Carthage- Joplin Regional Stockyards

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Feeder Cattle Auction for 04/25/16

Receipts:  3703    Last Week:  6130    Year Ago:  5214

   Compared to last week, steer calves 3.00 to 7.00 lower, except M & L 1
steers under 400 lbs steady to 5.00 higher, heifer calves 6.00 to 12.00
lower, yearling steers 2.00 to 5.00 lower, yearling heifers 3.00 to 7.00
lower.  Demand and supply moderate to light.  Demand best for long time
weaned calves in medium to thin flesh.  Fleshy cattle discounted.  The
USDA Cattle On Feed report showed 101 On Feed, 105 percent Replacements,
107 percent Marketed.  The feeder supply included 52 percent steers, 41
percent heifers, 08 percent bulls, with 32 percent over 600 lbs.

    Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 195.00-213.00; 400-
500 lbs 170.00-193.00, pkg 488 lbs fleshy 167.50; 500-550 lbs 163.00-
183.00, 550-600 lbs 157.00-173.00, 500-600 lbs fleshy 148.00-161.00; 600
-700 lbs 142.00-167.00, calves or fleshy 133.00-161.00; pkg 720 lbs
150.00, lot 730 lbs fleshy 133.004; pkg 860 lbs 135.00.  Medium and Large
1-2  300-400 lbs 172.00-204.00; 400-500 lbs 153.00-185.00, thin 165.00-
194.00; 500-600 lbs 158.00-166.00, fleshy/full 146.00-152.00, 550-600 lbs
thin 146.00-147.00; 600-700 lbs 141.00-159.00, calves 138.00-141.00; 700
-800 lbs 130.00-145.00; pkg 821 lbs 131.00; lot 933 lbs full 128.50.  
Medium and Large 2 pkg 530 lbs 153.00; pkg 606 lbs thin 143.00; lot 764
lbs 142.50; 800-900 lbs 129.00-130.00.  Large 1 pkg 428 lbs 168.00; 555-
570 lbs 151.00-152.00; pkg 656 lbs 147.00; lot 778 lbs 129.00.  Medium 1-
2  420-425 lbs 164.00-165.00.  Medium 2-3 lot 840 lbs 126.85.  Medium 3 
pkg 626 lbs 118.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 153.00-182.00; 400-
450 lbs 147.00-179.00, 450-500 lbs 145.00-164.00, pkg 490 lbs fleshy 
137.00; 500-550 lbs 140.00-154.00, pkg 531 lbs fleshy 132.00, 550-600 lbs
133.00-152.00; 600-650 lbs 135.00-142.00, 630-700 lbs fleshy or calves
127.00-133.00; pkg 899 lbs 122.00; pkg 988 lbs 110.00.  Medium and Large
1-2  300-400 lbs 145.00-158.00; 400-500 lbs 136.00-147.50, thin 162.00-174.00; 500-600 lbs 129.00-145.00; 600-665 lbs 136.00-141.00, pkg 617 lbs 
calves 127.00; 735-800 lbs 126.00-129.50, lot 779 lbs replacements
130.00; pkg 822 lbs 125.00.  Medium and Large 2  700-800 lhe 108.00-
128.00.  Large 1  pkg 395 lbs 148.00; 400-475 lbs 147.00-155.00; 500-520
lbs 142.00-153.00; lot 616 lbs 142.00.  Medium 1-2 pkg 572 lbs 137.00.
Medium 2-3 lot 800 lbs 117.50.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1 pkg 288 lbs 210.00; 370-400 lbs 
198.00-201.00; pkg 406 lbs fleshy 169.00, 475-500 lbs 153.00-155.00; 500
-525 lbs 144.00-145.00; pkg lbs calves 143.00.  Medium and Large 1-2
235-300 lbs 195.00-209.00; 300-400 lbs 180.00-201.00; 400-500 lbs 147.00
-180.00; 555-575 lbs 143.00-145.00; pkg 634 lbs 133.00; pkg 755 lbs 
105.00.

Source:  MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Jefferson City, MO
         Rick Huffman, Market Reporter, 573-751-5618
         24 Hour Market Report 573-522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS151.txt

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