Springfield, MO- Livestock Marketing Center: Feeder Cattle Auction Report for 08/12/15

Thursday, August 13, 2015

Receipts:  1546    Last Week:  794    Year Ago:  1849

   Compared to last week, steer calves under 450 lbs steady, 450 to 650 lbs 3.00
to 8.00 lower, over 650 lbs steady to 3.00 higher, heifers steady.  Holsteins
compared to the last good test three weeks ago, under 500 lbs steady, 500 
weights 5.00 to 15.00 higher, over 600 lbs steady, with 700 weights 3.00 to 5.00
higher.  Demand and supply moderate.  The feeder supply included 34 percent
steers, 17 percent Holsteins, 37 percent heifers, 12 percent bulls, with 42
percent over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  400-450 lbs 289.00-317.50; 450-500 lbs
258.00-289.00; 500-600 lbs 246.00-257.50; 600-700 lbs 228.00-239.50; 730-800 lbs
211.00-223.25; 800-870 lbs 199.00-213.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 
254.00-280.00; 500-600 lbs 237.00-256.00; 600-700 lbs 219.00-233.00; 700-735 lbs
few 210.00-220.00; 870-900 lbs 194.00-196.00.  Medium and Large 2 pkg 1082 lbs
172.50.  Large 1 pkg 742 lbs 209.00.  Large 3 pkg 764 lbs Swiss 155.00.  Medium 
1 pkg 746 lbs 210.50.  Medium 1-2 pkg 444 lbs 240.00; 520-575 lbs 232.00-235.00;
pkg 744 lbs 235.00.  Medium 3  660-700 lbs 146.50-160.00.  Small and Medium 3 
pkg 547 lbs 208.00.

   Holsteins: Large 3  200-300 lbs 250.00-260.00; pkg 386 lbs 226.00; 400-460 
lbs 217.00-228.00; 500-600 lbs 190.00-217.00; 600-650 lbs 173.00-181.00; 700-800
lbs 160.00-167.00; 800-845 lbs 153.00-155.00; 940-970 lbs 135.00-150.00; pkg
1007 lbs 153.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 253.00-265.00; 400-435 lbs
246.00-253.00, 450-500 lbs 239.00-250.00; 500-550 lbs 230.00-237.00, 550-600 lbs
219.00-236.00; 600-675 lbs 209.00-225.50, lot 603 lbs replacements 229.00; 800-
850 lbs 187.50-192.50.  Medium and Large 1-2 pkg 225 lbs 320.00; pkg 383 lbs 
240.00; 400-500 lbs 225.00-249.00; 500-600 lbs 210.00-224.00, pkg 526 lbs thin
228.00; 600-700 lbs 200.00-213.50; 700-760 lbs 190.00-190.50.  Medium and Large
2  500-505 lbs 210.00-217.00; pkg 603 lbs thin 217.00.  Large 1 pkg 348 lbs 
272.50; pkg 710 lbs 193.50; pkg 1078 lbs 129.00.  Medium 1-2 pkg 564 lbs 215.00.
Medium 2-3 pkg 481 lbs thin 217.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1  335-400 lbs 314.00-318.00; 400-430 lbs
285.00-321.00; 500-600 lbs 228.00-243.00; 600-635 lbs calves 223.00-227.00, pkg
670 lbs 230.00; pkg 728 lbs calves 200.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  345-385 lbs
290.00-300.00; 400-500 lbs 243.00-268.00; pkg 516 lbs 247.00; 600-700 lbs calves
207.00-221.00.  Large 1 pkg 401 lbs 288.00; 515-545 lbs 228.00-231.00.  Medium
1-2 pkg 531 lbs 226.00.

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