Sedalia- Central Missouri Sales Company: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 03/01/2010

Tuesday, March 2, 2010

Receipts:  1769    Last Week:  729    Year Ago:  516
 
   Compared to last week, steers from 450 to 800 lbs steady to 3.00
higher; heifers from 400 to 750 lbs steady to firm except five weight
heifers steady to 2.00 lower.  Slaughter cows 1.00 to 2.00 higher.
Supply moderate to heavy.  Demand good to very good.  Cows and bulls
were 11 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls
were 62 percent of the run; heifers 38 percent.  Near 66 percent of
feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   31    508-549     537    110.00-119.00     113.74
   29    550-590     573    110.00-113.50     111.53

   26    603-640     621    104.00-110.00     105.87
   41    650-695     686    103.00-106.00     105.52

   31    708-738     727     98.00-103.75     100.37
   36    750-788     770     95.00-102.50      96.45

   91    800-845     815     94.50-96.00       95.16
   13    865-883     881     90.00-94.50       91.00

   17    922-937     929     88.75-89.10       88.93
    4      959       959        87.85          87.85

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    350-390     378    123.00-124.50     123.90
   17    400-435     410    118.00-125.50     122.78
    4    470-490     479    115.00-121.25     118.40
   10    500-545     526    111.50-120.00     114.85
   23    553-575     570    109.25-113.50     111.85
   34    605-645     627    104.00-108.25     106.69
   24    655-682     670     98.75-105.75     102.86
    8    700-740     722     99.00-102.00     100.45
   27    762-782     775     94.00-96.50       95.71
   33    801-807     806        95.00          95.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      415       415       109.00         109.00
    6    455-470     465    102.00-104.00     103.08

    3    505-545     532     97.25-97.50       97.42
   17    551-585     571     95.75-99.25       97.23

   18    610-644     632     95.00-96.75       95.40
   43    650-682     664     93.50-97.75       95.52

   44    700-745     724     92.00-94.50       93.18
   20    766-780     776     91.00-92.75       91.71
    5      788       788        90.00          90.00   Fleshy

   14      840       840        90.00          90.00

    5      915       915        83.75          83.75

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    340-345     342    105.50-110.00     107.84
    4    350-395     375    104.00-108.00     105.43
   15    405-445     432    101.00-106.50     103.48
   24    450-488     474     98.50-105.75     101.21
   35    500-545     526     94.50-98.75       96.39
   41    550-595     568     94.00-98.25       96.54
   21    610-645     627     93.50-97.25       94.51
   17    650-677     670     93.00-95.75       94.33
    3      677       677        92.00          92.00   Full
   12    700-748     744     93.25-93.50       93.27
    4      913       913        83.00          83.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    430-448     442    115.00-116.00     115.68
   24    450-495     474    109.00-115.50     113.57
   14    500-548     531    105.75-114.50     110.01
   12    550-590     568    102.00-109.50     105.11
    3    635-638     637     94.00-97.00       96.00
   11    650-695     675     88.00-93.50       91.38
   15    706-718     712     90.75-93.00       91.96

Source:  MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service, 
         Richard Kramer, Market Reporter, 573-751-5618
         24 Hour Market Report 1-573-522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS766.txt

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