Springfield - Livestock Marketing Center: Feeder Cattle Auction Report for 4/17/13

Thursday, April 18, 2013

Receipts:  2064    Last Week:  2535    Year Ago:  1845

     Compared to last week, feeder steers sold 6.00-11.00 lower.  Feeder 
heifers under 600 lbs sold 2.00-4.00 higher with those over 600 lbs selling
steady.  Demand was light early in the day but increased as high quality
females began to come across the scale.  Supply was light to moderate. The 
feeder supply included 41 percent steers, 8 percent Holsteins, 39 percent 
heifers, 13 percent bulls, with 49 percent of the offering weighing over 
600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 167.00-171.00, pkg 374 
lbs 194.00; 400-500 lbs 154.00-168.00; 500-600 lbs 148.00-161.00, pkg 510 
lbs 165.00; 600-700 lbs 135.00-147.00, pkg 605 lbs 154.00; 700-750 lbs 
128.50-136.75; 800-850 lbs 127.50-130.00; pkg 953 lbs 112.00. Medium and 
Large 1-2  250-300 lbs 150.00-165.00; 300-400 lbs 145.00-160.00; 400-450 
lbs 150.00-160.00; 450-500 lbs 138.00-149.00, pkg 487 lbs 152.00; 500-550 
lbs 139.50-149.00; 550-600 lbs 130.00-149.00, pkg 575 lbs 151.00; 600-675 
lbs 130.00-142.00, pkg 606 lbs 143.50; 700-800 lbs 125.00-134.00; 800-850 
lbs 110.50-120.00, pkg 50 hd 833 lbs 122.50; 900-1000 lbs 108.00-114.50.  
Medium and Large 2  660-650 lbs 119.00-125.00. Large 1-2 550-600 lbs 135.50-
140.00; pkg 842 lbs 115.00; pkg 908 lbs 115.00.

   Holsteins: Large 3  400-500 lbs 101.00-110.00, pkg 6 hd 435 lbs 112.00; 
500-550 lbs 85.00-100.00, pkg 531 lbs 105.50; 550-600 lbs 90.00-100.50, pkg 
576 lbs 109.00; 600-700 lbs 88.00-94.00; 700-800 lbs 81.00-91.00; pkg 888 
lbs 80.00. 

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 144.00-151.50; 400-500 
lbs 140.00-150.00; 500-600 lbs 130.00-142.50, pkg 500 lbs 144.00; pkg 23 hd 
601 lbs 136.00; 650-700 lbs 119.00-127.50; 700-800 lbs 111.00-115.00; 800-900 
lbs 108.50-115.75. Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 138.00-147.00; 400-450 
lbs 130.00-142.00, pkg 442 lbs 145.00; 450-500 lbs 130.00-140.50, pkg 465 lbs 
145.00. 500-600 lbs 124.00-135.50; 600-650 lbs 120.00-129.00, pkg 630 lbs 
133.00; 650-700 lbs 115.00-120.00; 700-800 lbs 110.00-119.00; 800-900 lbs  
101.00-108.00, pkg 20 hd 888 lbs 114.75.  Medium and Large 2 500-600 lbs 
110.00-120.00, pkg 561 lbs 123.00; 600-700 lbs 110.00-120.00; 700-800 lbs 
100.00-108.00, pkg 752 lbs 110.00. Large 1-2 500-600 lbs 125.00; 700-750 lbs 
110.00-115.00.  Medium 1-2 350-400 lbs 130.00-144.50; 450-500 lbs 115.00-
128.00; 500-600 lbs 115.00-125.00; 600-650 lbs 105.00-113.00; pkg 767 lbs 
102.50.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1 350-400 lbs 160.00-165.00; 400-500 lbs 
145.00-160.00; 500-600 lbs 136.00-148.00, pkg 513 lbs 152.00; pkg 14 hd 615 
lbs 130.00; 750-800 lbs 119.50-126.00; pkg 907 lbs 108.50. Medium and Large 
1-2  300-350 lbs 155.00-160.00; 400-450 lbs 140.00-151.00; 450-500 lbs 130.00-
140.00; 500-600 lbs 125.00-139.00; 600-700 lbs 113.00-125.00, pkg 14 hd 615 
lbs 127.50; 700-750 lbs 107.00-119.00; 800-850 lbs 100.00-104.00; pkg 1020 lbs 
90.00.


Source: MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service, Springfield, MO
        Dan Hill, Market Reporter, 573-751-5618
        24 Hour Market Report 573-522-9244
        www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS136.txt

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