Stockyards

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Receipts: 475 Week Ago: 1467 Year Ago: 767

Compared to last week, Feeder steers and heifers steady. Demand good. Supply light to moderate, the feeder offering consisted of 50 percent steers and bulls, 33 percent heifers and 27 percent feeders over 600 lbs. Cows and bulls consisted of 17 percent of the total offering. Slaughter cows steady to 1.00 lower.

Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1 400-450 lbs 183.50-191.00; 450-500 lbs 175.00-181.50; 500-550 lbs 170.00-175.75; 550-600 lbs 167.50-172.00; 600-700 lbs 152.00-162.00; 700-750 lbs 142.00-152.00; Pkg 963 lbs 128.00. Medium and Large 1-2 300-350 lbs 191.00-199.00; 375-400 lbs 169.00-180.00; 450-500 ;bs 169.00-170.00; 575-650 lbs 153.00-162.00; Pkg 681 lbs 150.00. Large 1 Pkg 573 lbs 158.00; Pkg 702 lbs 140.00.

Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1 300-350 lbs 159.00-166.00; Few 375-400 lbs 152.00; Pkg thin fleshed 352 lbs 165.00; 400-450 lbs 150.00-160.00, Pkg thin fleshed 415 lbs 166.00; 450-500 lbs 145.00-154.00, Pkg thin fleshed 475 lbs 157.50; 500-550 lbs 152.00-155.00; 550-600 lbs 142.00-149.00; 600-700 lbs 132.00-146.00. Medium and Large 1-2 Few 375-450 lbs 145.50-150.00; 500-600 lbs 132.00-144.00; 600-700 lbs 129.00-137.50.

Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1-2 Few 350-400 lbs 167.00-184.00; 400-500 lbs 161.00-175.00; Pkg 538 lbs 161.00; Few 550-600 lbs 148.00-153.00; Pkg 610 lbs 149.50; Few 725-750 lbs 137.00-138.00; Pkg 875 lbs 112.00.

Bred Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 Few 4 to 6 yrs 950-1325 lbs 2nd to 3rd stage 975.00-1250.00 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