Springfield - Livestock Marketing Center: Feeder Cattle Auction Report for 01/14/15

Friday, January 16, 2015

Receipts:  2734    Week Ago:  1625    Year Ago:  3769

   Compared to last week, steers under 650 lbs 3.00 to 7.00 lower, heifers under
650 lbs steady to 4.00 lower, steers and heifers over 650 lbs 7.00 to 10.00
lower.  No recent test of Holsteins for a price comparison.  Demand moderate,
supply heavy.  Live Cattle and Feeder Cattle futures trending lower adding
pressure to the feeder cattle trade.  The feeder supply included 49 percent
steers, 13 percent Holsteins, 33 percent heifers, 06 percent bulls, with 53
percent over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  400-450 lbs 296.00-317.00, 450-500 lbs
274.50-309.00; 500-550 lbs 271.00-303.00, pkg 533 lbs fleshy 161.00, 550-600 lbs
253.00-289.00; 600-650 lbs 240.00-253.50, calves 221.00-248.50, 650-700 lbs 
220.00-246.50; 700-800 lbs 215.50-229.50; 800-850 lbs 204.00-213.50; 935-950 lbs
185.00-195.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs thin 307.50-342.50; 400-475 
lbs 270.00-300.00; 500-600 lbs 241.00-268.00; 600-700 lbs 216.00-243.00; 700-800
lbs 207.00-217.50; pkg 823 lbs 210.00, pkg 895 lbs thin 186.50; lot 905 lbs 
192.00.  Medium and Large 2  pkg 408 lbs thin 275.00.  Large 1  pkg 565 lbs 258.00
lot 681 lbs 224.50.   Medium 2-3  pkg 449 lbs 240.00; pkg 661 lbs 210.00; 725-740
lbs 204.00-206.00.  Medium 3  815-855 lbs 149.00-160.00.  Small 4  pkg 635 lbs
Jerseys 143.00.

   Holsteins: Large 3  375-400 lbs 211.50-213.50; 400-500 lbs 200.00-225.00; 500
-600 lbs 179.00-205.50; 625-700 lbs 170.00-191.00; 700-800 lbs 154.50-170.50;
800-875 lbs 154.00-164.25; pkg 902 lbs 140.00; pkg 1100 lbs 130.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 264.00-277.50; 400-450 lbs
259.00-270.00, 450-500 lbs 248.00-267.00; 500-550 lbs 244.00-254.00, fleshy 
235.00-240.00, 550-600 lbs 218.00-239.00; 600-645 lbs 213.50-229.00, 600-700  
lbs calves 190.00-218.00; 700-800 lbs 188.00-215.00; 800-875 lbs 185.00-190.00.
Medium and Large 1-2  365-400 lbs 235.00-275.00; pkg 422 lbs 271.00, 440-500 lbs
242.00-253.00; 500-600 lbs 205.00-240.00; 600-675 lbs 200.00-214.00, pkg 674 lbs
calves 195.00; 700-800 lbs 180.00-200.00; 830-850 lbs 170.00-171.00.  Large 1
pkg 638 lbs 205.00; pkg 738 lbs 195.50; pkg 905 lbs 180.00.  Large 1-2  pkg 675 
lbs calves 180.00; pkg 1048 lbs 154.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 370 lbs 326.00; 400-500 lbs 297.00-
315.00; 500-600 lbs 221.00-294.00; 600-670 lbs calves 212.00-229.00; lot 732 lbs
203.50.  Medium and Large 1-2  500-575 lbs 226.00-261.00; 615-635 lbs calves
214.00-215.00, pkg 680 lbs 190.00; pkg 918 lbs 168.00.

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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