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An Sci 4384, Reproductive Management

Animal Science 4384

Reproductive Management Plan

Marketing Information

Local Sale Barns

Billings, MT | Jackson, MS | Saskatchewan, Canada| | Amarillo, TX | New Brockton, AL | Little Rock, AR | Dodge City, KS | Charleston, WV | Salt Lake City, UT | Moses Lake, WA | Greeley, CO | Richmond, VA | Torrington, WY | Thomasville, GA

Cull Cattle Prices

AI Bred Replacement Heifers: $ 1,550.00/hd

Bull Bred Replacement Heifers: $ 1,350.00/hd

Open Replacement Heifers: $ 950.00/hd

Bred Cows: $ 1,250.00/hd

Open Cull Cows: $ 900.00/hd

Bulls: $ 1,500.00/hd

Purchase Prices

Open Developed Replacement Heifers: $ 1,150.00/hd

Bulls:$ 3,500.00/hd

**Pregnant heifers and/or cows can not be purchased**

Retained Ownership

Backgrounding Stocker Cattle (500 - 800 lbs)

    If NOT retaining
Ownership
If retaining
Ownership
Distance
to Flinthills
Trucking Trucking Trucking Treatment Interest Marketing Grazing Feedlot trucking
(210 m)
Stocker Stocker
City State Cottonwood Falls,
KS
Total $/ head $/ lb gain $/lb gain $/lb gain $/lb gain $/ lb gain $/ head $/ lb gain $/ lb gain $/ lb gain
Billings MT 1075 4,031.25 40.31 0.20   0.10   0.16   0.09   0.50  11.41 0.06   1.04   1.01
Amarillo TX 450   1,687.50 16.88   0.08 0.10 0.16 0.09 0.50 11.41  0.06  0.93 0.90
Dodge City KS 210 787.50 7.88   0.04 0.10 0.16 0.09 0.50 11.41  0.06  0.88 0.85
Moses Lake WA 1715 6,431.25   64.31   0.32 0.10 0.16 0.09 0.50 11.41   0.06   1.16 1.13
Beeville TX 765 2,868.75   28.69   0.14 0.10 0.16 0.09 0.50 11.41   0.06   0.99 0.96
New Brockton AL 950 3,562.50   35.63   0.18 0.10 0.16 0.09 0.50 11.41   0.06   1.02 0.99
Charleston WV 885  3,318.75 33.19   0.17 0.10 0.16 0.09 0.50 11.41   0.06   1.01 0.98
Greeley CO 570 2,137.50 21.38   0.11 0.10 0.16 0.09 0.50 11.41   0.06   0.95 0.92
Saskatchewan Canada 1020 3,825.00 38.25   0.19 0.10 0.16 0.09 0.50 11.41   0.06   1.03 1.00
Arcadia FL 1450 5,437.50 54.38   0.27 0.10 0.16 0.09 0.50 11.41   0.06   1.11 1.08
Salt Lake City UT 1050 3,937.50 39.38   0.20 0.10 0.16 0.09 0.50 11.41   0.06   1.04 1.01
Madison WI 625 2,343.75 23.44   0.12 0.10 0.16 0.09 0.50 11.41   0.06   0.96 0.93
Torrington WY 625 2,343.75 23.44   0.12 0.10 0.16 0.09 0.50 11.41   0.06   0.96 0.93

Feeder cattle gain an average of 2.1 lbs per day (from weaning to 800 lbs)

Fed Cattle Cost per pound of gain*

Steers $ .74 (800 - 1350 lbs)

Heifers $ .76 (800 - 1250 lbs)

*Cost per pound gained includes transportation and all other costs

Slaughter cattle gain:

Steers 3.5 lbs/day (165 days on average in the feedlot)

heifers 3.1 lbs/day (150 days on average in the feedlot)

Selling Prices

Stocker cattleUse Dodge City, KS prices

Fed Steers $1.09/lbs

Fed Heifers $1.07/lbs