Stockyards

Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Receipts: 631 Week Ago: 790 Year Ago: 370

Compared to last week ago, Feeder steers under 700 lbs and heifers unevenly steady, steers over 700 lbs no recent price comparison. Demand moderate good. Supply moderate, the feeder offering consisted of 43 percent steers and bulls, 36 percent heifers and 42 percent feeders over 600 lbs. Cows and bulls consisted of 21 percent of the total offering. Slaughter cows steady.

Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1 Pkg 388 lbs 178.00; 400-500 lbs 166.00-173.00; 500-600 lbs 154.50-170.50; 600-700 lbs 146.00-158.25; 700-775 lbs 140.00-147.00; 800-825 lbs 146.50-147.00; Few 850-900 lbs 134.00-138.00. Medium and Large 1-2 400-500 lbs 144.00-165.00; Pkg 515 lbs 150.00; Few 650-700 lbs 138.00-146.00.

Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1 Few 375-400 lbs 149.00-155.00; 400-500 lbs 140.00-147.00; 500-600 lbs 136.00-147.00; 600-700 lbs 134.00-140.00; Few 700-750 lbs 132.00-133.00; Pkg 933 lbs 113.50. Medium and Large 1-2 Few 350-400 lbs 132.00-145.00; 400-500 lbs 134.00-142.00; 500-600 lbs 126.00-136.00; Few 600-650 lbs 122.00-132.00; Pkg 865 lbs 117.75.

Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1-2 Pkg 302 lbs 170.00; 400-450 lbs 158.00-165.00; Few 475-500 lbs 149.00-150.00; Few 500-575 lbs 140.00-146.00; Pkg 623 lbs 132.00; Few 750-775 lbs 116.00-119.00.

Bred Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 2 yrs to short and solid 1035-1670 lbs 1st to 3rd stage 900.00-1100.00 per head.

Cow and Calf Pairs: Not well tested.

Source: Mo. Dept. of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Sedalia, Market Reporter Steve Gill, 573-751-5618. 24 hour recorded report 573-522-9244