Carthage- Joplin Regional Stockyards: Feeder Cattle Auction Close for 7/22/13

Tuesday, July 23, 2013

Receipts:  5184    Last Week:  5182    Year Ago:  3680

   Compared to last week, steer calves 400-550 lbs 5.00 to 10.00 higher, steers
over 550 lbs steady, except 700 weights steady to 2.00 higher, heifer calves and
yearling heifers steady.  Demand good, supply moderate.  The bulk of the calves
were weighing over 500 lbs.  The USDA Cattle On Feed report showed 03 percent
less On Feed compared to a year ago, 04 percent less Marketed, and 05 percent
less Replacements.  Rain showers across the trade area providing some much
needed moisture.  The feeder supply included 49 percent steers, 46 percent
heifers, 04 percent bulls, with 68 percent over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  425-500 lbs 174.00-186.00; 500-600 lbs
150.00-174.00; 600-700 lbs 147.00-154.00, calves 142.00-155.00; 700-800 lbs
142.00-151.25, calves 138.00-145.50; pkg 812 lbs calves 133.00, 850-900 lbs
136.00-142.50; 900-925 lbs 136.75-139.25.  Medium and Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 
165.00-176.00; 500-600 lbs 150.00-160.00; 600-700 lbs 143.00-150.00, 600-675 lbs
calves 140.00; 700-800 lbs 137.00-147.50, lot 717 lbs calves 135.00; 850-875 lbs
130.00-136.00; 900-920 lbs 127.00-132.00.  Medium and Large 2 lot 455 lbs 148.00
500-565 lbs 140.00-145.00; 650-675 lbs 141.00-142.00; 700-750 lbs 138.00-140.50;
800-865 lbs 131.00-133.00; lot 1003 lbs 121.50.  Large 1  450-500 lbs few 157.00
pkg 599 lbs 143.00.  Medium 2-3 lot 798 lbs 132.00.  Medium 3 lot 830 lbs 129.50
Medium 3-4 load plus 719 lbs Jersey cross 99.00.

   Holsteins:  Large 3 lot 753 lbs 95.50; pkg 978 lbs 84.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  345-375 lbs 157.50-177.50; 445-500 lbs
142.00-151.00; 500-600 lbs 133.00-150.00; 600-700 lbs 138.00-144.00, calves
128.00-134.00; 700-800 lbs 128.00-139.50, calves 124.00-133.00; 800-835 lbs
127.50-132.75.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-375 lbs 152.50-156.00; 400-500 lbs
137.00-147.00; 500-600 lbs 130.00-145.50, pkg 510 lbs thin 146.00; 600-700 lbs
128.00-140.00, calves 127.00-130.00; 700-800 lbs 124.00-138.00; 800-850 lbs
123.00-129.00.  Medium and Large 2  400-475 lbs 133.00-141.00, few thin 144.00;
500-575 lbs 120.00-138.00; pkg 628 lbs 125.00; 700-710 lbs 124.00-131.50; pkg
919 lbs 114.00.  Large 1 pkg 378 lbs 150.00; pkg 455 lbs 146.00; pkg 541 lbs
134.00; 630-675 lbs calves 127.00-136.50.  Medium 2-3 pkg 766 lbs 115.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1  425-500 lbs 155.00-170.00; 500-560 lbs
144.00-153.00; pkg 612 lbs calves 139.00; 760-765 lbs 126.00-128.00.  Medium and
Large 1-2 lot 298 lbs 180.00; lot 335 lbs 176.00; lot 451 lbs 150.00; 525-570
lbs 131.00-137.00; 725-775 lbs 123.00-130.00; 800-850 lbs 106.00-120.00.  Medium
2-3 pkg 768 lbs 125.50.

Source: MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service, Joplin 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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