Springfield - Livestock Marketing Center: Feeder Cattle Auction Report for 5/29/13

Thursday, May 30, 2013

Receipts:  1214    Last Week:  1640    Year Ago:  1812

   Compared to last week, feeder steers sold 3.00-4.00 lower. Feeder 
heifers traded mixed, with 300-400 weights trading 5.00 higher while 
heavier weights sold 3.00-5.00 lower.  Demand was moderate while supply 
was light, as local producers are busy harvesting hay.  The feeder supply 
consisted of 36 percent steers, 9 percent Holsteins, 15 percent bulls and 
40 percent heifers.  Approximately 42 percent of the total offering 
weighed over 600 lbs.  

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  400-500 lbs 152.00-161.00; 500-600 
lbs 145.50-161.00; 600-700 lbs 135.00-144.00; 700-750 lbs 125.00-135.00. 
Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 148.00-159.00; 400-500 lbs 140.00-152.00; 
500-600 lbs 132.00-146.00; 600-700 lbs 124.00-135.50; 700-800 lbs 120.00-
129.50. Medium and Large 2  350-400 lbs 125.00-134.00; Pkg 458 lbs 131.00; 
500-550 lbs 130.00-138.00; 750-800 lbs 115.00-118.00.

   Holsteins: Large 3  450-500 lbs 104.50-105.00; 500-550 lbs 93.00-95.00, 
pkg 11 head 540 lbs 107.00; 600-700 lbs 87.50-95.00, pkg 628 lbs 106.00; 
700-800 lbs 85.00-92.00, pkg 737 lbs 106.50; 800-900 lbs 75.00-87.00, pkg 
961 lbs 82.00. 

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  350-450 lbs 150.00-154.00; 450-500 
lbs 134.00-140.00, pkg 457 lbs 149.00; 500-600 lbs 125.00-138.00; 600-700 lbs 
117.50-122.50; 700-800 lbs 113.00-118.00. Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 
137.00-148.00; 400-450 lbs 137.00-149.00; 450-500 lbs 128.00-131.00; 500-550 
lbs 120.00-129.00, pkg 530 lbs 131.00; 550-600 lbs 115.00-124.00, pkg 550 
lbs thin fleshed 128.50; 600-700 lbs 110.00-121.00; 700-750 lbs 108.50-112.50;
800-850 lbs 90.00-100.00.  Medium 1-2 500-550 lbs 120.00-128.00; 600-650 lbs 
116.00-123.00; Medium 2 400-450 lbs 125.00-127.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1 450-500 lbs 151.00-155.50; 550-600 lbs 
135.00-144.00; 600-650 lbs 131.50-140.00; 650-700 lbs 125.00-127.50; pkg 709 
lbs 124.00. Medium and Large 1-2  450-500 lbs 139.50-148.00; 500-550 lbs 
132.00-149.00; 550-600 lbs 126.00-135.00; 600-650 lbs 119.00-129.00; 700-750 
lbs 119.00-125.00; 750-800 lbs 106.00-112.00; 800-850 lbs 95.00-110.00.



Source: MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service, Springfield, MO
        Dan Hill, Market Reporter, 573-751-5618
        24 Hour Market Report 573-522-9244
        www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS136.txt

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