Crop Information & Alerts

NC Market Highlights for Friday May 4

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At the livestock auction held Tuesday at Shelby a total of 657 were sold.  There were no price comparisons available from the previous week.  Demand and buyer activity were moderate for the moderate offerings.  Quality of cattle was plain to

NC Market Highlights for Thursday May 3

At the 3 weekly livestock auctions held Monday at Canton, Turnersburg, and Siler City a total of 2253 cattle and 49 goats were sold.  Compared to the previous sales, slaughter cows were unevenly steady; bulls were steady to $2.00 lower. 

NC Market Highlights for Wednesday May 2

Cattle:  At the livestock auction held Friday in Siler City, a total of 705 cattle, 86 goats, and 6 sheep were sold.  Compared to last week, slaughter cows were mostly steady to 1.00 lower; bulls were mixed, 4.00 lower to

NC Market Highlights for Tuesday May 1

At the livestock auction held Thursday at Smithfield a total of 611 cattle and 1 goat were sold. Slaughter cows were mostly steady to $7.00 lower; bulls were mixed, $1.00 lower to $5.00 higher when compared to the previous sale. 

NC Market Highlights for Monday April 30

At the weekly livestock auction held Wednesday at Norwood 649 cattle and no goats were sold. Slaughter cows were mostly steady to $6.00 lower; bulls were $1.00 to $6.00 lower when compared to the previous sales.  Feeder steers were mixed

NC Market Highlights for Friday April 27

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Cattle:  At the livestock auctions held Tuesday in Mount Airy a total of 69 cattle, 1 goats, and 3 sheep were sold.  Compared to last week, slaughter cows were mostly 2.00 to 2.50 higher; and bulls were 4.50 to 6.25

NC Market Highlights for Monday April 23

At the weekly livestock auction held Wednesday at Norwood 845 cattle and 1 goat were sold. Slaughter cows were mostly steady to $4.00 higher; bulls were mostly steady to $2.00 higher when compared to the previous sales.  Feeder steers were

NC Market Highlights for Friday April 20

Cattle:  At the livestock auctions held Tuesday in Mount Airy and Shelby a total of 710 cattle, 43 goats, and 19 sheep were sold.  Compared to last week, breaking type slaughter cows were mixed, 3.50 lower to 5.00 higher; boning

NC Market Highlights for Wednesday April 18

Cattle:  At the livestock auction held Friday in Siler City, a total of 1,261 cattle, 61 goats, and 45 sheep were sold.  Compared to last week, slaughter cows were 2.00 higher; while bulls were mixed, 5.00 lower to 2.00 higher. 

NC Market Highlights for Tuesday April 17

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At the livestock auction held Thursday at Smithfield a total of 755 cattle and no goats were sold. Slaughter cows were $1.00 to $8.00 lower; bulls were mostly $2.00 to $6.00 higher when compared to the previous sale.   Feeder steers