Stockyards

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Receipts: 1197 Week Ago: 547 Year Ago: 0

Compared to two weeks ago, steers and yearling heifers sold with a higher undertone while heifers calves sold with a steady undertone. Live and Feeder Cattle have posted positive gains the last several days. Demand was moderate with a heavy supply. A special cow sale followed the feeder cattle. The feeder offering was made up of near 63 percent steers and bulls, 37 percent heifers with 47 percent over 600 lbs. Cows and bulls totaled 27 percent of the offering.

Slaughter cows sold steady.

Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1 300-350 lbs 197.00-217.00; 400-500 lbs 183.00-201.00, pkg 400 lbs thin 204.00 500-600 lbs 166.00-184.00; 600-700 lbs 160.00-175.00, 600-650 lbs calves 161.00-167.00; 700-800 lbs 153.50-156.00, pkg 709 lbs calves 150.00; lot 891 lbs 144.25; load 906 lbs 144.35. Medium and Large 1-2 pkg 370 lbs 188.00; 400-500 lbs 167.00-187.00; 550-600 lbs 156.00-170.00; 600-700 lbs 153.00-168.00; pkg 719 lbs 154.00.

Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1 300-400 lbs 165.00-182.00; 400-500 lbs 155.00-169.00; 500-600 lbs 149.00-162.50; 600-650 lbs 147.00-157.00; lot 729 lbs 150.00. Medium and Large 1-2 400-500 lbs 149.00-161.50; 550-600 lbs 151.50-158.00; pkg 604 lbs 153.50, pkg 697 lbs thin 148.00.

Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1 pkg 527 lbs fleshy 146.00; pkg 560 lbs 160.00. Large 1-2 pkg 667 lbs 132.00.

Bred Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 3 yrs.-short and solid 1100-1300 lbs 2nd-3rd period 1100.00-1475.00 per head. Medium 1-2 2-4 yrs.1000-1050 lbs 2nd period 1100.00-1325.00 per head.

Cow-Calf Pairs: Medium and Large 1-2 pkg 1 plus-4 yrs. 985-1150 lbs with newborn calves 1375.00-1600.00 per pair.

Feeder/Stocker Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 2-5 yrs. 910-1255 lbs open or unchecked 78.00-96.00.

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