Springfield, MO- Livestock Marketing Center: Feeder Cattle Auction Report for 04/09/14

Thursday, April 10, 2014

Receipts:  1962    Last Week:  1933    Year Ago:  2543

   Compared to last week, steer and heifer calves steady, not enough yearlings
for a good market test.  Not enough Holsteins last week for a good price
comparison, compared to two weeks ago, steady to 4.00 lower.  Demand moderate
to good, supply moderate.  The feeder supply included 29 percent steers, 33
percent Holsteins, 29 percent heifers, 09 percent bulls, with 28 percent over
600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  245-275 lbs 262.50-263.00; 340-400 lbs
235.00-253.00; 400-500 lbs 215.50-245.00, few 450-500 lbs fleshy 212.00-214.00;
500-600 lbs 207.00-216.50, fleshy 194.00-210.00; pkg 606 lbs 209.00, pkg 653 lbs
calves 170.00; 700-735 lbs 179.00-188.00; pkg 817 lbs 170.50.  Medium and Large
1-2  340-400 lbs 220.00-231.50; 400-500 lbs 209.00-234.00; 500-575 lbs 198.00
-202.00, thin 213.00-216.00; 600-700 lbs 170.50-199.00; 700-760 lbs 174.00-
178.00; 835-855 lbs 160.50-168.50.  Medium and Large 2-3 pkg 514 lbs 175.00.
Large 1 pkg 477 lbs 216.00; pkg 578 lbs 185.00; 620-640 lbs calves 185.00-189.50
Medium 3 pkg 638 lbs 139.50; 800-815 lbs 108.50-110.00.  Medium 3-4 pkg 363 lbs
105.00.  Small 4 Jerseys pkg 110.00; 600-640 lbs 94.00-104.50; pkg 998 lbs 89.00

   Holsteins: Large 3  200-300 lbs 160.00-189.00; 300-400 lbs 145.00-164.00; 400
-500 lbs 145.00-159.00; 500-600 lbs 144.00-154.25; 600-700 lbs 133.00-138.00;
700-800 lbs 130.00-141.25; lot 809 lbs 136.25; 910-915 lbs 120.00-121.00; pkg
1002 lbs 110.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 pkg 294 lbs 232.00; 300-400 lbs 210.00-
227.00; 400-450 lbs 211.00-222.00, 450-500 lbs 199.00-210.50; 500-550 lbs 193.00
-203.00, 550-600 lbs 185.00-194.00, pkg 593 lbs fleshy 175.00; 600-655 lbs
174.00-183.50; 700-725 lbs 163.00-166.50, pkg 740 lbs calves 150.00; lot 918 lbs
144.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 204.00-225.00; 400-475 lbs 194.00-
210.50; 500-600 lbs 170.00-195.00; 600-670 lbs 164.00-169.00; lot 772 lbs 157.50
pkg 828 lbs thin 153.50.  Large 1 pkg 550 lbs 190.00.  Large 1-2 pkg 412 lbs 
202.00; pkg 544 lbs 170.00.  Medium 1 pkg 353 lbs 198.00.  Medium 1-2 pkk 507
lbs 191.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1 lot 369 lbs 235.00; 450-500 lbs 215.00-
226.00; 575-600 lbs 185.00-194.00; 600-675 lbs calves 174.00-194.00; pkg 723
lbs calves 170.00.  Medium and Large 1-2 pkg 247 lbs thin 242.50; 450-475 lbs
207.00-219.00; 500-600 lbs 180.00-191.00; pkg 718 lbs 176.50; pkg 864 lbs
144.00.  Medium and Large 2 pkg 378 lbs 210.00; lot 589 lbs thin 178.00.

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_LS136.txt

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