Sedalia- Central Missouri Sales Company: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 04/05/2010

Tuesday, April 6, 2010

Receipts:  996    Last Week:  1210    Year Ago:  1336
 
   Compared to last week, feeder steers and heifers under 700 lbs 2.00
to 6.00 higher; feeders over 700 lbs not well tested this week or last
week.  There was a good quality run with numerous bull calves.  Demand
was good to very good with best demand for thinner, lighter calves.
Slaughter cows 1.00-2.00 higher.  Cows and bulls were 10 percent
of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 50 percent of
the run; heifers 50 percent.  Near 47 percent of feeders weighed over
600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      335       335       135.00         135.00
    4    370-375     373    132.50-135.00     134.00

    8    413-435     424    128.00-133.50     130.81
    3    460-485     475    125.00-132.00     127.84

   12    505-545     521    123.50-131.00     127.02
   19    552-596     576    120.00-124.00     121.93

   21    600-648     624    112.00-118.00     115.09
    6    680-690     685    110.00-112.00     111.01

    3    735-738     737    103.00-104.00     103.33

    5      802       802       102.00         102.00
    3      875       875        96.00          96.00

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   14    368-379     377    130.00-132.00     130.28
   15    400-445     423    123.00-133.50     128.99
    4    470-495     485    123.00-126.00     124.90
    5    525-530     526    116.50-123.00     120.69
    9    558-585     572    114.00-119.75     116.56
    3      610       610       120.25         120.25
    6    650-695     661    107.00-112.00     110.46
    9      703       703       105.00         105.00
   24      720       720        96.00          96.00   Fleshy
   22      805       805        98.00          98.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    9    355-385     370    120.50-123.25     122.45

    9    405-440     423    114.00-119.00     116.00
   17    458-490     476    114.50-117.25     116.41

   20    503-548     538    115.00-115.75     115.45
    7    555-587     574    104.00-108.00     105.96

    3    610-615     613    100.00-105.00     103.34
   14    663-670     664     98.00-99.50       98.68

    5    700-719     715     97.50-98.50       98.30
    3      752       752        94.25          94.25

    5      802       802        94.50          94.50

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    313-335     317    119.00-121.00     120.58
   12    365-395     372    117.00-122.00     120.34
   19    405-443     420    117.00-121.00     119.63
   25    450-493     467    108.00-116.00     113.14
   17    510-545     528    108.00-117.00     113.84
    4    552-555     553    107.75-109.25     108.87
    5      571       571       100.00         100.00   Full
   20    600-639     628     97.50-106.50     103.10
   15    650-675     655     97.00-98.50       98.19
   78      678       678        95.10          95.10   Fleshy
    4      734       734        97.00          97.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10    407-445     423    120.00-127.00     124.01
   15    454-495     474    115.00-129.00     121.31
   15    500-545     526    113.50-125.00     118.01
   20    560-598     581    108.00-119.00     111.51
   12    603-645     622    102.00-110.00     107.41
   10    670-697     690     97.75-103.50      99.09
    8    705-745     731     95.00-98.25       97.27
    7    753-755     754     93.75-94.00       93.93

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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