April 15 – Brussels Livestock Weekly Report

Total Receipts, 2471 cattle 2382 lambs & goats
Summary Tuesday Fed cattle sold on a strong active trade at steady prices. Choice strs & hfrs $149.00-153.00 with a high of $166.75, second cut $145.00-148.00 Cows sold on a strong market at steady prices.
Thursday All classes of veal traded $2-$3 lower.
Lambs sold on a good active trade at higher prices. Sheep sold barely steady. Kid goats sold on a very strong market due to the holiday.
Friday All classes of cattle traded on a strong active trade at steady prices with choice cattle bringing a premium.

Steers

K/C McAlpine Farm of Ailsa Craig consigned one char str that weighed 1555 lbs and sold to Horizon Meat Packers for 156.50.
Andrew Campbell of Belgrave consigned one grey str that weighed 1355 lbs and sold to St. Helen`s Meat Packers for 152.00.
Heifers

SWD Farms of Walton consigned five heifers that averaged 1425 lbs and sold for an average price of 156.80. One char hfr weighed 1400 lbs and sold to Horizon Meat Packers for 166.75.
K/C McAlpine Farm of Ailsa Craig consigned three hfrs that averaged 1497 lbs and sold for an average price of 151.42. One char hfr weighed 1615 lbs and sold to Horizon Meat Packers for 155.75.

 

Cows There were 188 cows on offer
Export Types 89.00 – 95.00 sales to 102.00
Beef 103.00 – 106.00 sales to 107.50
D1 & D2 54.00 – 63.00
D3 45.00 – 52.00
D4 37.00 – 45.00

Harold McKee of Harriston consigned one red cow that weighed 1320 lbs and sold for 107.50
John Dix of Markdale consigned one blonde cow that weighed 1455 lbs and sold for 106.50.
Longview Farm of Lucknow consigned one red cow that weighed 1300 lbs and sold for 105.00.

 

Bulls There were 9 bulls – 90.00 – 111.00

Laurie Weppler of Ayton consigned one black bull that weighed 1760 lbs and sold for 108.00.
Triple Gen Holsteins Inc. consigned one simm bull that weighed 2160 lbs and sold for 103.00.

 

 

 

 

 
Veal There were 210 head of veal on offer
Beef 130.00 – 165.00 sales to 182.00
Good Holsteins 100.00 – 110.00 sales to 117.00
Med Holsteins 85.00 – 95.00
Heavy Holsteins 95.00 – 105.00 sales to 110.00

Melvin Shantz of Wallenstein consigned one heifer that weighed 740 lbs and sold for 182.00.
Henry M. Martin of Teeswater consigned two calves that averaged 753 lbs and sold for an average price of 167.97. One limo hfr weighed 730 lbs and sold for 169.00.
Maynard Brubacher of Wallenstein consigned six calves that averaged 756 lbs and sold for an average price of 151.13. One str weighed 730 lbs and sold for 169.00.
Lamar Frey of Listowel consigned eleven calves that averaged 820 lbs and sold for 146.69. One calf weighed 785 lbs and sold for 166.00
Lambs less 50 lbs N/A
50 – 65 lbs 230.00 – 270.00
65- 80 lbs 211.00 – 247.00
80 -95 lbs 183.00 – 215.00
95 -110 lbs 170.00 – 197.00
110 lbs & over 160.00 – 198.00

Sheep 50.00 – 90.00 sales to 100.00 / lb

Goats All Goat prices are now per lbs
Kidds – 200.00 – 400.00
Nannies – 45.00 – 75.00
Billies – 125.00 – 165.00

Top 400 – 500 200.00 – 228.00
Quality 500 – 600 195.00 – 233.50
Stocker 600 – 700 192.00 – 228.00
Steers 700 – 800 174.00 – 197.50
800 – 900 174.75 – 184.75
900 – 999 162.50 – 179.00
1000 lbs & over 141.00 – 165.00

Top < 400 173.00 – 191.00
Quality 400 – 500 187.00 – 215.00
Stocker 500 – 600 173.50 – 204.00
Heifers 600 – 700 175.50 – 191.00
700 – 800 162.50 – 176.00
800 – 900 145.00 – 166.25
900 lbs & over 145.00 – 159.75

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