Aug. 20 – Brussels Livestock Weekly Report

Total Receipts, 1498 cattle 925 lambs & goats

Summary Tuesday Fed cattle sold on a strong demand at prices under pressure. Choice strs & hfrs $167.00-$172.00 sales to 174.00, second cut $164.00-167.00. Cows sold steady.

Thursday Holstein calves sold $3 – $5 higher and beef calves sold steady. Light lambs sold extremely well. Heavy lambs sold steady. Sheep sold on a good active trade. Goats sold steady.
Friday All classes of cattle sold on a strong active trade at steady prices.
Steers

Terry McCarthy of Dublin consigned twenty-five steers that averaged 1366 lbs and sold for an average price of 165.00. One limo steer weighed 1285 lbs and sold to Horizon Meat Packers for 171.50.
Leonard Black of Proton Station consigned thirteen steers that averaged 1391 lbs and sold for an average price of 167.00. Seven black steers averaged 1455 lbs and sold to Clark Bros Livestock for 169.25.

Heifers

Keith Dunstan of Mildmay consigned two black heifers that averaged 1260 lbs and sold for an average price of 161.00. One black heifer weighed 1310 lbs and sold to Horizon Meat Packers for 174.00.
Lyle Kinsman of Kippen consigned four heifers that averaged 1323 lbs and sold for an average price of 170.00. One black heifer weighed 1285 lbs and sold to Norwich Meat Packers for 172.00.
Cows There were 165 cows on offer
Export Types 80.00 – 108.00 sales to 113.00
Beef 105.00 – 124.00
D1 & D2 70.00 – 82.00
D3 52.00 – 62.00
D4 40.00 – 50.00

Don Wickenheiser of Fullarton consigned one limo cow that weighed 1570 lbs and sold for 124.00.
Ferme Joanie of Quebec consigned one red cow that weighed 1895 lbs and sold for 122.50.
Bulls There were 4 bulls – 102.00-125.00

David Kuepfer of Durham consigned one Holstein bull that weighed 1975 lbs and sold for 125.00.

Veal There were 152 head of veal on offer

Beef 180.00 – 210.00 sales to 227.00
Good Holsteins 145.00 – 155.00 sales to 164.00
Med Holsteins n/a
Heavy Holsteins 125.00 – 135.00

Lawrence Brubacher of Harriston consigned five calves that averaged 850 lbs and sold for an average price of 188.83. One limo heifer weighed 835 lbs and sold for 227.00.
Levi J. B. Martin of Elmira consigned two steers that averaged 750 lbs and sold for an average price of 206.50. One limo steer weighed 750 lbs and sold for 221.00.
Lamar Frey of Listowel consigned seven calves that averaged 863 lbs and sold for an average price of 189.11. One limo heifer weighed 825 lbs and sold for 213.00

Lambs
50 – 65 lbs 180.00 – 270.00
65 – 80 lbs 168.00 – 252.00
80 – 95 lbs 172.00 – 192.00
95 -110 lbs 181.00 – 191.00
110 lbs & over 179.00 – 187.00 / lb

Sheep 60.00-112.00 sales to 127.00 / lb

Goats Kidds – 160.00 – 225.00
Nannies – 70.00 – 120.00
Billies – 150.00 –210.00 / lb

 

Top 400 – 500 260.00 – 325.00
Quality 500 – 600 260.00 – 338.00
Stocker 600 – 700 228.00 – 300.00
Steers 700 – 800 229.00 – 260.00
800 – 900 229.50 – 241.50
900 – 1000 199.00 – 224.00
1000 lbs & over 186.50 – 205.00

Top
Quality 400 – 500 227.00 – 280.00
Stocker 500 – 600 225.00 – 290.00
Heifers 600 – 700 214.00 – 243.50
700 – 800 175.00 – 244.00
800 – 900 191.50 – 224.00
900 lbs & over 188.25 – 205.00

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