March 19th – Brussels Livestock Weekly Report

Total Receipts, 1551 cattle 458 lambs & goats

Summary Tuesday Fed cattle traded on a very strong market at steady prices. Choice strs & hfrs $147.00-151.00 with a high of $164.00, second cut $143.00-147.00 Cows sold on a strong active trade at higher prices.
Thursday Hol veal traded at steady prices while beef veal traded at prices $2-5 higher. Lambs sold on an active market at slightly higher prices. Sheep sold on an active trade on good demand. Goats sold at steady prices
Friday All classes of cattle sold on an active market at steady prices.
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Steers

Peter Biggelaar of Listowel consigned two steers that averaged 1368 lbs and sold for an average price of 150.23. One blonde steer weighed 1355 lbs and sold to St. Helen`s Meat Packers for 152.50.
Eric Versteeg of Clifford consigned two steers that averaged 1623 lbs and sold for an average price of 151.00. One grey steer weighed 1625 lbs and sold for 152.50.
Todd Konecny of Walkerton consigned four steers that averaged 1456 lbs and sold for an average price of 143.21. Two red steers averaged 1548 lbs and sold to St. Helen`s Meat Packers for 147.00.
Kimberly White of Mount Forest consigned four steers that averaged 1413 lbs and sold for an average price of 146.75. Three bwf steers averaged 1405 lbs and sold for 147.00.

Heifers

Southlore Farms Inc. of Palmerston consigned ten heifers that averaged 1384 lbs and sold for an average price of 149.62. One lim heifer weighed 1460 lbs and sold for 164.00.
Fred Riehl of Gadshill consigned two heifers that averaged 1305 lbs and sold for an average price of 146.82. One lim heifer weighed 1330 lbs and sold to Horizon Meat Packers for 150.50.
Dwayne Dickert of Aton consigned three heifers that averaged 1282 lbs and sold for an average price of 146.36. One blk heifer weighed 1310 lbs and sold to St. Helen`s Meat Packers for 149.00.
Darren Johnston of Bluevale consigned twelve heifers that averaged 1368 lbs and sold for an average price of 146.00. Five blk heifer averaged 1389 lbs and sold for 148.75.
Weswill Holding Inc. of Kippen consigned one lim heifer that weighed 1400 lbs and sold for 148.00.

Cows There were 218 cows on offer
Export Types 80.00 – 104.50 sales to 105.00
Beef 92.00 – 107.50 sales to 108.00
D1 & D2 54.00 – 63.00
D3 45.00 – 52.00
D4 37.00 – 45.00

Alton Century Farms of Lucknow consigned ten cows that averaged 1433 lbs and sold for an average of 100.50. One red cow weighed 1435 lbs and sold for 108.00.
Martin Thomet of Brussels consigned one red cow that weighed 1700 lbs and sold for 107.50.
Bruce McTeer of Paisley consigned two cows that averaged 1648 lbs and sold for an average of 106.18. One char cow weighed 1495 lbs and sold for 107.00

Bulls There were 4 bulls – 78.00 – 114.00

Eli A. Stutzman of Lucknow sold one lim bull that weighed 1855 lbs and sold for 114.00
Paul Hossfeld of Mildmay consigned one brown swiss bull that weighed 1250 lbs and sold for 88.00

Veal There were 235 head of veal on offer
Beef 135.00 – 170.00 sales to 176.00
Good Holsteins 115.00 – 120.00 sales to 125.00
Med Holsteins 105.00 – 110.00
Heavy Holsteins 110.00 – 120.00

Lamar Frey of Listowel consigned eight head that averaged 774 lbs and sold for an average of 157.83. One blk heifer weighed 815 lbs and sold for 172.00.
Lawrence Brubacker of Harriston consigned five veal that averaged 791 lbs and sold for an average of 158.25. Three lim heifers averaged 795 lbs and sold for 165.00.
Joni J. Shetler of Lucknow consigned two head that averaged 743 lbs and sold for an average of 161.85. One exot steer weighed 765 lbs and sold for 173.00.

Lambs
50 – 65 lbs N/A
65- 80 lbs 165.00 – 243.00
80 -95 lbs 168.00 – 198.00
95 -110 lbs 176.00 – 193.00
110 lbs & over 160.00 – 190.00

Sheep 50.00 – 103.00 sales to 115.00

Goats Kidds – 220.00 – 280.00
Nannies – 50.00 – 100.00 All Goat prices are now per lbs
Billies – 125.00 – 175.00

Top 400 – 500 177.00 – 222.00
Quality 500 – 600 158.00 – 219.00
Stocker 600 – 700 150.00 – 212.50
Steers 700 – 800 152.00 – 187.00
800 – 900 142.00 – 181.00
900 – 999 138.00 – 171.00
1000 lbs & over 146.00 – 162.00

Top < 400 179.00 – 205.00
Quality 400 – 500 170.00 – 195.00
Stocker 500 – 600 160.00 – 192.00
Heifers 600 – 700 151.50 – 184.00
700 – 800 146.50 – 165.25
800 – 900 132.00 – 159.75
900 lbs & over 147.50 – 157.25

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