Springfield - Springfield Livestock Marketing Center

Thursday, March 17, 2016

Feeder Cattle Auction Report for 03/16/16

Receipts:  2334    Week Ago:  1809    Year Ago:  2587

   Compared to last week, steers under 500 lbs steady, steers 500 to 650
lbs and heifers under 650 lbs 4.00 to 10.00 higher, steers 650 to 800 lbs
lbs 2.00 to 5.00 higher, steers over 800 lbs and heifers over 650 lbs 
steady compared to a limited test last week.  Holsteins were scarce.
Demand good, supply moderate.  The feeder supply included 47 percent
steers, 43 percent heifers, 11 percent bulls, with 38 percent over
600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 207.00-232.00; 400-450 
lbs 209.00-223.50, 450-500 lbs 201.50-211.00, fleshy 197.00-200.00; 500-
550 lbs 195.50-210.00, fleshy 194.00-199.00, 550-600 lbs 187.00-208.00,
fleshy 160.00-186.00; 600-650 lbs 178.00-197.00, pkg 643 lbs fleshy
166.00, 650-700 lbs 164.00-179.50; 700-800 lbs 153.00-167.00; 800-865 lbs
146.00-152.00; 925-975 lbs 139.00-142.50; pkg 1014 lbs 135.00.  Medium
and Large 1-2 pkg 288 lbs 238.00; pkg 350 lbs 227.50, pkg 365 lbs fleshy
206.00; 400-480 lbs fleshy 194.00-200.00, 450-500 lbs 193.00-206.50; 500
-600 lbs 171.00-199.00, pkg 592 lbs fleshy 166.00; 600-665 lbs 160.00-
181.00; 745-755 lbs 154.00-156.00; pkg 806 lbs 150.00.  Medium and Large
2 pkg 460 lbs 194.00; lot 576 lbs 177.00; pkg 631 lbs 155.00.  Medium 2-3
lot 492 lbs 161.00; pkg 753 lbs 144.00.  Medium 3 pkg 495 lbs 148.00; pkg
556 lbs 122.00; pkg 607 lbs 122.00.

   Holsteins: Large 3 pkg 733 lbs 104.00; lot 823 lbs 103.50.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 188.00-209.00; 400
-500 lbs 176.00-193.00, fleshy 171.00-184.00; 500-550 lbs 166.00-180.00,
550-600 lbs 161.00-174.00, 500-600 lbs fleshy 157.00-173.00; 600-700 lbs
144.00-167.00; 700-800 lbs 140.50-149.00; 800-830 lbs 139.00-143.50.
Medium and Large 1-2 pkg 336 lbs thin 202.00, lot 393 lbs 182.00; 400-
500 lbs 174.00-185.00, 450-500 lbs fleshy 168.50-175.00, pkg 451 lbs thin
186.00; 500-600 lbs 155.00-178.00; 600-700 lbs 144.00-158.00; 700-745 lbs
140.00-146.00.  Medium and Large 2 pkg 318 lbs 174.00; pkg 707 lbs thin
130.00.  Large 1 lot 592 lbs 154.00; pkg 703 lbs 146.50.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1 pkg 296 lbs 225.00; 350-400 lbs 
213.00-221.00; 440-500 lbs 197.00-205.00; 500-560 lbs 162.00-195.00.
Medium and Large 1-2 pkg 293 lbs 210.00; pkg 341 lbs thin 225.00, 350-
370 lbs 217.00-221.00; 400-500 lbs 182.00-220.00; 500-580 164.00-180.00;
650-700 lbs 150.00-166.00.  Medium and Large 2 pkg 403 lbs thin 187.00;
pkg 570 lbs thin 174.00; pkg 710 lbs thin 155.00; pkg 957 lbs 122.00.
Medium 2-3 pkg 602 lbs thin 150.00.

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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