Boonville- Farmers Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 06/15/2010

Wednesday, June 16, 2010

Receipts:  701    Last Week:  1060    Year Ago:  735
 
   Compared to last week, feeder steers and heifers steady to weak, where 
comparisons could be made. Slaughter cows steady to 2.00 lower. A couple 
moderate sized strings of yearlings were available this week, with several more 
expected next week. Supply and demand moderate. Cows and bulls accounted for 29 
percent of the total offering. The feeder supply consisted of 58 percent steers 
and bulls and 42 percent heifers; 62 percent of all the feeders weighed over 600 
lbs. 

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    9    414-425     419       130.25         130.25
    5    462-493     474    130.00-134.50     132.63

    3      513       513       130.00         130.00
    3      568       568       123.50         123.50

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6      363       363       137.00         137.00   Thin
    3      503       503       116.00         116.00
    8    578-583     582    114.25-119.50     115.55
    4      636       636       110.00         110.00
   13    657-698     689    109.00-111.75     109.90

                     Feeder Steers Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    9    626-643     635    106.75-109.50     108.30
   49      825       825       107.00         107.00
   27     1000      1000        96.85          96.85

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7      374       374       119.75         119.75

    4      530       530       112.00         112.00
    9      557       557       113.75         113.75

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   11    440-447     446    109.00-110.50     109.27
    4      464       464       111.75         111.75
   17    513-520     516    101.00-106.75     102.40
    8    605-641     628    100.25-104.00     102.41
   19      868       868        95.00          95.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      490       490       104.25         104.25
    3      843       843        89.00          89.00

                      Feeder Heifers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   35      770       770       103.25         103.25

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      426       426       117.50         117.50
    5    515-547     534    109.00-112.00     110.84
    6    566-593     575    110.00-113.50     112.30
    4      634       634       101.50         101.50
    5      676       676       104.75         104.75

Source:  MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service
         Tracey Thompson, Market Reporter, 573-751-5618
         24 Hour Market Report 1-573-522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS754.txt
 
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