Stockyards

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Receipts: 1175 Two Weeks Ago: 475 Year Ago: 706

Compared to two weeks ago, feeder steers under 750 lbs steady to firm, Over 750 lbs no recent price comparison. Feeder heifer under 700 lbs steady to firm Over 700 lbs no recent price comparison. Demand good. Supply moderate to heavy, the feeder offering consisted of 43 percent steers and bulls, 48 percent heifers and 71 percent feeders over 600 lbs. Cows and bulls consisted of 9 percent of the total offering. Slaughter cows steady to firm.

Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1 Pkg 330 lbs 202.00; 450-500 lbs 177.00-178.00, Lot thin fleshed 454 lbs 187.50; 500-600 lbs 162.00-174.00, Pkg thin fleshed 530 lbs 184.00; 600-625 lbs 159.00-165.50; 650-700 lbs 150.00-154.50; 700-775 lbs 145.00-152.50; 800-875 lbs 140.00-143.00; Pkg 946 lbs 133.00; Pkg 1000 lbs 118.00. Medium and Large 1-2 400-450 lbs 173.00-181.00; 475-500 lbs 155.00-170.00; Few 550-600 lbs 150.00-164.00; 625-700 lbs 142.00-147.00; Few 700-750 lbs 139.00-143.00.

Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1 Pkg 333 lbs 159.00; 400-450 lbs 149.50-156.00; 475-500 lbs 145.00-150.00; 500-600 lbs 143.50-149.00; 600-700 lbs 141.50-148.00; 700-750 lbs 138.00-143.50; 750-800 lbs 134.00-136.00; Pkg 806 lbs 132.25. Medium and Large 1-2 Pkg 393 lbs 142.00; 400-500 lbs 143.00-148.00; Few 500-550 lbs 134.00-147.00; Lot 701 lbs 130.00. Large 1 800-850 lbs 132.00-135.00.

Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1-2 400-475 lbs 152.00-180.50; Few 500-575 lbs 151.00; Few 690 lbs 130.00-135.00.

Bred Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 Few 3 yrs to short and solid 925-1480 lbs 2nd to 3rd stage 975.00-1280.00 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