Crop Information & Alerts

NCDA Market highlights for Monday May 21

At the livestock auction held Thursday at Smithfield a total of 460 cattle and no goats were sold. Slaughter cows were mostly steady to $6.50 higher; bulls were mixed, $4.00 lower to $3.00 higher when compared to the previous sale. 

NCDA Market Highlights for Friday May 18

At the weekly livestock auction held Wednesday at Norwood and North Wilkesboro 910 cattle and 5 goats were sold. Slaughter cattle were mixed, $3.00 lower to $3.00 higher when compared to the previous sale.  Feeder steers were $9.00 to $11.00

NCDA Market Highlights for Thursday May 17

Cattle:  At the livestock auctions held Tuesday in Mount Airy and Shelby a total of 534 cattle and 5 goats were sold.  Compared to last week, slaughter cows were mostly 1.00 lower; while bulls were 1.00 to 4.00 higher.  Feeder

NCDA Market Highlights for Wednesday May 16

At the two weekly livestock auctions held Monday at Canton and Siler City a total of 443 cattle and 54 goats were sold.  Compared to the previous sales, slaughter cattle were mostly steady to $5.00 lower.  Feeder cattle were mostly

NC Market Highlights for Tuesday May 15

Cattle:  At the livestock auction held Friday in Siler City, a total of 894 cattle, 113 goats, and 59 sheep were sold.  Compared to last week, slaughter cows were steady to 1.00 higher; while bulls were 1.00 to 2.00 lower. 

NC Market Highlights for Monday May 14

At the livestock auction held Thursday at Smithfield a total of 595 cattle and no goats were sold. Slaughter cows were mostly $2.00 to $5.00 lower; bulls were mixed $2.00 lower to $3.00 higher when compared to the previous sale. 

NC Market Highlights for Friday May 11

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Cattle:  At the livestock auctions held Tuesday in Mount Airy and Shelby a total of 651 cattle, 16 goats, and 2 sheep were sold.  Compared to last week, slaughter cows were unevenly steady; while bulls were 1.00 higher.  Feeder steers

NC Market Highlights for Thursday May 10

At the 3 weekly livestock auctions held Monday at Canton, Turnersburg, and Siler City a total of 2283 cattle and 44 goats were sold.  Compared to the previous sales, slaughter cows were $1.00 to $6.00 lower; bulls were steady to

NC Market Highlights for Wednesday May 9

Cattle:  At the livestock auction held Friday in Siler City, a total of 906 cattle, 129 goats, and 36 sheep were sold.  Compared to last week, slaughter cows were steady and bulls were 2.00 to 4.00 higher.  Feeder steers were

NC Market Highlights for Tuesday May 8

At the livestock auction held Thursday at Smithfield a total of 551 cattle and no goats were sold. Slaughter cows were mostly steady to $3.00 higher; bulls were $1.00 to $2.00 lower when compared to the previous sale.   Feeder steers