Stockyards

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Receipts: 654 Week Ago: 962 Year Ago: 1034

Compared to last week, feeder steers steady to 4.00 higher. Feeder Heifers under 500 lbs 2.00 to 5.00 higher, over 500 lbs steady to 3.00 Higher. Demand moderate to good. Supply moderate, the feeder offering Totaled 50 percent steers and bulls, 38 percent heifers and 47 percent feeders over 600 lbs. Cows and bulls totaled 12 percent of the total Offering. Slaughter cows 2.00 to 4.00 higher.

Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1 350-400 lbs 169.00-176.00, Pkg thin fleshed 355 lbs 182.00; 400-450 lbs 165.00-174.50; 450-500 lbs 160.00-170.00; Pkg 503 lbs 161.00; 550-600 lbs 146.00-152.00; 600-650 lbs 138.50-147.50; 650-700 lbs 129.00-133.00; 700-800 lbs 124.00-129.50; 800-850 lbs 124.00-128.00. Medium and Large 1-2 450-500 152.00-155.00.

Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1 325-400 lbs 152.00-156.00; 400-450 lbs 141.00-149.50; 450-500 lbs 132.00-142.00; 500-550 lbs 130.00-133.00; 550-600 lbs 124.00-128.00; 600-650 lbs 118.00-120.00; 650-700 lbs 116.00-119.00; 700-750 lbs 114.00-123.00; Pkg 802 lbs 112.00; Pkg 885 lbs 95.00. Medium and Large 1-2 Pkg 448 lbs 131.00; 450-500 lbs 121.00-134.00; Pkg 640 lbs 116.00.

Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1-2 Pkg 317 lbs 186.00; Pkg 387 lbs 173.00; Pkg 405 lbs 172.50; 500-600 lbs 119.00-133.00; Pkg 623 lbs 127.00; 650-675 lbs 112.00-115.50; Pkg 735 112.50; Pkg 806 lbs 106.00; Pkg 898 lbs 90.50.

Bred Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 Few 2 to 6 yrs 2nd to 3rd stage 950-1250 lbs 925.00-1250.00, Ind 5 yrs 3rd stage 1275 lbs 1500.00 per head.

Cow and Calf Pairs: Scarce

Source: Mo. Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Sedalia, Steve Gill, Market Reporter, (573) 751-5618