Cattle Auction Report for Oct. 31, 2016:

Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Receipts: 1291 Week Ago: 461 Year Ago: 554

Compared to last week, steer calves sold 3.00-7.00 higher and heifer calves sold steady to 5.00 higher based off of very limited comparable sales. Several loads and part loads of yearlings were on offer and made up the majority of the sale, however no recent sales to compare to for a price trend. Demand was good with a heavy supply. The run of feeders included near 64 percent steers and bulls, 36 percent heifers and 79 percent over 600 lbs. Cows and bulls totaled 6 percent of the offering. Slaughter cows sold steady to 1.00 lower.

Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1 450-500 lbs 136.50-144.50; 500-600 lbs 131.00-141.00; 600-700 lbs 122.00-132.00, pkg 690 lbs fleshy 116.00; 700-800 lbs 126.00-135.75, lot 782 lbs fleshy 128.00, pkg 767 lbs calves 112.00; 800-900 lbs 126.25-135.00; 950-1000 lbs 114.00. Medium and Large 1-2 pkg 263 lbs 155.00; 300-400 lbs 145.00-147.50; lot 789 lbs 124.75; load 806 lbs 131.25; 850-900 lbs 120.50-128.75. Large 1 pkg 767 lbs 123.00.

Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1 300-400 lbs 127.00-141.00; 400-450 lbs 126.00-130.00; 500-600 lbs 113.00-120.00, 550-600 lbs fleshy 108.00-112.00; 650-700 lbs 106.00-110.00; 700-800 lbs 110.00-119.50; part load 825 lbs 118.25. Medium and Large 1-2 300-350 lbs 129.00-132.00; 400-500 lbs 116.00-122.00; pkg 515 lbs 115.00; 600-650 lbs 112.75-114.00; 800-900 lbs 92.00-105.75; lot 920 lbs 107.75.

Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1 300-400 lbs 145.50-153.00; 400-500 lbs 124.00-149.00; 550-600 lbs 124.00-124.50; pkg 686 lbs 103.50. Medium and Large 1-2 pkg 492 lbs 118.00.

Feeder/Stocker Cows; Medium and Large 1-2 2-3 yrs. open 825-1100 lbs 65.00-69.00.

Source: Mo. Dept. of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Sedalia, Market Reporter Dan Trickey, 573-751-5618