Special Stocker & Feeder Sale

Ogallala Livestock Auction Market

This week we sold 8,388 head of cattle of all classes in three sales. The Special Stockcow Sale on Monday December 17, we marketed 2,180 head. The market on the bred cows and heifers was lower compared to the last two weeks. On Wednesday December 19, we sold 1,218 head of Butcher and Feeding Cows, Bulls and Heiferettes. On Thursday December 20, we sold 4,990 head for our Special Stocker and Feeder Sale. Compared to last week the market was $3.00 to $4.00 higher on steers weighing less than 650 lbs. 650 to 800 lb steers sold $2.00 lower and over 800 lbs marked steady to $2.00 higher. Heifers weighing under 700 lbs sold steady to $5.00 higher, over 700 lbs sold steady to $3.00 lower. Buyers paid close attention to fill and condition on heavy weights of backgrounded cattle. Regardless, buyer activity and demand was good.

Good to Choice Steers:
300 to 350 lbs $212.50 to 217.00
350 to 400 lbs $196.00 to 221.00
400 to 450 lbs $190.00 to 196.50
450 to 500 lbs $179.00 to 197.75
500 to 550 lbs $168.00 to 184.00
550 to 600 lbs $155.00 to 165.50
600 to 650 lbs $149.50 to 166.50
650 to 700 lbs $149.50 to 176.50
700 to 750 lbs $147.50 to 161.00
750 to 800 lbs $142.50 to 158.50
800 to 850 lbs $143.00 to 151.75
850 to 900 lbs $141.50 to 152.75

Good to Choice Heifers:
300 to 350 lbs $165.00 to 175.00
350 to 400 lbs $170.00 to 177.50
400 to 450 lbs $170.00 to 176.00
450 to 500 lbs $164.00 to 173.00
500 to 550 lbs $160.00 to 168.50
550 to 600 lbs $147.50 to 153.50
600 to 650 lbs $140.50 to 148.00
650 to 700 lbs $142.00 to 143.00
700 to 750 lbs $139.00 to 140.00
750 to 800 lbs $136.50 to 138.50
800 to 850 lbs $134.00 to 141.75

Butcher & Feeding Cows & Bulls:
Breaker Cows: $52.00 to 65.50
Boner Cows: $52.00 to 65.00
Cutter Cows: $37.50 to 52.00
Low Grade Cows: $27.00 to 35.00
Blemish Cows: $15.00 to 25.00
No. 1 Feeding Cows: $58.00 to 65.00
No. 2 Feeding Cows: $47.00 to 55.00
Heiferette Types: $65.00 to 85.00
Feeding Heifers: $115.00 to 125.00
No. 1 Slaughter Bulls: $67.00 to 72.00
No. 2 Slaughter Bulls: $60.00 to 66.00

Stockcows & 1st Calf Heifers:
1ST Calf Heifers AI’s Only (Heavy): $1575 to 1700
1st Calf Heifers Al’s Only (Light): $1260 to 1560
1st Calf Heifers Bull Bred (Heavy): $1425 to 1610
1st Calf Heifers Bull Bred (Light): $1200 to 1475
3 & 4 Yr. Old Stockcows: $1210 to 1450
5 & 6 Yr. Old Stockcows: $1000 to 1325
Solid Mouth Stockcows: $860 to 1050
Short & Spread Stockcows: $700 to 825
Broken Mouth Stockcows: $650 to 775

  • : Ogallala
  • : NE
  • : 12/20/2018
  • : Ogallala Livestock Auction Market