JWO Notes and Market Report for 6-24-21

Good advice on a church sign… build a bridge and get over it!! 620 head consigned today by 145 consignors. 170 Dairy cows. Market steady to stronger. Better fresh cows 1400- 1900 with the bulk of good cows selling 900- 1250. 116 dairy heifers. Very much a...

JWO Notes and Market Report For 6-10-21

I have no idea how they measure these things but I saw a study that said waking up one hour earlier can lower your likelihood of severe depression by 25%. Would waking up 2 hours earlier lower it by 50% Very warm. Lots of heat stress on cattle and people. Dairy cows...

JWO Notes and market report for 6-3-21

And what is so rare as a day in June? Tremendous amount of high quality hay got made this week. Tremendous amount of people were not at the dairy sale this week making it a buyer’s market. Definitely glad for our online crowd as we sold more cattle than ever...

JWO Notes and Market Report for 5-27-21

He was 80 if he was a day. A little crippled up, bent over and walking with a cane. The young c-store clerk dutifully asked him for ID before selling him a pack of smokes. Kinda amusing. Sold 505 head today. It continues to be a buyer’s market. Many good cows...

JWO Notes and Market Report for 5-20-21

Had a beautiful, beautiful million dollar land rain! Definitely a buyer’s market today. Many cows sold 850- 1300. Supreme fresh cows 1700- 2000NT. Springing heifers 1000- 1250. Top 1500 Allard Meverden, Wittenberg. Open Holstein heifers mostly 70- 90/lb. Package...