Stockyards

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Receipts: 320 Week Ago: 1197 Year Ago: 819

Compared to last week, too few feeders to test the market for a price trend. Live and Feeder Cattle have started the week lower. Demand was moderate with a light supply. The feeder offering was made up of near 52 percent steers and bulls, 48 percent heifers with 72 percent over 600 lbs. Cows and bulls totaled 17 percent of the offering. Slaughter cows sold mostly steady.

Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1 450-500 lbs 166.00-173.00; pkg 585 lbs 167.00, 550-600 lbs fleshy 155.00-158.00; 600-700 lbs 156.00-165.00; 700-800 lbs 147.50-153.50; pkg 807 lbs 148.00. Medium and Large 1-2 500-550 lbs 155.00-162.50; 600-700 lbs 146.00-159.00.

Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1 500-550 lbs 151.00-155.50. Medium and Large 1-2 pkg 483 lbs 155.00; 500-550 lbs 149.00-150.00; 600-700 lbs 137.00-143.00; lot 751 lbs 143.00. Large 1 pkg 512 lbs 149.00.

Bred Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 4-7 yrs. 1100-1350 lbs 2nd-3rd period 1050.00-1400.00 per head. Medium 1-2 2 yrs. 945-1048 lbs 2nd-3rd period 1225.00-1325.00 per head.

Cow-Calf Pairs: Scarce

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