Stockyards

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Receipts: 1050 Last Week: 630 Year Ago: 603

Compared to last week, Feeder steers under 700 lbs 5.00 to 10.00 lower, Over 700 lbs no recent price comparison. Feeder heifers under 500 lb no good price comparison, Over 500 lbs 2.00 to 10.00 lower. Demand moderate. Supply moderate to heavy, the feeder offering consisted of 38 percent steers and bulls, 68 percent heifers and 21 percent feeders over 600 lbs. Cows and bulls consisted of 11 percent of the total offering. Slaughter cows steady to firm.

Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1 Pkg 305 lbs 211.00; Pkg 383 lbs 185.00; 425-475 lbs 177.00-180.00; 500-550 lbs 163.00-167.00; 550-600 lbs 153.00-162.00; 600-675 lbs 148.00-158.00; 700-800 lbs 130.00-140.00; 800-900 lbs 124.00-134.00; 900-1000 lbs 108.00-118.00. Medium and Large 1-2 400-475 lbs 158.00-174.00; 500-600 lbs 140.00-156.00; 600-700 lbs 138.00-147.00; 825-875 lbs 116.00.

Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1 Pkg 269 lbs 174.00; Few 325-350 lbs 168.00; Few 400-425 lbs 160.00-161.00; Pkg 485 lbs 149.00; 500-550 lbs 142.50-146.00; Few 600-625 lbs 134.00-138.00; 725-775 lbs 118.00-122.00; Lot 812 lbs 118.00; Pkg 931 lbs 112.00. Medium and Large 1-2 Few 425-450 lbs 150.00-153.00; Few 450-500 lbs 139.00-145.00; 500-600 lbs

126.00-139.00; Pkg 733 lbs 110.00.

Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1-2 Pkg 349 lbs 190.00; 350-400 lbs 169.00-175.00; 500-600 lbs 134.00-148.00; Pkg 698 lbs 127.00.

Bred Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 Few 4-6 yrs 1125-1730 lbs 2nd to 3rd stage 850.00-1100.00 per head.

Cow and calf Pairs: Medium and Large 1-2 Few 2-5 yrs 1000-1275 lbs with 125-325 lb calves 1125.00-1200.00 per pair.

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