Carthage- Joplin Regional Stockyards: Feeder Cattle Auction for 06/16/14

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Receipts:  6281    Last Week:  6951    Year Ago:  5598

   Compared to last week, steers and heifers 5.00 to 10.00 higher, with yearling
steers over 800 lbs 8.00 to 15.00 higher.  Demand good to very good, supply
moderate.  Slaughter Cattle traded at 150.00 live, Feeder Cattle future
contracts trading higher, adding fuel to an already hot market.  Several loads
of yearlings in the offering.  The feeder supply included 54 percent steers, 41
percent heifers, 06 percent bulls, with 52 percent over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  360-375 lbs 282.00-295.00; 400-450 lbs
265.00-277.50, 450-500 lbs 250.00-272.50, pkg 473 lbs thin 281.00; 500-550 lbs
239.00-262.00, 550-600 lbs 229.00-245.00; 600-650 lbs 222.50-240.00, 650-700 lbs
218.50-231.00, 600-700 lbs calves 210.00-234.00; 700-800 lbs 206.00-216.00, lot
774 lbs calves 193.00; 800-900 lbs 195.75-210.25, calves or fleshy 187.00-192.00
lot 936 lbs 191.75, pkg 940 lbs fleshy 178.00; 1000-1055 lbs 173.00-182.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  320-400 lbs 260.00-277.50, thin 170.00-281.00; 420-500 lbs
240.00-250.00, pkg 445 lbs thin 258.00; 500-600 lbs 221.00-246.00, thin 240.00-
255.00; 600-700 lbs 214.00-225.00; 700-800 lbs 198.00-214.50; 800-840 lbs 187.50
-195.00; load lot 942 lbs 177.00.  Medium and Large 2 pkg 374 lbs 250.00; pkg 
487 lbs 227.50; 550-575 lbs 215.00-220.00.  Large 1 pkg 368 lbs 260.00; pkg 436
lbs 258.00; pkg 552 lbs 229.00, pkg 584 lbs thin 233.00.  Medium 1 pkg 502 lbs
227.50.  Medium 2-3 pkg 601 lbs 228.00.

   Feeder Holstein Steers:  Large 3 pkg 738 lbs 158.00; lot 918 lbs 140.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  250-300 lbs 287.50-305.00; 300-350 lbs
250.00-285.00, 350-400 lbs 239.00-260.00; 400-450 lbs 233.50-245.00, 450-500 lbs
225.00-238.00; 500-550 lbs 212.50-235.00, 550-600 lbs 207.50-230.00; 600-700 lbs
192.00-217.25, calves 190.00-214.00; 700-800 lbs 185.25-192.10; 840-880 lbs
175.00-183.00; lot 913 lbs 174.50.  .  Medium and Large 1-2 pkg 325 lbs thin
255.00, 350-400 lbs 240.00-245.00; 400-500 lbs 217.00-237.00; 500-600 lbs 206.00
-217.50; 600-700 lbs 180.00-208.00; 700-800 lbs 175.00-189.00; lot 810 lbs
187.00, lot 830 lbs replacements 190.00.  Medium and Large 2  450-500 lbs 215.00
220.00.  Medium 2-3 pkg 439 lbs 212.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1 pkg 359 lbs 280.00; 400-500 lbs 240.00-
260.00; 500-600 lbs 226.00-246.00; 625-680 lbs calves 197.00-225.00.  Medium and
Large 1-2 pkg 275 lbs thin 310.00; pkg 375 lbs 275.00; 400-415 lbs 255.00-260.50
Pkg 498 lbs full 225.00; 525-600 lbs 212.50-236.00; pkg 612 lbs calves 219.00.
Medium and Large 2 pkg 296 lbs 265.00; lot 641 lbs full 201.00.  Large 1 pkg 430
lbs 250.50; pkg 524 lbs 242.00.  Medium 2-3 lot 552 lbs 210.00.

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