Sedalia- Central Missouri Sales Company: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 05/31/2010

Tuesday, June 1, 2010

Receipts:  249    Last Week:  801    Year Ago:  859
 
   Compared to last week, feeders were too lightly tested for a price
comparison.  Slaughter cows steady-1.00 higher.  Supply was light with
many producers baling hay, replanting corn, planting soybeans or a
combination of the three.  Demand was moderate to good for the light
offering.  Cows and bulls were 21 percent of receipts.  In the feeder
supply, steers and bulls were 58 percent of the run, heifers 42 percent.
Near 22 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      315       315    132.00-133.00     132.33

    6    450-488     472    124.00-128.00     127.36

    3    500-535     512    125.00-126.00     125.65
    3      548       548       120.00         120.00   Fleshy
    3      550       550       123.00         123.00

    3      602       602       117.25         117.25
    3      685       685       109.00         109.00

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      360       360       131.00         131.00
    6    433-446     442       130.00         130.00
    6    450-495     482    123.00-126.00     124.13
    3      603       603       115.50         115.50

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      448       448       115.00         115.00

    5      511       511       117.00         117.00

   10      653       653       104.75         104.75

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    385-388     387    114.00-116.00     114.66
    3    425-445     435    113.00-114.00     113.51
    4    485-498     495    114.00-114.50     114.38
    5      481       481       110.00         110.00   Fleshy
    3      510       510       115.00         115.00
    3    540-545     543    110.00-110.50     110.17   Fleshy
    3      610       610       105.50         105.50
    3      658       658       104.00         104.00

                      Feeder Heifers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      413       413       110.00         110.00
    6    513-533     523    111.50-112.00     111.75

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      480       480       120.50         120.50
    6    503-525     514       120.00         120.00
   14    555-585     580    112.00-114.50     114.12
    5      625       625       108.25         108.25

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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