Monday & Thursday Feeder Cattle Summary     

JC_LS151
Jefferson City, MO    Tue Dec 16, 2014    MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News

Carthage - Joplin Regional Stockyards
Feeder Cattle Auction for 12/15/14

Receipts:  3731    Last Week:  6575    Year Ago:  7373

   Compared to last week, steers under 550 lbs 10.00 to 15.00 lower, heifers
under 550 lbs 15.00 to 20.00 lower, steers and heifers over 550 lbs 5.00 to
10.00 lower.  Demand moderate to light, supply moderate.  Cattle market feeling
the pressure of Feeder Cattle futures trading limit down.  The feeder supply
included 48 percent steers, 44 percent heifers, 08 percent bulls, with 48
percent over 600 lbs.

***Note:  This is the last feeder cattle at Joplin Regional Stockyards for 2014.
JRS will be closed the next two weeks for the Christmas and New Year holidays.
They will re-open with their regular sale schedule on January 5, 2015.***

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 325.00-345.00; 400-450 lbs
300.00-345.00, 450-500 lbs 284.00-307.00; 500-550 lbs 265.00-287.50, 550-600 lbs
250.00-285.00; 600-650 lbs 243.00-258.00, 650-700 lbs 229.00-245.00; 700-800 lbs
213.00-227.00, fleshy or calves 206.00-220.00; 835-840 lbs 208.00-210.00, 800-
875 lbs fleshy 202.00-209.00; lot 906 lbs 208.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 315
lbs thin 345.00, 335-400 lbs 300.00-330.00; 445-500 lbs 265.00-302.50; 500-600
lbs 235.00-275.00; 600-700 lbs 217.50-234.00, 625-665 lbs calves 215.00-220.00;
700-800 lbs 212.00-223.00; 800-900 lbs 196.00-211.00; 900-950 lbs 196.00-197.00.
Medium and Large 2  pkg 455 lbs 245.00; 500-600 lbs 246.00-250.00; 645-675 lbs
212.50-229.00.  Large 1  pkg 518 lbs 255.00; 625-700 lbs 222.00-236.00.  Medium
1 pkg 466 lbs 290.00.  Medium 1-2  pkg 501 lbs thin 260.00; 600-615 lbs 212.00-
221.00.  Medium 2-3  pkg 565 lbs 220.00; lot 762 lbs 209.00.  Small 4  lot 380 lbs
Longhorns 201.00, pkg 380 lbs Jerseys 180.00.

   Feeder Holstein Steers:  Large 3  340-400 lbs 222.00-230.00; pkg 623 lbs
157.50; lot 901 lbs 127.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 270.00-300.00; 400-450 lbs
245.00-272.00, 450-500 lbs 232.50-250.00; 500-550 lbs 224.00-240.00, 550-600 lbs
222.00-232.00; 625-700 lbs 212.50-231.00, 600-665 lbs calves 200.00-220.00; 700
-800 lbs 195.00-204.00; 800-850 lbs 188.00-191.00, lot 877 lbs replacements 
203.00; 900-960 lbs 181.00-190.00; pkg 1033 lbs 172.50.  Medium and Large 1-2
pkg 283 lbs 285.00, pkg 257 lbs thin 300.00; 325-400 lbs 250.00-310.00; 400-500
lbs 227.50-250.00; 500-600 lbs 207.00-235.00; 600-700 lbs 197.50-223.00; 700-765
lbs 190.00-206.00; 800-880 lbs 185.00-186.00.  Medium and Large 2  450-475 lbs
220.00-247.50; 545-570 lbs 210.00-219.00; lot 618 lbs 215.00.  Large 1 pkg 477
lbs 235.00; pkg 585 lbs 210.00; 645-670 lbs 204.00-205.00; pkg 888 lbs 175.00.
Medium 1-2  pkg 472 lbs thin 246.00.  Medium 2-3  pkg 428 lbs 235.00; pkg 531 lbs 
217.50.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 395 lbs 355.00; 400-450 lbs 310.00-
320.00; 500-600 lbs 239.00-275.00; pkg 685 lbs calves 208.00; 700-775 lbs 180.00
-215.00; pkg 805 lbs fleshy 175.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 267 lbs 365.00;
lot 349 lbs 339.00; 400-500 lbs 248.00-290.00; 560-565 lbs 248.00-249.00; 630
-700 lbs calves 197.50-219.00; 700-800 lbs 184.00-202.00; pkg 908 lbs 170.00.
Medium and Large 2  pkg 495 lbs 250.00; pkg 509 lbs thin 255.00.

Source:  MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Carthage, MO
         Rick Huffman, Market Reporter, 573-751-5618
         24 Hour Market Report 573-522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS151.txt

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