Special Note: ***Next Monthly Feeder Special Sale is Wednesday, January 22, 2020***
Compared to last month’s feeder special sale, Feeder Cattle under 600 lbs sold steady on a light test. Other Feeder Cattle not tested. Replacement Cattle not tested. Demand was moderate. Supply included: 67% Feeder Cattle (25% Steers, 1% Dairy Steers, 42% Heifers, 32% Bulls); 33% Replacement Cattle (81% Bred Cows, 13% Bred Heifers, 6% Cow-Calf Pairs). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 19%.
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.”).