Stockyards

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Receipts: 591 Week Ago: 584 Year Ago: 0

Compared to last week, Feeder steers and heifers steady to weak. Demand good. Supply light to moderate, the feeder offering consisted of 40 percent steers and bulls, 43 percent heifers and 18 percent feeders over 600 lbs. Cows and bulls consisted of 17 percent of the total offering. Slaughter cows steady to 1.00 higher.

Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1 300-400 lbs 190.00-200.00; Few 425-475 lbs 187.00; 500-600 lbs 160.00-174.00; Pkg 624 lbs 160.50. Medium and Large 1-2 Few 300-350 lbs 174.00-177.00; 425-500 lbs 163.00-174.00; 500-575 lbs 152.00-161.00; 600-675 lbs 150.00-155.00.

Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1 350-400 lbs 153.00-161.50; 400-450 lbs 150.00-160.25; 450-475 lbs 145.00-156.50; 500-575 lbs 140.00-151.50; 600-700 lbs 140.00-145.00; 700-750 lbs 138.00-147.50. Medium and Large 1-2 Pkg 303 lbs 154.00; Few 375-400 lbs 136.00-150.00; 400-500 lbs 136.00-144.00; 500-575 lbs 133.50-142.50; Few 600-625 lbs 132.00-135.00.

Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1-2 Pkg thin fleshed 306 lbs 198.00; 350-400 lbs 153.00-168.00; 425-500 lbs 162.00-175.00; 500-550 lbs 153.00-160.00; 600 lbs 146.00-154.00; Few 600-675 lbs 132.00-138.50.

Bred Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 3 yrs to short and solid 950-1385 lbs 1st to 3rd stage 900.00-1160.00, Pkg 18 months 3rd stage 794 lbs 1010.00 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