Market Report

Ogallala Livestock Auction Market

This week we sold 8,656 head of cattle of all classes in three sales. Monday December the 3rd was our first of three Special Stockcow sales scheduled for this month. The sale was met with great attendance and buyer interest on young bred cows. Bred heifers and older cows sold steady to a month ago. Wednesday December the 5th we marketed 613 head of Butcher and Feeding Cows, Bulls and Heiferettes. The last sale for the week was on Thursday December the 6th for our Special Stocker and Feeder Sale, it was a big day selling 6,805 head. Also, the market had a positive undertone with stocker buyers gearing to buy weaned steers and heifers for summer yearling projects. We will know more on market trend with 5,000 head on the books for December the 13th.

Good to Choice Steers:
300 to 350 lbs $231.00 to 239.00
350 to 400 lbs $225.00 to 242.00
400 to 450 lbs $180.00 to 221.00
450 to 500 lbs $176.00 to 194.00
500 to 550 lbs $163.50 to 190.50
550 to 600 lbs $160.00 to 185.00
600 to 650 lbs $150.50 to 167.00
650 to 700 lbs $146.00 to 165.00

Good to Choice Heifers:
300 to 350 lbs $165.00 to 173.00
350 to 400 lbs $165.00 to 184.00
400 to 450 lbs $149.00 to 176.50
450 to 500 lbs $155.00 to 173.50
500 to 550 lbs $147.00 to 159.50
550 to 600 lbs $135.00 to 153.00
600 to 650 lbs $136.00 to 147.50
650 to 700 lbs No Test
700 to 750 lbs $143.00 to 149.50
750 to 800 lbs $143.00 to 150.00
800 to 850 lbs $147.00 to 150.00
850 to 900 lbs $142.00 to 148.50

Butcher & Feeding Cows & Bulls:
Breaker Cows: $50.00 to 57.00
Boner Cows: $52.00 to 58.00
Cutter Cows: $47.00 to 51.00
Low Grade Cows: $38.00 to 41.00
Blemish Cows: $20.00 to 35.00
No. 1 Feeding Cows: $52.00 to 60.00
No. 2 Feeding Cows: $42.00 to 51.00
Heiferette Types: $65.00 to 77.00
Re-Bred Types: $87.00 to 105.00
No. 1 Slaughter Bulls: $70.00 to 73.00
No. 2 Slaughter Bulls: $61.00 to 69.00

Cow/Calf Pairs, Stockcows & 1st Calf Heifers:
1st Calf Heifers AI’d & Cleaned Up: $1500 to 1600
1st Calf Heifers Bull Bred (Heavy): $1300 to 1850
1st Calf Heifers Bull Bred (Light): $825 to 1200
3 & 4 Yr. Old Stockcows: $1360 to 1750
5 & 6 Yr. Old Stockcows: $1275 to 1550
Solid Mouth Stockcows: $1000 to 1525
Short & Spread Stockcows: $810 to 1025
Broken Mouth Stockcows: $760 to 850

  • : Ogallala
  • : NE
  • : 12/06/2018
  • : Ogallala Livestock Auction market