November 15, 2018 Market Report

Ogallala Livestock Auction Market

This week we sold 7,366 cattle of all classes in three sales. Monday, November 12th marked the first Special Stockcow, Cow/Calf Pair and 1st Calf Heifers Sale of the fall, 1,448 head sold. On Wednesday, November 14th 960 head of Butcher & Feeding Cows, Bulls & Heiferettes were marketed. Thursday, November 15th we sold 4,958 head for our Special Stocker and Feeder Sale. The market was good and demand was moderate. Steer calves compared to a week weighing less than 550 lbs sold mostly steady to $5.00 higher or more in some classes. Steer calves weighing over 550 to 650 lbs sold $2.00 lower and over 650 lbs sold $7.00 higher. Heifer calves weighing under 550 lbs sold steady to $10.00 higher compared to a week ago and over 550 lbs sold steady to $7.00 lower. Another nice run of heavy weight Preg Checked Open Heifers, Spayed Heifers, and Feeder Heifers.

Good to Choice Steers:
350 to 400 lbs $202.00 to 221.00
400 to 450 lbs $191.00 to 215.00
450 to 500 lbs $174.00 to 201.50
500 to 550 lbs $166.00 to 181.00
550 to 600 lbs $161.00 to 170.00
600 to 650 lbs $149.50 to 164.00
650 to 700 lbs $161.00 to 165.00

Good to Choice Heifers:
300 to 350 lbs $161.00 to 183.00
350 to 400 lbs $170.00 to 173.00
400 to 450 lbs $158.00 to 177.00
450 to 500 lbs $156.00 to 173.00
500 to 550 lbs $144.00 to 155.00
550 to 600 lbs $138.50 to 151.00
600 to 650 lbs $140.00 to 145.00
650 to 700 lbs $135.00 to 138.00
700 to 750 lbs $140.00 to 145.00
750 to 800 lbs $140.00 to 150.50
800 to 850 lbs $140.50 to 146.50
850 to 900 lbs $137.50 to 141.50
900 to 950 lbs $140.50 to 143.00

Butcher & Feeding Cows & Bulls:
Breaker Cows: $58.00 to 64.00
Boner Cows: $55.00 to 64.00
Cutter Cows: $43.00 to 48.00
Low Grade Cows: $30.00 to 42.00
No. 1 Feeding Cows: $55.00 to 67.50
No. 2 Feeding Cows: $45.00 to 54.00
Heiferette Types: $70.00 to 82.00
Heiferettes: $93.00 to 108.00
No. 1 Slaughter Bulls: $75.00 to 78.50
No. 2 Slaughter Bulls: $65.00 to 74.00

Cow/Calf Pairs, Stockcows & 1st Calf Heifers:

1st Calf Heifers AI’d Only: $1600 to 1750
1st Calf Heifers AI’d & Cleaned Up: $1400 to 1535
1st Calf Heifers Bull Bred (Heavy): $1300 to 1575
1st Calf Heifers Bull Bred (Light): $1025 to 1335

3 & 4 Yr. Old Stockcows: $1225 to 1450
5 & 6 Yr. Old Stockcows: $1025 to 1225
Solid Mouth Stockcows: $950 to 1085
Short & Spread Stockcows: $800 to 885
Broken Mouth Stockcows: $735 to 850

3 & 4 Yr. Old Pairs (Heavy): $1600 to 1775
3 & 4 Yr. Old Pairs (Light): $1400 to 1610
5 & 6 Yr. Old Pairs: $1500 to 1700
Solid Mouth Pairs: $1250 to 1400

  • : Ogallala
  • : NE
  • : 11/15/2018
  • : Ogallala Livestock auction Market