Stockyards

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Receipts: 911 Week Ago: 718 Year Ago: 1007

Compared to last week, steers and heifers sold steady to 5.00 lower. Moderate losses on the board Friday has slowed down the momentum the market had been gaining for several weeks. Cattle sold mostly in single lots or smaller packages. Demand was moderate to light with a moderate to heavy supply. Near 53 percent steersand bulls, 2 percent Holsteins, 45 percent heifers and 53 percent over 600 lbs. Cows and bulls totaled 18 percent of the offering.

Slaughter cows sold 3.00-6.00 lower.

Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1 pkg 380 lbs 167.00; 400-500 lbs 138.00-153.50; 500-600 lbs 134.00-147.00; 600-700 lbs 131.00-136.25, pkg 615 lbs fleshy 132.00; 700-800 lbs 124.50-128.00; 850-900 lbs 120.00-124.25. Medium and Large 1-2 600-700 lbs 124.00-

132.50; pkg 758 lbs 126.00. Large 1 pkg 534 lbs 137.50; pkg 634 lbs 131.00. Medium 1-2 pkg 379 lbs 126.00.

Holstein Steers: Large 3 pkg 783 lbs 77.00.

Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1 350-400 lbs 140.00-145.00; 400-500 lbs 126.00-141.00; 500-600 lbs 120.00-128.00; 600-700 lbs 118.75-123.25, 600-650 lbs calves 115.00-116.00; 700-800 lbs 110.00-116.00. Medium and Large 1-2 450-500 lbs 124.00-130.00; 500-550 lbs 116.00-122.00; 600-700 lbs 115.00-120.00; pkg 702 lbs 113.50. Medium and Large 2 pkg 418 lbs 119.00; pkg 650 lbs 114.00.

Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1 350-400 lbs 155.00-168.00; 400-500 lbs 136.00-149.00; 500-600 lbs 118.00-137.00; 600-650 lbs 117.00-126.00. Medium and Large 1-2 pkg 398 lbs 153.00; pkg 630 lbs 96.00.

Bred Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 5-6 yrs 1050-1335 lbs 1st-3rd period 950.00-1225.00 per head.

Cow-Calf Pairs: Medium and Large 1-2 6 yrs.-broken mouth 1000-1300 lbs with 125-200 lb calves 1110.00-1425.00 per pair.

Feeder/Stocker Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 4-6 yrs. 910-1160 lbs 55.50-59.00, ind. 5 yrs. 1010 lbs 81.00.

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