Farm market report for Jan. 15 from the Zumbrota MN Livestock Auction Market

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Week of January 13th - 15 

Fed Cattle Market Hogs
Fed Beef Steers 133 - 141.5 cwt 230#-280# 52 cwt
Mixed grading & light weight 112 - 132 cwt 280#-290# 52 cwt
Fed Beef Heifers 131 - 141 cwt 290#-300# 52 cwt
Mixed grading & heavy weight 100 - 130 cwt
Fed Holstein Steers 116.5 - 131.5 cwt

Sows
"Silage fed, heavy weight, select grade," Under 450# 60 - 63 cwt
and light-weight are 77 - 115 cwt 450-500# 64 cwt
Over 500# 65 - 66 cwt
Wed Representative Sales:  Fed Cattle
"Menomonie, WI" 3 xbrd strs 1447# ave 134 cwt

Boars
"Farmington, MN" 1 blk hfr 1310# 133 cwt Under 300# 36 cwt
"Beldenville, WI" 10 blk strs 1408# ave 128.35 cwt Over 300# 23 cwt
"Mazeppa, MN" 6 hol strs 1518# ave 127.75 cwt
"Mazeppa, MN" 6 hol strs 1412# ave 127 cwt
"Plainview, MN" 10 hol strs 1438# ave 127 cwt

Sheep
"Faribault, MN" 6 hol strs 1518# ave 126 cwt

Feeder Lambs
"Kenyon, MN" 3 swiss strs 1387# ave 125.5 cwt 50-70# 150 - 200 cwt
Market Cows 70-90# 150 - 180 cwt
Brought mostly 74 - 84 cwt Fed Lambs 110-145#
High-yielding cows 85 - 100 cwt Shorn 155 - 160 cwt
"Thin, shelly, full, overfed cows" 30 - 73 cwt Unshorn 150 - 158 cwt
Market Bulls 70 - 95 cwt
High-yielding bulls 96 - 107 cwt

Ewes
Utility & Good Ewes 50 - 70 cwt
Thin & Cull Ewes 40 - 50 cwt