Springfield - Springfield Livestock Marketing Center

Thursday, December 10, 2015

Feeder Cattle Auction Report for 12/9/15
 
Receipts:  3474    Last Week:  2464    Year Ago:  2683
 
   Compared to last week, steer calves 12.00 to 17.00 lower, heifer calves and
yearlings 10.00 to 15.00 lower.  No recent test of Holsteins for a price
comparison, undertone lower.  Demand moderate to light, supply heavy.  Live
Cattle and Feeder Cattle futures trading sharply lower.  Slaughter steers and
heifers traded at 119.00.  The feeder supply included 41 percent steers, 13
Holsteins, 38 percent heifers, 08 percent bulls, with 38 percent over 600 lbs.

***Note: Wednesday, December 16, will be the last feeder cattle sale at
Springfield Livestock Marketing Center for 2015.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1 pkg 389 lbs 186.00; 400-450 lbs 184.00-195.50,
450-500 lbs 171.50-186.00; 500-550 lbs 154.00-181.00, 550-600 lbs 150.00-167.00;
600-700 lbs 133.50-154.00, calves 132.00-155.00; 700-800 lbs 147.00-151.00, calves
or fleshy 134.00-145.00; lot 924 lbs 138.00; pkg 1049 lbs 128.00.  Medium and Large
1-2 pkg 283 lbs 175.00; 300-365 lbs 172.00-194.00, pkg 387 lbs thin 194.00; 400-500
lbs 165.00-183.00; 500-600 lbs 140.00-162.50, lot 500 lbs thin 179.00; 600-700 lbs
140.00-145.00; 700-800 lbs 135.00-146.50; 800-865 lbs 139.00-147.00.  Medium and
Large 2  330-335 lbs few 140.00; 490-495 lbs 145.00-146.00; 580-595 lbs 139.00; 625
-675 lbs 119.00-122.00.  Large 1 pkg 390 lbs 175.00; lot 512 lbs 157.00; 600-650 lbs
146.00-147.50.  Large 3 lot 796 lbs Guernsey 55.00.  Medium 3 lot 489 lbs thin
122.00; pkg 663 lbs 110.00. Small 3-4  430-500 lbs 63.00.  Small 4 pkg 387 lbs
60.00; 480-485 lbs 60.00. 
 
   Holsteins: Large 3 lot 162 lbs 157.50; 385-395 lbs 110.00-115.00; 400-500 lbs
106.00-115.00, pkg 491 lbs thin 91.00; 500-600 lbs 98.00-108.00, thin 70.00-90.00;
600-700 lbs 96.00-112.00, pkg 669 lbs thin 90.00; 700-800 lbs 90.00-99.50; 825-900
lbs 87.00-96.50, pkg 891 lbs thin 80.00; 935-950 lbs 96.50-99.50; 1240-1265 lbs
70.00-72.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  345-400 lbs 161.50-182.00; pkg 428 lbs
150.00, 450-500 lbs 147.00-165.00; 500-550 lbs 140.00-159.50, 550-600 lbs 129.00-
153.00, 575-590 lbs fleshy 118.00-120.00; 630-700 lbs 132.50-146.00, calves or
fleshy 118.00-134.00; 700-745 lbs 124.00-143.50; 825-860 lbs 124.00-129.00.  Medium
and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 140.00-161.50; 400-500 lbs 139.50-161.00; 500-600 lbs
120.00-165.00; 600-700 lbs 115.00-136.00; 700-760 lbs 120.00-136.00; pkg 826 lbs
116.00.  Medium and Large 2  330-340 lbs few 130.00; 400-480 lbs 130.00; 600-700
lbs 115.00-117.00. Large 1  365-400 lbs 125.00-158.00; pkg 546 lbs 133.00; pkg 658 
lbs 122.00.  Large 1-2 pkg 456 lbs 152.00; pkg 504 lbs 134.00; pkg 758 lbs 100.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1  425-500 lbs 153.00-189.00; 500-600 lbs 136.00
-150.50; lot 651 lbs 134.50, lot 692 lbs calves 125.50; pkg 747 lbs 121.00.  Medium
and Large 1-2 pkg 290 lbs 160.00; 375-400 lbs 160.00-172.00; 440-500 lbs 144.00-
160.00; 500-600 lbs 130.00-145.00; 600-700 lbs calves 110.00-131.00; 700-760 lbs
111.00-117.50; 800-870 lbs 104.50-116.00.  Medium and Large 2 pkg 627 lbs 117.00.
Large 1 pkg 368 lbs 159.00; 475-500 lbs 144.00-152.00; 66560-670 lbs few 120.00-
122.00; pkg 793 lbs 110.00.  Medium 1-2 pkg 395 lbs 140.00.  

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