Joplin Weighted Averages
JC_LS758
 Jefferson City, MO    Mon  Mar  20,  2017    USDA-MO Dept of Ag Market News

 Joplin Regional Stockyards - Carthage, MO
 Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 3/20/2017

 Receipts:  6,574     Week ago:   6,985    Year ago:  5,298

    ***CLOSE***  Compared to last week, steer calves under 500 lbs steady to
 5.00 higher,  500 to 600 lbs steady, heifer calves under 500 lbs steady  to
 4.00 higher, 500 to 600 lbs 2.00 to 5.00 higher, yearling steers under 900 lbs
 steady to 2.00 higher, with some near 600 lbs 5.00 higher, over 900 lbs steady,
 yearling heifers steady.  Demand good, supply moderate.  Grazing prospects and
 higher Slaughter Cattle prices giving strength to the stocker and feeder cattle
 trade.  Feeder Cattle futures continue to climb higher as they closed on the
 positive side.  The temperature un-seasonally warm  and dry for the first day
 of spring.  Feeder supply included 50 percent Steers, 1 percent Holstein
 Steers, 42 percent Heifers, and  7 percent Bulls. Feeder Supply over 600 lbs
 was 52 percent.

 Please Note:
 The below USDA LPGMN price report is reflective of the majority of classes and
 grades of livestock offered for sale.  There may be instances where some sales
 do not fit within reporting guidelines and therefore will not be included in
 the report.  Prices are reported on a per cwt basis, unless otherwise noted.


           Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
  Head   Wt Range    Avg Wt  Price Range   Avg Price
     5     307        307       200.00         200.00
     4     328        328       185.00         185.00 Fleshy
     6     347        347       202.50         202.50 Thin Fleshed
    26   376-398      391   185.00-197.50      189.94
    23   366-372      369       185.00         185.00 Fleshy
    38   402-447      430   182.50-195.00      187.26
    19   401-433      415   166.00-180.00      174.38 Fleshy
   120   451-499      476   170.00-186.00      177.52
    50   457-489      470   158.00-175.00      167.57 Fleshy
    96   506-541      520   157.00-177.00      165.93
    57   500-549      525   150.00-161.00      156.42 Fleshy
   193   552-594      573   147.00-164.00      158.13
    20   560-578      567   145.00-153.00      148.92 Fleshy
   194   605-643      623   142.00-158.50      151.49
    17   611-641      631   136.00-144.00      139.47 Calves
   166   653-696      678   135.00-147.00      139.48
     4     668        668       133.00         133.00 Calves
   119   703-744      730   130.00-137.00      133.89
   228   751-793      762   127.00-133.50      130.40
   209   803-840      818   123.50-130.50      127.47
    60   876-897      879   123.00-124.50      124.27
    25   900-911      903   121.00-122.50      121.74
     6     979        979       119.00         119.00
     4     1028       1028      118.50         118.50

          Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2

  Head   Wt Range    Avg Wt  Price Range   Avg Price
     5     253        253       220.00         220.00
    18   330-349      337   179.00-186.00      183.18
    19   358-396      381   170.00-180.00      173.83
    44   401-432      421   162.00-178.00      171.27
    10     439        439       179.00         179.00 Thin Fleshed
    61   465-498      474   155.00-170.00      163.85
     4     476        476       147.50         147.50 Fleshy
    67   511-547      533   148.00-162.00      154.12
   126   550-599      572   138.00-155.00      148.06
   116   607-648      636   135.00-146.00      140.27
     4     600        600       141.00         141.00 Calves
   162   659-694      672   133.50-142.00      137.03
    83   705-741      724   127.00-134.50      131.93
    37   751-784      763   126.50-131.00      129.19
   112   800-847      821   124.00-127.00      125.23
   129   852-872      857   122.00-126.00      124.50
     5     902        902       118.00         118.00
    15     1058       1058      116.00         116.00

           Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2
  Head   Wt Range    Avg Wt  Price Range   Avg Price
     4     485        485       151.00         151.00
    20     506        506       150.00         150.00
    12     713        713       127.00         127.00
     4     899        899       120.00         120.00

               Feeder Steers Medium 2-3
  Head   Wt Range    Avg Wt  Price Range   Avg Price
     7     536        536       128.00         128.00
    28     617        617       128.50         128.50

                Feeder Steers Medium 3
  Head   Wt Range    Avg Wt  Price Range   Avg Price
    13   579-583      581   118.00-128.00      124.14

            Feeder Holstein Steers Large 3
  Head   Wt Range    Avg Wt  Price Range   Avg Price
     3     402        402       82.00           82.00
     6     485        485       81.00           81.00
     7   565-570      569       70.00           70.00
    28   730-744      739    75.00-80.00        76.76

          Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1

  Head   Wt Range    Avg Wt  Price Range   Avg Price
    41   305-347      335   145.00-158.00      150.64
     5     323        323       170.00         170.00 Thin Fleshed
    20   380-394      386   144.00-145.00      144.41
    77   405-449      438   138.00-151.00      144.36
     4     412        412       137.50         137.50 Fleshy
     8     403        403       160.00         160.00 Thin Fleshed
    97   452-497      474   136.00-145.00      139.82
     6     477        477       152.00         152.00 Thin Fleshed
   204   504-549      527   136.00-149.00      143.04
    22   527-547      532   130.00-132.00      131.44 Fleshy
   169   554-596      578   127.00-142.00      133.00
    23   553-598      577   123.00-130.00      125.46 Fleshy
   150   600-643      618   124.00-132.00      127.93
    25   668-679      676   123.00-126.00      124.60
   181   700-732      716   120.25-127.00      125.52
    40   764-779      767   118.00-125.00      121.31
     9     854        854       116.00         116.00
     6     981        981       115.00         115.00

         Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
  Head   Wt Range    Avg Wt  Price Range   Avg Price
    11     275        275       157.50         157.50
     4     299        299       160.00         160.00 Thin Fleshed
    43   326-348      337   145.00-153.00      147.50
    15     332        332       150.00         150.00 Thin Fleshed
    15   353-394      380       151.00         151.00 Thin Fleshed
    46   411-447      428   136.00-145.00      141.82
   137   451-498      471   130.00-142.00      136.43
     8     477        477       147.00         147.00 Thin Fleshed
   122   506-548      521   125.00-142.00      136.12
     5     514        514       143.00         143.00 Thin Fleshed
   116   552-594      575   125.00-131.00      128.50
    11   553-599      580   120.00-125.00      122.11 Fleshy
   101   602-649      628   120.00-129.00      125.50
     9     614        614       125.00         125.00 Calves
   206   655-688      666   118.00-127.50      123.69
     5     686        686       116.00         116.00 Calves
    29   705-733      727   117.00-121.50      120.64
   144   751-775      764   115.00-123.00      119.99
    41   810-832      820   113.00-118.50      116.13
   131   867-888      867   114.00-118.00      117.91
     9   951-952      951   107.00-109.00      107.67

          Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
  Head   Wt Range    Avg Wt  Price Range   Avg Price
    16     408        408       125.00         125.00
    14     541        541       123.00         123.00
    10     638        638       118.00         118.00
     5     819        819       100.00         100.00

              Feeder Heifers Medium 1-2
  Head   Wt Range    Avg Wt  Price Range   Avg Price
     3     433        433       125.00         125.00
     4     450        450       128.00         128.00
     8     552        552       119.00         119.00

              Feeder Heifers Medium 2-3
  Head   Wt Range    Avg Wt  Price Range   Avg Price
     5     659        659       115.00         115.00

               Feeder Heifers Medium 3
  Head   Wt Range    Avg Wt  Price Range   Avg Price
    22     508        508       129.00         129.00

           Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1
  Head   Wt Range    Avg Wt  Price Range   Avg Price
     4     374        374       174.00         174.00
    32   409-440      427   170.00-189.00      176.82
    33   457-484      466   157.50-167.00      161.04
    10   511-512      511   146.00-148.00      147.40
    15   553-587      580   130.00-143.00      132.48
     6     675        675       120.00         120.00 Calves

          Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
  Head   Wt Range    Avg Wt  Price Range   Avg Price
    10     264        264       210.00         210.00
    37   340-348      347   162.00-162.50      162.07
     5     385        385       160.00         160.00
    58   421-425      421   159.00-160.00      159.07
    48     485        485       156.00         156.00
    17   521-535      529   138.00-147.00      142.08
    40   562-563      563   136.00-143.00      136.87
    13     615        615       129.00         129.00 Calves
    14   668-690      685   116.00-122.00      120.75
     3     748        748       110.00         110.00
     8     782        782       113.00         113.00
     5     845        845       101.00         101.00

           Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 2
  Head   Wt Range    Avg Wt  Price Range   Avg Price
     9     486        486       161.00         161.00 Thin Fleshed
     9     622        622       137.50         137.50

                 Feeder Bulls Large 3
  Head   Wt Range    Avg Wt  Price Range   Avg Price
     6     216        216       127.50         127.50
     6     311        311       95.00           95.00

               Feeder Bulls Medium 1-2
  Head   Wt Range    Avg Wt  Price Range   Avg Price
     5     750        750       102.00         102.00

               Feeder Bulls Medium 2-3
  Head   Wt Range    Avg Wt  Price Range   Avg Price
     8     345        345       145.00         145.00 Thin Fleshed

 Source:  USDA-MO Dept of Ag Market News Service
         Rick Huffman, Market Reporter, (573) 751-5618
         24 Hour Market Report 1-573-522-9244
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