Sedalia- Central Missouri Sales Company: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 03/29/2010

Tuesday, March 30, 2010

Receipts:  1210    Last Week:  111    Year Ago:  400
 
   Compared to last week, there was a much larger and better test this
week.  Feeders were not well tested in last weeks weather market.  There
was a quality run this week with the best test in mid-weight feeders.
Several bulls were in the run.  Slaughter cows traded 1.00-2.00 lower on
a lesser quality test of cows.  Cows and bulls were 8 percent of receipts.
In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 64 percent of the run; heifers
36 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
    7    355-384     377    123.50-129.00     125.39

    4    400-445     416    123.00-125.50     124.83
    5      427       427       118.00         118.00   Fleshy
   11    460-483     466    123.00-127.50     126.56
    7      489       489       114.00         114.00   Fleshy

   24    513-548     531    118.00-124.25     121.77
   17    578-593     584    115.50-119.25     117.73
    3      580       580       113.50         113.50   Fleshy

   17    610-637     621    111.00-118.75     114.19
   37    655-692     672    102.00-114.50     108.97

   47      766       766       103.50         103.50

   13    803-815     806     97.00-100.00      97.70

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   21    415-447     433    122.50-127.50     124.66
   11    460-475     471    120.00-128.00     122.08
   21    508-547     537    116.00-120.75     119.35
   15    550-590     567    116.00-119.50     117.10
    9    615-643     627    112.00-114.00     113.16
   36    652-665     657    105.00-112.75     111.01
   28    705-747     727     97.50-102.25      99.37
    3      758       758        98.00          98.00
  116    823-838     828     99.00-100.00      99.68

                      Feeder Steers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10      887       887        95.00          95.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    355-395     372    116.00-117.00     116.33

   15    405-443     426    112.50-116.50     114.33
   23    455-495     469    107.25-112.75     110.55
    8      481       481       102.25         102.25   Fleshy

   14    500-530     514    106.00-110.00     108.99
   47    550-596     578     98.50-107.00     103.47

   21    605-644     630     97.25-98.75       98.05
    5      650       650     99.00-99.25       99.15

    3    715-723     720     94.75-95.00       94.83

    3      803       803        90.00          90.00

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    310-325     318    113.00-120.00     116.61
    5    350-390     378    112.00-117.00     115.50
   18    405-447     430    108.00-116.00     112.26
   19    450-497     477    107.50-113.25     110.40
   33    500-543     529    101.50-110.50     104.97
   11    555-577     569     99.00-102.00     100.77
    3    610-625     615     97.25-99.50       98.74
   53    660-691     690     94.50-96.00       94.81
   11      788       788        90.00          90.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    405-440     425    119.50-126.00     121.48
   18    453-498     471    114.00-123.00     117.06
   14    528-548     538    112.50-117.75     114.43
    6    550-585     575    104.00-109.50     108.10
   15    605-633     624    102.00-107.00     105.49
    9    653-692     673    100.00-104.00     102.41
    3    720-730     725     97.00-98.75       97.83

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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