Carthage- Joplin Regional Stockyards: Feeder Cattle Auction for 05/05/14

Tuesday, May 6, 2014

Receipts:  6166    Last Week:  3400    Year Ago:  4240

   Compared to last week, steers calves, yearling steers and heifer calves under
500 lbs 2.00 to 5.00 higher, heifer calves over 500 lbs steady, yearling heifers
steady to 2.00 higher.  Demand good, supply moderate.  The bulk of the offering
was fleshy calves, with a few wean-vac calves and yearlings.  The feeder supply
included 55 percent steers, 43 percent heifers, 07 percent bulls, with 28 
percent over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1 pkg 294 lbs 282.50; 300-350 lbs 260.00
-278.00, 350-400 lbs 245.00-257.50; 400-450 lbs 230.00-246.00, 450-500 lbs
212.50-240.00, pkg 454 lbs thin 247.00; 500-600 lbs 204.00-227.00, pkg 527 lbs
thin 235.00, fleshy 197.50-207.00; 600-700 lbs 193.00-217.00, calves 180.00-
208.00; 700-725 calves 173.00-181.00, 740-800 lbs 180.00-185.00; lot 800 lbs
fleshy 171.00, 850-900 lbs 164.00-173.25.  Medium and Large 1-2  270-280 lbs
280.00-302.50; 330-400 lbs 232.50-250.00; 400-500 lbs 207.50-235.00; 500-575 lbs
207.00-220.00, lot 554 lbs fleshy 201.00; 600-700 lbs 190.00-201.00, thin 198.00
-214.00, calves 179.00-191.00; 700-800 lbs 177.00-189.00, lot 708 lbs thin
196.00; 800-865 lbs 162.00-172.50; lot 905 lbs 154.00; pkg 1021 lbs 144.00.
Medium and Large 2 pkg 608 lbs calves 185.00, lot 620 lbs thin 207.50; pkg 912
lbs 156.00.  Large 1  425-480 lbs 213.00-225.00; lot 546 lbs 212.50.  Medium 1-2
pkg 389 lbs 180.00; 500-600 lbs 177.50-193.00.

   Feeder Holstein Steers:  Large 3 lot 439 lbs 152.00; pkg 504 lbs 138.00; 730
-780 lbs 123.00-128.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 pkg 245.00 lbs 237.50; 325-350 lbs 228.00
-237.50, 350-400 lbs 218.00-227.50; 400-450 lbs 209.00-220.00, 450-500 lbs
199.00-215.00; 500-550 lbs 190.00-206.00, 550-600 lbs 180.00-196.00; 600-700 lbs
172.00-192.00; pkg 720 lbs Replacements 175.00, 740-800 lbs 163.00-165.00; 800-
900 lbs 155.00-163.00; pkg 998 lbs 144.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  260-280 lbs
220.00-240.00; 325-400 lbs 210.00-225.00, pkg 358 lbs thin 235.00; 400-500 lbs
190.00-210.00, thin 205.00-215.50; 500-600 lbs 175.00-199.00; 600-700 lbs 170.00
-181.00, lot 617 lbs thin 183.00, calves 162.00-174.00; 700-770 lbs 162.50-
171.50, thin 167.00-178.00; 800-825 lbs 159.00-161.00.  Medium and Large 2 pkg
377 lbs 201.00, pkg 661 lbs 168.00.  Large 1  445-475 lbs 203.00-214.00; 535-600
lbs 181.00-185.00; pkg 677 lbs 171.00.  Medium 1-2  500-565 lbs 177.50-187.50.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 238.00-258.00; 400-500 lbs
214.00-230.00; 500-565 lbs 197.50-216.00; 630-645 lbs calves 179.00-180.00.
Medium and Large 1-2 pkg 291 lbs 295.00; 350-400 lbs 220.00-237.00; 400-500 lbs
214.00-230.00, pkg 427 lbs thin 233.00; 500-565 lbs 199.00-207.50; 650-700 lbs
calves 178.00-182.00; lot 720 lbs 175.00.  Small 1-2 pkg 570 lbs 160.00.

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_LS151.txt
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