The Ft. Pierre Livestock Auction, Fort Pierre, SD, reported receipts totaling 5,804 head Jan. 19, compared to 7,648 head the previous week and 6,560 head one year ago, according to the USDA Market News Service, Sioux Falls, SD.

Compared to the previous sale, feeder calves were steady to $2 higher. The sale was short about 800 head, due to bad roads. Steers made up 55% of the run and heifers 45%. Half of the feeder cattle were over 600 pounds.

Feeder steers: Medium and large frame 1, 413 to 442 lbs., 112.00 to 120.00 (117.98); 464 to 495 lbs., 110.00 to 117.00 (114.11); 521 to 548 lbs., 102.00 to 106.50 (105.56); 500 to 536 lbs., 113.50 to 114.75 (114.22) fancy; 551 to 599 lbs., 103.00 to 107.25 (105.11); 602 to 645 lbs., 97.00 to 102.75 (100.12); 650 to 692 lbs., 92.00 to 98.75 (94.90); 701 to 745 lbs., 87.25 to 93.75 (91.29); 754 to 792 lbs., 85.00 to 90.50 (89.61); 5 head, 800 lbs., 85.00; 20 head, 902 lbs., 83.50. Medium and large frame 1 and 2, 562 to 599 lbs., 99.00 to 101.50 (99.84); 15 head, 732 lbs., 85.25. Medium and large frame 2, 11 head, 596 lbs., (96.00); 631 to 635 lbs., 94.00.

Feeder heifers: Medium and large frame 1, 411 to 447 lbs., 104.75 to 108.50 (106.94); 455 to 493 lbs., 101.25 to 107.00 (105.66); 511 to 534 lbs., 101.00 to 106.50 (104.70); 551 to 586 lbs., 92.00 to 98.75 (96.36); 555 to 566 lbs., 100.25 to 102.50 (100.98) fancy; 600 to 641 lbs., 88.00 to 94.00 (91.50); 666 to 680 lbs., 87.50 to 88.75 (88.10); 703 to 714 lbs., 85.75 to 87.00 (86.17); 10 head, 799 lbs., 84.50; 22 head, 847 lbs., 82.50. Medium and large frame 1 and 2, 520 to 548 lbs., 97.00 to 100.00 (98.20); 558 to 571 lbs., 91.00 to 91.50 (91.23); 622 to 644 lbs., 86.25 to 87.75 (87.16). Medium and large frame 2, 470 to 488 lbs., 97.00 to 97.75 (97.63); 500 to 539 lbs., 95.50 to 96.25 (95.92).

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