Carthage- Joplin Regional Stockyards: Feeder Cattle Auction Close for 8/19/13

Tuesday, August 20, 2013

Receipts:  4604    Last Week:  2938    Year Ago:  5411

   Compared to last week, steer and heifer calves fully steady, yearlings 2.00
to 4.00 higher following last week's sharply higher trade.  Demand good, supply
moderate.  The bulk of the offering was yearlings with several load lots.  The
feeder supply included 53 percent steers, 39 percent heifers, 08 percent bulls,
with 59 percent over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  365-370 lbs 190.00; 430-470 lbs 180.00-
194.00, pkg thin 195.00; 500-600 lbs 166.00-183.00, pkg 530 lbs thin 185.00; 600
-700 lbs 154.00-177.00, calves 152.00-164.00; 700-800 lbs 150.00-162.50; 800-875
lbs mostly 147.00-155.50, few 143.00-144.00.  Medium and Large 1-2 pkg 260 lbs
thin 252.50; 335-400 lbs thin 185.00-200.00; lot 425 lbs 170.00, 425-500 lbs 
thin 178.00-184.00; 500-600 lbs 157.00-174.00, thin 171.00-179.00; 600-700 lbs
153.00-173.00; 700-775 lbs 148.00-152.00; 800-875 lbs 138.00-144.00; load lot 
933 lbs 133.25.  Medium and Large 2 pkg 404 lbs thin 185.00; pkg 593 lbs thin
162.50; lot 874 lbs 139.50.  Medium 2-3  600-670 lbs 142.50-155.00; lot 791 lbs
135.00.  Medium 3 pkg 630 lbs 125.00; pkg 730 lbs 92.50.  Small 4  600-625 lbs
Jerseys 76.00-78.00.

   Holsteins:  Large 3 pkg 406 lbs 133.00; 500-520 lbs 111.00-119.00; pkg 609
lbs 111.00; 700-740 lbs 106.00-110.00; lot 959 lbs 85.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-375 lbs 163.00-180.00; 400-500 lbs
158.00-174.00, pkg 426 lbs thin 178.00; 500-600 lbs 149.00-164.00; 600-700 lbs
140.50-159.50, calves 137.00-153.00; 700-800 lbs 135.00-148.00; lot 843 lbs 131.50, 
lot 854 lbs 143.25; pkg 1034 lbs 113.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-350 
lbs 150.00-164.0, pkg thin 166.0; 400-500 lbs 146.00-156.00; 500-600 lbs 144.00
-156.00; 600-700 lbs 136.00-153.00; 700-750 lbs 133.00-145.00; lot 818 lbs 
130.50.  Medium and Large 2 pkg 390 lbs 145.00; pkg 488 lbs thin 147.00; pkg
588 lbs thin 136.00; 600-700 lbs 128.00-136.00.  Large 1  500-600 lbs few 146.00
-154.00.  Medium 3 pkg 436 lbs 137.50; pkg 521 lbs 126.00; pkg 791 lbs 112.50.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1  250-300 lbs 205.00-230.00; 385 lbs few
180.00-187.50; 400-500 lbs 161.00-184.00; 500-600 lbs 155.00-174.00; 640-680 lbs
Calves 147.00; 700-800 lbs 135.00-145.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  450-475 lbs
154.00-171.00; 550-565 lbs 154.00-156.00; pkg 634 lbs calves 153.00, pkg 671 lbs
143.00; pkg 740 lbs thin 139.50.  Medium and Large 2 pkg 553 lbs thin 150.00.
Large 1  435-475 lbs 160.00-166.00; pkg 650 lbs calves 148.00.

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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