DUNLAP LIVESTOCK AUCTION
701 Hwy 30 W, Dunlap, IA 51529, 712-643-5761

Sale Times for Tuesday, December 7th @ 9:00 am Fed Cattle, followed by weigh cows & bulls, Feeder Cattle @ 12:30pm then Bred Cows/Pairs/Breeding Bulls

 

Congratulations to Austin and Kealy on the birth of their 2nd son on early Friday morning. Callahan Dodge Schaben and Mom are doing well. We had a great week with cattle auctions on Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, a sale on Saturday and the club calf sale auction on Sunday.  

 

Fed Cattle/Weigh Cows Tuesday, Nov 23rd:

Fed Cattle were very strong on Tuesday & demand is still greatest on the highest grading cattle. Lean cows were $1-$2 higher pushed mostly by feeding cows. Fed cows continue to be strong on high demand.

Fat Cattle (245 head):
Str. Top - $138.00
Str. Choice - $134-$138

Str. Select/Choice - $128-$134
2-Ways - $no test
Hfr. Top - $138.25
Hfr. Choice - $134- $138.25

Hfr. Select/Choice - $127-$134
2-Ways - $no test
Choice Holsteins - $no test
Select Holsteins - $no test
Fat Hfrts. - $90-$115
Weigh Cows (409 head):  
Fed Cows: $67-$80
Bulk Cows: $47-$57
Low Yield: $30-$45
High Yielding Bulls: $85-$92
Bulk of Bulls: $76-$88
Cutting Bulls: $no test
Preg open hfrs: $115-$125
Hfrts: $70-$90

 

Special Bred Cow Sale Wednesday December 1st:

We sold right at 1000 cows on our first “big” cow special of the season. We had an outstanding quality and a good buying crowd. Here are some ranges:

Young Cows Dispersals: $1800-$2100

Young Cows: $1400-$1700

Med Age Cows: $1100-$1400

Aged Cows: $750-$950

Bred Hfrs: $1700-$2050

 

Feeder Sale Friday December 3rd:

We sold just short of 2900 feeders Friday on our precondition auction. With fed cattle trending higher feeder cattle were in demand. Here are some actual sales.

14 Strs 424 @ $206           33 Hfrs 475 @ $174

23 Hfrs 556 @ $192.50     22 Hfrs 544 @ $167

43 Strs 606 @ 180             17 Hfrs 535 @ $175.50

21 Strs 723 @ $170           25 Hfrs 636 @ $155.75

20 Strs 807 @ 165.50        65 Hfrs 772 @ $160.50

180 Strs 912 @ 167.35