Springfield, MO- Livestock Marketing Center: Feeder Cattle Auction Report for 04/30/14

Thursday, May 1, 2014

Receipts:  1202    Last Week:  1992    Year Ago:  1891

   Compared to last week, steer and heifer calves 5.00 to 12.00 higher,
yearlings steady to 5.00 higher on a limited test, Holsteins under 400 lbs
steady, over 400 lbs 5.00 to 7.00 lower on a light test.  Demand good, supply
moderate.  The feeder supply included 36 percent steers, 11 percent Holsteins,
40 percent heifers, 12 percent bulls, with 21 percent over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  325-400 lbs 239.00-274.00; 400-450 lbs 
240.00-256.00, 450-500 lbs 221.50-236.00; 500-600 lbs 211.00-226.00; 600-675 lbs
calves 185.00-212.50; lot 706 lbs 188.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs
218.00-259.00; 400-500 lbs 213.00-220.00, pkg 477 lbs thin 228.00; 500-600 lbs
204.00-220.00; pkg 641 lbs thin 199.00.  Large 1-2  525-555 lbs 196.50-204.50;
pkg 787 lbs 163.00.  Medium 1  400-500 lbs few 192.00-202.50.  Medium 3 pkg 485
lbs 118.00; lot 773 lbs 127.00.

   Holsteins: Large 3  325-400 lbs 160.00-165.00; 465-500 lbs 154.00-155.00; 500
-565 lbs 150.00-157.00; pkg 612 lbs thin 134.00, 630-635 lbs 140.00-142.50; pkg
728 lbs 134.00; pkg 834 lbs 125.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 pkg 292 lbs 232.00; 300-400 lbs 221.00-
237.00; 400-500 lbs 208.00-230.00; 500-575 lbs 193.00-219.50; 675-680 lbs 174.00
-175.00; pkg 821 lbs 163.50.  Medium and Large 1-2 pkg 294 lbs thin 229.00; 335-
370 lbs 207.00-220.00; 400-500 lbs 190.00-214.00; 500-600 lbs 175.00-204.50; 600
-640 lbs 172.00-177.00, pkg 786 lbs full 150.50.  Medium and Large 2 pgk 316 lbs
225.00; pkg 440 lbs thin 196.50, pkg 485 lbs 189.00; pkg 592 lbs 174.00; pkg 638
lbs 170.00.  Medium 3 pkg 460 lbs thin 184.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1  435-500 lbs 205.00-232.00; 500-550 lbs few
208.00-209.50; pkg 694 lbs calves 171.00; 775-785 lbs few 166.00.  Medium and
Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 235.00-256.00; pkg 448 lbs 230.00; 525-600 lbs 185.00-
199.00; 640-660 lbs 187.50-190.00; pkg 905 lbs 148.00.  Large 12 pkg 721 lbs
166.00.  Large 3 lot 412 lbs Holsteins 156.00.

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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