Stockyards

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Receipts: 936 Week Ago: 565 Year Ago: 0

Compared to last week, steers and heifers 2.00 to 4.00 higher. Slaughter cows steady. Supply and demand moderate. Cows and bulls accounted for 06 percent of the total offering. The feeder supply consisted of 53 percent steers and bulls and 47 percent heifers; 65 percent of all the feeder cattle weighed over 600 lbs.

Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1 pkg 437 lbs 178.00; 500-600 lbs 165.00-169.50; 600-700 lbs 145.50-151.50; 700-800 lbs 142.00-148.50; 800-900 lbs 133.10-138.00; lot 973 lbs 122.00. Medium and Large 1-2 400-500 lbs 170.00-173.50; pkg 596 lbs 155.00; 600-700 lbs 145.50-146.50; 700-800 lbs 134.00-136.00, lot 760 lbs thin 146.75 Large 1-2 pkg 600 lbs 148.00. Medium 1-2 pkg 684 lbs 139.00.

Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1 pkg 333 lbs 174.00; 400-500 lbs 155.00-159.00; 500-600 lbs 146.00-157.75; 600-700 lbs 143.75-147.00; 700-800 lbs 132.00-135.10; lot 809 lbs 128.00. Medium and Large 1-2 300-400 lbs 159.75-177.00; 400-500 lbs 150.50-154.00, pkg 598 lbs fleshy 126.00; 700-800 lbs 129.75-130.00; pkg 843 lbs 124.00; pkg 954 lbs 112.00. Medium and Large 2 pkg 437 lbs 147.00.

Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1-2 400-500 lbs 153.00-175.00; pkg 569 lbs 149.50; pkg 692 lbs 133.25.

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