Carthage- Joplin Regional Stockyards: Feeder Cattle Auction Close for 5/13/13

Tuesday, May 14, 2013

Receipts:  4890    Last Week:  4240    Year Ago:  4435

   Compared to last week, steer and heifer calves steady to 2.00 higher, 
yearlings steady.  Demand and supply moderate.  At the CME Feeder Cattle futures
trading lower, Live Cattle are mixed with Corn contracts at the CBOT trading
sharply higher.  Sunshine and drier weather would benefit crop farmers and 
cattlemen alike.  The feeder supply included 48 percent steers, 43 percent
heifers, 09 percent bulls, with 59 percent over 600 lbs.

  Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 166.00-197.50; 400-450 lbs
162.00-175.00, 450-500 lbs 150.00-164.00; 500-600 lbs 147.00-161.00; 600-700 lbs
139.00-153.00, calves 135.00-154.00; 700-800 lbs 130.00-143.00; 800-900 lbs 
123.50-132.50; 900-1000 lbs 117.50-123.00.  Medium and Large 1-2 lot 399 lbs
165.000; 400-500 lbs 147.00-158.00; 500-600 lbs 139.00-155.00; 600-700 lbs
136.00-147.00, calves 133.00-143.00; 700-800 lbs 127.00-135.00; 800-900 lbs
123.00-132.75; 900-960 lbs 117.00-118.00.  Medium and Large 2 pkg 418 lbs 144.00
pkg 654 lbs 136.00; pkg 766 lbs 126.00; pkg 896 lbs 115.00.  Large 1 pkg 624 lbs
141.00.  Medium 2-3  500-550 lbs 129.00-136.00.  Medium 3 lot 725 lbs 102.50.
Medium 3-4  575-600 lbs 90.00-92.00; pkg 644 lbs 91.00.

   Holsteins Large 3: pkg 401 lbs 118.00; pkg 605 lbs 94.00; pkg 910 lbs 87.50.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 150.00-157.00; 400-500 lbs
142.00-156.00, lot 464 lbs 162.00; 500-600 lbs 130.00-153.50; 600-700 lbs 129.00
-143.75, calves 124.00-129.50; 700-800 lbs 120.00-131.50; 800-850 lbs 117.00-
117.50; lot 921 lbs 114.00; pkg 1099 lbs 101.50.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400
lbs 141.00-151.00, pkg 348 lbs thin 152.00; 400-500 lbs 131.00-146.00, thin 
146.00-149.00; 500-600 lbs 127.00-142.00; 600-700 lbs 123.00-130.50, calves
120.00-128.00; 700-750 lbs 116.00-127.50; 800-900 lbs 108.00-118.00; lot 1062
lbs 105.00.  Medium and Large 2 lot 448 lbs 133.00, pkg 428 lbs thin 137.00; 500
-600 lbs 122.00-133.00; 600-650 lbs 120.00-126.00; 725-750 lbs 119.00-122.50; 
pkg 926 lbs 113.00.  Large 1 pkg 418 lbs 151.00; lot 518 lbs 138.00; lot 617 lbs
calves 127.00.  Medium 1-2  480-500 lbs 127.00-129.00; pkg 587 lbs 116.00; pkg
609 lbs 123.00; lot 760 lbs 113.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 167.50-168.00; 480-500 lbs
143.00-145.00; 500-600 lbs 137.50-155.00; 600-800 lbs calves 124.00-139.00;
pkg 718 lbs 128.00.  Medium and Large 1-2 pkg 398 lbs 152.50; 400-500 lbs 140.00
-159.00; 500-600 lbs 130.00-143.00; 600-700 lbs calves 125.50-139.00; 745-800
lbs 118.00-124.00, pkg calves 112.00; 800-855 lbs 108.00-115.00; 900-925 lbs 
109.00-111.00.  Medium and Large 2 pkg 384 lbs 165.00; pkg 462 lbs 141.00; pkg
501 lbs 140.00.

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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