Sedalia- Central Missouri Sales Company: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 05/17/2010

Wednesday, May 19, 2010

Receipts:  1202    Last Week:  840    Year Ago:  709
 
   Compared to last week, heifers under 500 lbs 2.00-3.00 higher; steers
under 700 lbs lightly tested this week; heavier heifers and steers near
steady on a heavy test this week.  Supply included four plus loads of
seven and eight weight steers and a few loads of 650-850 lb heifers.
Demand good with good buyer interest.  Slaughter cows 1.00-3.00 lower.
Cows and bulls were 14 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers
and bulls were 46 percent of the run; heifers 54 percent.  Near 85 percent
of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    422-430     424    131.25-134.00     131.95
    3      450       450       134.00         134.00

    7    510-522     516    126.00-126.75     126.40
    5    550-585     574    124.00-128.00     125.07

   11    600-623     614    117.50-122.25     120.94
   13    653-686     668    118.75-123.00     120.99

   43    701-739     734    114.00-117.00     115.53
    8      774       774       110.00         110.00

  136    812-836     829    105.00-106.00     105.93
   68    870-871     871    103.00-104.00     103.97

    8      945       945       102.00         102.00

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      433       433       124.00         124.00
    3    470-485     478    128.00-133.00     129.97
   11    510-538     535    123.00-128.50     127.57
    3    555-580     563    118.00-120.00     119.31
   10    608-635     622    117.00-123.00     120.53
    4    675-695     685    113.00-115.00     113.99
   29    710-728     717    111.75-117.00     116.09
    3      735       735       108.75         108.75   Brahman X
   10      884       884       104.00         104.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    350-390     369    123.50-125.00     124.48

    6    407-445     413    120.50-125.75     124.81
    5    450-463     455    119.50-121.00     120.39

    3      530       530       114.00         114.00
    6      586       586       110.00         110.00
   87    660-688     683    106.00-110.00     109.08

   73      748       748       108.00         108.00
   16      783       783       102.00         102.00

  105    802-839     835    100.00-102.10     100.19

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    355-390     377    121.50-124.75     122.70
   18    410-445     430    117.00-123.50     119.07
    4    450-470     462    118.00-121.50     120.27
    5    500-510     502    114.00-115.00     114.20
   11    550-569     567       112.00         112.00
    5    610-621     619    110.00-112.00     110.39
   49      684       684       108.00         108.00
   23      764       764       105.00         105.00
   55      803       803       101.00         101.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    350-385     376    128.50-131.75     130.99
    6    425-445     436    126.00-133.00     130.66
    3    475-493     487    126.50-129.00     127.31
    3    505-540     518    115.50-126.50     119.24
    6    579-585     580    112.00-115.00     114.50
    3      708       708       109.00         109.00

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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