Stockyards

Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Receipts: 497 Two Weeks Ago: 1247 Year Ago: 0

Compared to two weeks ago, Feeder steers steady to 10.00 higher. Feeder heifers unevenly steady. Demand good to very good. Supply moderate, the feeder offering consisted of 37 percent steers and bulls, 38 percent heifers and 26 percent feeders over 600 lbs. Cows and bulls consisted of 25 percent of the total offering. Slaughter cows 4.00 to 6.00 lower.

Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1 Few 350-400 lbs 186.00-190.00; 400-450 lbs 183.50-195.00; 450-500 lbs 174.00-188.00; 500-550 lbs 170.00-179.50; 550-575 lbs 166.00-174.00, Pkg thin fleshed 563 lbs 178.25; 600-650 lbs 159.00-169.00; Few 655 lbs 153.00-162.50; Few 700-750 lbs 142.00-144.00. Medium and Large 1-2 Few 350-400 lbs 175.00-183.00; 425-475 lbs 160.00-164.50; 550-625 lbs 147.50-156.00; 675-700 lbs 143.00-147.00.

Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1 400-500 lbs 142.00-149.00; 500-600 lbs 137.00-150.00; 600-650 lbs 136.00-145.50; 650-700 lbs 132.00-135.50; Pkg 713 lbs 130.00; Pkg 818 lbs 120.00. Medium and Large 1-2 300-325 lbs 140.00-150.00; 350-400 lbs 136.00-147.00; 425-475 lbs 138.00-140.00; Pkg 560 lbs 133.00-136.00.

Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1-2 Few 350-400 lbs 164.00-166.00; Few 400-450 lbs 137.00-145.00; Few 450-500 lbs 155.00-173.50; Pkg 545 lbs 160.00; Pkg 628 lbs 146.50.

Bred Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 Few 5 to 7 yrs 1125-1525 lbs 2nd to 3rd

stage 800.00-1035.00 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