Springfield - Springfield Livestock Marketing Center

Thursday, April 21, 2016

Feeder Cattle Auction Report for 04/20/16

Receipts:  1380    Week Ago:  2768    Year Ago:  2298

   Compared to last week, steer calves 12.00 to 15.00 lower, except 
weaned/thin steers under 450 lbs steady, yearling steers not well tested,
undertone lower, heifers steady to 5.00 lower.  Holsteins were scarce.
Demand and supply moderate to light.  The feeder supply included 43
percent steers, 00 percent Holsteins, 41 percent heifers, 16 percent
bulls, with 27 percent over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1 lot 339 lbs 212.50; lot 432 lbs
201.00, 450-500 lbs 171.00-178.50; 500-550 lbs 159.00-175.00, 550-600
lbs 152.50-160.00; 600-700 lbs calves 135.00-156.00; pkg 733 lbs calves
135.00; pkg 823 lbs 141.75.  Medium and Large 1-2 pkg 268 lbs thin 
220.00; 350-400 lbs 170.00-193.50; 400-500 lbs 165.00-184.50; 530-600
lbs 151.50-163.00; 600-700 lbs 140.00-149.50; 700-725 lbs 142.50-147.00.
Medium and Large 2 lot 403 lbs 168.00; 525-540 lbs 156.50-160.50; 615-620
lbs 154.00-155.00.  Medium 1-2  330-370 lbs 172.50-186.00; pkg 447 lbs 
158.00.

   Holsteins: Large 3 scarce.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  325-400 lbs 171.00-185.00; 400
-500 lbs 157.00-173.00; 500-600 lbs 145.00-156.00, 560-565 lbs fleshy
140.00-142.00; 600-660 lbs 147.00-152.00, 600-700 lbs calves 137.00-
150.00; pkg 708 lbs 140.00; pkg 826 lbs 129.00, pkg 803 lbs fleshy
115.00, lot 810 lbs replacements 130.00; lot 1046 lbs replacements
119.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 154.00-180.00; 425-455 lbs 
150.00-156.00; 525-600 lbs 132.00-142.00; 600-675 lbs 135.00-154.00, pkg
fleshy 130.00; 815-850 lbs 118.00-120.00; pkg 1007 lbs 108.50.  Medium
and Large 2 pkg 367 lbs 150.00; 450-500 lbs 136.00-152.00; 500-575 lbs
few 126.00-140.00; 600-650 lbs few 125.00-128.00.  Medium 1-2  200-265
lbs 170.00-192.50.  Medium 2 pkg 366 lbs 160.50; pkg 593 lbs 125.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1 pkg 373 lbs 192.50; 400-500 lbs 
160.00-178.00; 500-540 lbs 148.00-159.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  360-375 
lbs few 175.00; 400-500 lbs 155.00-165.00; 500-600 lbs 140.00-153.00; pkg
633 lbs calves 144.00; 650-700 lbs 131.00-136.00; 700-765 lbs few 129.00-
136.00.  Medium and Large 2 pkg 418 lbs thin 150.00; pkg 780 lbs 129.00.
Medium 1-2 pkg 193 lbs 213.00.

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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