Springfield - Springfield Livestock Marketing Center

Thursday, April 14, 2016

Feeder Cattle Auction Report for 04/13/16

Receipts:  2768    Week Ago:  1983    Year Ago:  2121

   Compared to last week, steer calves steady to 5.00 lower, heifer 
calves steady to 2.00 lower following last week's sharply lower trade,
yearlings steady.  Holsteins under 650 lbs steady to 5.00 lower, over
650 lbs steady compared to the last good test three weeks ago.  Demand
moderate, supply heavy.  The feeder supply included 30 percent steers,
34 percent Holsteins, 30 percent heifers, 06 percent bulls, with 36
percent over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  340-400 lbs 199.50-208.00; 400-450
lbs 189.00-197.00, 450-500 lbs 185.00-195.00, pkg 450 lbs fleshy 182.00;
500-550 lbs 175.00-189.50, 550-600 lbs 168.00-180.00, fleshy 162.50-
172.00; 600-700 lbs 167.00-176.00, pkg 633 lbs calves 157.50; pkg 701 lbs
fleshy 150.00, 770-780 lbs 149.00-152.00.  Medium and Large 1-2 pkg 290 
lbs 212.50; 370-400 lbs 184.00-191.50; 425-500 lbs 171.00-194.50; 500-600
lbs 165.00-178.00; 645-700 lbs 148.50-165.50; 750-800 lbs 146.00-148.50;
815-830 lbs 141.00-142.50.  Medium and Large 2 pkg 398 lbs 184.00; 440-
500 lbs 160.00-180.00; pkg 530 lbs 170.00.  Large 3 pkg 551 lbs Swiss 
118.00; 700-750 lbs Swiss 117.00-119.00.  Medium 2-3 pkg 799 lbs 120.00.
Medium 3 pkg 567 lbs 133.00; lot 660 lbs 129.00; pkg 746 lbs 100.50; 930
-1000 lbs 94.50-96.00.

   Holsteins: Large 3 pkg 160 lbs 162.50; 200-300 lbs 131.00-162.50; 300
-400 lbs 125.00-149.50; 400-500 lbs 115.00-139.00; 500-600 lbs 105.00-
127.00; 600-700 lbs 100.00-112.50; 700-800 lbs 100.00-107.25; 800-900 lbs
95.00-105.00; pkg 999 lbs 100.50; load lot plus 1056 lbs 106.00; pkg 1131
lbs 93.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  320-400 lbs 173.00-176.00; 400-
450 lbs 169.00-174.50, 450-500 lbs 159.00-170.00; 500-550 lbs 150.00-
162.00, 570-600 lbs 145.00-146.00, pkg 555 lbs fleshy 140.00; 600-670 lbs
146.00-152.00; pkg 728 lbs 139.50; 840-890 lbs 129.50-135.50; pkg 978 lbs
118.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 160.00-167.00; 400-500 lbs 
152.00-168.00; 500-600 lbs 140.00-150.00; 600-700 lbs 142.00-149.50, pkg
611 lbs thin 151.00; lot 707 lbs 142.25; 800-825 lbs 129.00-135.50.
Medium and Large 2 pkg 331 lbs thin 161.00; pkg 452 lbs 145.00; 550-570 
lbs few 134.00-135.00.  Large 1 pkg 418 lbs 150.00; pkg 566 lbs 144.00;
pkg 686 lbs 143.00.  Large 1-2  435-475 lbs 142.50-159.00.  Medium 1-2
pkg 699 lbs thin 120.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1 pkg 313 lbs 216.00; 400-500 lbs 
174.50-190.50; 500-600 lbs 153.00-169.00; 600-650 lbs calves few 152.00
-153.00; 715-720 lbs few 138.50-144.00.  Medium and Large 1-2 pkg 236 lbs
237.50; 490-500 lbs 160.00-174.00; pkg 567 lbs 156.00; pkg 653 lbs calves
151.50.  Medium and Large 2 pkg 490 lbs 154.00; pkg 578 lbs 149.00.
Large 1 pkg 427 lbs 178.00; pkg 508 lbs 155.00.

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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