Market Reports

As of April 21, 2017

Butcher cows traded fully steady this week with top end cows trade up to $107. Bulls traded fully steady to $2 higher with top bulls up to $126. Feeder cattle traded very aggressively again this week on all classes. Good grass types continue to trade with excellent demand. Most classes of feeders traded $4-5 higher than before Easter break. Holstein feeders were $10-15 higher this week. 3-500 lb holst steers $150-165....500-700 at $135-152....800-1000 at $128-138 and holst steers over 1000lbs $120-128.

Next week will be a special replacement quality heifer sale.

 

 

A REMINDER TO PRODUCERS TO GET YOUR PREMISE ID NUMBERS FROM THE GOVERNMENT. THIS IS GOING TO BECOME MANDATORY IN 2018. ALL PRODUCERS WILL NEED TO FILL OUT MANIFESTS WHENEVER THEY TRANSPORT CATTLE FROM HOME TO EITHER AUCTION MARTS OR PASTURES. THESE MANIFESTS WILL HAVE TO INCLUDE YOUR PREMISE ID NUMBERS AS PART OF THE NEW NATIONAL TRACIBILITY PROGRAM.

Please contact: Manitobe Premise ID Program-204-945-7684 or email tracability@gov.mb.ca

You can also vist their website www.manitoba.ca/agriculture/pid

Slaughter Cattle 220
Feeder Cattle 1720
Other 0
Total Head Count 1940

 

Producers that leave their calves intact until spring will always be discounted for cattle that appear coarse headed or having heavy tassles that will indicate they are stags or improperly castrated. IF THEY LOOK BULLY HEADED THEY WILL BE DISCOUNTED!! CASTRATE EARLY AND PROPERLY TO AVOID BEING DISCOUNTED!!

If there is any doubt or question on how to do it properly then please contact us and we will be happy to help!!

 *****IF YOU HAVE CATTLE THAT YOU FEEL MIGHT BE QUESTIONABLE FOR TRANSPORT PLEASE CHECK THE CFIA WEBSITE FOR AN UPDATE ON WHAT IS PERMISSABLE*****

Slaughter Cattle

Choice Steers & Heifers $---
Select Steers & Heifers $---
Cows - Dry Fed $97-107(111)
Cows - Good Fleshed $88-97
Cows - Lean $75-88
Young Age Verified $95-112(feeder types)
Good Bulls $115-126

Goats

Nannys $180-205
Billys $310-370
Kids $170-205

Lambs & Sheep

Lambs Over 100 lbs. $220-255
Lambs 80 - 100 lbs. $240-275
Lambs 60 - 80 lbs. $260-275
Lambs Under 60 lbs. $280-305
Sheep $110-135

Feeder Cattle

Steers

Over 1000 lbs. $
900 - 1000 lbs. $155-168
800 - 900 lbs. $160-193
700 - 800 lbs. $175-206
600 - 700 lbs. $185-229
500 - 600 lbs. $190-236
400 - 500 lbs. $220-264
under 400 lbs. $235-278

Heifers

Over 1000 lbs. $-----
900 - 1000 lbs. $145-164
800 - 900 lbs. $150-172
700 - 800 lbs. $165-182
600 - 700 lbs. $180-198
500 - 600 lbs. $190-212
400 - 500 lbs. $195-222
under 400 lbs. $200-235
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