Springfield, MO- Livestock Marketing Center: Feeder Cattle Auction Report for 06/25/2014

Thursday, June 26, 2014

Receipts:  1764    Last Week:  2020    Year Ago:  1437

   Compared to last week, feeder steers traded 5.00-10.00 higher with 
spots 15.00 higher on lightly tested yearlings.  Feeder heifers traded 
6.00-12.00 higher.  Compared to the lightly tested market last week, 
Holstein steers traded 10.00-15.00 higher.  Scattered showers across the 
area brought a large crowd out of the the hay fields and into the auction 
barn, to watch new record prices being made.  Demand was very good on a 
moderate supply.  The feeder supply consisted of 40 percent steers, 17 
percent Holstein steers, 9 percent bulls and 35 percent heifers.  Over 37 
percent of the offering weighed over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 270.00-285.00; 400-450 
lbs 272.50-277.50; 450-500 lbs 250.00-259.50; 500-550 lbs 250.00-264.00, 
few 500 lb fleshy 246.50; 550-600 lbs 240.00-249.00; 600-700 lbs 226.00-
240.00, few 651 lbs fleshy 220.00; 700-800 lbs 213.00-217.00, few 785 lbs 
unweaned calves 207.00; Pkg 5 hd 814 lbs fleshy 207.50; Medium and Large 
1-2  300-350 lbs 252.50-260.00; 400-500 lbs 238.00-250.00; 500-600 lbs 
227.50-247.00, pkg 12 hd 583 lbs thin fleshed 225.00; 600-650 lbs 223.00-
230.00; 650-700 lbs 209.50-219.50, fleshy 200.00-205.00; 700-750 lbs 
209.00-210.50, few 738 lbs fleshy 200.00; Pkg 4 hd 1053 lbs 159.00.  
Large 1  550-600 lbs 232.00-235.00; 600-650 lbs 233.00-235.50; 700-750 
lbs 211.00-217.00; 800-850 lbs 199.00-205.00.  Large 1-2  Pkg 7 hd 364 
lbs 260.00; Pkg 5 hd 455 lbs 244.00; 500-550 lbs 235.00-238.00; 550-600 
lbs 211.00-225.00; 600-700 lbs 199.00-216.50; 700-750 lbs 192.00-200.00.
   
   Feeder Holstein Steers:  Large 3  Pkg 4 hd 340 lbs 217.00; 400-450 lbs 
206.50-210.00; 450-500 lbs 186.00-193.00; 500-600 lbs 179.50-190.25; 600-
700 lbs 169.50-175.50; 700-750 lbs 162.00-173.00; 750-800 lbs 155.00-
165.50; 800-900 lbs 158.00-165.00; Pkg 6 hd 968 lbs 157.00; Few 1088 lbs 
134.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-350 lbs 277.50-279.00; 400-
500 lbs 224.50-237.00; 500-600 lbs 221.00-230.00, thin fleshed 232.00-
233.00; 600-700 lbs 210.00-221.50; 700-750 lbs 190.00-190.50; Few 836 lbs 
189.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-350 lbs 260.00-262.50; 350-400 lbs 
228.00-239.00; 400-500 lbs 210.00-227.00, few 475 lbs thin fleshed 230.00;
500-600 lbs 208.00-220.00, fleshy 202.00-206.00; 600-650 lbs 200.00-
217.00; 650-700 lbs 194.00-206.00; 700-800 lbs 169.00-186.00; Few 934 lbs 
fleshy 170.50.  Large 1  Few 602 lbs 210.00;  Large 1-2  450-500 lbs 
200.00-210.00; 500-600 lbs 205.00; few 627 lbs 203.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1  400-500 lbs 248.00-262.50; 500-550 
lbs 232.00-247.00; 550-600 lbs 222.00-228.00; 600-650 lbs 218.00-221.00;
700-750 lbs 192.00-199.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 243.00-
247.50; 400-500 lbs 225.00-241.00; 500-550 lbs 220.00-233.00; 550-600 lbs 
205.00-211.00; 600-650 lbs 203.00-214.00; 650-700 lbs 189.00-190.00; Pkg 
7 hd 713 lbs 185.00; 750-800 lbs 183.00-186.00.

Source: MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service, Springfield, MO
        Dan Hill, Market Reporter, 573-751-5618
        24 Hour Market Report 573-522-9244
        www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS136.txt

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