Stockyards

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Receipts: 1037 Two Weeks Ago: 1157 Year Ago: 625

Compared to two weeks ago, steers under 600 lbs traded steady to 6.00 lower, heavier weights of steers and all weights of heifers sold mostly steady. Demand was moderate to good with a heavy supply. The feeder offering was made up of near 60 percent steers and bulls, 40 percent heifers and 52 percent over 600 lbs. Cows and bulls totaled 10 percent of the offering. Slaughter cows sold steady to 2.00 higher.

Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1 350-400 lbs 175.00-181.00; 450-500 lbs 155.00-164.00; 500-600 lbs 138.00-156.00; 600-700 lbs 131.75-143.50, pkg 627 lbs fleshy 128.00; 700-800 lbs 126.50-133.00. Medium and Large 1-2 400-500 lbs 146.00-168.00; 500-600 lbs 130.00-142.00; 700-750 lbs 127.50-128.00. Large 1 650-700 lbs 129.00-136.00.

Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1 300-400 lbs 140.00-165.00; 400-500 lbs 130.50-143.00; 500-600 lbs 124.00-136.75; 600-700 lbs 124.00-130.50; 700-750 lbs 122.25-123.10; lot 813 lbs 121.00. Medium and Large 1-2 300-350 lbs 140.00-161.00; 450-500 lbs 127.50; 500-600 lbs 118.00-127.50; 600-650 lbs 125.00-125.50.

Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1 400-500 lbs 148.00-160.00; 500-600 lbs 132.00-144.50; 600-700 lbs 116.00-124.50; 700-750 lbs 102.00-109.00; pkg 890 lbs 85.00. Medium and Large 1-2 pkg 345 lbs 175.00; 450-500 lbs 142.00-154.00; pkg 667 lbs calves 115.00; 700-800 lbs 94.00-107.50.

Bred Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 4-7 yrs. 950-1300 lbs 1st-3rd stage 900.00-1375.00 per head.

Cow-Calf Pairs: Medium and Large 1-2 pkg. short and solid 1250 lbs with 150 lb calves 1425.00 per pair.

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