Carthage- Joplin Regional Stockyards: Feeder Cattle Auction for 4/28/14

Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Receipts:  3400    Last Week:  4663    Year Ago:  4333

   Compared to last week, steer and heifer calves steady to 3.00 higher, 
yearlings steady.  Demand moderate to good, supply moderate.  The USDA Cattle
On Feed report showed 99 percent On Feed, 95 percent Placements, 96 percent
Marketed.  The feeder supply included 46 percent steers, 42 percent heifers,
11 percent bulls, with 27 percent over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1 pkg 298 lbs 280.00; 300-400 lbs 237.00-
260.00; 400-450 lbs 223.00-255.00, 450-500 lbs 214.00-232.50, pkg 487 lbs fleshy
211.00; 500-600 lbs 202.00-225.00, fleshy 191.00-205.00; 600-700 lbs 191.00-
213.00, calves 182.00-202.00; 700-800 lbs 173.00-191.00; 875-900 lbs 161.00-
166.00; two load lot 912 lbs 161.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  260-300 lbs 237.50
-267.50; 345-380 lbs 232.50-234.00; 400-500 lbs 212.00-229.00, pkg 417 lbs thin
227.50; pkg 504 lbs thin 216.00, pkg 529 lbs fleshy 195.00, 530-575 lbs 199.00-
207.00; pkg 620 lbs thin 207.00, 650-700 lbs 177.00-189.00; 750-800 lbs 169.50-
170.00; 800-840 lbs 164.00-170.50.  Medium and Large 2 pkg 622 lbs 176.00; pkg
849 lbs 159.00.  Large 1  430-465 lbs 219.00-227.50; pkg 549 lbs 200.00.  Medium
1-2 lot 796 lbs 169.00.  Medium 3 pkg 492 lbs 132.50; pkg 635 lbs 129.00.  Small
4 pkg 410 lbs 122.50.

   Holsteins Steers:  Large 3 pkg 349 lbs 155.00; pkg 478 lbs 141.00.

   Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1  280-300 lbs 230.00; 300-400 lbs 212.50-
240.00; 400-450 lbs 202.00-222.50, 450-500 lbs 199.00-210.00; 500-600 lbs 189.00
-205.00, 550-600 lbs fleshy 177.00-189.00; 600-700 lbs 171.00-183.00, calves
169.00-178.00; 750-755 lbs 167.00-169.00; pkg 827 lbs 167.00; 900-965 lbs 153.00
-156.50; 1000-1065 lbs 138.00-145.00.  Medium and Large 1-2 pkg 278 lbs 232.50;
300-400 lbs 208.00-225.00; 400-500 lbs 189.00-206.00; 525-600 lbs 181.00-190.00;
600-700 lbs 165.00-182.00; 700-800 lbs 149.00-160.00; 820-855 lbs 149.00.
Medium and Large 2  600-640 lbs 159.00-162.00.  Large 1 pkg 310 lbs 212.00; lot
410 lbs 200.00; 500-550 lbs 175.00-187.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1 pkg 308 lbs 270.00; 450-500 lbs 210.00-
229.00; 500-600 lbs 181.00-216.00; 600-650 lbs calves 177.00-178.00; pkg 742
lbs 167.00, pkg 743 lbs calves 159.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  260-290 lbs
260.00; 330-400 lbs 217.50-235.00; 400-500 lbs 198.00-230.00; 500-600 lbs
179.00-207.00; pkg 608 lbs calves 172.50, pkg 678 lbs 172.00.  Large 1 pkg 608
lbs calves 172.50.

Source:  MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service, 
         Rick Huffman, Market Reporter, 573-751-5618
         24 Hour Market Report 1-573-522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS758.txt
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