Sedalia- Central Missouri Sales Company: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 03/15/2010

Tuesday, March 16, 2010

Receipts:  700    Last Week:  1789    Year Ago:  1649
 
   Compared to last weeks larger test, seven weight heifers sold 2.00-
3.00 higher; other feeders near steady.  Slaughter cows traded 2.00-3.00
higher on a light test.  Even with very muddy conditions demand was good.
Supply moderate.  Cows and bulls were 5 percent of receipts.  In the
feeder supply, steers and bulls were 56 percent of the run; heifers
44 percent.  Near 53 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      413       413       126.00         126.00

   12    513-540     525    114.00-117.00     116.42
    7    550-575     560    110.00-113.00     111.78

   16    617-640     633    104.00-108.75     107.12
   15    650-678     675    102.00-107.50     106.81

   30    720-749     744     98.50-102.00     100.97
    8    755-793     772     99.00-100.50     100.12

   11      822       822        97.25          97.25

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    380-390     383    124.00-126.00     125.59
    6    405-415     410    122.00-122.75     122.37
    5    505-546     538    115.25-117.25     115.63
   22    555-596     568    107.00-114.50     110.55
   10    600-644     627    102.00-107.00     103.89
   27    660-694     685     98.00-103.50     101.95
   14    750-785     769     97.00-100.00      97.84

                      Feeder Steers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    663-675     667     97.00-97.50       97.17
    8      739       739        97.85          97.85

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    420-448     432    104.00-108.75     106.64
   10    465-492     478    103.00-107.75     105.04

   11    505-525     510    102.75-105.50     104.87
   12    560-567     566     96.75-99.25       99.04

   14    615-643     640     94.00-96.60       96.34
   12    650-685     674     94.50-96.00       95.77

    4      778       778        92.00          92.00   Fleshy

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   20    400-440     418    102.25-106.00     103.50
   14    455-495     477    101.25-107.50     103.99
   13    500-531     522     99.50-104.00     100.46
   21    550-591     573     95.75-97.50       96.50
   16    615-617     617     95.75-96.75       96.69
   35    650-698     668     95.00-96.75       95.51
    8    723-747     737     92.50-94.35       93.39
    6    750-788     764     92.00-96.00       93.97

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   13    360-388     384    116.00-121.25     118.22
    7    410-445     416    115.00-125.00     120.65
   12    458-490     480    110.00-116.00     111.15
    8    505-545     530    107.50-116.50     112.18
    3    610-615     612    102.00-104.50     103.66

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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