Carthage- Joplin Regional Stockyards: Feeder Cattle Auction Close for 7/08/13

Tuesday, July 9, 2013

Receipts:  3924    Last Week:  6120    Year Ago:  3430

   Compared to last week, steers steady to 2.00 higher, except 875 to 925 lbs
3.00 to 5.00 higher, heifers under 650 lbs steady to 2.00 higher, over 650 lbs
2.00 to 3.00 higher.  Demand moderate to good, supply moderate.  The temperature
in the middle nineties and high humidity making it more difficult for man and
beast.  The feeder supply included 55 percent steers, 41 percent heifers, 04
percent bulls, with 56 percent over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  330-400 lbs 179.00-200.00; 400-500 lbs
160.00-172.00; 500-600 lbs 148.50-163.00, lot 591 lbs fleshy 146.00; 600-700 lbs
137.50-156.00; 700-800 lbs 137.00-147.00; pkg 806 lbs calves 133.75, 880-900 lbs
136.25-137.85; 925-950 lbs 129.50-136.00.  Medium and Large 1-2 pkg 297 lbs 
182.50; 350-400 lbs 159.00-175.00; 440-500 lbs 144.00-155.00, pkg thin 159.00;
500-600 lbs 142.00-157.00, pkg 568 lbs fleshy 140.00; 600-700 lbs 134.00-152.00;
700-800 lbs 130.00-141.00; 825-900 lbs 127.00-134.50; 900-925 lbs 131.00-133.00.
Medium and Large 2 pkg 554 lbs 142.50; pkg 687 lbs 132.00.  Large 1  430-500 lbs
151.00-158.00; lot 579 lbs 152.50; lot 651 lbs 143.00; pkg 702 lbs calves 
136.00; lot 777 lbs 137.00.  Medium 3-4 pkg 144 lbs 117.50; lot 163 lbs 125.00;
pkg 479 lbs 75.00; pkg 701 lbs 85.00; pkg 906 lbs 84.00.  Small 4 pkg 489 lbs
Jerseys 67.00; lot 968 lbs Jerseys 76.00.

   Holsteins:  Large 3  500-570 lbs 90.00-93.00; 800-900 lbs 91.00-92.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 159.00-187.50; 400-500 lbs
139.00-154.00, couple lots 169.00-171.00; 500-600 lbs 136.75-146.00, fleshy 
133.00-135.00; 600-700 lbs 130.50-143.50, calves 129.00-137.00; 700-775 lbs
133.00-134.00, calves 127.00-128.00; pkg 880 lbs 124.50; 900-950 lbs 118.00-
124.50.  Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 147.00-153.50; 400-500 lbs 139.00-
150.00; 500-600 lbs 130.00-146.00; 600-700 lbs 131.50-138.00, calves 130.00-
133.00; 700-800 lbs 125.00-135.00; 800-900 lbs 122.00-128.00.  Medium and Large
2  725-750 lbs 120.00-127.00.  Large 1  400-475 lbs 137.00-152.50; pkg 686 lbs
130.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1 pkg 473 lbs 152.00; 520 lbs 147.00-150.00;
pkg 697 lbs calves 130.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 172.00-177.50; 400
-500 lbs 140.00-167.00; 525-600 lbs 137.00-146.00; 625-675 lbs calves 126.00-
138.00; pkg 720 lbs calves 121.00.  Large 1 pkg 702 lbs 129.50.  Medium 1-2 pkg
646 lbs 110.00.

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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