Livestock Market Report

Report Date, October 05,  2015

Receipts this Week  888
Receipts last Week  1,032

Feeder Classes

Steers & Bulls (Medium & Large 1 & 2)
150-300 Lbs Up To  261.00
300-400 Lbs Up To 238.00

400-500 lbs up to 215.00

500-600 Lbs Up To 188.00
600-700 Lbs Up To 168.00
700-800 Lbs Up To 140.00 (bulls)

Heifers (Medium & Large 1 & 2)
150-300 Lbs Up To  270.00
300-400 Lbs Up To 220.00
400-500 Lbs Up To 182.00
500-600 Lbs Up To 170.00
600-700 Lbs Up To 153.00
700-800 Lbs Up To 145.00

Slaughter Classes

High Dressing Up To 94.00
Breakers Up To 91.00
Lean Up To 88.00
Bulls Up To  111.00

Stocker Classes

Bred Cows Up To 1,520.00
Cow Calf Pairs up to 1,800.00


Slaughter classes 3 to 5 lower . Replacement pairs and  bred cows  certainly lower also on a very light supply . Calves and feeder cattle started out 3 to 5 lower, but showed some signs of improvement on the better quality cattle as the day went on. MAYBE the market has found a bottom!

Fed cattle in the West reported last week @ 1.18 – 1.22

Two additions to our team to better assist you in any way we can:

Kevin Amerson, Kevin has been with us for several years and is a field rep. in South Alabama and the Florida Panhandle and is also now in our office assisting with our daily operations.

Kevin`s cell # 850-547-5844

Carl Stephens, Carl came on board this year and is a field rep. in South Georgia and the Florida Panhandle and is also one of our auctioneers.

Carl`s cell # 229-424-8753

We are glad and thankful to have both in our operation.







On  another note, this is  our 23rd year here at Dothan Livestock and we want to thank all of our friends and customers, both buyers and sellers, for your trust in us over the years and we will continue to work hard to keep that trust. We know that we could not be here except for all of you. From all of us here at DLC, thank you all from the bottom of our hearts!!!!

Also, a reminder on our weekend receiving hours:
Saturday 7:00 am to 4:00 pm
Sunday 7:00 am to 7:00 pm

Please call ahead if you will be bringing cattle after these hours, and we will make arrangements.