Market reports

MARCH 24, 2020

Total head on offer:  207 fed cattle,  25 veal , 3 bulls, 86 cows,  93 calves

Cattle Prices: 

Fed cattle sold $4-5 lower.  Cull cows sold steady and slightly higher.  Bulls sold strong.  Veal traded steady .  Drop calves sold slightly higher.  Lambs continue to sell very strong.  


Joe Martin, of Chesley, sold 14 head at an avg. weight of 1565 lbs. @ $151.25


Martin Metske, of Lucknow, sold 12 heifers at an avg. weight of 1498 lbs. @ $138.76


Scott Johnston Farms, of Bluevale, sold 30 heifers at an avg. weight of 1428 lbs. @ $140.03


Murray Gordner, of Mitchell, sold 3 heifers at an avg. weight of 1313 lbs. @ $137.75


Williamson Farms, of Lambton Shores, sold 7 head at an avg. weight of 1100 lbs. @ $141.00


Brian O'Hara, of Cayuga, sold 26 head at an avg. weight of 1439 lbs. @ $145.80


David Minielly, of Wyoming, sold 5 heifers at an avg. weight of 1426 lbs. @ $139.25

STEERS

Fancy Steers       150.00 - 160.00

high of 171.00


Choice Steers     140.00 - 145.00


Good Steers        135.00 - 140.00


HEIFERS

Fancy Heifers      150.00 - 155.00

high of 165.00


Choice Heifers     140.00- 145.00


Good Heifers       135.00 - 140.00


VEAL

Good Hol. Veal     120.00 - 133.00


Plain & Heavy Veal 110.00 - 120.00


BULLS

Good Beef Bulls     95.00 - 105.00


Good Hol. Bulls      n/a


COWS

Good Beef Cows    85.00 - 95.00

high of 107.00


Good Hol. Cows      80.00 - 90.00

high of 92.50


D1 & D2 Cows          65.00 - 75.00


D3 & D4 Cows         50.00 - 60.00 


DROP CALVES

Choice Drop Calves

175.00 - 250.00

high of 475.00


Good Drop Calves 

100.00 - 170.00


Plain & Newborns   

20.00 - 90.00