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NCDA Market Highlights for Thursday May 31

Cattle:  At the livestock auctions held Tuesday in Mount Airy and Shelby a total of 347 cattle, 3 goats and 8 sheep were sold.  Compared to last week, slaughter cows were mostly 1.00 to 2.00 higher; while bulls were mixed,

NCDA Market highlights for Wednesday May 23

At the 2 weekly livestock auctions held Monday at Turnersburg and Siler City a total of 1270 cattle and 25 goats were sold.  Compared to the previous sales, slaughter cattle were mostly steady to $3.00 higher.  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 Monday May 7

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At the weekly livestock auction held Wednesday at Norwood and North Wilkesboro 1251 cattle and no goats were sold. Slaughter cows were mostly steady to $5.00 lower; bulls were unevenly steady when compared to the previous sale.  Feeder steers were

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 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 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.