Apr. 21 – Brussels Livestock Market Report

Total Receipts 2327 cattle & 341 lambs & goats

Summary Tuesday Fed steers and heifers sold barely steady. Fancy strs & hfrs 214.00-219.00 sales to 223.50. Choice strs and hfrs 193.00-198.00. Second cut 189.00-193.00. Cows sold on a good steady trade
Thursday Veal sold actively at steady prices. Lambs sold on an active trade at higher prices. Sheep and goats sold steady.
Friday All classes of cattle sold on a very strong active trade at fully steady prices.

Steers
Chris Smith of Brussels consigned 21 steers that averaged 1640 lbs and sold for an average price of 210.75. One black steer weighed 1585 lbs and sold to Horizon Meat Packers for 223.50.

Dwayne Dickert of Ayton consigned 3 steers that averaged 1445 lbs and sold for an average price of 198.34. One red steer weighed 1455 lbs and sold to St Helens Meat Packers for 199.00.

Heifers
Greg Hackett of Lucknow consigned 9 heifers that averaged 1274 lbs and sold for an average price of 192.00. One red heifer weighed 1395 lbs and sold to Cargill Meat Solutions for 199.50.

George Hinz of Monkton consigned 5 heifers that averaged 1341 lbs and sold for an average price of 190.81. One limo heifer weighed 1410 lbs and sold to Norwich Packers for 198.50.

Cows There were 150 cows on offer
Export Types 123.00 – 130.00 sales to 140.00
Beef 137.00 – 151.00 sales to 163.00
D1 & D2 85.00 – 90.00
D3 75.00 – 85.00
D4 70.00 – 75.00

Paul MacIntyre of Lucknow consigned one limo cow that weighed 1590 lbs and sold for 163.00.
Bulls There were 13 bulls – 127.00-185.00
Enos Martin consigned one bull that weighed 1460 lbs and sold for 185.00.

Veal There were 181 head of veal on offer

Beef 210.00 – 245.00
Good Holsteins 145.00 – 155.00 sales to 185.00
Med Holsteins 130.00 – 140.00
Heavy Holsteins 140.00 – 150.00

Lamar Frey of Listowel consigned ten calves that averaged 856 lbs and sold for an average price of 211.12. One black steer weighed 885 lbs and sold for 245.00.

Amos M Martin of Wallenstein consigned one bwf steer that weighed 775 lbs and sold for 241.00.

Ervin Weber of Listowel consigned five calves that averaged 845 lbs and sold for an average price of 227.81. One simm heifer weighed 795 lbs and sold for 239.00.

Maynard Brubacher of Wallenstein consigned five calves that averaged 894 lbs and sold for an average price of 223.91. One simm heifer weighed 850 lbs and sold for 234.00.

Lambs
50 – 65 lbs 322.00 – 337.00
65 – 80 lbs 306.00 – 325.00
80 – 95 lbs 280.00 – 285.00
95 – 110 lbs 277.00 – 282.00 / lb

Sheep 75.00-125.00 sales to 130.00 / lb

Goats Kidds –250.00 – 300.00 sales to 375.00
Nannies – 50.00 – 110.00
Billies – 150.00 –300.00 / lb

Top under 400 377.00 – 410.00
Quality 400 – 500 345.00 – 375.00
Stocker 500 – 600 315.00 – 355.00
Steers 600 – 700 304.00 – 340.00
700 – 800 284.00 – 301.00
800 – 900 257.00 – 272.00
900 – 1000 239.00 – 256.00
1000 lbs & over 233.00 – 241.00
Top 300 – 400 326.00 – 360.00
Quality 400 – 500 330.00 – 370.00
Stocker 500 – 600 290.00 – 330.00
Heifers 600 – 700 272.00 – 305.00
700 – 800 238.00 – 270.00
800 – 900 226.00 – 234.00
900 lbs & over 216.00 – 224.00

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