Stockyards

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Cattle Auction Report for Nov. 14, 2016:

Receipts: 656 Week Ago: 519 Year Ago: 540

Compared to last week, steers sold steady to 3.00 higher and heifers sold steady, except 400-450 lb calves selling with a higher undertone on increased demand. Demand was good. Supply was moderate. The run of feeders included near 67 percent steers and bulls, 33 percent heifers and 47 percent over 600 lbs. Cows and bulls totaled 20 percent of the offering. Slaughter cows sold steady to 1.00 lower.

Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1 400-500 lbs 135.00-151.50; 500-600 lbs 133.00-137.00; 600-700 lbs 128.00-137.50, 600-700 lbs fleshy 119.50-126.00; lot 726 lbs 130.00, 700-750 lbs fleshy 119.25-120.00; lot 829 lbs 124.10. Medium and Large 1-2 pkg 480 lbs 128.00; 695 lbs 114.00-116.00; 700-800 lbs 116.00. Large 1 pkg 672 lbs 124.00.

Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1 pkg 285 lbs 146.00; 350-400 lbs 140.00; 400-500 lbs 118.00-134.00; 500-600 lbs 116.25-120.00, 500-600 lbs fleshy 112.00-116.00; pkg 638 lbs fleshy 102.00; pkg 653 lbs calves 114.00 700-750 lbs 105.00-112.00. Medium and Large 1-2 pkg 373 lbs 130.00; pkg 460 lbs 115.00; 500-600 lbs 114.00-118.25; 700-800 lbs 105.50-106.00. Medium 2 pkg 381 lbs 96.00.

Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1 350-400 lbs 154.50-161.00; pkg 447 lbs 136.50; pkg 505 lbs 124.00; pkg 625 lbs 118.00. Medium and Large 1-2 pkg 655 lbs 99.50.

Bred Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 2-3 yrs 1050-1300 lbs 2nd-3rd period 1000.00-1225.00 per head.

Cow-Calf Pairs: Scarce

Feeder/Stocker Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 1 plus-2yrs. 790-930 lbs open 94.00-96.00; 4-6 yrs. 840-1125 lbs open 64.00-74.00, few 5 yrs. 1075-1095 lbs open 83.00-85.00.

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