Carthage - Joplin Regional Stockyards: Feeder Cattle Auction for 08/04/14

Tuesday, August 5, 2014

Receipts:  5119    Last Week:  3360    Last Year:  2157

   Compared to last week, steers and heifers steady.  Demand good, supply
moderate.  Cattle futures traded higher following last week's sell-off.  The
feeder supply included 60 percent steers, 36 percent heifers, 05 percent bulls,
with 60 percent over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  385-400 lbs 300.00-310.00; 400-450 lbs 
275.00-295.00, 450-500 lbs 265.00-281.00; 500-550 lbs 255.00-269.00, 550-600 lbs
247.50-264.00; 600-650 lbs 246.00-261.00, 650-700 lbs 232.50-256.00, 600-700 lbs
calves 225.00-250.00; 700-800 lbs 212.00-236.00; 800-835 lbs 213.00-220.00; pkg
938 lbs 207.00; lot 1039 lbs 196.50.  Medium and Large 1-2  345-365 lbs 290.00
-300.00, pkg 370 lbs thin 310.00; 425-500 lbs 255.00-283.00; 500-600 lbs 235.00
-260.00; 600-665 lbs 235.00-247.00, pkg 686 lbs thin 247.50; 700-800 lbs 212.00
-232.00; 800-865 lbs 200.00-212.00; 950-965 lbs 195.00-197.25; pkg 1049 lbs
182.50.  Medium and Large 2 pkg 354 lbs thin 270.00; pkg 418 lbs thin 270.00,
420-500 lbs 234.00-265.00; lot 508 lbs 250.00; pkg 651 lbs thin 225.00; 700-760
lbs 204.00-211.00; lot 868 lbs 191.00; 900-950 lbs 178.00-187.50.  Large 1 pkg
448 lbs 270.00; pkg 555 lbs 252.50; pkg 611 lbs 240.00; pkg 712 lbs 227.50.
Medium 2 pkg 849 lbs 180.00.  Medium 2-3 pkg 716 lbs 195.00.  Medium 3 pkg 330
lbs 215.00.  Small 4 pkg 206 lbs 225.00; 660-675 lbs 160.00-167.00.

   Feeder Holstein Steers:  Large 3 pkg 378 lbs 215.00; pkg 520 lbs 195.00; 600
-700 lbs 165.00-175.00; 735-740 lbs 167.50-173.00; lot 852 lbs 167.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-330 lbs 295.00-300.00, 350-375 lbs
257.50-280.00; 400-500 lbs 242.50-255.00; 500-600 lbs 227.50-252.00; 600-700 lbs
216.00-240.00, 600-620 lbs replacements 238.00-244.00; 700-770 lbs 204.00-215.50
830-900 lbs 194.00-201.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-375 lbs 250.00-265.00; 400
-500 lbs 230.00-252.50; 500-600 lbs 220.00-237.50; 635-665 lbs 217.00-221.00; 
700-800 lbs 193.00-199.00; 840-885 lbs 186.00-195.50; pkg 958 lbs 182.50.  
Medium and Large 2 pkg 468 lbs 220.00; 500-570 lbs few 225.00; pkg 655 lbs 
211.00; pkg 775 lbs 185.00.  Large 1 pkg 474 lbs 242.00; pkg 581 lbs 223.00; pkg 
606 lbs calves 225.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1  340-380 lbs 295.00-330.00; 420-485 lbs
260.00-290.00; 520-600 lbs 230.00-245.00; 600-700 lbs calves 212.00-232.50.
Medium and Large 1-2  330-350 lbs 290.00-305.00; 400-500 lbs 230.00-290.00; pkg
572 lbs 235.00; 600-650 lbs calves 215.00-220.00; pkg 714 lbs 220.00; pkg 1056 
lbs 159.00.  Large 1 pkg 460 lbs 275.00; pkg 626 lbs calves 229.00; pkg 751 lbs
185.00.

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