Carthage - Joplin Regional Stockyards: Feeder Cattle Auction for 05/04/15

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Receipts:  4343    Week Ago:  5214    Year Ago:  6166

   Compared to last week, steer calves under 600 lbs steady, steer calves and
yearling steers over 600 lbs steady to 5.00 higher Heifer calves under 550 lbs
4.00 to 8.00 higher, heifer calves and yearlings heifers over 550 lbs steady.
Demand good, supply moderate.  The feeder supply included 49 percent steers, 40
percent heifers, 11 percent bulls, with 37 percent over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  250-300 lbs 350.00-400.00; 300-400 lbs
320.00-350.00; 400-450 lbs 287.50-315.00, 450-500 lbs 280.00-295.00; 500-550 lbs
265.00-285.00, 550-600 lbs 245.00-272.50, fleshy 241.00-245.00; 600-650 lbs 
250.00-257.00, 650-700 lbs 225.00-250.00, 600-700 lbs calves 216.00-261.00; lot
750 lbs calves 217.00; 880-900 lbs 193.00-203.00; 920-940 lbs 190.00-191.35.
Medium and Large 1-2  300-360 lbs few 310.00-320.00, lot 398 lbs thin 315.00;
400-500 lbs 255.00-300.00; 500-600 lbs 236.00-270.00; 645-700 lbs 221.00-245.00;
700-800 lbs 210.00-227.00; 860-875 lbs 199.00-200.00; 900-965 lbs 183.75-192.00.
Medium and Large 2  500-520 lbs 255.00-264.00; lot 607 lbs 248.50; pkg 740 lbs
218.00; pkg 816 lbs 197.00.  Large 1 pkg 525 lbs 265.00; pkg 615 lbs calves 
235.00.  Medium 1-2  pkg 387 lbs 265.00.  Medium 2  pkg 696 lbs 208.00; pkg 827 
lbs 189.00.  Medium 3  pkg 490 lbs 235.00.  Medium 3-4  600-630 lbs 185.00-186.00
pkg 773 lbs 180.00.

   Holsteins:  Large 3  350-365 lbs 240.00-253.00; 410-430 lbs 220.00-233.00; 
pkg 522 lbs 212.00; lot 745 lbs 166.00; pkg 1044 lbs 132.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  200-300 lbs few 315.00-320.00; 300-400
lbs 270.00-317.50; 400-450 lbs 262.00-270.00, 450-500 lbs 244.00-267.50; 500-550
lbs 236.00-260.00, 550-600 lbs 227.50-236.00, fleshy 217.50-230.00; 600-700 lbs
210.00-233.00; 700-800 lbs 191.00-210.00, lot 779 lbs replacements 215.00; pkg
916 lbs 180.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  270-300 lbs 315.00-320.00; 330-400 lbs
260.00-300.00; 400-500 lbs 237.50-267.50; 500-600 lbs 210.00-252.00; 600-700 lbs
209.00-226.00; 700-800 lbs 186.00-198.00; 800-900 lbs 166.00-185.00; 900-965 lbs
167.50-175.00; pkg 1011 lbs 174.00.  Large 1  pkg 541 lbs 227.00.  Medium 2  pkg 
303 lbs 235.00; pkg 590 lbs thin 207.50; lot 762 lbs 174.00.  Medium 3  lot 490
lbs 227.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 315.00-342.50; 400-500 lbs 
265.00-307.50; 500-600 lbs 230.00-271.00; 600-675 lbs calves 215.00-233.00.
Medium and Large 1-2  325-360 lbs 290.00-322.50; 400-500 lbs 260.00-305.00; 500
-600 lbs 230.00-255.00; 600-700 lbs calves 200.00-228.00; pkg 825 lbs 181.00.

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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