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Audio Market Report (posted 1/22/2015 4:53:37 PM)


As of: Friday, January 23, 2015
 
Fed Cattle LOWER -SCROLL TO BOTTOM PAGE FOR UPCOMING SALES
Choice Beef steers and Heifers 135-152
High Yielding Choice & Prime Holstein Steers 130-143
Select and Low Choice Holstein Steers 120-130
Unfinished Steers & Heifers 120 and down
**For more detailed information on direct marketing your fed cattle please contact the market at: 715-687-4101, Rocky Olsen at: 608-434-4037 or Perry Wolff at: 715-966-4850
We market direct fed cattle (grade & yield) Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday each week
 
Cull Cows LOWER
20% sold from 94-101 top mon 117
60% sold from 80-93
20% sold Below 80
DIRECT PRICE C/C COWS Call for price
**For more detailed information on direct marketing your cull cows please contact the market at: 715-687-4101, Rocky Olsen at: 608-434-4037 or Perry Wolff at: 715-966-4850
We market cull cows direct (grade & yield) Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday each week
- Cows going back out for feeding purposes: 105-120
 
Cull Bulls LOWER
Most Bulls 115-129
(thin, full, horned and bulls over a ton discounted) 120 and down
Representative sales on bulls: below
RECENT WEEKS TOP HIGH DOLLAR BULL SALES~ Black Bull 2140# @ 1.40 = $2996
Holstein Bull weighing 1995 @ $1.36 = $2713
 
Calves (sold by the head) STEADY
80% of the Holstein Bull Calves Sold 350-500 TOP 520 Tuesday
Top Quality Holstein Heifer Calves 200-415
Plain Quality Holstein Heifer Calves Below 150
Quality Beef Calves 450-660
Light and Poor Quality Calves 250 and down
Started Holstein Calves 150-290# 350-650 sold wed
 
Feeder Cattle STEADY
(Feeder Cattle Sales each Wednesday at Noon)
Beef Steers under 400 lbs. 235-290
Beef Steers 400 to 600 lbs. 190-265
Beef Steers 600 to 800 lbs. 165-236
Beef Steers over 800 lbs. 165-190
Bred Beef Cows MOST 1500-2200
Beef Heifers under 400 lbs. 210-273
Beef Heifers 400 to 600 lbs. 190-256
Beef Heifers 600 to 800 lbs. 155-225
Beef Heifers over 800 lbs. 145-173
Holstein Steers under 400 lbs. 195-285
Holstein Steers 400 to 600 lbs. 175-230
Holstein Steers 600 to 800 lbs. 145-198
Holstein Steers over 800 lbs. 130-170
FEEDER SALE SUMMARY
1-21-15 feeder cattle auction- 325 hd market steady dispite the falling beef prices excellent buyer support !! market fully steady !! next weeks special stock cow and feeder cattle auction Jan 28 th
 
Dairy Replacement Cattle STEADY
Top Quality Springing Holstein Heifers 1850-2350
Plainer Quality Springing Holstein Heifers 1550-1850
Good Quality Short Bred Heifers 1200-1675
Good Quality Springing and Recently Fresh Cows 1700-2500
Good Bred Back Milking Cows 1600-2300
Plain Quality and Common Cows 1600 AND DOWN
Dehorned and Vaccinated Open Heifers 350-550# 650-1100
Dehorned and Vaccinated Open Heifers 550-750# 750-1225
Dehorned and Vaccinated Open Heifers 750-950# 1000-1300
1-20-15 DAIRY CATTLE 220hd Strong market on better dairy cattle top springing heifers 2000-2350 top cows light test this week last week 1850-2500 holstein opens sold steady-fancy breeding bulls 1750-2100- lower quality cows and hfrs did sell lower
LAST YEARS TOPS FRESH HOLSTEIN COW $ 4100 TOP FRESH JERSEY CROSS COW $ 3600 TOP GUERNSEY COW $ 2450 TOP HOLSTEIN SPRINGING HEIFER $ 3000- TOP JERSEY CROSS SPRINGING HEIFER $ 2250 TOP ARYSHIRE SPRINGING HEIFER $ 2400
 
Hogs
Butchers 52-60
Sows 48-58
Boars 34 & Down
Feeder Pigs NO TEST
30-60 hd
 
Sheep
Finished Market Lambs 140 & Down
Feeder Lambs 150 & Down
Ewes 45 & Down
Bucks 40 & Down
Next Lamb Pool Jan 20
 
DAIRY HERDS FOR SALE
FOR SALE FOR SALE ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
Call representative Rocky Olsen at 608-434-4037
 
SPECIAL SCHEDULED DAIRY SALES - (Dairy Sales Held Each Tuesday @ 11:00 AM)
SPECIAL DAIRY SALES FEATURING HEIFERS EVERY 2ND TUESDAY OF THE MONTH
SPECIAL HEIFER SALES: FEBRUARY 10, MARCH 10
SPECIAL DAIRY SALES: JANUARY 27, FEBRUARY 24, MARCH 24
 
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HAY, STRAW, WOOD, & MISCELLANEOUS FARM ITEM RESULTS
1-20-15- huge hay sale -very large buying crowd -Large Square Hay Bales grass 30-65 With 3rd crop Alfalfa grass 65-90 a bale
Round Hay Bales grass sold $25-$45 with Alfalfa 2nd& 3rd crop hay selling $65-$85 / bale
Large Square Straw Bales sold $ 40-45 bean straw $35-40
Small Straw Bales sold $1.50-$ 2.50
Small Grass Bales sold $ 1.50-$ 2.50 Second and Third Crop selling for $ 3.00-$ 4.00
We Appreciate Everyone who showed up to our Auction Thank you to all of the buyers & sellers!
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DON'T FORGET! Our next Hay, Straw, Wood, & Misc. Farm Item Auction is Tuesday, February 3rd @ 10:00 AM.
LOOKING FOR HAY TO SELL AND HAY BUYERS !!! ****EARLY CONSIGNMENTS BELOW ****
1 Semi Load of 2nd crop large square high quality alfalfa bales
1 Semi Load of 2nd crop large square high quality grass bales
1 Semi Load of 1st crop large square high quality grass bales
30 round bales of millet/soybean baleage
 
SPECIAL SCHEDULED FEEDER CATTLE, BRED BEEF COWS AND BULL SALES (Feeder Sales and Beef Replacement sold each Wednesday @ 11:00 AM)
- - - - - SPECIAL WINTER BRED BEEF COW SALES - - - - - -
JANUARY 28 @ 11:00 AM
FEBRUARY 25 @ 11:00 AM
MARCH 11 @ 11:00 AM
MARCH 25 @ 11:00 AM
- - - SPECIAL FEEDER CATTLE SALES - - -
FEBRUARY 11 @ 11:00 AM
MARCH 18 @ 11:00 AM
 
DUE TO INCREASED VOLUME AND LARGER SALES PLEASE NOTE THE FOLLOWING SCHEDULE CHANGES STARTING IN 2015
MONDAY - Auction will start at 9:00 AM with Overnight Market Cattle, Calves to sell at approximately 10:00 AM
TUESDAY - Dairy Cattle Auction at 11:00 am, ~~~~NEW~~~ WE WILL BE SELLING CALVES ON TUESDAYS!!! To follow immediately after the Dairy Cattle Auction. We will then sell market cattle to finish the day.
WEDNESDAY - Auction will start at 9:00 AM with Market Cattle with Calves at approximately 9:30 AM, Hogs, Sheep and Goats to sell at 10:30 am, FEEDER CATTLE will now sell at: 11:00 AM with, Market Fed Cattle, Cows, Bulls and Baby Calves to follow.
THURSDAY - Auction will start at 11:00 AM with Market Cattle (Cows, Fed Cattle, & Bulls) with Calves at approximately 12:00 PM
***NOTE -If you have any questions feel free to contact the market at: 715-687-4101
 
~~~ NEW ~~~ NOW SELLING BABY CALVES EVERY TUESDAY IMMEDIATELY AFTER THE DAIRY SALE
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NEXT SPECIAL DAIRY CATTLE AUCTION TUESDAY, JANUARY 27TH @ 11AM
SHORT NOTICE DAIRY HERD DISPERSAL-40 Holstein Dairy Cows milked in a flat barn parlor & free-stall adapted. These cows' milk average is 68#s, 150SCC, all A.I. Sired bred Genex. Holstein Bull used for clean up, coming out of Clark County!
5 very high quality Holstein springing heifers due feb-March ai bred and sired -select sires
8 Holstein opens 500-700#
Pending 10 fancy Holstein close up heifers
 
SPECIAL WINTER BRED BEEF COW & FEEDER CATTLE SALE WED, JANUARY 28 @ 11:00 AM
* MOST BRED STOCK COWS ARE PREGNANCY CHECKED ON TUESDAY. COWS CAN BE DELIVERED ANYTIME MONDAY OR TUESDAY, BUT SHOULD BE AT THE MARKET NO LATER THAN 9:00 AM ON WEDNESDAY
9 Black Angus Stock Cows bred to a black bull for spring calving.
10 Angus X cows bred to Angus bull for spring calving
2 Red Angus cross cows 2nd calves bred Angus
6 Black Simmental Cows bred for Spring Calving, and 2 Black Simmental bulls. 2-3 year olds
4 Angus x cows bred Angus spring calving
30 hd Complete Herd Dispersal of BWF, Black, & RWF beef cows bred to a purebred Hereford bull for spring calving. All cows are coming 5 year olds. VACCINATED
**Feeder Consignments!**
45 high quality Angus Steers & Heifers 500-700#s. Longtime weaned and vaccinated 2x
12 Angus strs and Hfrs 550-650# weaned and vac
10 Angus cross strs and Hfrs 600-700#
12 Holstein strs 500-600# vac
10 Angus Hfrs 600-650# vac weaned replacement quality
6 Hol strs 650# vac

Notes:

Dairy sales every Tuesday at 11:00 a.m. Special Dairy Sales As Announced. Questions on dairy auction, call Sales Mgr. Rocky Olsen at 608-434-4037. Feeder cattle sales every Wednesday at 12:00 p.m. Advance consignments are needed for best prices and advertising. Any questions call Equity Stratford at 715-687-4101 or if you would like an on-farm visit, contact the market and we can arrange an on-farm visit! Normal Receiving Hours: Sunday - 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm for overnight, Monday - 6:00 am - 11:00 pm, Tuesday - 6:00 am - 11:00 pm, Wednesday 6:00 am - 11:00 pm, Thursday 6:00 am - 10:00 pm


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