to $5 higher with instances $10 higher. Demand continued to increase with the supply of hay decreasing. Also, the variety of hay on the market was limited with wheat hay being sold out and difficult to find. The Panhandle continued with the dry streak causing many cattleman with cattle out on wheat pastures to worry. Supplemental feeding of livestock remains in full swing across the state as South Texas experienced its first freeze of winter. Prices for hay and pellets quoted per ton except where noted.
Panhandle/High Plains: Alfalfa: Large Squares: Delivered: Premium to Supreme $195-240; Good to Premium $180-195. Large Rounds (1200 lbs): Delivered: Premium to Supreme $90 Per bale. Small Bales: Delivered: Premium $321.75, $9.75 per bale. Ground Alfalfa: Delivered to feedlots: $160-165, Calf $170-175, Brown $140-150. Coastal Bermuda: Large Rounds: Delivered: Good to Premium $155-180, $77.50-90.00 per bale. Hay Grazer: Medium Bales: Delivered: $35 per bale. Wheat Straw: Small Bales: Delivered: $4.75 per bale. Oat Hay: Large Bales: Delivered: $135.
Far West Texas/Trans Pecos: Alfalfa: Small Squares: Delivered local or FOB: Premium to Supreme $297-330, $9-10 per bale. Large Squares: FOB: Premium to Supreme $180-230.
North, Central, and East Texas: Alfalfa: Large Squares: Delivered: Premium to Supreme $230-250; Good to Premium $195-230. Coastal Bermuda: Small Squares: FOB: Good to Premium $231-297, $7-9 per bale; Fair to Good $198, $6 per bale. Large Rounds: FOB: Good to Premium $100-120, $50-60 per roll; Fair to Good $80-100, $40-50 per roll. Prairie Hay: Large Bales: Delivered: $100.
South Texas: Coastal Bermuda: Small Squares: FOB: Good to Premium $231-265, $7-8 per bale; Fair to Good $165-198, $5-6 per bale. Large Rounds: FOB and delivered locally: Good to Premium $100-140, $50-70 per roll. Grass Mix: Large Rounds: FOB: $80; $40 per roll.

Hugo Friday

Hugo, OK — January 12

(Special) Receipts at Hugo Livestock Market: 837 head.
Steers: 100-250 lb. $141.43-215; 250-300 lb. $177.08-215; 300-350 lb. $187.15-218; 350-400 lb. $160.81-190; 400-450 lb. $160.17-175; 450-500 lb. $159.67-174; 500-550 lb. $152.56-167.50; 550-600 lb. $144.20-158; 600-650 lb. $139.13-142.50; 650-700 lb. $135-140; 700-750 lb. $133.50-137; 750-800 lb. $126.80-136; 800 lbs. and up $119-131.
Heifers: 100-250 lb. $144-195; 250-300 lb. $147.92-160; 300-350 lb. $149.78-160; 350-400 lb. $143.94-180; 400-450 lb. $144.98-155; 450-500 lb. $145.14-162; 500-550 lb. $144.03-176; 550-600 lb. $130.57-150; 600-650 lb. $126.60-138; 650-700 lb. $128.05-132.50; 700-750 lb. NT; 750-800 lb. NT; 800 lbs. and up NT.
Stocker cows $87.50-128. Slaughter cows $30-72.50. Bulls $50-88. Pairs $800-1650. Cows per head $600-1650. Bulls per head $1150-1700.

Gainesville Friday

Gainesville, TX — January 12

(Special) Receipts at Gainesville Livestock Market, Inc.: 1405. The calf market still holding steady to $4 higher even with the losses in the futures the past week. The weaned calves still showing a lot more demand the feeder cattle $3-5 lower just due to the futures. The stock cows steady and packer cows steady.
Feeder Steers: Medium and large frame, 200-300 lbs., No. 1 $200-275; 300-400 lbs., No. 1 $180-205; 400-500 lbs., No. 1 $165-185; 500-600 lbs., No. 1 $150-165; 600-700 lbs., No. 1 $140-157; 700-800 lbs., No. 1 $135-142.
Feeder Heifers: Medium and large frame, 200-300 lbs., No. 1 $150-190; 300-400 lbs., No. 1 $140-160; 400-500 lbs., No. 1 $140-155; 500-600 lbs., No. 1 $130-145; 600-700 lbs., No. 1 $125-138; 700-800 lbs., No. 1 $125-136.
#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. $70-86. Slaughter cows #1, $50-63, cutters $40-50.
Stocker cows PG'd tested 3-9 years: Large frame $900-1350, medium frame $700-900.
Cow and calf pairs: Cows with calves under 250 lbs., large frame $1500-1725, medium frame $900-1200.
Baby Calves: Holstein calves NT, Crossbred calves $100-250.

Paris Saturday

Paris, TX — January 13

(Special) Receipts at Cattlemen's Livestock Commission: 938 head of cattle and calves.
Steers: 300 lbs. and under $145-220; 300-400 lbs. $135-210; 400-500 lbs. $130-180; 500 lbs. and up $100-170.
Heifers: 300 lbs. and under $135-210, 300-400 lbs. $125-200; 400-500 lbs. $120-180; 500 lbs. and up $90-160.
Slaughter cows $25-63. Slaughter bulls $62-93. Stocker cows $500-1500, pairs $475-1550. Baby calves $100-300.
Holstein: steers 300-700 lbs. NT. Holstein: heifers $500-850. Goats: 34 heads at $40-200.

New Summerfield Saturday

New Summerfield, TX — January 13

(Special) Receipts at Tri County Livestock Market, 949 head. Some plain cattle below these figures.
Steers: under 300 lbs. $160-225; 300-400 lbs. $145-220; 400-500 lbs. $125-195; 500-600 lbs. $120-160; 600-700 lbs. $115-153; 700-800 lbs. $110-144.
Heifers: under 300 lbs. $140-210; 300-400 lbs. $130-180; 400-500 lbs. $120-160; 500-600 lbs. $115-150; 600-700 lbs. $105-145; 700-800 lbs. $105-134.
Slaughter cows $35-66. Heavy bulls $70-81. Stocker cows $750-1300. Cow/calf pairs (top) $1200-1500. Low-middle pairs NT.

Buffalo Livestock

Buffalo, TX — January 13

Receipts: 1170.
Slaughter cows: cutter cows $50-64; fat cows $45-62; canner cows $35-50.
Slaughter bulls: heavy bulls $65-80; light bulls $65-90.
Cow/calf pairs & bred cows: choice NT; good $1450-1500; plain $1000-1350; bred cows 3-6 yrs. old $950-1925.
Steer/bull calves & yearlings: 150-200 lbs. $155-275; 200-300 lbs. $150-230; 300-400 lbs. $145-208; 400-500 lbs. $135-192; 500-600 lbs. $130-189; 600-700 lbs. $120-156; 700-800 lbs. $110-140.
Heifer calves & yearling: 150-200 lbs. $145-250; 200-300 lbs. $140-200; 300-400 lbs. $135-195; 400-500 lbs. $125-172; 500-600 lbs. $120-163; 600-700 lbs. $115-150; 700-800 lbs. $105-126.
These prices reflect the good to choice cattle, and the plainer cattle would be $25-40 behind these figures.

Sulphur Springs Livestock Auction

Sulphur Springs, TX — January 15

1231 head.
Steers: under 300 lbs. $130-215; 300-400 lbs. $130-182.50; 400-500 lbs. $120-167.50; over 500 lbs. $100-147.50.
Heifers: under 300 lbs. $110-195; 300-400 lbs. $110-157.50; 400-500 lbs. $110-142.50; over 500 lbs. $90-137.50.
Packer cows $35-65. Packer bulls $53-80. Stocker cows $675-1475. Cow/calf pairs $680-1210 Calves $5-295.

Hamilton Sheep & Goats

Hamilton, TX — January 15

Receipts at Hamilton Sheep and Goat Sale: 1426. Dorper lambs steady to $10 higher; wool lambs steady to $10 lower on heavy show lambs; BBD lambs steady; ewes steady to $20 higher; kids steady; nannies $10 higher.
Slaughter Kids: feeders 20-40 lbs. $210-310; light slaughter 40-70 lbs. $200-290; heavy slaughter 70 lbs. & up $180-230.
Slaughter Nannies: Thin $60-85/hd; Medium $100-150/hd; Fleshy $150-200/hd.
Boer & Boer Cross Spanish Nannies: Med. Quality $75-125/hd; Choice Quality $175-210/hd.
Spanish, Boer, & Boer Cross Billies: Slaughter $180-210; Breeding NT; Choice Young Billies NT.
Dorper lambs: feeders 20-40 lbs. $210-270; lt. slaughter 40-70 lbs. $210-295; heavy slaughter 70 lbs. & up $160-210; fancy ewe lambs NT.
Dorper: Ewes $75-200/hd; Lambs NT; Bucks NT; Choice Dorper Rams $90-135.
Wool lambs: feeders 20-40 lbs. NT; lt. slaughter 40-70 lbs. $180-225; heavy slaughter 70 lbs. & up $130-155; show lambs NT.
Ewes: Stocker NT; Slaughter NT.
Barbadoes: Lambs $180-250; Ewes $40-100/hd; Rams $125-500/hd.
Fancier kids/lambs will consistently bring $15-25/cwt higher than what is posted on this market report.

Oklahoma City Monday

Oklahoma City, OK — January 15

(F‑S) Receipts at Oklahoma National Stockyards: 8,292. Feeder steers traded $2-6 lower, feeder heifers 600-800 lbs. steady to $3 lower, 800-1000 lbs. $4-6 lower. Steer calves brought steady to $2 lower, heifer calves $1-5 lower. Quality average with quite a few attractive. Demand moderate. The large amount of offerings lately have brought a supply glut in the trading area for feedlots. In western part of the state the drought continues to take a toll on the wheat grazing supply.
Feeder Steers (Per CWT): Medium and Large 1 400-500 lbs 182.00-192.00; 500-600 lbs 162.00-184.00, 592 lbs Fleshy 158.00, 505 lbs Thin Fleshed 187.00; 600-700 lbs 151.50-166.00, Calves 143.50-156.00, Fleshy 150.00-155.00; 700-800 lbs 144.00-157.75, Calves 141.50-147.00, Fleshy 138.00-140.00; 800-900 lbs 136.75148.25, 879 lbs Fleshy 135.00; 900-1000 lbs 130.75-131.25; 1000-1100 lbs 130.25131.75.
Feeder Heifers (Per CWT): Medium and Large 1 300-400 lbs 164.00-169.00; 400-500 lbs 149.00-164.00; 500-600 lbs 139.75-151.00, Fleshy 132.00-136.00, 557 lbs Thin Fleshed 154.00; 600-700 lbs 137.00-153.00, Calves 130.00-138.00, 677 lbs Fleshy 135.50, 693 lbs Thin Fleshed 154.50; 700-800 lbs 130.00-139.00, 711 lbs Fleshy 129.00, 706 lbs Thin Fleshed 146.50; 800-900 lbs 125.50-132.75; 900-1000 lbs 119.50-125.75.
Feeder Bulls (Per CWT): Medium and Large 1 616 lbs 177.00. Small and Medium 2-3 755 lbs 65.00.

Decatur Monday

Decatur, TX — January 15

(Special) Receipts at Decatur Livestock Market were 1104 head including: 20 bulls, 283 cows, 45 calves, 148 Longhorns, 173 stocker heifers, 230 stocker bulls/steers, 98 feeder heifers, 107 feeder steers. Average prices $678, January 8 $689, a year ago $633. USDA regional report called market on feeder steers $4-6 lower, heifers steady to $3 lower as result of large numbers hitting the market in last 10 days. Moderate demand for calves due to limited wheat grazing and forecasted ice and snow Jan. 15. DLM went against the USDA results with heifers prices $1-5 higher, 8 weight steers and heifers had good gains as did 2-3 weight steers. DLM had strong response for several consignments of bred heifers and cows that they have been advertising as well as pairs. The largest single consignment was 47 Angus heifers averaging 848#, mostly 7 months bred selling for $1200-1250. Packers lost Jan. 8’s gains.
Steers: 200-299 lbs. $59-225; WA $163.30; 300-399 lbs. $65-200; WA $165.63; 400-499 lbs. $57-177.50, WA $151.05; 500-599 lbs. $61-170, WA $142.30; 600-699 lbs. $73-150, WA $134.21; 700-799 lbs. $90-138 WA $126.53; 800-899 lbs. $126-135.50; WA $131.50; 900-999 lbs. NT, WA NT.
Heifers: 200-299 lbs. $100-177.50, WA $149.58; 300-399 lbs. $70-172.50, WA $142.32; 400-499 lbs. $87.50-160, WA $143.12; 500-599 lbs. $115-145, WA $134.80; 600-699 lbs. $120-139; WA $128.12; 700-799 lbs. NT, WA NT; 800-899 lbs. $100-128, WA $120.57; 900-999 lbs. NT, WA NT.
Pairs: young NT; mid-age $1350-1625. Pregnancy tested cows: young $835-1250; mid-age $875-1350.
Packer cows: under 1100 lbs. $32.50-55; over 1100 lbs. $44-57.50. Feeder bulls $77.50-133.
Bulls, Y.G. 1 & 2, 1400-2000 lbs. NT. Low Y.G. 1 & 2, 1400-2000 lbs. $69-78.
Baby Calves: under 100 lbs. NT: 100-200 lb. NT.
Some representative sales: Circle B Cattle, Poolville, 210 lb. steer at $225; Bud Logan, Justin, 300 lb. steer at $200; Michael Edwards, Whitesboro, 6 head deal, 403 lb. steer at $177.50; Phillip Brooks, Decatur, 240 lb. heifer at $177.50; Deanna Rutledge, Aubrey, 2 head deal, 315 lb. heifer at $172.50; Bobby Holloway, Decatur, 2 head deal, 425 lb. heifer at $159.

Superior Livestock
Auction Bellringer

Denver, CO — January 10-11

Superior Livestock Auction kicked off 2018 in Denver, Colorado with their annual Bellringer Auction January 10-11, 2018 broadcast live from the Embassy Suites Stapleton.
Compared to Superior’s last offering, regions 3/4/5/6 yearling steers very uneven over 800 pounds were $3 lower, under 800 pounds were saw an increase of $5. While yearling heifers from the same regions, uneven, were steady to $3 higher. Regions 3/4/5/6 weaned steer and heifer calves were $5-7 higher. Florida calves saw a dramatic increase of $5-7. Program cattle across the regions saw an increase of $10. Moving to regions 1 & 2 yearling steers and heifers were $2-4 higher. Weaned steer and heifer calves from regions 1 & 2 saw an increase of $10-15; while under 450 pounds saw a substantial increase of $20. Program cattle from these regions saw an increase of $15.
Top Lots Feeders: MAP Ag LLC, Eureka, KS, 136 Wnd Str Clvs at 750 lbs. VAC 45. Out of Angus & Angus cross cows by Angus bulls. $153, January 13-23 Del. Masterson Stockgrowers LLC, Guthrie, TX, 62 Fdr Strs at 775 lbs. VAC 45+, Source & Age Verified, NHTC, Superior Progressive Genetics. Out of Angus & Angus Plus cows by Express Ranches Angus & J Bar 7 & Sauer Angus Plus bulls. 100% Black hided. $149, January 22 – February 2 Del. E.G. Land & Livestock, Inc. Bryan, TX, 180 Fdr Strs at 820 lbs. VAC 45, Source & Age Verified, NHTC, Superior Progressive Genetics. Gardiner, Express & 44 Farms Angus cross. 95% Black hided. May be a few off colored. $145, February 1-10 Del. C-C Cattle Co., Perryton, TX, 135 Fdr Strs at 840 lbs. VAC 45, Superior Progressive Genetics. Out of Gardiner & Express cross Black Angus cows by Express Ranch Angus bulls. 100% Black hided, approx. 5% BWF or BMF. $144, February 5-23 Del. Tate Cattle Co. LLC, Welch, OK, 168 Fdr Strs at 885 lbs. VAC 45+, Source & Age Verified, Superior Progressive Genetics. Out of Angus cross cows by Buford Ranches & Express Ranches Angus bulls. 100% Black hided. $142.50, January 29 – February 12 Del. J and J Hale Farms, Atchinson, KS, 54 Fdr Strs at 890 lbs. VAC 45, Superior Progressive Genetics. Out of Angus & SimAngus cows AI'd (4 yrs) to Select Sires top Angus & SimAngus (Comrade, Traction, Substance & Upgrade from Genex) bulls. Top 20% YW, REA, Carcass Index & top 35% MARB & natural Service by sons of the same bulls. Calved 2/10/17-4/1/17 only. $139, January 25-27 Del. Ryan Staerkel, DVM, Goltry, OK, 78 Fdr Strs at 900 lbs. Source & Age Verified, NHTC, Verified Natural Beef. Out of Angus & Angus cross (BWF) cows by reg. Black Angus (Gardiner bloodlines) bulls. 100% Black hided. Cows originated off Yolo Ranch & have Gardiner bloodlines. Bulls have $B range of $89-117. Seller will sign additional Natural paperwork. $151.50, March 3-15 Del. E.G. Land & Livestock, Inc. Bryan, TX, 66 Fdr Hfrs at 740 lbs. VAC 45, Source & Age Verified, NHTC, Superior Progressive Genetics. Gardiner, Express & 44 Farms Angus cross. 95% Black hided. May be a few off colored. $145, February 1-10 Del. Durrett Cattle, Amarillo, TX, 132 Fdr Hfrs at 755 lbs. VAC 45, Source & Age Verified, GAP 4, NHTC, Verified Natural Beef. Out of reputation home raised Black Angus cows by Copeland Hereford & West Star Hereford bulls. 100% F1 cross. 116 hd BWF & 16 hd RWF. $156, February 12-28 Del. Odle Livestock, Brush, CO, 132 Fdr Hfrs at 750 lbs. VAC PRECON. Black Angus & Black Angus cross. 100% Black hided. $137, January 17-31 Del. Scorup Cattle Co. Aurora, UT, 124 Fdr Hfrs at 775 lbs. VAC PRECON. Angus & Angus cross. Approx. 75% Black & BWF & 25% Red & RWF. May be a few Charolais cross. $137.50, January 20 – February 5 Del.
Stockers: Panamanian Ranches, Lake Placid, FL, 150 Wnd Str Clvs at 325 lbs. Out of crossbred cows by Brangus & Charolais bulls. 3/8 or less Brahman influence. $187, January 15-19 Del. Agricultural Prod. Ent. Inc. Mount Pleasant, TX, 130 Wnd Str Clvs at 380 lbs. VAC 45. Red Angus, Red Angus cross, Angus, Angus cross, 3-4 Hereford & Hereford cross. Very few show ear. $220.50, February 8-28 Del. JRC Ranch LLC, Stigler, OK, 220 Weaned Str Clvs at 650 lbs. VAC 45+, Superior Verified, NHTC, Superior Progressive Genetics. Out of Braford, Brangus & Angus Plus cows by Stevenson Angus, Schiefelbein Angus & KG Angus bulls. $163, January 15 – February 15 Del. Schneemann Ranch, Big Lake, TX, 210 Wnd Str Clvs at 715 lbs. VAC 45, Superior Progressive Genetics. Out of Angus, Brangus type & a few BWF & Charolais cows by reg. Angus bulls. Approx. 90% Black hided, balance off colored. $141, January 15-27 Del. Blue River Ranch, Ada, OK, 75 Wnd Hfr Clvs at 500 lbs. VAC 45+, Superior Progressive Genetics. Out of Angus Beefmaster cross (mostly Bradley 3 Angus sired) cows by Gardiner & Bradley 3 Angus bulls. Approx. 85% Black hided, balance Red. Few show slight ear. Hfrs pred. Gardiner sired. $165, January 16 Del.
Bred Stock: Blue River Cattle LLC, Milford, NE, 90 1st Calf Hfr Pairs at 1050 lbs. Red Angus 1st calf hfr pairs with calves by Beckton Red Angus bulls. Calves at least 2 weeks old at delivery. $2000 March 10 – April 1 Del. Rule Ranch, Brush, CO, 77 Bred Heifers at 1050 lbs. Red Angus (Pieper, Redland, Beckton & Croissant genetics) bred to low birthweight reg. Pieper & Redland Red Angus bulls turned in 5/8/17. Ultrasounded to start calving 2/15/18 for approx. 20 days. $1800, January 15-31 Del. Ladder Canyon Ranch, Nazareth, TX, 48 Bred Cows at 1200 lbs. Angus (Montana origin) cows bred to Sitz Upward Angus bulls. Start calving approx. 2/1/18 for approx. 40 days. 100% Black hided. 8-3 yr olds & 87-4 yr olds in A & B Lot. Preg checked 10/1/17. $1760, January 15-31 Del.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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