April 6, 2011
Wednesday’s receipts: 633 • For the week: 774
Last week: 1,164 • Last Year: N/A
Compared to the previous sale: Slaughter cows and bulls $2 to $4 higher; and feeder steers and heifers $3 to $6 higher, full advance on heifer calves.
Slaughter cows 5 percent of the supply, slaughter bulls 2 percent, replacement cows 3 percent, and feeders 90 percent. The feeder supply included 32-percent steers, 36-percent heifers, and 19-percent feeder bulls. Thirty-six percent of the supply weighed over 600 lb.