Springfield, MO - Springfield Livestock Marketing Center: Feeder Cattle Auction Report for 08/13/14

Thursday, August 14, 2014

Receipts:  1850    Week Ago:  1421    Year Ago:  1626

   Compared to last week, feeder steers and heifers sold 4.00 to 10.00 lower 
with the sharpest decline on heifers under 600 lbs. Cattle futures lower again 
Wednesday after Tuesday’s sharp losses and local trade followed suit. Supply and 
demand moderate.  The feeder supply consisted of 35 percent steers, 26 percent 
Holsteins steers, 9 percent bulls and 30 percent heifers; 49 percent of all the 
feeder cattle weighed over 600 lbs. 
	
   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 315.00-325.00; 400-500 lbs 
269.00-308.00; pkg 495 lbs fleshy 248.00; 500-600 lbs 243.00-256.00, pkg 520 lbs 
fleshy 240.00; 600-700 lbs 220.00-244.00, fleshy/calves 215.50-220.00; 700-800 
lbs 210.00-217.50.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 300.00-312.50; 400-500 lbs 
240.00-250.00; 500-600 lbs 229.00-239.00; 600-700 lbs 218.00-231.00; 700-800 lbs 
200.00-213.50; pkg 868 lbs 203.75.  Medium and Large 2  600-700 lbs 209.00-
225.00.  Large 1 lot 10 hd 608 lbs 231.50; pkg 717 lbs 200.00.  Large 1-2  pkg 
545 lbs 241.50; pkg 658 lbs 230.00.  Medium 2  500-600 lbs 219.00-226.00.  Small 
and Medium 2  lot 10 hd 450 lbs 201.00.      

   Feeder Holstein:  Steers Large 3  pkg 293 lbs 200.00; pkg 324 lbs 210.00; 
400-500 lbs 175.00-195.00; 500-600 lbs 170.00-195.00; 600-700 lbs 165.50-186.50; 
700-800 lbs 162.50-175.50; 800-900 lbs 165.50-174.00; 900-1000 lbs 160.00-
164.00; 1000-1100 lbs 130.00-156.75.  

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 340 lbs 289.00; 400-500 lbs 239.00-
254.00; 500-600 lbs 230.00-237.00; lot 643 lbs 227.00; pkg 750 lbs 196.00.  
Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 261.00-281.00; 400-500 lbs 225.00-249.00; 500-
600 lbs 215.00-237.50; 600-700 lbs 200.00-218.00; pkg 704 lbs 203.00; pkg 939 
lbs fleshy 165.00.  Medium and Large 2  300-400 lbs 241.00-265.00; 400-500 lbs 
217.00-228.00; 500-600 lbs 202.00-210.00; 600-700 lbs 190.00-200.00; 700-800 lbs 
185.00-192.50.  Large 1  500-600 lbs 216.00-233.50.  Large 1-2  pkg 379 lbs 
247.00; lot 15 hd 444 lbs 240.00; 500-600 lbs 217.50-225.00; 600-700 lbs 199.50-
214.00.  

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1  500-600 lbs 233.00-241.00.  Medium and 
Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 227.00-280.00; 400-500 lbs 240.00-264.00; 500-600 lbs 
215.00-234.00; 600-700 lbs 198.00-219.50; 700-800 lbs 190.00-201.00.  Medium and 
Large 2  pkg 579 lbs 214.00.  Medium 2  pkg 818 lbs 160.00.  

Source:  MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service 
         Tracey Thompson, Market Reporter, (573) 751-5618
         24 Hour Market Report 1-573-522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS136.txt