Stockyards

Thursday, August 31, 2017

No sale next week due to Labor Day ***

Receipts: 767 Week Ago: N/A Year Ago: 322

There have been no recent comparable sales for a price trend, however a higher undertone was noted on steer calves under 500 lbs. Several packages of yearlings were offered as well as some un-weaned calves and all weights of feeders sold with good demand as cattle saw modest gains on the board Monday. Supply was moderate. The feeder offering was made up of near 55 percent steers and bulls, 45 percent heifers with 60 percent over 600 lbs. Cows and bulls totaled 15 percent of the offering. Slaughter cows sold 3.00-6.00 lower compared to the last reported sale.

Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1 350-400 lbs 200.00-204.00; 400-500 lbs 177.00-192.00; 500-600 lbs 162.50-170.00; 600-700 lbs 152.00-164.00; pkg 745 lbs 145.00; 800-900 lbs 134.50-138.00. Medium and Large 1-2 pkg 530 lbs 155.50; 600-650 lbs 156.00-156.50; 800-850 lbs 135.75-137.00. Large 1-2 pkg 738 lbs 145.00.

Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1 300-350 lbs fleshy 159.00-162.00, 350-400 lbs 161.00-164.50; 400-500 lbs 155.50-165.00; 500-600 lbs 141.00-148.00; 600-700 lbs 136.00-141.00; 700-800 lbs 137.50-140.50; pkg 953 lbs 126.50; pkg 1092 lbs 110.00. Medium and Large 1-2 pkg 558 lbs 146.00; 600-700 lbs 136.50-140.00; pkg 729 lbs 139.00. Medium and Large 2 pkg 692 lbs 134.00.

Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1 pkg 413 lbs 191.00; pkg 663 lbs 130.00. Medium and Large 1-2 pkg 496 lbs 161.00; pkg 558 lbs 150.00; pkg 687 lbs 133.00; pkg 785 lbs 119.50. Medium 1-2 pkg 388 lbs 163.00.

Bred Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 2 yrs.-short and solid 1180-1400 lbs 2nd-3rd period 950.00-1250.00 per head, ind. 4 yrs. 1265 lbs 3rd period 1335.00 per head.

Cow-Calf Pairs: Medium and Large 1-2 few 6 yrs.-short and solid 1225-1250 lbs with newborn calves 1260.00-1610.00 per pair.

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