Springfield, MO- Livestock Marketing Center: Feeder Cattle Auction Report for 7/10/13

Thursday, July 11, 2013

Receipts:  1766    Last Week:  623    Year Ago:  1904

   Not enough receipts last week for a good market test, compared to two 
weeks ago, steers 3.00 to 5.00 higher, with a couple loads of yearlings 5.00
to 8.00 higher, Holsteins under 600 lbs steady to 3.00 higher on a light test,
over 600 lbs 2.00 to 6.00 higher, heifers steady to 5.00 higher.  Demand good,
supply moderate.  Five full loads of cattle was in the offering with near 30
percent of the receipts Holstein and Holstein Cross steers.  Rain showers across
the trade area provided some relief from the heat.  The feeder supply included
40 percent steers, 27 percent Holsteins, 24 percent heifers, 08 percent bulls,
with 62 percent over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  450-475 lbs 166.00-176.00; 525-600 lbs
145.00-157.00; 600-700 lbs calves 138.50-145.00; 700-800 lbs 131.50-137.00.
Medium and Large 1-2  500-600 lbs 137.00-147.00; 600-700 lbs 137.00-146.00, pkg
calves 133.00; 700-765 lbs 135.00-139.00; 825-865 lbs 13.00-136.50; pkg 944 lbs
129.00.  Medium and Large 2 pkg 492 lbs 149.00; 590-600 lbs few 135.00-138.50;
load lot 685 lbs 143.75; mates load lot 750 lbs 134.50; pkg 813 lbs 134.50; pkg
928 lbs 126.50.  Large 1 pkg 592 lbs 137.50.  Medium 3-4  150-175 lbs 104.00-
112.50; 200-210 lbs 98.00-125.50; pkg 784 lbs 80.00; pkg 841 lbs 80.00.

   Holsteins: Large 3  380-390 lbs 108.50-109.00; lot 454 lbs 110.50; 575-600 
lbs 94.00-101.00; lot 680 lbs 102.50; 725-775 lbs 95.00-103.35; 800-900 lbs
95.00-103.85.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 lot 330 lbs 156.00; 400-500 lbs 141.50-
159.50; 500-600 lbs 130.00-146.00; 600-700 lbs 130.00-137.00, few calves 125.00;
750-760 lbs 128.00-134.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 130.00-145.00; 525
-600 lbs 120.00-132.00; 600-700 lbs 120.00-133.50; pkg 748 lbs 127.00; lot 859 
lbs 121.00.  Medium and Large 2  475-500 lbs few 125.00; pkg 592 lbs 115.00; 600
675 lbs 115.00-122.00.  Large 1  500-600 lbs 123.50-135.00; 720 lbs few 120.50-
124.00.  Large 1-2 pkg 412 lbs 130.00; pkg 570 lbs 124.00.  Medium 3  550-600 
lbs few 115.00-116.00.  Medium 3-4 pkg 343 lbs thin 104.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1 pkg 395 lbs 170.00; 425-465 lbs 149.00-
165.00; 525-600 lbs 140.00-144.00; 625-700 lbs calves 127.50-139.00; 725-750 lbs
calves 122.50-125.50.  Medium and Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 142.50-159.00; 500-575
lbs 137.00-142.00; 600-650 lbs calves few 137.00-137.50; 700-750 lbs 113.00-
121.50.  Medium and Large 2 pkg 506 lbs 140.00.

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

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