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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

NC Market Highlights for Monday April 16

  Cattle:  At the livestock auctions held Wednesday in North Wilkesboro and Norwood, a total of 1,130 cattle were sold.  Compared to last week, slaughter cows were mostly 1.00 higher; while bulls were steady to 1.00 lower.  Feeder steers were

NC Market Highlights for April 12

At the 3 weekly livestock auctions held Monday at Canton, Turnersburg, and Siler City a total of 2254 cattle and 29 goats were sold.  Compared to the previous sales, slaughter cattle were mostly steady to $4.00 lower.  Feeder steers were

NC Market Highlights for Wednesday April 11

  Cattle:  At the livestock auction held Friday in Siler City, a total of 1,378 cattle, 70 goats, and 9 sheep were sold.  Compared to last week, slaughter cows were 1.00 to 2.00 higher; bulls were steady to 6.00 higher. 

NC Market Highlights for Tuesday April 10

  Cattle:  At the livestock auction held Thursday in Smithfield a total of 480 cattle were sold.  Compared to last week, breaking type slaughter cows were mixed, 1.00 lower to 4.00 higher, while boning type slaughter cows were 9.00 to

Celebrating Agronomy Week

April 2-6 is Agronomy Week and farmers are encouraged to join the celebration. Michael Clements reports for SFN.

NC Market Highlights for Monday April 2

At the weekly livestock auctions held Wednesday at Norwood and North Wilkesboro 1209 cattle and no goats were sold. Slaughter cows were mostly steady to $5.00 lower; bulls were mostly $2.00 to $5.00 lower when compared to the previous sales. 

NC Market Highlights for Thursday April 19

At the 3 weekly livestock auctions held Monday at Canton, Turnersburg, and Siler City a total of 1520 cattle and 20 goats were sold.  Compared to the previous sales, slaughter cattle were unevenly steady.  Feeder steers were mostly $4.50 to

NC Market Highlights for Friday the 13th of April

At the livestock auctions held Tuesday at Mount Airy and Shelby a total of 610 cattle and 47 goats were sold. Compared to their previous sales, slaughter cattle were mostly $1.00 to $14.00 higher.  Feeder steers were mixed, $4.00 lower