Cuero Livestock Commission, Inc.

Market Report

Cuero Livestock Market Report on April 17, 2015

Receipts 471

Had 66 cows and 13 bulls. The packer market remains very stronge as demand is keeping up prices and holding market at these levels each week. This week was a little higher than last week.

The calf market was stronger by about $3.50/cwt. Renewed demand keeps pulling the market back up after a little decline. It is back where it was 3 weeks ago.


Packer bulls: Hvy. wts.                           115.00-141.00
              lower grades                         89.00-111.00
Packer cows:   canners & cutters                   98.00-122.00
              light & weak                         80.00-108.00
Palpated  9 head bred                             160.00-180.00
3 PAIRs                                           $1,950-$2,650
steer calves: Under 200 lbs                            none           
              200-250 lbs               two       434.00-437.50            
              250-300 lbs.                        353.50-400.00                  
              300-350 lbs.                        361.00-398.00
              350-400 lbs.                        290.00-330.00
              400-450 lbs.                        280.00-310.00
              450-500 lbs.                        273.00-310.00
              500-550 lbs.                        251.00-280.00
              550-600 lbs.                        244.00-262.00
              600-700 lbs                         230.00-246.00
              700-800 lbs                         209.00-217.00
  
bull calves: Under 250lbs                         437.00-545.00             
              250-300 lbs.                       one   426.00
              300-350 lbs.                        307.00-320.00
              350-400 lbs.                        300.00-332.00
              400-450 lbs.                        291.00-322.00 
              450-500 lbs.                        262.00-284.00
              500-550 lbs.                        242.00-266.00
              550-600 lbs.                        234.00-250.00
              600-700 lbs                         215.00-229.00
              Over 700 lbs.                       188.00-205.00

Heifer Calves:under 200 lbs.                      480.00-510.00
              200-250 lbs.                           none
              250-300 lbs                         one 305.00
              300-350 lbs.                        301.00-316.00
              350-400 lbs.                        269.00-310.50
              400-450 lbs.                        261.00-300.00
              450-500 lbs.                        246.00-282.00  
              500-550 lbs                         242.00-276.00
              550-600 lbs.                        234.00-305.00 
              600-700 lbs.                        219.00-286.00 
              Over 700 lbs                        218.00-264.00

Cuero Livestock Market Report on April 10, 2015

Receipts 1,469

Had 263 cows and 26 bulls. The packer market remains verystonge as demand is keeping up prices and holding market at these levels each week. Replacement market on bred cows is really heating up.

The calf market has settled back a bit since the last sale 2 weeks ago. Most classes were $2-$4/cwt lower. It should be noted that this is less than a 1.5% decline and not significant. Just adjustments being made in the market as well as really spring fat calves. Market is very active and very strong.


Packer bulls:  Hvy. wts.                          115.00-143.00
              lower grades                         89.00-111.00
Packer cows:   canners & cutters                   98.00-121.00
              light & weak                         80.00-100.00
Palpated  67 head bred                            180.00-222.00
5 PAIRs                                           $2,100-$2,600
steer calves: Under 200 lbs             one          450.00            
              200-250 lbs               two       300.00&460.00            
              250-300 lbs.                        395.50-465.00                  
              300-350 lbs.                        327.00-385.00
              350-400 lbs.                        253.00-324.00
              400-450 lbs.                        277.00-322.50
              450-500 lbs.                        267.00-316.00
              500-550 lbs.                        235.00-272.00
              550-600 lbs.                        241.00-266.00
              600-700 lbs                         232.00-250.00
              700-800 lbs                         205.00-226.00
  
bull calves: Under 250lbs                         378.00-462.50             
              250-300 lbs.                        336.00-440.00
              300-350 lbs.                        301.00-370.00
              350-400 lbs.                        244.00-320.00
              400-450 lbs.                        277.00-318.00 
              450-500 lbs.                        265.00-314.00
              500-550 lbs.                        253.00-290.00
              550-600 lbs.                        236.00-258.00
              600-700 lbs                         229.00-252.00
              Over 700 lbs.                       185.00-216.00

Heifer Calves:under 200 lbs.                      403.00-450.00
              200-250 lbs.                        346.00-430.00
              250-300 lbs                         316.00-362.50
              300-350 lbs.                        296.00-360.00
              350-400 lbs.                        274.00-317.50
              400-450 lbs.                        264.00-410.00
              450-500 lbs.                        249.00-268.00  
              500-550 lbs                         237.00-440.00
              550-600 lbs.                        239.00-400.00 
              600-700 lbs.                        216.00-350.00 
              Over 700 lbs                        199.00-220.00


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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