Springfield, MO- Livestock Marketing Center: Feeder Cattle Auction Report for 04/02/14

Thursday, April 3, 2014

Receipts:  1933    Last Week:  2310    Year Ago:  1922

   Compared to last week, steer calves and yearlings steady to 5.00 higher,
heifer calves steady, except 400 weights 5.00 to 12.00 higher.  Holsteins not
well tested, undertone lower.  Demand good, supply moderate.  The feeder supply
included 46 percent steers, 03 percent Holsteins, 41 percent heifers, 09 percent
bulls, with 34 percent over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  370-400 lbs 231.00-246.00; 400-500 lbs
220.00-242.00; 500-550 lbs 210.00-223.00, few fleshy 207.00-210.00, 550-600 lbs
209.00-215.00, pkg 580 lbs 201.00; 600-700 lbs 183.00-211.00, pkg 604 lbs calves
194.00, pkg 643 lbs fleshy 178.00; 700-775 lbs 177.50-183.00; pkg 820 lbs 168.50 
935-960 lbs 151.00-155.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  340-400 lbs 220.00-230.00; 400
-500 lbs 208.00-225.00; 500-575 lbs 186.00-208.00, 565-575 lbs fleshy 186.00-
194.50, pkg 569 lbs thin 211.00; 600-700 lbs 177.00-203.00; 700-750 lbs 168.00
-171.00, lot 763 lbs thin 178.00.  Medium and Large 2 lot 419 lbs thin 226.00;
Lot 533 lbs thin 200.00; pkg 648 lbs 178.00.  Large 1 lot 484 lbs 212.50; pkg
573 lbs 191.00.

   Holsteins: Large 3 pkg 350 lbs 151.00; 400-450 lbs 142.00-143.00; 500-540 lbs
142.00-146.00; pkg 613 lbs 132.00; 700-750 lbs 125.00-128.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 208.00-229.00; 400-450 lbs
207.00-224.50, 450-500 lbs 200.00-213.00; 500-550 lbs 192.50-205.50, 550-600 lbs
180.00-196.00, pkg 574 lbs fleshy 175.00; 625-650 lbs 170.00-177.00, lot 685 lbs
Replacements 172.00; 700-800 lbs 153.00-168.50, 795-800 lbs replacements 165.00-
171.00.  Medium and Large 1-2 pkg 289 lbs thin 210.00; 330-400 lbs 196.00-203.00 
pkg 377 lbs thin 205.00; 400-500 lbs 193.00-206.00; 500-570 lbs 169.00-193.00, 
pkg 532 lbs fleshy 180.00, pkg 527 lbs thin 198.00; 600-700 lbs 148.00-172.50,
pkg 602 lbs thin 178.00; 700-765 lbs 145.00-147.50.  Medium and Large 2 pkg 373
lbs thin 190.00; 400-500 lbs thin 178.00-199.00; 515-520 lbs 172.00-173.00, pkg
524 lbs thin 183.00; pkg 675 lbs 146.50.  Large 1 pkg 346 lbs 196.00; 425-474 
Lbs 193.00-198.00.  Medium 1-2 pgk 573 lbs 160.00..

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1  375-400 lbs 220.00-226.00; 400-475 lbs
220.00-227.00; 550-600 lbs few 188.00-190.00; 600-650 lbs calves 179.00-188.00;
pkg 709 lbs 173.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 217.00-235.00; pkg 455
lbs 213.50, pkg 475 lbs thin 222.00; 535-600 lbs 178.00-198.00; pkg 851 lbs
141.00.  Medium and Large 2 pkg 439 lbs 210.00; pkg 613 lbs calves 170.00.
Large 1 pkg 565 lbs 206.50; pkg 731 lbs 164.00.  Large 3 pkg Holsteins 514 lbs
129.00.  Medium 1 pkg 486 lbs 207.50.

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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