Boonville - Farmers Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 03/08/2011

Wednesday, March 9, 2011

Receipts:  1571    Last Week:  602    Year Ago:  1813
 
Compared to last week, feeder steers under 600 lbs 4.00 to 5.00 
higher, over 600 lbs steady to 4.00 higher, and feeder heifers 
under 600 lbs steady to 3.00 higher, over 600 lbs 1.00 to 4.00 
higher. Supply moderate. Demand very good again this week as most 
of the feeders were weaned, in good body condition and had health 
programs. Feeder offerings around 51 percent steers and bulls and 
49 percent heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs around 48 percent. Cows 
around 10 percent. Slaughter cows steady to 3.00 higher.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    375-395     388    155.00-163.00     161.76

   22    400-448     432    154.00-164.00     159.47
   20    465-495     486    148.00-159.50     151.56
   17    455-467     461    161.50-165.00     162.36   Fancy
   15      455       455       164.00         164.00   Thin

   76    500-549     531    148.50-157.75     152.03
   46    550-593     579    140.75-153.00     144.25
    7      550       550       155.25         155.25   Thin

   38    600-636     622    132.00-143.75     140.76
   85    650-698     678    130.00-138.25     136.14

  102    705-748     730    126.75-137.00     133.00
   44    759-790     764    125.50-133.85     132.22

    5    805-843     823    121.50-123.00     122.60
   35    853-875     861    118.50-122.60     121.23

    3      913       913       115.75         115.75
    4     1020      1020       105.00         105.00

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8    460-490     481    132.00-146.00     139.78
    5    583-590     587    117.00-126.00     121.00
    7    600-625     612    120.00-131.50     126.99

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   12    347-348     348    139.00-144.50     142.17
    8    350-380     365    140.00-148.00     145.48

   54    401-445     421    134.00-145.75     141.28
   48    450-493     469    131.25-139.00     133.62

   95    504-543     529    134.00-142.75     139.46
   55    556-596     577    126.25-137.25     133.09

   51    610-645     630    120.50-127.50     125.80
   39    650-697     679    121.50-127.25     123.26

   87    700-728     710    118.75-121.00     119.94
    9      770       770       115.60         115.60

    3      862       862       108.00         108.00

    3      928       928       102.00         102.00

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    355-385     365    129.00-136.00     133.03
   13    400-448     426    113.50-125.00     120.19
    4    455-480     473    119.00-126.00     121.50
   13    525-545     535    123.50-135.00     129.47
   22    555-588     570    114.00-125.00     121.86
    3    625-645     633    116.00-118.00     116.99
   37    680-698     695    117.00-118.75     118.47
    4      965       965        98.00          98.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    300-343     334    138.00-152.00     149.49
   13    420-437     434       155.00         155.00
    3    475-480     478    136.00-141.50     137.82
   10    500-523     515    133.00-142.00     138.42
   11    555-590     569    116.00-140.25     128.43

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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