Carthage- Joplin Regional Stockyards: Feeder Cattle Auction Close for 9/30/13

Tuesday, October 1, 2013

Receipts:  4270    Last Week:  5008    Year Ago:  5407

   Compared to last week, steer calves steady to 3.00 higher, heifer calves
under 550 lbs 8.00 to 12.00 higher, heifer calves over 550 lbs and yearlings
steady to 2.00 higher.  Demand good, supply moderate.  More Buyers in the seats
than a week ago, and especially more aggressive for the heifer calves.  The
feeder supply included 47 percent steers, 39 percent heifers, 15 percent bulls,
with 47 percent over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 200.00-228.00; 400-500 lbs
180.00-190.00; 500-600 lbs 163.00-185.00; 600-700 lbs 161.00-170.00, calves
156.50-167.00; 700-800 lbs 155.00-170.00; 840-900 lbs 151.00-157.00; 935-975 lbs
few 143.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 170.00-184.00; 500-600 lbs 157.50
-171.00; 600-700 lbs 157.50-167.00, lot 612 lbs calves 153.00; 700-765 lbs 
151.00-160.50; 800-900 lbs 142.00-151.50.  Medium and Large 2 pkg 498 lbs 164.00
pkg 192 lbs thin 152.0; 550-600 lbs few 142.00-143.00; pkg 799 lbs 145.50.
Medium 1-2 lot 436 lbs thin 166.00; pkg 534 lbs thin 160.00.  Medium 3  345-400
lbs thin 120.00-130.00; pkg 416 lbs thin 125.00; pkg 532 lbs 117.50.

   Holsteins:  Large 3  395-400 lbs 119.00-128.00; pkg 932 lbs 100.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 175.00-183.00; 400-500 lbs
155.00-178.00; 500-600 lbs 147.00-168.00; 630-700 lbs 146.50-160.00, pkg 648 lbs
calves 141.00; 700-750 lbs 144.00-155.00; 800-875 lbs 138.00-147.50; lot 982 lbs
127.00.  Medium and Large 1-2 pkg 252 lbs 162.50; 300-400 lbs 160.00-170.00, pkg
364 lbs thin 177.50; 400-500 lbs 155.00-169.00, thin 167.50-173.00; 500-600 lbs
142.00-154.00, thin 153.00-159.00; 600-700 lbs 140.00-154.00, calves 143.00-
143.50; 700-775 lbs 133.00-147.00; 800-875 lbs 125.00-143.00; pkg 974 lbs 119.00
Medium and Large 2  400-435 lbs 138.00-140.00, 450-500 lbs thin 147.00-150.00;
pkg 612 lbs 145.00.  Medium 2-3 pkg 346 lbs 135.00; lot 592 lbs thin 146.00; pkg
605 lbs 152.00.  Medium 3 lot 319 lbs thin 134.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1  275-280 lbs 232.50; 325-400 lbs 185.00-
220.00; 400-500 lbs 166.00-182.50; 500-600 lbs 149.00-164.00; 650-700 lbs 139.00
Medium and Large 1-2  325-400 lbs 170.00-210.00; 400-500 lbs 157.00-181.00; 545-
600 lbs 136.00-155.00; 600-700 lbs 138.00-139.00, calves 135.00-142.00.  Medium
and Large 2  450-500 lbs 133.00-152.50; pkg 524 lbs 141.00; lot 644 lbs 135.00.
Large 1 pkg 452 lbs 164.00; pkg 556 lbs 146.00.  Medium 1-2 pkg 496 lbs 145.00.

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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