Sedalia- Central Missouri Sales Company: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 12/13/2010

Tuesday, December 14, 2010

Receipts:  440    Last Week:  1076    Year Ago:  1004
 
   Compared to last week, feeders were not well tested this week.  With
a weekend cold snap and frigid temps supply was light.  Demand moderate to
good.  Slaughter cows traded 1.00 to 2.00 higher.  Cows and bulls were
19 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were
50 percent of the run; heifers 50 percent.  Near 28 percent of feeders
weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    9    433-445     436    132.50-136.50     134.55
    3      465       465       135.00         135.00

    7      564       564       124.75         124.75
    4      584       584       119.75         119.75   Fleshy

    3      640       640       122.00         122.00

    6    704-738     715    111.50-114.75     113.63

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    355-373     367    138.00-139.50     138.48
    6    429-430     429    135.00-137.50     137.08
    3      460       460       132.00         132.00
    5    505-545     520    125.00-132.00     129.70
    5    560-585     577    123.00-125.25     123.99
   12    603-615     604    117.50-122.00     121.62

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    415-445     435    116.25-122.50     119.18
   10    460-495     480    115.00-120.00     119.08

   24    510-535     524    113.00-117.00     114.83
    9    552-565     558    111.75-115.00     113.54

    7      608       608       111.75         111.75
    3      678       678       109.50         109.50

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      345       345       118.50         118.50
    6    350-398     379    116.00-122.00     118.65
    7    405-430     414    117.25-121.00     118.18
    6    455-490     479    113.00-116.00     114.32
    7    500-543     532    111.50-114.75     112.31
   10    550-578     569    109.75-113.25     110.16
    4    615-625     618    106.00-108.00     107.44
    5      655       655       108.75         108.75
    4      796       796       100.00         100.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    400-443     426    126.00-133.00     129.65
    4    455-495     480    122.00-130.50     125.85
    8    515-545     519    121.00-127.00     124.54
    7    563-590     576    112.00-118.00     113.75
    3    625-630     628    110.00-114.00     111.33
    3      650       650       112.00         112.00
    5    715-740     726    100.00-106.00     103.45
    3      780       780       102.00         102.00
    4    820-845     830       102.00         102.00

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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