Sedalia- Central Missouri Sales Company: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 08/02/2010

Tuesday, August 3, 2010

Receipts:  401    Last Week:  490    Year Ago:  558
 
   Compared to last week, feeders steady-2.00 higher with some six weight
steers up to 4.00 higher.  Slaughter cows firm.  With a nice quality run
and good demand, feeders sold well.  Cows and bulls were 16 percent of
receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 56 percent of the
run; heifers 44 percent.  Near 36 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.
There will not be a sale in two weeks during the MO State Fair.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      392       392       133.00         133.00

    3      538       538       129.75         129.75
    4    565-580     576    126.50-127.00     126.62

   15    706-740     716    109.50-112.00     111.30

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    350-385     362    133.00-133.50     133.18
    3      402       402       130.00         130.00
   21    512-545     526    127.00-130.85     129.22
    3      593       593       121.00         121.00
   15    603-645     609    116.50-123.50     120.70
    3    668-675     670       115.00         115.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   11    500-520     504    117.75-119.00     117.98
    6      571       571       111.00         111.00

    6    625-635     628    108.25-111.00     110.37
    6    665-693     688    107.75-111.00     108.44

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10    350-390     362    120.00-123.00     121.39
    9    415-445     425    116.50-121.00     119.31
    4    450-470     455    115.00-118.00     115.99
    6    503-510     507    116.00-118.00     117.34
   12    553-573     568    115.25-117.25     115.74
    5    620-628     625    110.00-111.50     110.90
    5      664       664       108.25         108.25
    3    705-740     727    104.00-109.00     105.62

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      493       493       110.00         110.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    310-340     323    131.00-133.00     132.03
    5    355-395     380    124.00-128.50     125.69
    3    410-430     418    122.50-128.00     124.79
    3      475       475       126.50         126.50
    3    530-535     532    113.50-116.00     114.84
    6    550-570     558    110.00-119.00     112.69
    7    605-640     616    106.00-110.00     107.71
    5    655-675     663    104.00-108.00     105.80

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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