Boonville- Farmers Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 07/27/2010

Wednesday, July 28, 2010

Receipts:  489    Week Ago:  1357    Year Ago:  886 

   Compared to last week, feeder steers and heifers sold steady to 2.00 lower 
following last week’s sharp upturn. Slaughter cows steady. Feeder quality was 
not as attractive this week with lots of singles and odds mixed in throughout 
the day. Supply light and demand moderate. Cows and bulls accounted for 10 
percent of the total offering. The feeder supply consisted of 59 percent steers 
and bulls and 41 percent heifers; 66 percent of all the feeders weighed over 600 
lbs. 

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8    405-428     422       133.00         133.00
    6    472-492     482    129.75-133.25     131.46

   17    507-546     516       127.50         127.50
    9    565-572     569    123.50-125.75     124.95

   24    619-631     625    117.50-120.00     118.26
   16      674       674       118.75         118.75

   11    715-734     727    116.00-118.00     117.28
   11    773-786     779    111.50-113.00     112.19

    6      827       827       112.25         112.25

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   16    610-645     629    114.50-117.75     116.32
   15      698       698    115.00-116.75     116.40
    4      791       791       111.25         111.25

                      Feeder Steers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   13      729       729       114.25         114.25

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5      392       392       123.00         123.00

    5    403-435     416    122.50-123.00     122.79
   11    455-476     466    116.50-118.75     117.27

    8    518-543     529    112.00-116.25     114.31
    5      551       551       112.00         112.00

    5      614       614       113.25         113.25
   39      690       690       111.10         111.10

    3      725       725       104.25         104.25
    3      765       765       104.50         104.50

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      510       510       111.75         111.75
    9    550-596     580    108.25-111.50     109.79
    4      608       608       108.50         108.50
    5    675-677     676    101.75-105.00     103.70
    4      895       895        94.75          94.75
    5      915       915        93.75          93.75

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7      562       562       119.00         119.00

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
 
0711cdt md