Boonville - Farmers Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 03/01/2011

Wednesday, March 2, 2011

Receipts:  602    Last Week:  1784    Year Ago:  2581
 
Compared to last week, feeder steers 1.00 to 3.00 higher and feeder 
heifers 2.00 to 5.00 higher. Supply light. Demand very good. Today’s 
offering was of good quality, good body condition, and most weaned 
with health programs. Feeder offerings around 60 percent steers and 
bulls and 40 percent heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs around 63 
percent. Cows around 6 percent. Slaughter cows mostly steady.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    465-490     479    145.00-150.00     146.47
    4    470-485     478    164.00-168.00     165.97   Fancy

   13    500-540     526    144.00-152.50     149.96
   19    550-582     568    138.00-145.50     140.55

   63    600-643     631    135.50-142.00     139.01
   16    660-693     672    131.50-137.75     134.80

   57    701-740     720    124.00-132.25     129.49
   57    751-772     764    124.00-129.00     127.58

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6      450       450       143.50         143.50
    6    590-592     591    123.75-132.00     127.87
    3      795       795       122.50         122.50

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    380-390     386    140.00-142.00     140.74

   14    400-429     418    137.00-143.50     140.09
    6    462-495     478    137.00-144.50     140.88

   11    500-548     532    132.50-140.00     136.50
   31    550-595     570    125.75-137.50     132.08

   18    607-649     632    119.00-122.50     121.42
   28    655-680     666    114.50-122.00     120.38

   17    711-720     715    118.75-120.25     119.54
    7    750-783     778    112.00-114.75     114.37

    7      926       926        97.00          97.00

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    430-440     437    114.00-126.00     119.02
   15    475-477     477    121.00-132.50     129.57
    4    505-530     515    123.00-131.00     125.47
   11    555-595     575    118.00-128.00     125.02
    4    665-695     675    112.50-118.00     115.33

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    360-395     380    137.00-145.00     141.89
    3    455-465     460    114.00-152.50     138.87
    5    520-540     528    120.00-141.50     136.91
    5      660       660       115.00         115.00
    4    770-780     772    106.50-109.00     108.37

Source:  MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service
         Brian K. Fleischmann, 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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