Tulsa Livestock Auction, Tulsa, Oklahoma, reported receipts of 3,274 head of cattle selling on Sept. 30, compared to 3,911 head a year ago, according to the USDA-Oklahoma Department of Agriculture Market News, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

In comparison to the previous week, the feeder steers and heifers were selling $2 to $4 higher. A slightly lower undertone was noted on steer and heifer calves. The demand was good. The quality was mostly plain with a few attractive. The slaughter cows were selling $3 higher. The slaughter bulls were selling $4 to $6 higher. A total of 425 cows and bulls was sold with 49% going to packers. The supply included 87% feeder cattle with 43% steers, 36% were heifers and 21% were bulls; 12% was slaughter cattle with 84% cows and 16% were bulls; 1% was replacement cattle with 78% bred cows, 14% were bred heifers and 8% were cow-calf pairs. The feeder cattle supply weighing over 600 pounds was 22%.

Feeder steers: Medium and large frame 1, per hundredweight/actual weight, 30 head, 300 to 344 lbs., 171.00 to 181.00 (176.61); 36 head, 360 to 393 lbs., 168.50 to 178.50 (171.43); 77 head, 405 to 444 lbs., 158.00 to 168.00 (162.62); 85 head, 450 to 497 lbs., 152.50 to 162.50 (158.93); 46 head, 512 to 544 lbs., 150.00 to 160.00 (154.41); 53 head, 568 to 596 lbs., 145.50 to 155.50 (150.40); 58 head, 600 to 638 lbs., 138.50 to 148.50 (143.76); 62 head, 655 to 688 lbs., 139.50 to 149.50 (145.48); 77 head, 705 to 748 lbs., 130.00 to 140.75 (138.84); 41 head, 750 to 780 lbs., 133.00 to 143.00 (136.00). Medium and large frame 1 to 2, 53 head, 419 to 449 lbs., 147.00 to 157.00 (152.15); 67 head, 455 to 498 lbs., 141.00 to 151.00 (146.41); 88 head, 506 to 548 lbs., 139.50 to 149.50 (144.56); 96 head, 550 to 598 lbs., 134.00 to 144.00 (138.88); 54 head, 600 to 644 lbs., 127.00 to 137.00 (133.28); 46 head, 655 to 693 lbs., 128.00 to 138.00 (134.40). Medium and large frame 2, 60 head, 513 to 544 lbs., 129.00 to 139.00 (134.19).

Feeder heifers: Medium and large frame 1, 22 head, 308 to 338 lbs., 156.00 to 166.00 (158.15); 62 head, 355 to 396 lbs., 140.00 to 150.00 (144.95); 63 head, 400 to 449 lbs., 139.50 to 149.00 (143.65); 52 head, 452 to 490 lbs., 140.00 to 150.00 (140.95); 100 head, 500 to 545 lbs., 131.50 to 141.50 (136.20); 77 head, 550 to 593 lbs., 131.00 to 141.25 (137.53); 42 head, 607 to 634 lbs., 128.00 to 138.00 (133.69); 33 head, 652 to 685 lbs., 125.00 to 135.00 (131.55); 40 head, 707 to 719 lbs., 121.50 to 131.50 (125.71). Medium and large frame 1 to 2, 49 head, 300 to 345 lbs., 144.00 to 155.00 (146.81); 34 head, 350 to 385 lbs., 129.00 to 139.00 (132.73); 73 head, 400 to 445 lbs., 128.00 to 138.50 (133.68); 59 head, 450 to 496 lbs., 129.00 to 139.50 (135.49); 25 head, 500 to 543 lbs., 120.00 to 130.00 (125.72); 41 head, 550 to 580 lbs., 120.50 to 130.50 (125.98). Medium and large frame 2, 86 head, 400 to 444 lbs., 117.00 to 127.00 (123.19).

Feeder bulls: Medium and large frame 1, 22 head, 315 to 345 lbs., 171.00 to 181.00 (173.73); 36 head, 360 to 384 lbs., 159.50 to 169.50 (161.99); 58 head, 405 to 448 lbs., 158.00 to 168.00 (164.20); 46 head, 450 to 490 lbs., 145.00 to 155.00 (151.88); 69 head, 501 to 545 lbs., 132.00 to 142.00 (137.72); 58 head, 552 to 596 lbs., 129.00 to 139.00 (136.34); 26 head, 605 to 645 lbs., 126.00 to 136.00 (133.24); 38 head, 656 to 690 lbs., 120.00 to 130.00 (125.29); 26 head, 705 to 740 lbs., 107.50 to 117.50 (113.39). Medium and large frame 1 to 2, 63 head, 415 to 448 lbs., 147.00 to 157.00 (151.24); 62 head, 455 to 498 lbs., 134.00 to 144.00 (139.32).

Slaughter cattle: Cows, Breaker, 75 to 80%, per hundredweight/actual weight, 5 head, 1400 to 1770 lbs., 61.00 to 67.00 (63.80) average dressing; 5 head, 1220 to 1670 lbs., 68.00 to 74.00 (71.31) high; 14 head, 1090 to 1500 lbs., 52.00 to 58.00 (55.67) low. Boner, 80 to 85%, 17 head, 1035 to 1485 lbs., 54.00 to 59.00 (55.97) average; 2 head, 1210 to 1470 lbs., 63.00 to 66.50 (64.92) high; 3 head, 1155 to 1305 lbs., 51.00 to 53.00 (52.04) low; 1 head, 995 lbs., 53.00 low light weight; 1 head, 1010 lbs., 42.00 very low. Lean, 85 to 90%, 19 head, 1015 to 1325 lbs., 57.00 to 62.00 (58.35) average; 10 head, 795 to 990 lbs., 46.00 to 51.00 (49.38) average light weight; 2 head, 1010 to 1260 lbs., 65.00 high; 4 head, 915 to 995 lbs., 54.00 to 55.00 (54.74) high light weight; 61 head, 1015 to 1540 lbs., 51.00 to 56.00 (53.51) low; 9 head, 800 to 974 lbs., 42.00 to 47.00 (44.80) low light weight; 20 head, 1000 to 1380 lbs., 45.00 to 50.00 (47.69) very low; 2 head, 675 to 760 lbs., 40.00 very low light weight. Bulls 1 to 2, 20 head, 1325 to 1840 lbs., 85.00 to 90.00 (85.86) average; 5 head, 1395 to 1955 lbs., 93.00 to 98.00 (95.79) high; 8 head, 1550 to 2145 lbs., 79.00 to 84.00 (82.93) low.

Replacement cattle: Bred cows, medium and large frame 1 to 2, per head/actual weight, 5 to 8 years old, 2nd trimester, 29 head, 1025 to 1770 lbs., 550.00 to 1075.00 (828.57). Bred heifers, medium and large frame 1 to 2, 2 to 4 years old, 2nd trimester, 5 head, 1000 to 1300 lbs., 675.00 to 975.00 (817.51).

Cow-calf pairs: Medium and large frame 1 to 2 with under 150 pounds calf, per family/actual weight, 2 to 8 years old, open, 3 head, 1000 to 1075 lbs., 700.00 to 1025.00 (821.20).

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