Ogallala Livestock

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MARKET REPORT

February 25, 2015
We sold 375 cattle this past week, the run was mostly Butcher & Feeding Cows & Bulls.

Butcher & Feeding Cows & Bulls:
Utility & Commercial Cows: $102.00 to $116.00
High Cutter Cows:          $113.00 to $126.00
Mid Grade Cows:             $98.00 to $110.00
Low Grade Cows:              $87.00 to $97.00
Heiferette Types:          $110.00 to $120.00
Feeding Heiferettes:       $130.00 to $160.00
No 1 Slaughter Bulls:      $137.00 to $155.50
No 2 Slaughter Bulls:      $120.00 to $136.00

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We sold 5,699 cattle this past Thursday, February 5th, 2015 compared to last week steers and heifers
 sold steady with some value enhanced All Natural & NHTC cattle selling as much as $5.00 to $7.00 higher.
 Buyers being very selective as to the flesh and condition offered.

Good to Choice Steers:
450 to 550 lbs: $280.00 to $312.00
550 to 600 lbs: $255.00 to $275.50
600 to 650 lbs: $240.00 to $260.00
650 to 700 lbs: $225.00 to $246.00
700 to 750 lbs: $215.00 to $236.50
750 to 800 lbs: $205.00 to $226.00
800 to 850 lbs: $197.00 to $207.50
850 to 900 lbs: $190.00 to $214.25
900 to 975 lbs: $180.00 to $185.00

Good to Choice Heifers:
450 to 500 lbs: $256.00 to $262.00
500 to 550 lbs: $244.00 to $273.00
550 to 600 lbs: $228.00 to $258.50
600 to 650 lbs: $218.50 to $236.00
650 to 700 lbs: $207.00 to $237.00
700 to 750 lbs: $201.00 to $212.00
750 to 800 lbs: $186.00 to $225.00
800 to 850 lbs: $180.00 to $194.00
850 to 900 lbs: $176.00 to $182.75
900 to 950 lbs: $172.00 to $177.50

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We sold 4,474 cattle this past week in two sales. Wednesday, January 28, 2015
 305 Butcher & Feeding Cows & Bulls, followed by 4,169 Stocker & Feeders on
Thursday, January 29, 2015. In comparison to last week most classes sold $3.00
to $13.00 lower with the exception of 550 to 725 lb heifers selling steady to $3.00
higher. Buyer interest was good on all classes.

Good to Choice Steers:
400 to 450 lbs: $310.00 to $347.00
450 to 500 lbs: $300.00 to $318.00
500 to 550 lbs: $290.00 to $310.50
550 to 600 lbs: $280.00 to $290.00
600 to 650 lbs: $246.00 to $260.00
650 to 700 lbs: $220.00 to $256.00
700 to 750 lbs: $215.00 to $227.00
750 to 800 lbs: $205.00 to $216.50
800 to 850 lbs: $200.00 to $208.00
850 to 900 lbs: $195.00 to $207.25
900 to 950 lbs: $190.00 to $197.50

Good to Choice Heifers:
400 to 450 lbs: $275.00 to $283.00
450 to 500 lbs: $260.00 to $275.00
500 to 550 lbs: $240.00 to $266.00
550 to 600 lbs: $225.00 to $256.00
600 to 650 lbs: $224.00 to $234.00
650 to 700 lbs: $202.00 to $217.00
700 to 750 lbs: $195.00 to $210.00
750 to 800 lbs: $193.00 to $194.00
800 to 850 lbs: $180.00 to $193.50
Replacement Quality Heifers:
700 to 775 lbs: $217.00 to $259.00

Butcher & Feeding Cows & Bulls:
Utility & Commercial Cows:  $95.00 to $102.00
High Cutter Cows:           $97.00 to $108.00
Mid Grade Cows:              $90.00 to $95.00
Low Grade Cows:              $85.00 to $90.00
Feeding Cows & Heiferette Types: $97.00 to $110.00
Young Feeding Heiferettes: $140.00 to $170.00
No 1 Slaughter Bulls:      $130.00 to $141.00
No 2 Slaughter Bulls:      $115.00 to $125.00