Sedalia- Central Missouri Sales Company: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 05/03/2010

Tuesday, May 4, 2010

Receipts:  850    Last Week:  815    Year Ago:  767
 
   Compared to last week, steers under 500 lbs 2.00 to 6.00 higher;
heavier steers lightly tested; all heifers steady to instances 2.00
lower on a moderate test.  Slaughter cows steady to 1.00 higher.  Supply
moderate.  Demand good.  Cows and bulls were 25 percent of receipts.
In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 45 percent of the run;
heifers 55 percent.  Near 35 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   13    315-348     339    134.00-150.00     143.32
   12    364-390     372    135.00-148.00     140.95

    9    415-437     426    128.00-139.00     134.36
   10    450-493     481    128.00-134.50     132.49

    9    510-530     516    125.00-129.00     127.93
    5    553-578     568    125.00-126.00     125.39

    8    600-635     606    120.75-128.00     123.14
    3    665-675     668    115.00-118.00     116.01

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8    365-388     374    134.00-146.00     138.09
   12    405-445     421    128.00-137.50     131.64
    9    455-470     462    127.00-134.00     131.65
    3    530-540     533    125.00-126.00     125.42
    9    550-567     562    124.00-129.00     128.01
    3      615       615       114.00         114.00
    3      677       677       107.00         107.00   Full
    3    705-715     712    109.25-110.00     109.50
    3      765       765       110.50         110.50

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    313-327     321    123.00-125.00     124.22
    4    350-390     375    126.00-128.25     126.52

   10    400-435     421    120.00-123.00     122.15
    6    460-475     468    116.00-121.00     118.46

    6    500-545     526    114.00-118.00     115.65
    5    570-583     578    112.25-114.00     112.94

   12    600-605     602    108.50-112.25     110.69
    3      660       660       107.00         107.00

    3    720-740     730    104.00-106.00     105.01

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8    320-345     335    123.00-127.00     125.28
   12    350-395     377    122.25-127.00     124.62
   10    400-435     422    116.00-121.50     117.75
   12    450-490     475    116.00-120.00     117.51
    8    500-505     503    115.00-118.00     116.75
   15    555-593     575    111.00-113.75     112.87
    4      590       590       107.00         107.00   Full
   44    600-646     634    105.00-110.00     107.32
   18    650-693     674    103.75-105.00     104.46
   26    705-749     731    102.00-104.00     102.85
    4      760       760       103.00         103.00

                      Feeder Heifers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      585       585       106.00         106.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    400-443     422    123.00-133.00     127.45
    7    455-490     473    122.00-133.50     127.36
   14    505-545     525    115.00-124.00     121.53
   10    560-588     569    112.00-123.00     114.62
   10    615-640     621    107.00-112.50     111.04
    4    660-670     665    103.00-110.00     107.74
    3      715       715       105.25         105.25

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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