Ogallala Livestock

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MARKET REPORT

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