Cuero Livestock Commission, Inc.

Market Report

Cuero Livestock Market Report on March 27, 2015
NO SALE NEXT WEEK - GOOD FRIDAY

Receipts 539

Had 51 cows and 9 bulls. The packer market was a little stonger for what was offered. Supply very small this time of the year.

The calf market is much stronger with same upper trends as last week. Middle weight calves are showing the most improvement being up as much as $4/cwt. The result was an all time high in average value per head on calves of $1,324.49. a combination of good weight and high prices resulted in this record.


Packer bulls:  Hvy. wts.                          115.00-144.00
              lower grades                         89.00-111.00
Packer cows:   canners & cutters                   98.00-117.00
              light & weak                          70.00-85.00
Palpated  7 head bred                             150.00-186.00
PAIRs                                                 none
steer calves: Under 200 lbs                           none            
              200-250 lbs                         395.00-430.00            
              250-300 lbs.                            none                  
              300-350 lbs.          one              364.00
              350-400 lbs.                        314.00-350.00
              400-450 lbs.                        303.00-322.00
              450-500 lbs.                        286.00-306.00
              500-550 lbs.                        275.00-296.00
              550-600 lbs.                        251.00-276.00
              600-700 lbs                         238.00-260.00
              700-800 lbs                         216.00-226.00
  
bull calves: Under 250lbs                      2  526.25&530.00             
              250-300 lbs.                        345.00-395.00
              300-350 lbs.                        350.00-382.50
              350-400 lbs.                        308.00-380.00
              400-450 lbs.                        292.00-330.00 
              450-500 lbs.                        282.00-312.00
              500-550 lbs.                        269.00-304.00
              550-600 lbs.                        243.00-285.00
              600-700 lbs                         233.00-250.00
              Over 700 lbs.                       205.00-216.00

Heifer Calves:under 200 lbs.                    1    400.00
              200-250 lbs.                      1    342.50
              250-300 lbs                         331.00-357.50
              300-350 lbs.                        298.00-324.00
              350-400 lbs.                        288.00-320.00
              400-450 lbs.                        277.00-278.00
              450-500 lbs.                        265.00-295.00  
              500-550 lbs                         256.00-312.50
              550-600 lbs.                        246.00-317.50 
              600-700 lbs.                        231.00-254.00 
              Over 700 lbs                        212.00-280.00
              

Cuero Livestock Market Report on March 20, 2015

Receipts 780

Had 177 cows and 14 bulls. The packer market was steady on a Very short supply of packer-type cattle.

The special consignment sold extremely high with top bred cows bringing $3,400 each while the top deal of pairs brought $4000. The average on the 42 pair from this dispersal was $3,345 per pair!

The calf market is basically steady with last week's improved levels. some of the bull cf orders were a little lower while the heifer market was stronger by a dollar or two. The replacement market continues to dominate even more than recent weeks with a lot of these heifers dollaring out around $1,800 each.

Packer bulls:  Hvy. wts.                          115.00-146.00
              lower grades                         89.00-112.00
Packer cows:   canners & cutters                   98.00-125.00
               light & weak                         70.00-85.00
Palpated  61 head bred   $per head                 $2,250-3,400
55 PAIRs                                           $2,000-$4000
steer calves: Under 200 lbs                           none            
              200-250 lbs                             none            
              250-300 lbs.                            none                  
              300-350 lbs.                        340.00-370.00
              350-400 lbs.                        300.00-316.00
              400-450 lbs.                        281.00-310.00
              450-500 lbs.                        277.00-331.00
              500-550 lbs.                        261.00-280.00
              550-600 lbs.                        239.00-270.00
              600-700 lbs                         224.00-257.00
              700-800 lbs                         191.00-200.00
  
bull calves: Under 250lbs                            none             
              250-300 lbs.                        342.00-410.00
              300-350 lbs.                  2     350.00&355.00
              350-400 lbs.                        290.00-312.00
              400-450 lbs.                        268.00-314.00 
              450-500 lbs.                        253.00-260.00
              500-550 lbs.                        257.00-272.00
              550-600 lbs.                        227.00-240.00
              600-700 lbs                         222.00-233.00
              Over 700 lbs.                       190.00-203.00

Heifer Calves:under 200 lbs.                          none
              200-250 lbs.                            none
              250-300 lbs                         285.00-296.00
              300-350 lbs.                        284.00-320.00
              350-400 lbs.                        247.00-287.00
              400-450 lbs.                        258.00-278.00
              450-500 lbs.                        256.00-274.00  
              500-550 lbs                         245.00-274.00
              550-600 lbs.                        238.00-256.00 
              600-700 lbs.                        205.00-226.00 
              Over 700 lbs             3 hd       193.00-210.00
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