Empire Livestock Yearling Board Sale Results

All cattle were vaccinated and wormed with many qualifying as All Natural with affidavits. Cattle graded by a certified USDA Livestock Grader and sold via board sale with video representation.  Cattle were sold on estimated weights. Actual weights are adjusted with a 2 percent pencil shrink. A price slide of 4 cent is applied for cattle averaging 25-50 lbs heavier than the estimate, and a 6 cent slide for weights 50 lbs or more over the estimated weight. All prices are per hundred weight FOB Current Delivery. Supply included: 100% Feeder Cattle (16% Steers, 84% Heifers). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 95%.

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Additional NYS cattle auction prices can be found at: https://www.ams.usda.gov/market-news/feeder-and-replacement-cattle-auctions#NewYork.

(Funds to support the NYS Market News program come from New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets project “Stocker cattle: Using underutilized grasslands to improve economic viability of the Southern Tier while providing viable careers for beginning farmers.”).