Joplin Weighted Averages
JC_LS758
 Jefferson City, MO    Thu  Dec  7,  2017    USDA-MO Dept of Ag Market News

 Joplin Regional Stockyards - Carthage, MO
 Livestock Weighted Average Report for 12/7/2017



 (*Live Auction)                 Receipts          Last Reported          Year Ago
                                                  (11/27/2017)
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 Total Receipts:                  6,252                 5,377                 0
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 Feeder Cattle:                   6,252(100%)           5,377(100%)           0(0%)
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 ***CLOSE***  No recent Value Added Sale for a true price comparison but
 compared to Monday's regular feeder cattle auction, steers sold 2.00 to 6.00
 higher with some spots sharply higher. Heifers under 600 lbs sold mostly 6.00
 to 7.00 higher with instances 10.00 higher, while those over 600 lbs sold
 steady to 2.00 higher on comparable sales.   All cattle on offer were long time
 weaned with a proven health history.  CME feeder cattle contracts posted small
 gains today with January feeder cattle closing 0.30 higher.  Feeder cattle
 supply included 62 percent Steers, 38 percent Heifers, and  0 percent Bulls.
 Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 57 percent.



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 FEEDER CATTLE
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 STEERS - Medium and Large 1 (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)
 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price
  55       350-393       374     200.00-210.00    206.70
  47       402-446       411     192.00-200.00    196.58
  117      450-484       468     188.00-201.00    194.09
  167      500-548       523     173.00-183.50    178.53
   9         516         516        188.00        188.00  Thin Fleshed
  377      551-598       573     164.00-176.00    169.19
  170      558-562       560     178.00-180.00    178.79  Thin Fleshed
  336      602-649       627     155.00-167.00    161.36
  437      651-687       667     156.00-168.50    160.29
  677      700-748       721     145.00-162.00    154.17
  174      753-795       767     146.50-157.25    151.71
  37         751         751        162.50        162.50  Thin Fleshed
  69       809-833       819     147.00-153.00    151.43
  109      854-879       864     146.25-151.00    149.27
   9         939         939        136.00        136.00  Fleshy

 STEERS - Medium and Large 1-2 (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)

 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price
   7         327         327        202.50        202.50
  18       351-377       368     190.00-202.50    196.30
  22       403-449       430     172.50-187.50    180.85
  96       465-498       483     174.00-187.50    183.61
  46       500-549       537     163.00-173.00    168.81
  72       562-596       578     160.00-163.00    160.78
  51       600-640       622     141.00-153.00    147.10
  96       659-698       670     150.00-153.00    151.70
  28       710-743       725     142.00-147.00    143.69
  47       762-775       763     135.50-146.00    143.64
  33       811-836       817     145.50-146.50    146.13
  35         906         906        145.00        145.00

 STEERS - Medium and Large 2 (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)
 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price
   8       528-542       535     153.00-160.00    156.55

 STEERS - Large 1 (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)
 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price
  24         661         661        160.00        160.00

 STEERS - Large 1-2 (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)
 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price
  16         503         503        165.00        165.00

 HEIFERS - Medium and Large 1 (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)
 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price
  16         302         302        181.00        181.00  Thin Fleshed
  25       350-382       375     161.00-170.00    168.54
  19         354         354        182.00        182.00  Thin Fleshed
  101      404-445       422     152.00-165.50    156.75
  139      455-489       472     149.00-161.00    155.98
  22         459         459        146.00        146.00  Fleshy
  367      506-549       524     142.00-151.00    147.68
  274      553-598       570     140.00-150.00    145.26
  247      600-642       619     140.00-148.00    143.71
  172      653-693       671     137.00-147.00    142.28
  15       662-679       672     132.00-136.00    133.58  Fleshy
  77       700-741       713     135.00-145.50    141.38
  62       751-791       772     134.00-143.00    139.86
  59       825-840       826     132.00-136.75    135.75  Fleshy
  24       868-892       872     125.00-136.75    134.75
   5         1070       1070        113.00        113.00  Fleshy

 HEIFERS - Medium and Large 1-2 (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)

 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price
   3         342         342        157.00        157.00
   6         362         362        156.00        156.00
  19         412         412        147.00        147.00
  14       454-465       460     142.00-159.00    151.81
  33       510-532       523     144.00-151.00    148.83
  55       554-592       578     135.00-142.00    138.78
  133      604-649       625     132.00-142.00    137.50
  133      652-695       670     133.00-139.00    136.01
   6         722         722        135.00        135.00  Fleshy
   9         754         754        133.00        133.00
  19       806-826       816     131.00-132.00    131.47

 HEIFERS - Medium and Large 2 (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)
 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price
   9         547         547        133.00        133.00

 HEIFERS - Large 1 (Per Cwt / Actual Wt)
 Head      Wt Range    Avg Wt     Price Range   Avg Price
   9         682         682        137.00        137.00
  41         753         753        145.75        145.75

 Please Note:
 The above 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 an FOB basis, unless otherwise noted.


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