Sedalia- Central Missouri Sales Company: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 04/26/2010

Tuesday, April 27, 2010

Receipts:  815    Last Week:  1324    Year Ago:  1346
 
   Compared to last week, steers under 700 lbs 2.00 to 5.00 higher; steers
over 700 lbs 5.00 to 7.00 higher; heifers under 600 lbs 2.00 to 6.00
higher with a few lighter heifers up to 10.00 higher; heavier heifers not
well tested last week.  Slaughter cows 1.00 to 2.00 higher.  Cows and bulls
were 23 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were
40 percent of the run; heifers 60 percent.  Near 45 percent of feeders
weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    420-443     427    132.00-134.75     133.93
   27    465-488     485    129.50-134.00     132.53

   11    500-543     515    125.00-130.00     128.28
   23    559-565     559    124.00-129.75     129.38

    5      619       619       125.50         125.50
    5      611       611       116.75         116.75   Fleshy
   18    660-668     666    119.35-120.25     119.71

    4    700-707     705    114.00-119.25     115.30
    7      776       776       110.75         110.75

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    335-338     337    138.00-139.00     138.33
    7    355-383     373    132.00-137.00     134.25
    3    410-420     415    131.00-134.00     132.84
   10    455-485     468    126.00-134.00     129.74
    3      533       533       128.25         128.25
   12    570-590     585    124.00-127.50     126.55
   19    760-776     775    107.00-112.10     111.84
   10      875       875       104.75         104.75

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   14    410-445     429    120.00-124.75     123.51
   26    465-489     482    118.75-124.50     123.14

   20    511-538     517    116.75-123.25     121.26
   18    550-577     570    111.50-118.75     115.38

    3    600-618     612    112.25-112.75     112.59

    6      730       730       105.25         105.25

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    330-345     342    124.50-127.50     125.51
    6    365-390     374    124.50-128.00     126.48
   18    410-445     432    114.00-124.50     116.33
   12    465-496     486    117.50-125.00     120.08
   14    500-539     525    114.00-120.00     116.56
    6    550-595     568    110.50-114.75     112.56
   56    601-637     620    110.85-112.10     111.43
    3      725       725       104.00         104.00
   75      763       763       103.00         103.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    455-492     481    122.00-126.25     125.36
    7    520-548     535    117.00-125.50     121.38
    3    555-575     563    115.00-122.00     118.13
    3    600-625     617    111.00-114.50     113.36

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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