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8/20/2014 2:30 PM
By Associated Press

SJ—LS150
St. Joseph, MO Wed Aug 20, 2014 USDA-MO Dept of Ag Market News
St. Joseph, MO Stockyards
Feeder Cattle Auction Report Mid-Session and Close for 08/20/2014
Receipts: 1063 Last Week: 150 Year Ago: 240
Compared to two weeks ago, steer calves weighing 400-500 lbs sold with a
firm undertone on a light test, 500-600 lb steer calves sold weak to 5.00 lower,
yearling steers over 600 lbs traded 10.00-12.00 lower than two weeks ago. Feeder
heifers sold 5.00-10.00 lower on comparable sales. Live and Feeder Cattle
futures over the last week have traded sharply lower as with a lower fat cattle
market has pressured the feeder cattle market. Demand remains good as supply
was light. Supply included 65 percent steers, 35 percent heifers and near 52
percent weighing over 600 lbs.
Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1 few 350-400 lbs 300.00-305.00; few 400-420
lbs 305.00-310.50; lot 475 lbs 284.00; 500-550 lbs 272.00-278.00; 550-600 lbs
263.00-273.50; pkg fleshy 590 lbs 250.00; lot 620 lbs 253.50, fleshy 600-650 lbs
240.00-253.00; 650-700 lbs 236.00-252.00; 700-750 lbs 230.00-239.00; 750-800 lbs
221.00-223.75;, pkg fleshy 755 lbs 216.00; pkg 810 lbs 218.00; 900-950 lbs
200.00-205.10; lot 1050 lbs 193.50. Medium and Large 1-2 pkg 310 lbs 309.00;
pkg 390 lbs 289.00; 400-500 lbs 271.00-289.00; 500-550 lbs 260.00-263.00; 550-
600 lbs 245.00-250.00; 600-650 lbs 240.00-249.00; 650-700 lbs 230.00.
Holstein Steers: Large 3 Consignment 45 head 420 lbs 203.00.
Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1 pkg 380 lbs 281.00; few 400-450 lbs
266.00-269.00; lot 455 lbs 255.00; 500-550 lbs 235.00-240.00, fleshy 550-600 lbs
217.00-218.50; 600-650 lbs 224.00-233.50; pkg 695 lbs 219.00; 700-720 lbs
213.75-220.00; pkg 815 lbs 202.00; pkg 830 lbs fleshy 191.50. Medium and Large
1-2 pkg 280 lbs 275.00; 300-350 lbs 262.50-281.00; 400-500 lbs 235.50-245.50;
pkg 525 lbs 219.00; few 650-700 lbs 208.00-215.00; pkg 725 lbs 201.00.
Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1-2 pkg 355 lbs 300.00; 450-500 lbs 247.50-
260.00; 500-560 lbs 237.00-260.00; 600-650 lbs 206.00-219.00.
Source: MO-USDA Dept of Ag Market News Service
Greg Harrison 816-676-7000
24 Hour Market Report 1-573-522-9244
www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/SJ—LS150.txt
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