Springfield - Livestock Marketing Center: Feeder Cattle Auction Report for 10/01/14

Thursday, October 2, 2014

Receipts:  1492    Week Ago:  2015    Year Ago:  1574

   Compared to last week, steer and heifer calves and yearlings steady to 5.00
higher.  Holsteins scarce.  Demand good, supply moderate.  Live Cattle and
Feeder Cattle future contracts closed with triple digit to limit up gains.
The feeder supply included 50 percent steers, 41 percent heifers, 18 percent
bulls, with 35 percent over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  330-380 lbs 317.00-355.00; 400-450 lbs 
285.00-332.50, 450-500 lbs 264.00-297.50; 500-600 lbs 260.00-282.00; 600-675 lbs
243.50-257.50, 600-700 lbs calves 234.00-257.50; lot 740 lbs 237.00.  Medium and
Large 1-2  450-500 lbs 257.00-265.00; 500-600 lbs 239.00-258.00; 600-670 lbs 
231.00-255.00, 600-700 lbs calves 215.00-234.50; pkg 771 lbs 233.50.  Medium and
Large 2 pkg 396 lbs 244.00; pkg 432 lbs 251.00; 500-550 lbs few 230.00-241.00.
Large 1 pkg 475 lbs 250.00; lot 591 lbs 240.00.  Medium 2-3 pkg 447 lbs 217.00.
Medium 3 pkg 707 lbs 217.00.  Small 4 lot 408 lbs 167.00; pkg 784 lbs 146.50.

   Holsteins: Large 3 pkg 486 lbs 201.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  375 lbs few 256.00-275.00; 400-500 lbs 
244.00-259.00; 500-600 lbs 242.50-255.00, lot 554 lbs replacements 257.50; 600-
670 lbs 220.00-248.50.  Medium and Large 1-2  330-400 lbs 239.00-256.00; 420-500
lbs 230.00-240.00; 500-600 lbs 223.00-241.00; 625-700 lbs 207.00-233.00; 735-800
lbs 205.00-214.35; pkg 805 lbs fleshy 199.00.  Medium and Large 2  400-500 lbs
214.00-225.00; 520-525 lbs 220.00-225.00, pkg 586 lbs yearlings 227.50; pkg 757
lbs 194.00.  Large 1  460-500 lbs 225.00-241.00; pkg 532 lbs 234.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1  400-500 lbs 250.00-308.00; 525-600 lbs
238.00-252.00; pkg 653 lbs calves 221.00; 750-755 lbs 197.00-207.50.  Medium and
Large 1-2 pkg 275 lbs 290.00; pkg 353 lbs 295.00; 400-500 lbs 251.00-262.00; 530
-565 lbs 231.00-245.00; pkg 604 lbs calves 210.00; 730-775 lbs 192.00-193.00;
pkg 825 lbs 180.00.  Medium and Large 2  320-400 lbs 258.00-307.00; pkg 410 lbs
252.00; 520-565 lbs 221.00-233.00.  Large 1 pkg 520 lbs 252.00; 655-665 lbs
calves 210.00-215.00.

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.txt

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