Jefferson City, MO Tue Jun 18, 2013 MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News

Carthage- Joplin Regional Stockyards

Feeder Cattle Auction Close for 6/17/13

Receipts: 5598 Last Week: 6660 Year Ago: 5584

Compared to last week, steer calves steady to 2.00 higher with the increase

on the heavy end, heifer calves steady, yearlings 2.00 to 4.00 higher. Demand

moderate to good, supply moderate. Buyers bidding aggressive for a good

offering of yearlings. Cattle futures closed with modest gains. Plenty of

moisture across the trade area, but no one is complaining after suffering

through last summer. The feeder supply included 57 percent steers, 39 percent

heifers, 04 percent bulls, with 68 percent over 600 lbs.

Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1 pkg 397 lbs 163.00; 440-500 lbs 155.00

-163.00; 500-600 lbs 141.00-158.50; 600-700 lbs 139.00-150.00, calves 133.50

-146.00; 700-800 lbs 130.00-139.00; 840-860 lbs 133.00-135.50, lot calves

126.00; 900-975 lbs 124.50-128.50; pkg 1112 lbs 115.00. Medium and Large 1-2

pkg 389 lbs 155.00; 400-500 lbs 142.50-155.00; 500-600 lbs 134.00-150.00, thin

153.00-154.00; 600-700 lbs 131.00-145.00, calves 134.00-139.00; 700-800 lbs

129.00-139.50, calves 128.00-134.50; 800-900 lbs 124.00-134.25; 900-960 lbs

120.00-126.00. Medium and Large 2 445-475 lbs 132.50-135.00; pkg 551 lbs

133.00; pkg 626 lbs 137.00; pkg 846 lbs 121.00. Large 1 540-600 lbs 140.00

-142.00; pkg 660 lbs calves 131.00. Medium 1-2 pkg 451 lbs 135.00; pkg 545 lbs

131.00; pkg 695 lbs 128.00. Medium 2-3 700-800 lbs 116.00-125.00. Medium 3

pkg 779 lbs 104.00; pkg 848 lbs 106.00.

Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1 350-400 lbs 141.00-152.50; 440-500 lbs

137.00-146.00; 500-600 lbs 124.00-143.00; 600-700 lbs 125.00-139.75, calves

120.00-129.00. Medium and Large 1-2 350-375 lbs 140.00-145.00; 400-500 lbs

127.00-145.00; 500-600 lbs 120.00-141.00; 600-700 lbs 119.00-131.00, calves

118.00-124.00; 700-800 lbs 116.50-129.00; 800-840 lbs 117.00-125.00; pkg 921

lbs 110.00. Medium and Large 2 450-500 lbs 128.00-131.00; 600-660 lbs 113.00

-121.00; pkg 707 lbs 114.00. Large 1-2 pkg 492 lbs 120.00. Medium 1-2 pkg 347

lbs 140.00; pkg 683 lbs 123.00; lot 797 lbs 124.00; pkg 811 lbs 114.00; pkg 1062

lbs 101.00. Medium 2-3 pkg 552 lbs thin 125.00.

Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1 430-500 lbs 141.00-151.00; pkg 583 lbs

138.00; 625-700 lbs calves 133.00-135.00; pkg 810 lbs calves 112.00. Medium and

Large 1-2 400-500 lbs 132.50-142.00; 500-575 lbs 134.00-139.00; 600-700 lbs

calves 120.00-135.00; pkg 749 lbs 115.00. Medium and Large 2 pkg 512 lbs

135.00. Large 1 500-600 lbs 118.00-134.00.

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

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