JWO notes and Market Report for 4-15-21

Large crowd and good cattle today!! 58 cow herd dispersal averaged $1515. Many good cows 1600- 2200. Top 2250 Burnell Martin, Fennimore. Later lactation and smaller cows 1000- 1500. Excellent run of number one springing heifers 1250- 1575. Top 1700 Joseph Hoover, East...

JWO Notes and Market Report for 4-8-21

Read an interesting quote on a business postmortem. The death certificate said covid but underlying condition was Amazon. Sold 240 dairy cattle on a steady market today. 25% of the cows sold 1600- 1900. Still a buyer’s market with many good cows 900- 1500. Good...

JWO Notes and Market Report for 4-1-21

Sold over 600 dairy cattle the last 10 days. Definitely some excellent buying opportunities on good cattle! Better fresh Holstein cows 1700- 2100, top 2150 Roger Books, Maiden Rock, WI. Top Procross cows 1900- 2300. Many good dairy cows 1000- 1600. Number one Holstein...

JWO Notes and Market Report for 3-25-21

Best part of my job? I get to meet a lot of nice people! Dairy cows trending lower. Large supply available and buyers are very selective on quality. Better fresh cows 1800- 2400. Top 2600 Magnuson Mini Acres, Neillsville. Bulk of good cows 900- 1500. High quality...

Market Report and JWO Notes for 3-18-21

Spring it is!! Dairy cows still trending a little lower overall. Top Holstein cows 1600- 1800. Top Jersey cows 1800- 2000. Many good quality cows 900- 1400. Mid- grade springing heifers 850- 1200. Open Holstein heifers 75- 90 cents per pound. Single birth Holstein...

JWO Notes and Market Report for 3-11-21

Just because we don’t understand something, does that automatically make it wrong?! No herd dispersal today and no supreme top cows. Overall dairy cow market considerable softer than it’s been the last while. Many respectable quality cows 950- 1600....