By Steve Carruthers
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 Sale results for: Jan 6th, 2020

Total receipts: 964
Cattle receipts: 921

If you have any questions on fat cattle market call Gene @ 217-331-3930 or Caleb @ 217-827-5818.

Slaughter steers and heifers traded unevenly steady on high choice and .50 lower on low choice and selects. Holstein steers traded 1.00 higher on high choice and steady on low choice and selects. Feeder steers & heifers traded steady on medium-large 1-2 (give us a call if you have weaned, vaccinated calves to move.) (Market quotes are on mostly unvaccinated cattle) and unevenly steady on unweaned and medium-short 2-3. Slaughter cows traded steady to 1.00 lower on better cows and unevenly steady on slower cows. Slaughter bulls traded 1.00-3.00 higher.

Steers: 1100-1500 lbs. Choice: 106.00-108.00, High yielding: 109.00-111.00, Prime lots: 112.00-115.00
Heifers: 1100-1500 lbs. Choice: 106.00-108.00, High yielding: 109.00-111.00, Prime lots: 112.00-115.00
Low Choice & Select steers & heifers: 90.00-102.00, Selects: 85.00-100.00
Heavy wts:1625-1850 lbs. 100.00-106.00 Few return to feed: 70.00-80.00

Holstein steers: 1300-1600 lbs. Choice: 83.00-88.00, High yielding: 88.00-91.00, Prime lots: 92.00-95.00
Choice & Select Holstein steers: 75.00-80.00, Selects: 70.00-80.00

Baby calves per head: Small: 30.00-50.00, Med-Large: 50.00-70.00 Beef cross: 125.00-200.00

Holstein feeder steers: 200-400 lbs. 60.00-80.00, 400-600 lbs. 50.00-70.00, 600-1100 lbs. 50.00-70.00 pkg vaccinated 823 lbs 94.00, thin 350-700 lbs. 40.00-60.00

Beef feeder steers: 200-300 lbs. 110.00-135.00, 300-400 lbs. 120.00-140.00, 400-500 lbs. 120.00-140.00, 500-600 lbs. 110.00-140.00, 600-700 lbs. 100.00-120.00, 700-800 lbs. 90.00-115.00
Medium to Small 2-3 or bulls maybe 10.00-20.00 below quotes. The lower quality plainer feeders sell considerably lower and are not quoted. 

Beef feeder heifers: 200-300 lbs. 100.00-139.00, 300-400 lbs. 105.00-130.00, 400-500 lbs. 100.00-130.00, 500-600 lbs. 110.00-120.00, 600-700 lbs. 100.000-115.00, 700-800 lbs. 90.00-100.00. 
Medium to small 2-3 maybe 15.00-25.00 below quotes. The lower quality plainer feeders sell considerably lower and are not quoted.

Bred cows: Small-Aged: 400.00-700.00 Large & Young: 800.00-1000.00
Cow/calf pairs: Small-Med: 750.00-850.00 Large & Young: no test

Slaughter cows: Breaker: 55.00-63.00,High yielding up to: 65.00
                                 Boners: 55.00-65.00,High yielding up to: 68.00
                                 Lean: 47.00-60.00,High yielding up to: 64.00
                                 Low yielding & thin: 5.00-40.00
                                 Premium Whites & heiferettes: 60.00-80.00
Slaughter bulls:  Low yielding: 60.00-82.00, High yielding: 85.00-95.00 Individual: 95.00

Sheep & Goat sale every Wednesday 12:000 pm or after fats.
Total 43 
Sheep & Goats sell by cwt. 

Slaughter Lambs: 50-70 lbs. 300.00-370.00,  80-100 lbs. 280.00-340.00 100-150 lbs. 240.00-255.00
Feeder Lambs: 25-65 lbs. 200.00-250.00, 65-110 lbs. 150.00-230.00
Slaughter Ewes: 90-170 lbs. 80.00-100.00 Thin or Heavy wool: 30.00-60.00
Slaughter Kids: 40-70 lbs. 260.00-375.00 70-100 lbs. 250.00-375.00  Dairy: 200.00-250.00
Feeder Kids: 15-50 lbs. 155.00-210.00, Thinner: 130.00-160.00 Dairy & Pygmy: 100.00-160.00
Nannies: 50-150 lbs. 115.00-255.00 Thin: 70.00-110.00
Billies: 70-150 lbs. 150.00-230.00, Weathers: 100-180 lbs. no test