Stockyards

Wednesday, June 6, 2018

Receipts: 924 Two Weeks Ago: 377 Year Ago: 1197

Compared to two weeks ago, Feeder steers under 600 lbs steady to 8.00 Higher, Over 600 lbs steady. Feeder heifers steady to 7.00 higher. Demand good. Supply moderate, the feeder offering consisted of 40 percent steers and bulls, 39 percent heifers and 27 percent feeders over 600 lbs. Cows and bulls consisted of 21 percent of the total offering. Slaughter cows steady to 3.00 higher.

Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1 300-350 lbs 190.00-208.00; Few 350-400 lbs 181.50-189.00, Pkg thin fleshed 393 lbs 194.00; 400-500 lbs 178.00-192.00; 500-600 lbs 161.00-171.00, Few thin fleshed 500-550 lbs 177.00-181.00; 600-650 bs 152.00-158.00; Few 650-700 lbs 143.00-146.00; Pkg 735 lbs 136.50; Pkg 820 lbs 130.00. Medium and Large 1-2 Few 375-400 lbs 170.00-171.00; 400-500 lbs 160.00-176.00; 500-575 lbs 151.00-161.00; 600-675 lbs 137.50-150.00; Pkg 758 lbs 128.00.

Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1 300-400 lbs 157.00-167.00; 400-500 lbs 150.00-165.00; 500-550 lbs 142.50-153.50; 550-600 lbs 135.00-145.50; 600-700 lbs 128.00-136.75. Medium and Large 1-2 300-400 lbs 148.00155.00; 400-500 lbs 134.00-147.50; 500-600 lbs 132.00-142.00; Pkg 730 lbs 118.00.

Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1-2 Pkg 377 lbs 189.00; Few 425-450 lbs 167.00-175.00; 475-500 lbs 153.00-164.50; 500-550 lbs 139.00-152.00; 550-600 lbs 136.00-149.50; 600-650 lbs 130.00-142.00; Pkg 702 lbs 126.50.

Bred Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 2-6 yrs 1100-1480 lbs 2nd to 3rd stage 1100.00-1375.00 per head. Medium and Large 2 Few 4 yrs to short and solid 1125-1575 lbs 2nd to 3rd stage 800.00-1050.00 per head.

Cow and Calf Pairs: Not well tested.

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