Carthage- Joplin Regional Stockyards: Feeder Cattle Auction Close for 4/22/13

Tuesday, April 23, 2013

Receipts:  4118    Last Week:  7365    Year Ago:  5043

   Compared to last week, steer calves unevenly steady to 2.00 lower, yearling
steers steady, except light 600 weights 2.00 to 4.00 higher and steers over 900
lbs steady to 2.00 higher.  Heifers under 450 lbs and over 550 lbs steady, 450
to 550 lbs steady to 4.00 higher.  Demand moderate, supply moderate to light. 
The offering consisted of mostly small drafts of calves and yearlings with a few
load lots in the mix.   The feeder supply included 59 percent steers, 34 percent
heifers, 08 percent bulls, with 61 percent over 600 lbs.

  Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  335-400 lbs 183.00-192.50; 400-500 lbs
160.00-182.00, fleshy 157.00-160.00; 500-600 lbs 154.00-161.00, 550-600 lbs
fleshy 144.00-146.00; 600-700 lbs 141.00-161.00, calves 133.00-147.00; 725-750
lbs 134.00-135.50; 800-860 lbs 125.50-131.75; 900-1000 lbs 116.75-122.50.
Medium and Large 1-2  270-300 lbs few 165.00; 300-400 lbs 160.00-197.50; 400-440
lbs thin 160.00-167.00, 440-500 lbs 150.00-164.00, fleshy 144.00-155.00; 500-600
lbs 140.00-154.00, pkg 590 lbs fleshy 137.00; 600-700 lbs 133.00-154.00, calves
131.00-140.00; 700-800 lbs 130.00-136.00; 800-900 lbs 119.00-130.00; 900-970 lbs
116.00-120.50.  Medium and Large 2 pkg 424 lbs thin 157.00, pkg 499 lbs 143.00;
pkg 510 lbs thin 148.00; pkg 682 lbs 123.00; pkg 731 lbs 131.00; pkg 992 lbs
111.50.  Medium and Large 3-4 lot 633 lbs 90.00.  Medium 2-3  640-660 lbs 117.50 
-126.00.  Medium 3 pkg 521 lbs 105.00.  Medium 3-4 pkg 292 lbs 77.50.

   Holsteins:  Large 3  530-600 lbs 95.00-105.00; lot 688 lbs 95.00; 700-740 lbs
95.00-96.00; lot 864 lbs 95.00; lot 909 lbs 86.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 pkg 297 lbs 167.50; 340-400 lbs 152.50-
156.00, pkg thin 163.00; 400-500 lbs 146.00-158.00; 500-600 lbs 128.00-152.50;
600-660 lbs mostly cavles 128.00-133.00, pkg 620 lbs replacements 136.00; 700-
800 lbs 116.00-127.00; lot 852 lbs 114.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 
145.00-150.00; 425-500 lbs 143.00-152.00, fleshy 135.00-138.00; 500-600 lbs
124.00-143.50; 600-700 lbs 117.00-129.00; 700-800 lbs 116.00-123.00; load lot
842 lbs 114.50; 945-1000 lbs 109.50-111.00; 1100-1200 lbs 94.00-98.00.  Medium
and Large 2 pkg 375 lbs thin 157.00; pkg 585 lbs 123.00; lot 629 lbs 124.75.
Large 1 pkg 416 lbs 145.00; pkg 518 lbs 137.00, pkg 512 lbs thin 141.00.  Medium
2-3  600-650 lbs 118.00-120.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1 pkg 345 lbs thin 200.00; 425-500 lbs 155.00
-165.00; 500-600 lbs 130.00-156.00; 600-700 lbs 121.00-139.00.  Medium and Large
1-2  325-400 lbs 160.00-190.00; 400-450 lbs 147.50-157.50, pkg thin 162.00; 500-
560 lbs 136.00-147.00; pkg 641 lbs calves 128.00.  Medium and Large 2 pkg 385 
lbs 145.00; pkg 409 lbs 145.00; pkg 557 lbs 127.00.  Medium 1-2 pkg 836 lbs 
92.00.

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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