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Carthage- Joplin Regional Stockyards: Feeder Cattle Auction Close for 6/25/12

Tuesday, June 26, 2012

Receipts:  5761    Last Week:  5584    Year Ago:  8264

   Compared to last week, steer and heifer calves under 450 lbs 8.00 to 10.00
lower, calves over 450 lbs 4.00 to 8.00 lower, yearlings 4.00 to 6.00 lower.
Demand moderate to light, supply moderate.  Several factors have turned against
the feeder cattle trade.  Feeder Cattle futures closed limit or near limit down,
Corn contracts closed limit up.  The temperature continues to heat up sapping
the moisture from pastures and crops.  The recent USDA Cattle on Feed report was
bearish with 102 percent on Feed, Placements at 115 percent, Marketing at 101 
percent.  New crop calves, bulls and cattle that has not shed-off finding few
friends in the seats.  The feeder supply included 48 percent steers, 44 percent
heifers, 07 percent bulls, with 39 percent over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  340-360 lbs 184.00-192.50, pkg 380 lbs
thin 193.00; 400-500 lbs 165.00-175.00; 500-550 lbs 162.00-174.00, 550-600 lbs
155.00-170.00, fleshy 150.00-162.00; 600-700 lbs 147.50-161.00, calves 144.00-
153.00; 700-800 lbs 144.00-150.00, calves 138.00-147.00; lot 880 lbs 137.00.
Medium and Large 1-2 pkg 391 lbs 164.00; 400-500 lbs 156.00-168.00; 500-600 lbs
145.00-166.00, pkg 577 lbs fleshy 144.00; 600-700 lbs 143.00-153.00, calves 
141.00-151.00; 700-800 lbs 139.00-149.50, pkg 703 lbs calves 137.00; pkg 849 lbs
133.00.  Medium and Large 2 pkg 490 lbs 150.00, pkg 478 lbs thin 157.00; 530-555
lbs 140.00-145.00, pkg 562 lbs thin 155.00; 600-650 lbs 142.00-148.00; 700-800
lbs 135.00-136.00; pkg 839 lbs 138.00; 900-920 lbs few 120.00.  Large 1 pkg 406
lbs 155.00; 500-600 lbs 142.00-164.00; 600-650 lbs calves 140.00-146.00, pkg 675
lbs 156.00.  Medium 1-2  380-390 lbs 136.00-154.00.  Medium 3-4 pkg 566 lbs
87.50; 700-775 lbs 81.00-89.00.

  Holsteins: Large 3 pkg 367 lbs 112.00; 425-500 lbs 110.00-117.00; 510-515 lbs
106.00-109.00; pkg 615 lbs 103.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 lot 386 lbs 169.00; 400-500 lbs 145.00-
160.00; 500-600 lbs 141.00-154.50, 550-600 lbs fleshy 135.00-143.50; 600-700 lbs
132.00-143.50, calves 129.00-139.50; 700-800 lbs 128.00-133.50.  Medium and
Large 1-2 pkg 295 lbs 155.00, pkg 298 lbs thin 170.00; 350-400 lbs 150.00-156.00
thin 155.00-167.50; 400-500 lbs 143.00-152.50; 500-600 lbs 135.00-148.00; 600-
700 lbs 130.00-138.50; 700-800 lbs 126.00-133.00; 800-900 lbs 115.00-127.00.
Medium and Large 2 pkg 384 lbs thin 144.00; 450-500 lbs mostly thin 136.00-
143.00; pkg 529 lbs 132.00, lot 558 lbs thin 139.00; pkg 625-700 lbs 125.00-
136.00; pkg 748 lbs 115.00.  Large 1  375-400 lbs 146.00-149.00; 425-500 lbs
142.00-143.00; 500-600 lbs 139.00-141.00; 640-660 lbs 135.00-141.00, pkg 658 lbs
calves 130.00; lot 739 lbs 130.00.  Medium 1-2 pkg 383 lbs 139.00; pkg 475 lbs
136.00.  Medium 3 pkg 366 lbs 106.00; pkg 436 lbs 122.00.  Small and Medium 3-4
lot 550 lbs 123.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1  400-475 lbs 169.00-170.00; 500-550 lbs
147.00-164.00; 650-700 lbs calves few 136.00-137.00; pkg 716 lbs 112.00.  Medium
and Large 1-2  335-400 lbs 162.00-172.00; 400-500 lbs 143.00-159.00; 500-575 lbs
142.50-156.00; 600-650 lbs 122.00-142.00; pkg 733 lbs 124.00.  Medium and Large
2 pkg 295 lbs 128.00; pkg 361 lbs 160.00; 475-500 lbs 134.00-139.00; pkg 514 lbs
142.50, pkg 580 lbs thin 133.00; pkg 661 lbs 116.00.  Large 1  400-475 lbs
152.50-158.00; 500-575 lbs 139.00-147.00; pkg 674 lbs calves 124.00.  Large 1-2
lot 590 lbs 133.00.  Medium 1-2 lot 526 lbs 114.00.

Source: MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service, Joplin, 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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