Boonville - Farmers Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 03/22/2011

Wednesday, March 23, 2011

Receipts:  1451    Last Week:  811    Year Ago:  413
 
Compared to last week, feeder steers 3.00 to 8.00 higher with the 
most advance on steers under 700 lbs and feeder heifers steady to 
3.00 higher. Supply moderate. Demand very good again this week as the
quality of the feeders was very good again this week. Feeder offerings
around 60 percent steers and bulls and 40 percent heifers. Offerings
over 600 lbs around 49 percent. Cows around 9 percent. Slaughter cows
3.00 to 4.00 higher. 

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    320-340     325    160.00-170.00     162.46
    5    365-395     385    161.00-169.00     164.68

   13    400-440     429    160.50-170.00     165.52
   43    454-497     475    155.50-165.25     161.26

   42    505-540     518    149.50-158.25     156.04
   60    550-599     576    143.00-154.00     148.95

   92    603-645     619    140.00-148.75     144.64
   91    651-693     675    133.00-144.00     139.41

   96    705-721     713    131.00-134.25     133.57
   45    750-786     764    124.00-130.75     128.39

   13      846       846       121.35         121.35

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    410-413     412    143.00-153.00     149.68
    7    489-497     492       147.00         147.00
    3    500-545     527    135.50-154.50     142.02
    7    565-590     580    127.50-140.50     134.03
    3    610-640     628    123.00-136.50     130.78
    3    668-685     674    128.00-129.50     128.51

                      Feeder Steers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5      670       670       135.00         135.00

                      Feeder Steers Medium 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7      579       579       144.25         144.25

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8      343       343       157.00         157.00
   18    355-398     391    141.50-149.00     146.19

   30    400-449     431    140.00-146.00     142.05
   60    450-498     474    137.00-144.50     139.21

   79    500-542     514    132.50-141.00     138.32
   22    550-593     565    129.50-136.75     133.67

   40    600-647     612    124.75-133.75     130.79
    7      628       628       123.75         123.75   Fleshy
   58    651-698     677    121.25-127.25     124.43

    7    723-745     731    115.00-120.75     118.65

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8    310-335     322    132.00-138.00     136.06
   21    450-495     474    127.00-139.50     134.42
   10    508-530     518    126.00-138.50     133.57
   17    550-595     584    123.00-134.00     127.72
    7    605-645     631    118.00-126.50     124.20

                     Feeder Heifers Medium 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      593       593       129.50         129.50

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    410-437     430    149.00-151.00     150.52
   10    455-495     480    143.00-158.00     149.36
    5    500-535     514    140.00-151.50     146.10
   20    550-592     584    120.00-133.00     130.18
    5    620-643     635    119.50-125.00     121.77
    3    655-685     672    115.00-122.50     117.77
    5      762       762       113.25         113.25
    5      884       884       104.75         104.75
    7     1016      1016        86.00          86.00

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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