Carthage- Joplin Regional Stockyards: Feeder Cattle Auction for 05/12/14

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Receipts:  5511    Last Week:  6166    Year Ago:  4890

   Compared to last week, steer calves and yearling steers steady to 4.00
higher, heifer calves and yearling heifers 2.00 to 5.00 higher.  Demand good,
supply moderate.  Optimistic buyers rapidly absorbed the offering.  Feeder
Cattle futures trading higher and Corn futures trading lower.  Rain showers
are moving through the trade area.   The feeder supply included 54 percent
steers, 37 percent heifers, 08 percent bulls, with 49 percent over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  275-300 lbs 290.00-305.00; 325-400 lbs
241.00-275.00; 400-450 lbs 237.50-245.00, 450-500 lbs 221.00-240.00; 500-550 lbs
217.00-232.00, 550-600 lbs 212.00-225.00; 600-700 lbs 196.00-215.00, pkg 606 lbs 
thin 222.00, calves 188.00-207.00; 700-775 184.00-195.00; 800-875 lbs 171.00-
180.00; load lot 909 lbs 172.50.  Medium and Large 1-2  335-400 lbs 232.50-
240.00; 400-500 lbs 215.00-237.50; 500-600 lbs 205.00-223.00, pkg 551 lbs thin
226.00; 600-670 lbs 197.50-215.00, pkg 623 lbs calves 190.00; 700-800 lbs 178.50
-193.00; 800-855 lbs 173.00-177.00; load lot 909 lbs 161.50.  Medium and Large 2
pkg 278 lbs 265.00; pkg 357 lbs 220.00; 400-500 lbs 219.00-236.00; pkg 560 lbs
213.00; lot 608 lbs 203.00; lot 710 lbs 185.50; lot 842 lbs 164.00.  Medium and
Large 3 lot 753 lbs 140.00.  Large 1 pkg 589 lbs 210.00.  Medium 2-3 pkg 225 lbs
245.00; pkg 360 lbs 222.50.  Medium 3 pkg 727 lbs 127.00.

   Feeder Holstein Steers:  Large 3 pkg 481 lbs 139.00; 650-700 lbs 127.50-
140.00; pkg 822 lbs 126.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-350 lbs 247.50-265.00, 350-400 lbs
215.00-230.00; 400-450 lbs 210.00-227.00, 450-500 lbs 203.00-218.00; 500-550 lbs
195.00-215.00, fleshy 191.00-195.00, 550-600 lbs 187.00-202.00, fleshy 181.00-
187.00; 600-700 lbs 172.50-202.00; lot 605 lbs Replacements 205.00; 700-800 lbs
169.00-182.00; 800-815 lbs 161.00-165.00.  Medium and Large 1-2 pkg 296 lbs 
250.00; 350-400 lbs 217.00-235.00; 400-500 lbs 197.00-217.00; 500-575 lbs 186.00
-202.00, pkg 545 lbs fleshy 184.00, 525-535 lbs thin 208.00-209.00; 600-700 lbs
163.00-181.00; 700-750 lbs 160.00-175.00; 800-850 lbs 149.00-150.00; pkg 936 lbs
146.00; pkg 1025 lbs 135.00.  Medium and Large 2 pkg 270 lbs 230.00; pkg 357 lbs
220.00, pkg 409 lbs 188.00; pkg 509 lbs 188.00.  Large 1  400-420 lbs 215.00.
Large 1-2 pkg 914 lbs 146.00.  Medium 1 pkg 561 lbs 182.50.  Medium 2-3 pkg 430
lbs 169.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1  345-400 lbs 242.50-267.50; 400-500 lbs
215.00-235.00; 500-600 lbs 192.50-218.00; 600-630 lbs calves 179.00-186.00; pkg
787 lbs calves 156.00.  Medium and Large 1-2 pkg 278 lbs 295.00; 350-365 lbs
237.50-; 450-500 lbs 210.00-226.00; 500-600 lbs 195.00-216.00; pkg 610 lbs thin
184.00.  Medium 1 pkg 571 lbs 167.50.

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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