Boonville - Farmers Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 03/02/2010

Wednesday, March 3, 2010

Receipts:  2581    Last Week:  513    Year Ago:  919
 
Compared to last week, feeder steers under 500 lbs steady, over 500 
lbs steady to 2.00 higher in spots, feeder heifers under 450 lbs 
steady, over 450 lbs 4.00 to 7.00 higher in spots. Most of the 
feeders in Tuesday’s auction were good quality with health programs 
and weaned. Demand good. Supply heavy. Feeder offerings around 54 
percent steers and bulls and 46 percent heifers. Offerings over 600 
lbs around 55 percent. Cows around 5 percent.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    318-345     334    121.50-127.50     124.76
    8    355-390     380    122.00-132.00     125.46

   11    415-448     432    123.00-131.00     126.40
   25    450-495     482    120.50-127.50     123.96

   81    505-548     526    119.50-130.75     125.97
  133    550-598     573    108.00-119.00     114.04

  149    600-648     626    103.00-113.50     108.41
  113    650-695     675    101.00-106.25     104.72

  134    703-740     726     98.50-104.75     103.40
  110    750-796     767     92.75-101.75      99.27

   20    808-828     817     85.50-95.75       94.83

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    310-315     314    118.00-121.00     120.26
   10    410-445     422    114.00-119.00     117.53
   10    452-490     475    113.00-121.00     117.62
    9    510-547     533    108.00-119.00     114.63
    4    565-590     580     94.00-105.50     100.43
    6    655-695     668     92.00-98.50       93.75
    4    770-790     775     94.75-95.50       95.31

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      388       388       101.50         101.50

                      Feeder Steers Medium 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      598       598       110.00         110.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      348       348       109.50         109.50
   29    350-399     380    102.00-112.00     108.82
   51    400-447     419    103.00-113.00     107.33
   65    460-498     479    101.00-113.00     109.27

  139    505-547     525    102.00-113.50     109.99
   91    550-598     571    100.75-108.00     104.45

   87    603-643     620     94.00-104.00      99.59
  198    655-699     677     92.50-99.50       95.23
    3      652       652        88.00          88.00   Fleshy

   51    701-741     713     92.50-94.25       93.14
    6    758-780     764     86.50-92.75       90.78

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    363-390     370    100.50-106.50     104.92
    6    455-495     472     89.50-105.50      96.84
   12    500-535     514     91.00-102.00      98.44
   17    550-593     578     87.00-97.50       93.37
    8    608-635     616     92.00-94.25       93.29
   10    656-683     667     92.00-92.75       92.44
    4      709       709        94.50          94.50
   18    750-797     782     89.00-93.50       92.32

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    315-340     332    116.00-124.00     121.47
    3    368-385     374    124.00-124.50     124.17
   12    400-445     416    108.00-118.50     116.94
   21    465-490     470     99.00-114.75     110.76
    6    520-530     524     97.50-107.75     104.44
    6    580-592     589    100.00-106.00     102.74
   14    600-641     630     93.50-100.00      97.99
   18    650-698     672     88.50-97.00       94.11
    6    772-777     774        89.00          89.00

Source:  MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service
         Brian K. Fleischmann, Market Reporter, 573-751-5618
         24 Hour Market Report 1-573-522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS754.txt
 
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