Carthage - Joplin Regional Stockyards

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Feeder Cattle Auction for 05/16/16

Receipts:  4670    Week Ago:  3739    Year Ago:  6093

   Compared to last week, steer calves steady to 3.00 higher, heifer 
calves under 500 lbs 5.00 to 10.00 lower, over 500 lbs 1.00 to 3.00 
lower, following last week's sharply higher trade.  Yearlings steady
to 2.00 higher.  Demand moderate to good, supply moderate.  Slaughter
steers and heifers last traded sharply higher, Box Beef is higher, are
couple positive notes for the feeder cattle trade.  The feeder supply 
include 58 percent steers, 35 percent heifers, 08 percent bulls, with
51 percent over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  325-400 lbs 196.00-210.00; 425-500
lbs 170.00-190.00; 500-600 lbs 162.00-186.00; 600-700 lbs 154.00-171.00,
calves 145.00-170.00; 700-800 lbs 148.00-158.00; 800-875 lbs 141.35-
151.50; 900-1000 lbs 129.00-137.25; pkg 1024 lbs 129.50.  Medium and 5
168.00-192.50; 500-600 lbs 154.00-175.00; 600-700 lbs 149.00-162.00; 700
-800 lbs 141.00-156.00; 800-900 lbs 134.50-143.00; lot 987 lbs 131.50.
Medium and Large 2 pkg 492 lbs thin 157.50; pkg 507 lbs 155.00; pkg 602
lbs 151.00; 720-725 lbs 136.00-141.00; pkg 868 lbs 136.00.  Large 1  500
-600 lbs 155.00-163.00; 600-640 lbs 155.00-159.00.  Medium 2-3 pkg 789
lbs 132.00; pkg 861 lbs 125.00.  Medium 3 pkg 491 lbs 136.00; 535-600 lbs
122.50-135.00; pkg 774 lbs 90.00.

   Holsteins: Large 3 pkg 495 lbs 115.00; pkg 628 lbs 106.00; lot 807 lbs
93.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  325-400 lbs 163.00-175.00; 400-
450 lbs 156.00-165.00, 450-500 lbs 150.00-163.00; 500-550 lbs 148.00-
159.00, 550-600 lbs 141.00-153.00; 600-700 lbs 141.00-147.00; 700-770 lbs
137.00-147.00; 850-900 lbs 132.00-134.00.  Medium and Large 1-2 pkg 244 
lbs 185.00; 300-400 lbs 155.00-180.00; 400-500 lbs 147.00-163.00, thin 
153.00-164.00; 500-600 lbs 140.00-150.00; 600-700 lbs 141.00-148.00, lot 
612 lbs calves 134.00; 700-800 lbs 129.00-143.00; 800-860 lbs 128.00-
131.50; 900-930 lbs few 126.00-128.00.  Medium and Large 2 pkg 457 lbs
146.00; pkg 629 lbs 140.00; pkg 847 lbs 122.00; 905-910 lbs few 120.00-
123.00.  Large 1 pkg 357 lbs 155.00; lot 500 lbs 151.00.  Medium 2 pkg
607 lbs 130.00.  Medium 2-3 lot 495 lbs 142.00.  Medium 3 pkg 527 lbs 
127.50.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1 pkg 366 lbs 192.50; 400-475 lbs
161.00-187.00; 500-600 lbs 144.00-170.00; pkg 642 lbs 151.00, 600-650
lbs calves 142.00-148.00.  Medium and Large 1-2 pkg 245 lbs 202.00; lot
346 lbs 190.00; 400-465 lbs 158.00-176.00; 500-565 lbs 148.00-158.00; 600 
-640 lbs calves 137.00-144.00; pkg 700 lbs 134.00; pkg 826 lbs 120.00.

Source:  MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Carthage, 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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