Boonville- Farmers Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 09/28/2010

Wednesday, September 29, 2010

Receipts:  575    Last Week:  942    Year Ago:  828
 
   Compared to last week, feeder steers and heifers sold 1.00 to 2.00 lower, 
spots 3.00 lower on calves under 600 lbs. Slaughter cows 2.00 to 3.00 lower. 
Pretty light crowd on hand this week with lots of locals busy with harvest. 
Supply and demand light to moderate. Cows and bulls accounted for 13 percent of 
the total offering. The feeder supply consisted of 57 percent steers and bulls 
and 43 percent heifers; 49 percent of all the feeder cattle weighed over 600 
lbs. 

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    379-395     385    126.00-128.50     127.02   Fleshy

    3      427       427       128.00         128.00
    7      455       455       123.00         123.00   Fleshy

   12    518-530     522    119.50-122.25     120.31
   10    554-579     566    117.75-122.25     119.95

    6      612       612       114.75         114.75
   10      697       697       115.50         115.50
   50      699       699       111.75         111.75   Fleshy

    8    703-738     725    111.00-113.00     112.27
   14      761       761       111.10         111.10

    4      810       810       108.75         108.75

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8    303-330     322    120.50-125.00     122.93
    3      445       445       125.00         125.00
    9    470-473     471       118.00         118.00
   13    600-618     612    113.00-117.25     115.81
    3      605       605       108.00         108.00   Fleshy
    7      664       664       109.50         109.50
    6      993       993        92.25          92.25

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10    413-432     428    112.00-112.50     112.10
   12    468-491     476    108.00-109.50     108.98
    4      485       485       102.75         102.75   Fleshy

   27    550-594     573    103.75-108.00     105.33

   12    606-645     612    104.50-106.00     105.74

   29    700-718     707     99.75-104.00     101.18

    5      814       814       102.25         102.25

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      278       278       113.50         113.50
    5    413-428     422    105.75-106.00     105.85
   12    459-468     461    101.50-106.00     104.36
   15    518-549     531    103.25-106.00     104.99
   14    550-593     566    100.50-105.75     104.20
    6    611-645     622     99.25-104.50     101.06

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5      321       321       129.00         129.00
    3      368       368       114.00         114.00
    9      487       487       118.25         118.25
    4      596       596       105.00         105.00
    4      606       606       101.00         101.00

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
 
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