Springfield, MO- Livestock Marketing Center: Feeder Cattle Auction Report for 07/23/14

Thursday, July 24, 2014

Receipts:  1460    Last Week:  1691    Last Year:  1421

   Compared to last week, steers under 600 lbs and heifers (all weights) 4.00 to
10.00 higher, steers over 600 lbs and Holsteins steady to 5.00 higher compared
to a light test last week.  Demand good, supply moderate.  Cattle Buyers are
paying more attention to hair coat with the hot, humid temperatures.  The feeder
supply included 17 percent steers, 29 percent Holsteins, 43 percent heifers,
10 percent bulls, with 40 percent over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  400-440 lbs 266.00-282.50; 540-600 lbs
241.00-263.50; 600-675 lbs 223.00-238.00; pkg 743 lbs 222.00; 825-840 lbs 209.00
-212.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  550-565 lbs 235.00-247.00; pkg 713 lbs 206.00.
Medium and Large 2 pkg 491 lbs 220.00; pkg 578 lbs 216.00.  Large 1 pkg 458 lbs
251.00; 550-565 lbs 236.00-244.00; pkg 611 lbs 224.00; pkg 712 lbs 207.00; pkg
877 lbs 193.50.  Medium 3  335-380 lbs 186.00-191.00; lot 497 lbs 171.00; pkg
522 lbs thin 215.00; pkg 664 lbs 150.00.

   Holsteins: Large 3 pkg 283 lbs 195.00; 335-400 lbs 202.00-210.00; 400-500 lbs
190.00-210.00, pkg 475 lbs thin 188.00; 500-535 lbs 188.50-206.00; 600-700 lbs
170.00-190.50; 700-800 lbs 171.50-177.00; 800-900 lbs 164.00-168.00; 900-930 lbs
159.50-160.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  330-400 lbs 254.00-270.00; 425-475 lbs
241.00-251.00; 500-600 lbs 230.00-242.00; 600-700 lbs 216.00-233.50; 745-775 lbs
200.00-207.50.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 240.00-260.00; 400-500 lbs 
223.00-244.00, pkg 480 lbs thin 245.00; 500-600 lbs 210.00-229.00; 600-700 lbs
195.00-219.00; pkg 776 lbs 197.00; pkg 833 lbs 151.00.  Large 1  460-490 lbs 
236.00-239.00; 525-575 lbs 232.00-238.50; pkg 606 lbs calves 219.00.  Medium 3
pkg 440 lbs 205.00, pkg 472 lbs thin 213.00; lot 572 lbs thin 198.50.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1  380-395 lbs 265.00-266.00; 425-500 lbs
240.00-270.00; 500-600 lbs 220.00-240.00; 600-655 lbs 213.00-222.00, 600-700 lbs
calves 203.00-215.00; pkg 915 lbs 150.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  490-500 lbs
230.00-231.00; pkg 674 lbs 208.00; pkg 775 lbs 181.00.  Large 3  400-415 lbs 
Holsteins 185.00-190.00.

Source: MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service, Springfield, 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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