Springfield, MO- Springfield Livestock Marketing Center

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Cattle Auction Report for 08/19/2015

Receipts:  1223    Last Week:  1546    Year Ago:  1291
 
   Compared to last week, steers under 750 lbs 5.00 to 10.00 lower, over 750 
lbs steady to 3.00 lower and heifers mostly steady. Demand moderate. Supply
moderate. Feeder offerings around 60 percent steers and bulls and 40 percent
heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs around 44 percent.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 294.00-320.00; 400-500 lbs 
263.00-292.00; 500-550 lbs 255.00-268.00; 600-700 lbs 215.00-234.00; 700-800
lbs 211.00-213.50; 800-900 lbs 196.00-211.00. Medium and Large 1-2  400-500
lbs 252.00-272.00; 500-600 lbs 220.00-246.00; 600-700 lbs 210.00-226.00; 69
head 738 lbs 211.75.

   Holsteins:  Large 3  scarce

   Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 255.00-303.00; 400-500 lbs 240.00- 
260.00; 500-600 lbs 218.00-233.00; 600-700 lbs 207.00-221.00; 700-750 lbs 190.00
-206.00. Medium and Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 213.00-242.00; 500-600 lbs 200.00-
224.00; 600-700 lbs 198.00-209.00; 700-750 lbs 196.50-198.00.

   Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1  300-350 lbs 302.00-317.50; pkg 525 lbs
244.00. Medium and Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 237.00-292.00; 500-600 lbs 205.00-
240.00; 600-700 lbs 200.00-216.00; 700-750 lbs 195.00-211.00.

Source: MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Springfield, MO
        Brian K. Fleischmann, Market Reporter, 573-751-5618
        24 Hour Market Report 573-522-9244
        www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS136.txt

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