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March 31, 2014

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McALESTER — On Tuesday, 1,500 head of cattle were sold at the McAlester Union Stockyards. Steers sold $1 to $4 higher than at the last sale and heifers sold $3 to $6 higher.

Consignments are open for the next replacement cow and bull sale set for April 12.

Weight Range #1 Steers #1 Heifers

225-300 lb. $246-$298 $201-$230

300-350 lb. $245-$260 $210-$223

350-400 lb. $233-$249 $205-$220

400-450 lb. $217-$232 $197-$210

450-500 lb. $206-$220 $196-$209

500-550 lb. $202-$216 $189-$202

550-600 lb. $197-$210 $175-$186

600-700 lb. $180-$205 $162-$179

700-750 lb. $169-$180 $159-$170

800-850 lb. $141-$151 $128-$138

There were 225 cows and bulls sold at the evening sale Tuesday at McAlester Union Stockyards.

Packer cows sold $4 higher than at the last sale, and packer bulls sold $5 lower.

High-yielding packer bulls sold from $126 to $133. Average-yielding packer bulls sold from $120 to $131. Low-yielding packer bulls sold from $110 to $114.

High-yielding packer cows sold from $105 to $114. Average-yielding packer cows sold from $101 to $109. Low-yielding packer cows sold from $95 to $105.

A sale is held at the stockyards every Tuesday, with sales of stocker and feeder cattle beginning at 10 a.m. and sales of cows and bulls beginning at 6 p.m.

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