Carthage - Joplin Regional Stockyards: Feeder Cattle Auction for 10/13/14

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Receipts:  2930    Week Ago:  3900    Year Ago:  5578

   Compared to last week, steer and heifer calves and yearlings steady, except
yearling steers over 700 lbs steady to 2.00 higher.  Demand good, supply light.
Thunder storms and heavy rain across the trade area curtailed receipts.  The
feeder supply included 49 percent steers, 37 percent heifers, 14 percent bulls,
with 35 percent over 600 lbs.

***Note:  Joplin Regional Stockyards will have a Special Video Auction on
Monday, October 20, 2014 following the regular feeder cattle sale.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 348 lbs 332.50, pkg 347 lbs weaned 
350.00; 400-500 lbs 280.00-315.00, lot 405 lbs weaned 337.50; 500-600 lbs 262.00
-278.00, lot 504 lbs weaned 286.00; 600-700 lbs 250.00-257.00, calves 234.00-
245.00; 725-800 lbs 233.00-245.00; lot 812 lbs 235.00; pkg 1033 lbs 200.00.
Medium and Large 1-2  325-365 lbs 312.50-330.00, pkg 375 lbs thin 330.00; 400
-500 lbs 265.00-300.00; 500-600 lbs 237.00-269.00, 570-600 lbs full 230.00-
235.00; 600-700 lbs 232.50-252.50, pkg 653 lbs thin 257.00, calves 224.00-
241.00; 725-780 lbs 230.00-238.00; two load lot 899 lbs 219.25.  Medium and
Large 2  pkg 469 lbs 255.00; 550-600 lbs 240.00-250.00; 600-700 lbs 220.00-
242.00; pkg 741 lbs 222.00.  Large 1  475-500 lbs 265.50-285.00; 500-535 lbs
260.00-270.00; pkg 622 lbs calves 235.00.  Medium 2  lot 516 lbs 235.00.  Medium 
2-3  pkg 560 lbs 225.00; pkg 621 lbs 220.00.  Small 4  pkg 259 lbs 175.00.

   Feeder Holstein Steers:  Large 3  lot 478 lbs 178.00; lot 551 lbs 182.50; 680
-700 lbs 173.00-179.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 292 lbs weaned 340.00; pkg 383 lbs
285.00, pkg 378 lbs weaned 290.00; 400-450 lbs 257.50-275.00, 490-500 lbs 247.50
-250.00; 500-600 lbs 220.00-247.50, lot 532 lbs thin 256.00; 640-700 lbs 232.50
-239.00; lot 730 lbs 219.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  275-280 lbs 265.00-307.50;
345-400 lbs 260.00-275.00, thin or weaned 271.00-280.00; 400-500 lbs 235.00-
260.00, pkg 409 lbs weaned 270.00; 500-600 lbs 220.00-235.00, weaned 232.50-
252.50; 600-700 lbs 220.00-225.00, pkg 614 lbs calves 220.00; 700-750 lbs 205.00
-223.00;lot 881 lbs 207.00; lot 905 lbs 190.00.  Medium and Large 2  325-400 lbs
225.00-265.00; 400-500 lbs 229.00-240.00; pkg 598 lbs 211.00; 700-750 lbs 204.00
-205.00; pkg 894 lbs 203.00.  Large 1 pgk 488 lbs 233.00; 540-600 lbs 217.00-
228.00.  Medium 2-3 pkg 220 lbs 255.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 371 lbs 330.00; 450-500 lbs 270.00
-295.00; 500-600 lbs 232.50-260.00; 600-665 lbs calves 220.00-229.00.  Medium
and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 280.00-330.00; 425-500 lbs 257.50-290.00, pkg 446 lbs
weaned 310.00; 500-600 lbs 223.00-260.00; 600-655 lbs calves 215.00-225.00; pkg
725 lbs calves 214.00, pkg 783 lbs 195.00.  Medium and Large 2  pkg 382 lbs
260.00; pkg 402 lbs 270.00.  Medium 1-2  pkg 358 lbs 230.00; 450-500 lbs 210.00
-245.00.

Source:  MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Carthage, 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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