Springfield, MO- Livestock Marketing Center: Feeder Cattle Auction Report for 10/30/13

Thursday, October 31, 2013

Receipts:  1474    Last Week:  2604    Year Ago:  1717

   Compared to last week, steer and heifer calves and a light test of yearlings
steady to 3.00 lower, except the front-end heifer calves under 550 lbs 2.00 to
4.00 higher.  Holsteins not well tested.  Demand moderate to good, supply 
moderate.  Heavy rain showers the last two days curtailed the receipts and
dampened the demand.  The feeder supply included 41 percent steers, 06 percent
Holsteins, 42 percent heifers, 11 percent bulls, with 33 percent over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  400-500 lbs 176.50-197.00; 500-600 lbs
173.50-183.50; pkg 611 lbs calves 172.50; 700-720 lbs 160.00-161.50, 700-750 lbs
calves 150.00-153.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 165.00-191.00; 500-600
lbs 157.00-171.50; 600-675 lbs 153.50-165.00, calves 143.00-159.00; 700-750 lbs
156.50-158.50, pkg 702 lbs calves 150.00; pkg 808 lbs 147.50.  Medium and Large
2  345-365 lbs 169.00; pkg 490 lbs 148.00; pkg 520 lbs 140.00; pkg 645 lbs 
153.00; pkg 801 lbs 140.00.  Large 1 lot 530 lbs 179.00; pkg 632 lbs calves
156.00; pkg 963 lbs 132.50.  Large 1-2 pkg 1006 lbs 130.00.  Medium 1-2 pkg 540
lbs 152.00; pkg 616 lbs calves 154.50; 650-700 lbs 130.00-150.00.

   Holsteins: Large 3 lot 328 lbs 137.00; 525-600 lbs 118.00-118.50; 650-700 lbs
106.00-110.00; pkg 720 lbs 107.50; 900-925 lbs 98.00-100.50.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 165.50-178.50; 400-500 lbs
161.00-169.00; 500-550 lbs 150.00-174.00, 550-600 lbs 140.00-157.50; 600-700 lbs
142.00-153.00, 600-640 lbs calves 144.00-150.00; pkg 710 lbs 147.00.  Medium and 
Large 1-2 pkg 305 lbs 151.00; 400-500 lbs 144.00-160.50; 500-600 lbs 140.00-
153.00, pkg 560 lbs fleshy 135.00; 600-700 lbs 138.50-150.00, calves 130.00-
137.50; 700-800 lbs 132.00-138.50.  Medium and Large 2  425-450 lbs 139.00-
149.00; pkg 531 lbs 133.50; pkg 682 lbs thin 137.00; pkg 710 lbs 132.00.  Medium
1-2  435-500 lbs 130.00-140.00; pkg 550 lbs 143.00; pkg 675 lbs 144.00.  Medium 
2 pkg 385 lbs 140.00; pkg 678 lbs full 125.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1 pkg 468 lbs 168.00; 500-600 lbs 158.00-
166.00; pkg 613 lbs calves 156.50.  Medium and Large 1-2  400-475 lbs 156.00-
176.00, pkg 486 lbs thin 161.00; 530-575 lbs 148.00-150.00; 600-635 lbs calves
150.00-157.50; 700-730 lbs calves 140.00.  Large 1 pkg 478 lbs 169.00; pkg 528
lbs 153.00; pkg 714 lbs calves 135.00.  Medium 1-2  370-400 lbs 150.00-160.00.
Medium 3 pkg 518 lbs thin 129.00.

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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