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MARKET REPORT

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 12, 2015

Butcher & Feeding Cows & Bulls
Breaker & Boner Cows:                   $100.00 to $112.00
High Cutter Cows:                       $117.00 to $130.00
Mid Grade Cows:                         $107.00 to $115.00
Feeding Cows:                           $105.00 to $114.00
Heiferette Types:                       $117.00 to $132.00
No 1 Slaughter Bulls:                   $135.00 to $143.00
No 2 Slaughter Bulls:                   $122.00 to $134.00

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We sold 708 cattle this past Wednesday, June 17, 2015.  A large run of butcher & feeding cows
and bulls were sold with a limited offering of all the other classes.  Be sure and check out next
weeks ad as we have another big week scheduled.  Consignors be sure & note no Sale
July 1st and July 8th.

Butcher & Feeding Cows & Bulls
Breaker Cows:                           $100.00 to $112.00
Boner Cows:                             $107.00 to $115.00
High Yielding Lean Cows:                $112.00 to $117.50
Mid Grade Cows:                         $100.00 to $107.00
Low Grade Cows:                         $ 90.00 to $100.00
Heiferette Types:                       $115.00 to $120.00
Feeding & Rebreed Heifers:              $170.00 to $210.00
No 1 Slaughter Bulls:                   $140.00 to $162.00
No 2 Slaughter Bulls:                   $130.00 to $139.00

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We sold 1,595 cattle this past Wednesday, June 10th 2015. This sale featured all classes.
Market trend was steady to $3 lower.

First Calf Heifer & Cow/Calf Pairs Recap:
1st Calf Heifer Pairs:              $3,000.00 to $3,500.00
3 - 6 yr old Cow/Calf Pairs:        $3,000.00 to $3,575.00
Solid Mouth Cow/Calf Pairs:         $2,800.00 to $3,375.00
Short & Spread & BM Cow/Calf Pairs: $2,400.00 to $3,200.00
Butcher & Feeding Cows & Bulls
Breaker & Boner Cows:                   $105.00 to $112.00
High Yielding Lean Cows:                $112.00 to $120.00
Mid Grade Cows:                         $102.00 to $110.00
Low Grade Cows:                          $90.00 to $100.00
Heiferette Types:                       $115.00 to $130.00
Feeding & Rebreed Heifers:              $150.00 to $210.00
No 1 Slaughter Bulls:                   $140.00 to $152.00
No 2 Slaughter Bulls:                   $130.00 to $140.00

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We sold 4,428 cattle this week in two sales: Wednesday June 3rd 2015 we sold 998 head consisting of
Cow/Calf Pairs and Butcher & Feeding Cows & Bulls. Followed by 3,430 Stocker & Feeder Cattle on
Thursday June 4th 2015. This was our 8th Annual Barbecue Sale with featured an outstanding offering
of cattle as well as a large crowd of buyers from several states. No Feeder sales to compare to far as a
market comparison. But have to say that all classes sold extremely Higher from any sales these past
couple of weeks.

Good to Choice Steers:
400 to 450: $320.00 to $345.00
450 to 500: $315.00 to $327.50
500 to 550: $291.00 to $309.00
550 to 600: $290.00 to $301.00
600 to 650: $259.00 to $272.00
650 to 700: $240.00 to $260.25
700 to 750: $235.00 to $261.00
750 to 800: $222.00 to $231.00
800 to 850: $211.00 to $227.75
850 to 900: $210.00 to $222.50
900 to 950: $201.50 to $216.00
950 to 1000: $200.00 to $205.75

Good to Choice Heifers:
400 to 450: $300.00 to $326.00
450 to 500: $279.00 to $298.00
500 to 550: $267.00 to $289.00
550 to 600: $255.00 to $273.00
600 to 650: $243.00 to $272.00
650 to 700: $225.00 to $244.00
700 to 750: $208.00 to $228.00
750 to 800: $205.00 to $224.50
800 to 850: $195.00 to $208.00
850 to 900: $193.00 to $198.50
900 to 950: $190.00 to $194.00

Butcher & Feeding Cows & Bulls
Market Trend
$2.00 to $3.00 lower

Breaker & Boner Cows:                 $102.00 to $115.00
High Yielding Cows:                   $115.00 to $132.00
Mid Grade Cows:                       $107.00 to $114.00
Low Grade Cows:                        $97.50 to $106.00
Heiferette Types:                     $120.00 to $140.00
Feeding Heiferettes & Rebreed Heifers:$180.00 to $210.00
No 1 Slaughter Bulls:                 $140.00 to $157.50
No 2 Slaughter Bulls:                 $130.00 to $139.00


Cow/Calf Pairs & First Calf Heifer Pairs

Market Trend
Steady on all classes

1st Calf Heifer Pairs:          $3,000.00 to $3,575.00
3 to 6 year old Cow/Calf Pairs: $3,000.00 to $3,475.00
SM Cow/Calf Pairs:              $2,800.00 to $3,250.00
S&S & BM Cow/Calf Pairs:        $2,200.00 to $3,125.00

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We sold 690 Cattle of all classes. About 650 head of this count was Butcher & Feeding Cows & Bulls,
which sold $3.00 to $5.00 higher than the previous week. Limited test on all other classes as next week
is our Annual Barbecue Stock & Feeder Sale, as well as Cow/Calf Pairs scheduled for the next two weeks
June 3rd and June 10th.

Butcher & Feeding Cows & Bulls
Breaker & Boner Cows:      $110.00 to $120.00
High Yielding Lean Cows:   $120.00 to $132.00
Mid Grade Lean Cows:       $110.00 to $119.00
Low Grade Cows:            $100.00 to $109.00
Heiferette Types:          $120.00 to $135.00
Feeding & Rebreed Heifers: $140.00 to $208.00
No 1 Slaughter Bulls:      $145.00 to $163.50
No 2 Slaughter Bulls:      $131.00 to $144.00

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We sold 1,184 cattle this past Wednesday, May 13th 2015. Of this total number 500 head were butcher & feeding cows & bulls, with Balance of Receipts consisting of 1st Calf Heifers Pairs, Cow/Calf Pairs, Bred Cows & Stocker & Feeders. The Pair Market was steady in comparison to last week. Moderate to good buyer demand. Next week we will again offer over 600 pairs. The quality will be outstanding from start to finish so if you are in the market for high quality pairs, plan to be here next week.

Price Range for Pairs:
1st Calf Heifer Pairs:      $2,900.00 to $3,400.00
3 to 6 yr old Pairs:        $2,900.00 to $3,300.00
|Solid Mouth Pairs:           $2,600.00 to $2,900.00
Short & Broken Mouth Pairs: $2,000.00 to $2,500.00

Butcher & Feeding Cows & Bulls
Breaker & Boner Cows:      $105.00 to $115.00
High Yielding Lean Cows:   $115.00 to $126.00
Mid Grade Lean Cows:       $107.00 to $114.00
Low Grade Cows:             $95.00 to $106.00
Heiferette Types:          $120.00 to $135.00
Feeding & Rebreed Heifers: $140.00 to $189.00
No 1 Slaughter Bulls:      $140.00 to $158.00
No 2 Slaughter Bulls:      $130.00 to $139.00

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We sold 1,479 cattle this past Wednesday May 6th 2015. This sale consisted of all classes,
of which we featured around 350 1st Calf Heifer & Cow/Calf Pairs. In comparison to last
week 1st Calf Heifer Pairs were $150.00 to $200.00 lower, young 3 to 6 year old pairs were
about the same lower, SM pairs sold steady as well as the Short Term Pairs. Buyers’ interest
was not as good this week. It is very un-predictable as to the amount of buyer interest each
week. Already, for next we have over 400 pairs consigned, make plans now if you have an
interest in any of the pairs.

Market Trends:
1st Calf Heifer Pairs: $2,900.00 to $3,300.00
3 to 6 yr old Pairs:   $3,000.00 to $3,385.00
Solid Mouth Pairs:     $2,600.00 to $2,900.00
Short Term Pairs:      $1,900.00 to $2,650.00

~Butcher & Feeding Cows, Bulls & Heifirettes~

The market was $3.00 to $5.00 higher led by a strong demand for Feeder cows,
high yielding slaughter Cows & Bulls were $2.00 to $4.00 higher.
Receipts were over 600 head again this week.

Butcher & Feeding Cows & Bulls
Breaker & Boner Cows:      $110.00 to $115.00
High Yielding Lean Cows:    120.00 to $130.00
Mid Grade Lean Cows:       $110.00 to $119.00
Low Grade Cows:            $107.00 to $110.00
Feeding Cows:              $112.00 to $120.00
Heiferette Types:          $120.00 to $135.00
Feeding & Rebreed Heifers: $160.00 to $204.00
No 1 Slaughter Bulls:      $140.00 to $160.00
No 2 Slaughter Bulls:     $130.00 to $140.00
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On Wednesday April 29th, 2015 we sold 1,440 cattle. This sale featured a large run at
First Calf Heifer Pairs, Cow Calf Pairs & Summer & Fall Calving Stock Cows. All in
conjunction with a large run of Butcher & Feeding Cows & Bulls. A full house of buyers
were here to fill their pastures for the summer since the rains that have covered a wide
spread area it has sure increased the demand for pairs. In comparison to two weeks ago
a lot of these young pairs sold $100 to $200 higher.

1st Calf Heifer Pairs:     $2,875.00 to $3,800.00
3 to 6 yr old Pairs:  Not enough to quote a trend
Solid Mouth Pairs:         $2,400.00 to $2,800.00
Short & Spread Pairs:      $2,000.00 to $2,525.00
Broken Mouth Pairs:        $1,800.00 to $2,400.00

Butcher & Feeding Cows & Bulls
Breaker & Boner Cows:      $102.00 to $115.00
High Cutter Cows:          $115.00 to $124.00
Mid Grade Cows:            $107.00 to $114.00
Low Grade Cows:             $97.00 to $106.00
Heiferette Types:          $115.00 to $140.00
Feeding & Rebreed Heifers: $160.00 to $197.00
No 1 Slaughter Bulls:      $140.00 to $156.50
No 2 Slaughter Bulls:      $125.00 to $135.00

On Thursday April 30th, 2015 we sold 3,435 Stocker & Feeders.

Good to Choice Steers:
300 to 350 lbs: $363.00 to $387.50
350 to 400 lbs: $350.00 to $360.00
400 to 450 lbs: $330.00 to $349.00
450 to 500 lbs: $304.00 to $330.00
500 to 550 lbs: $300.00 to $311.00
550 to 600 lbs: $278.00 to $285.50
600 to 650 lbs: $251.00 to $268.00
650 to 700 lbs: $251.00 to $260.00
700 to 750 lbs: $230.00 to $250.50
750 to 800 lbs: $230.25
800 to 850 lbs: $203.50 to $207.50
850 to 900 lbs: $198.00 to $206.50
900 to 950 lbs: $200.50 to $202.00

Good to Choice Heifers:
350 to 400 lbs: $312.00 to $330.00
400 to 450 lbs: $281.00 to $291.00
450 to 500 lbs: $272.50 to $289.50
500 to 550 lbs: $259.00 to $276.00
550 to 600 lbs: $240.00 to $262.00
600 to 650 lbs: $218.00 to $237.00
650 to 700 lbs: $220.50 to $226.00
700 to 750 lbs: $213.00 to $216.00
750 to 800 lbs: $187.50 to $206.00

800 to 850 lbs: $182.50 to $195.50
850 to 900 lbs: $185.50 to $191.25

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We sold 5,074 cattle this past week. On Wednesday April 15th, 2015 receipts of 982 head
consisting of Butcher and Feeding cows and bulls, cow/calf pairs and bred heifers and
cows. We were back the following day, Thursday April 16th 2015 with 4,092 stocker and
feeders. Steers and heifers under 700 pounds sold $5.00 to $10.00 higher in comparison
to 2 weeks ago. Steers weighing 700 to 900 pounds were steady to $5.00 lower. Feeding
heifers sold steady to $4.00 higher.

Good to Choice Steers:
300 to 400 lbs: $340.00 to $412.00
400 to 450 lbs: $321.00 to $345.00
450 to 500 lbs: $315.00 to $338.00
500 to 550 lbs: $285.00 to $315.50
550 to 600 lbs: $280.00 to $294.00
600 to 650 lbs: $250.00 to $291.00
650 to 700 lbs: $248.00 to $272.00
700 to 750 lbs: $228.00 to $237.00
750 to 800 lbs: $215.50 to $230.50
800 to 850 lbs: $214.00 to $224.50
850 to 900 lbs: $207.50 to $213.00
900 to 950 lbs: $197.00 to $205.25

Good to Choice Heifers:
300 to 400 lbs: $310.00 to $337.50
400 to 450 lbs: $305.00 to $323.00
450 to 500 lbs: $280.00 to $300.00
500 to 550 lbs: $250.00 to $280.00
550 to 600 lbs: $240.00 to $261.00
600 to 650 lbs: $234.00 to $255.00
650 to 700 lbs: $224.00 to $250.50
700 to 750 lbs: $208.00 to $223.00
750 to 800 lbs: $206.00 to $213.00
800 to 850 lbs: $195.00 to $200.00
850 to 900 lbs: $190.00 to $199.00
900 to 950 lbs: $185.00 to $190.50

Butcher & Feeding Cows & Bulls:
Breaker and Boner Cows:    $107.00 to $115.00

High Cutter Cows:              $111.00 to $122.00
Mid Grade Cows:                $100.00 to $107.00
Low Grade Cows:                 $90.00 to $100.00
Feeding Cows:                  $109.00 to $120.00
Heiferette Types:              $115.00 to $126.00
Feeding & Re-Bred Heiferettes: $130.00 to $187.00
No 1 Slaughter Bulls:          $130.00 to $150.50
No 2 Slaughter Bulls:          $120.00 to $130.00

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We sold 2,511 cattle this past Wednesday, April 8th, 2015 featuring Cow/Calf Pairs,
First Calf Heifer Pairs, and both Spring & Fall Calving Stock Cows. As far as a
market trend we have nothing to compare to as this was our first sale this spring of
which all these classes were offered. We had a very large crowd and felt we had
plenty of buyers. Below I will give a price spread for what all classes brought.

1st Calf Heifer Pairs:
Bigger Heifers in good condition & calves 150 to 200 lbs: $3,300.00 to $3,600.00
Smaller Heifers with less condition & calves 115 to 150 lbs: $2,825.00 to $3,250.00
3 & 4 yr old Stock Cows with calves 140 to 240 lbs: $3,300.00 to $3,700.00
5& 6 yr old Stock Cows with calves 140 to 240 lbs: $2,900.00 to $3,600.00
Solid Mouth Stock Cows with calves 150 to 260 lbs: $2,600.00 to $3,500.00
Short Term Stock Cows with calves 150 to 200 lbs: 2,200.00 to $2,800.00
1st Calf Heifers May & June Calving:                $2,200.00 to $2,750.00
3 & 4 yr old Stock Cows May & June Calving:         $2,200.00 to $2,800.00
5 & 6 yr old Stock Cows May & June Calving:         $2,200.00 to $2,750.00
Solid Mouth Stock Cows May & June Calving:          $1,850.00 to $2,100.00
1st Calf Heifers for Fall Calving:                  $2,000.00 to $2,175.00
3 & 4 yr old Fall Calving Stock Cows:               $1,950.00 to $2,700.00
5 & 6 yr old Fall Calving Stock Cows:               $1,900.00 to $2,450.00
Solid Mouth Fall Calving Stock Cows:                $1,650.00 to $2,100.00

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We sold 5,012 cattle this past week. On Wednesday, April 1st, 2015 receipts of 514 Butcher &
Feeding Cows & Bulls. Followed by 4,498 Stocker & Feeder cattle on Thursday, April 2nd, 2015.
The Stocker & Feeder market in comparison to two weeks ago was mixed, both steers and heifers
under 600 lbs were $5.00 to $8.00 lower but keep in mind that these were mostly unweaned fall
calves coming off cows. Both yearling steers and heifers of all weight classes sold $4.00 to $11.00 higher.

Good to Choice Steers:
400 to 449 lbs: $320.00 to $336.00
450 to 499 lbs: $300.00 to $328.00
500 to 549 lbs: $260.00 to $293.00
550 to 599 lbs: $260.00 to $285.00
600 to 649 lbs: $255.00 to $275.00
650 to 699 lbs: $253.00 to $269.00
700 to 749 lbs: $220.00 to $242.00
750 to 799 lbs: $220.00 to $240.00
800 to 849 lbs: $213.00 to $223.00
850 to 899 lbs: $210.00 to $213.75
900 to 949 lbs: $195.00 to $209.25

Good to Choice Heifers:
400 to 449 lbs: $292.00 to $312.50
450 to 499 lbs: $263.00 to $291.00
500 to 549 lbs: $241.00 to $263.00
550 to 599 lbs: $236.50 to $257.50
600 to 649 lbs: $226.00 to $250.00
650 to 699 lbs: $215.00 to $224.00
700 to 749 lbs: $210.00 to $226.00
750 to 799 lbs: $190.00 to $205.00
800 to 849 lbs: $187.00 to $196.50
850 to 899 lbs: $185.00 to $192.75
900 to 949 lbs: $177.00 to $183.50

Butcher Cows & Bulls:
Breaker & Boner Cows: $105.00 to $116.00
High Dressing Lean Cows: $110.00 to $127.50
Mid Grade Cows: $102.00 to $110.00
Feed Cows: $108.00 to $120.00
Heiferettes Types: $120.00 to $130.00
Feeding & Rebreed Heiferettes: $140.00 to $170.00
No 1 Slaughter Bulls: $135.00 to $153.00
No 2 Slaughter Bulls: $120.00 to $134.00
Feeding Bulls: $140.00 to $180.00

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Receipts: Wednesday, March 25th, 2015

441 Head of Butcher & Feeding Cows & Bulls
Breaking & Boning Cows:    $104.00 to $112.50
High Yielding Lean Cows:   $110.00 to $124.00
Mid Grade Cows:            $102.00 to $109.00
Low Grade Cows:             $90.00 to $100.00
Heiferette Types:          $112.00 to $120.00
Feeder & Re-Breed Heifers: $130.00 to $176.00
No 1 Slaughter Bulls:      $135.00 to $150.00
No 2 Slaughter Bulls:      $120.00 to $134.00
Feeding & Changing Bulls:
     $140.00 to $170.00

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Receipts: Wednesday, March 25th, 2015

441 Head of Butcher & Feeding Cows & Bulls
Breaking & Boning Cows:    $104.00 to $112.50
High Yielding Lean Cows:   $110.00 to $124.00
Mid Grade Cows:            $102.00 to $109.00
Low Grade Cows:             $90.00 to $100.00
Heiferette Types:          $112.00 to $120.00
Feeder & Re-Breed Heifers: $130.00 to $176.00
No 1 Slaughter Bulls:      $135.00 to $150.00
No 2 Slaughter Bulls:      $120.00 to $134.00
Feeding & Changing Bulls:  $140.00 to $170.00

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We sold 5,821 cattle this past week in two sales. 516 head of Butcher & Feeding Cows on
 Wednesday, March 18, 2015, followed by 5,305 Stocker & Feeders on Thursday,
March 19, 2015. This sale featured an outstanding set of both grass and feedlot
replacements. Most all classes were steady to as much as $9.00 higher. Strong buyer
 demand from start to finish.

Good to Choice Steers:
400 to 450 lbs: $320.00 to $348.00
450 to 500 lbs: $300.00 to $315.00
500 to 550 lbs: $280.00 to $298.00
550 to 600 lbs: $274.00 to $287.00
600 to 650 lbs: $259.00 to $278.00
650 to 700 lbs: $241.00 to $264.00
700 to 750 lbs: $225.00 to $243.50
750 to 800 lbs: $217.00 to $226.00
800 to 850 lbs: $208.00 to $219.50
850 to 900 lbs: $198.00 to $207.50
900 to 950 lbs: $198.00 to $202.75
950 to 1000 lbs: $180.00 to $186.00

Good to Choice Heifers:
400 to 450 lbs: $295.00 to $318.00
450 to 500 lbs: $272.00 to $292.00
500 to 550 lbs: $259.00 to $274.50
550 to 600 lbs: $241.00 to $264.00
600 to 650 lbs: $234.00 to $257.50
650 to 700 lbs: $215.00 to $230.50
700 to 750 lbs: $200.00 to $238.00
750 to 800 lbs: $200.00 to $220.00
800 to 850 lbs: $180.00 to $220.00
850 to 900 lbs: $173.00 to $180.00

Butcher & Feeding Cows & Bulls:
Utility & Commercial Cows: $105.00 to $115.00
High Cutter Cows:          $110.00 to $123.00
Mid Grade Cows:            $100.00 to $107.00
Low Grade Cows:             $90.00 to $100.00
Heiferette Types:          $115.00 to $130.00
Feeding Heiferettes:       $140.00 to $170.00
No 1 Slaughter Bulls:      $130.00 to $140.00
No 2 Slaughter Bulls:      $120.00 to $130.00

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MARCH 11, 2015

RECEIPTS: 1,438 HEAD
Cow Calf Pairs: $3000.00 to $3,150.00 (Limited Test)
1st Calf Heifers for April & May Calving: $2,500.00 to $3,000.00
3 to 6 yr old Stockcows for March & April Calving: $2,700.00 to $3,000.00
Solid Mouth Stockcows for March & April Calving: $2,400.00 to $2,675.00
Short Term Stockcows for March & April Calving: $1,475.00 to $2,200.00

BUTCHER & FEEDING COWS & BULLS:
Breaker & Boner Cows: $108.00 to $117.00
High Cutter Cows:     $115.00 to $129.50
Mid Grade Cows:       $105.00 to $110.00
Low Grade Cows:        $90.00 to $104.00
Heiferettes:          $120.00 to $160.00
No 1 Slaughter Bulls: $140.00 to $160.00
No 2 Slaughter Bulls: $120.00 to $135.00