Springfield - Springfield Livestock Marketing Center

Thursday, May 19, 2016

Feeder Cattle Auction Report for 05/18/16

Receipts:  1738    Week Ago:  1812    Year Ago:  1847

   Compared to last week, steer calves under 550 lbs 2.00 to 5.00 lower, 
over 550 lbs steady. Heifers under 500 lbs steady to 5.00 higher, over 
500 lbs steady. Yearlings steady to 2.00 higher on a limited test.  
Holsteins not well tested.  Demand moderate to good, supply moderate.  
The feeder supply included 48 percent steers, 05 percent Holsteins, 37
percent heifers, 10 percent bulls, with 38 percent over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 323 lbs 212.00; 400-500 lbs 
179.00-190.00; 500-550 lbs 170.50-186.50, 550-600 lbs 160.50-183.50; 600
-700 lbs 147.00-168.00, 600-650 lbs calves 151.50-175.50; 725-755 lbs
148.00-150.00, pkg 714 lbs calves 138.50.  Medium and Large 1-2 pkg 388 
lbs 185.00; 400-500 lbs 169.00-180.00; 500-600 lbs 155.00-168.50; 600-665
lbs 147.00-161.00; 700-765 lbs few 144.00-145.50; 850-865 lbs 130.00-
139.50; lot 1068 lbs 126.50.  Medium and Large 2  pkg 448 lbs 160.00.  
Large 1-2 pkg 615 lbs 149.50.  Medium 1  lot 589 lbs 154.50.  Medium 1-2
pkg 475 lbs 150.00.  Medium 2-3  lot pkg 675 lbs 134.00.  Medium 3 pkg 355
lbs 166.00.

   Holsteins: Large 3  lot 981 lbs 94.00; load lot 1026 lbs 102.50.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 260 lbs 175.00; 400-450 lbs
164.00-171.50, 450-500 lbs 154.00-164.00; 500-550 lbs 145.00-157.00, 550
-600 lbs 140.00-155.00; 600-665 lbs calves 137.00-141.00, 645-665 lbs 
139.50-141.00; lot 735 lbs 136.50.  Medium and Large 1-2  335-400 lbs
150.00-166.00; 400-500 lbs 143.00-163.00; 500-600 lbs 135.00-148.00; pkg
639 lbs calves 136.00, 650-700 lbs 131.00-138.50; 700-740 130.00-135.00,
pkg 771 lbs full 125.00.  Medium and Large 2  pkg 619 lbs 135.00.  Large 1
pkg 550 lbs 139.00.  Medium 2-3  pkg 677 lbs 135.50.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1  390-400 lbs 182.00-184.00; 435-500
lbs 164.50-181.00; 500-560 lbs 158.50-166.00; pkg 738 lbs calves 134.50.
Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 298 lbs 171.00; pkg 399 lbs 185.00; 400-435 lbs
165.00-170.00; 540-600 lbs 149.50-162.50; 600-665 lbs 150.00-153.00.
Medium and Large 2  pkg 370 lbs 161.00.  Medium 2-3  pkg 628 lbs 136.00; 
pkg 719 lbs 124.00.

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.tx

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