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Carthage- Joplin Regional Stockyards: Feeder Cattle Auction Close for 1/2/12

Tuesday, January 3, 2012

Receipts:  6221    Two Weeks Ago:  2699    Year Ago:  7925

   No sale last week due to the Holidays, compared to two weeks ago, steers 
under 700 lbs 3.00 to 7.00 higher, over 700 lbs steady to 3.00 higher, heifers
under 550 lbs 6.00 to 10.00 higher, over 600 lbs 2.00 to 5.00 higher.  Demand
good, supply moderate.  The weather is cold and mild making it advantageous for
Producers and Cattle Buyers.  After a short break, Buyers were ready to do
business and were aggressive for all weights .  The Financial and Commodity
markets were closed on this New Year holiday.  The feeder supply included 55
percent steers, 41 percent heifers, 04 percent bulls, with 49 percent over 600
lbs.

***Note: Joplin Regional Stockyards will have a Special Value Added sale, and a
Special Video Auction, Thursday, January 5, 2012.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 180.00-207.50; 400-450 lbs
174.00-185.00, 450-500 lbs 169.00-182.00, fleshy 162.00-171.00; 500-550 lbs
158.00-175.00, fleshy 155.00-162.50, 550-600 lbs 151.00-163.00; 600-700 lbs
142.00-161.00; 700-800 lbs 141.00-150.00, calves 136.00-137.00; 800-900 lbs 
137.25-143.50; 925-975 lbs 135.75-138.50; lot 1002 lbs 130.00.  Medium and Large
1-2 pkg 285 lbs thin 170.00; 300-375 lbs 172.50-182.50; 400-500 lbs 160.00-
172.50, pkg 478 lbs fleshy 153.00; 500-600 lbs 148.00-163.00, fleshy 146.00-
150.00; 600-700 lbs 132.00-153.00; 700-800 lbs 135.00-142.75; 800-900 lbs 131.00
-143.00.  Medium and Large 2  400-425 lbs 155.00-158.00; pkg 559 lbs 148.00.
Large 1 pkg 499 lbs 157.00; 550-600 lbs 149.00-153.00; 675-700 lbs 137.00-
139.00, pkg calves 135.00; 750-800 lbs 134.00-135.00; lot 897 lbs 136.75.  
Medium 1-2  525-550 lbs 131.00-142.00.  Medium 2-3 pkg 450 lbs thin 157.00; pkg 
554 lbs thin 145.00; pkg 636 lbs 124.00.  Medium 3-4 lot 214 lbs 100.00; lot 365 lbs 101.00.  Small 4 lot 167 lbs 112.00; lot 232 lbs 95.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  325-400 lbs 153.50-160.00; 400-500 lbs
143.00-158.00; 500-600 lbs 133.00-147.50; 600-700 lbs 130.00-141.25; 700-800 lbs
127.00-136.00; 800-850 lbs 128.00-129.50.  Medium and Large 1-2 pkg 196 lbs thin
152.50; 225-250 lbs 155.00-170.00; 300-400 lbs 147.50-157.50, thin 160.00-164.00
400-500 lbs 136.00-151.00, thin 148.00-155.00; 500-600 lbs 128.00-141.00; 600-
700 lbs 120.00-134.50; 700-750 lbs 124.50-129.50; 800-850 lbs 123.00-132.00; 900
-1000 lbs 103.50-116.050; lot 1003 lbs 118.00.  Medium and Large 2  450-475 lbs
few 126.00; pkg 569 lbs 128.00.  Large 1  450-500 lbs few 135.00-139.00; pkg 574
lbs 135.00; pkg 613 lbs calves 126.00.  Medium 1-2 pkg 429 lbs 125.00; 575-600
lbs 110.00-126.00; pkg 665 lbs 116.00.  Medium 2-3  450-500 lbs thin 123.00-
132.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1 pkg 372 lbs 182.50; 425-500 lbs 154.00-
180.00; 550-600 lbs 140.00-153.00; 600-700 lbs calves 128.00-142.00.  Medium and
Large 1-2  341 lbs 183.00-185.00; pkg 420 lbs thin 177.50, 475-500 lbs 154.00-
158.00; 525-600 lbs 137.00-145.00; pkg 611 lbs calves 135.00; pkg 736 lbs 121.00
Large 1  625-650 lbs calves 127.00-129.00.

Source: MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service, Jefferson City, MO
        Rick Huffman, Market Reporter, 573-751-5618
        24 Hour Market Report 573-522-9244
        www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS151.txt
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