Sedalia- Central Missouri Sales Company: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 04/04/2011

Tuesday, April 5, 2011

Receipts:  1130    Last Week:  441    Year Ago:  996
 
   Compared to last week, steers under 650 lbs sold 6.00 to 12.00 higher;
steers over 650 lbs 4.00 to 5.00 higher; heifers under 450 lbs sold 3.00 to
8.00 higher; other heifers steady to weak.  Slaughter cows steady to 2.00
higher.  Feeder demand was very good with very active trade.  Cows and
bulls were 18 percent of receipts.   In the feeder supply, steers and bulls
were 60 percent of the run; heifers 40 percent.  Near 63 percent of feeders
weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    300-345     328    179.00-185.00     181.86
   13    370-395     380    173.00-182.00     176.34

    8    403-435     418    168.00-175.00     172.72
   11    450-488     468    166.00-173.50     170.50

    8    500-545     522    163.00-170.00     166.05
    6    550-570     560    156.00-164.50     160.66

   38    600-623     613    155.00-157.75     156.62
   35    664-688     683    147.00-149.75     147.73

   55    700-742     727    132.00-139.10     138.16
    8    788-796     793       130.00         130.00
   25      786       786       127.75         127.75   Fleshy

   43    805-847     813    126.00-127.50     127.11
    9      853       853       126.85         126.85

   41    902-914     912    121.85-122.60     122.49

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    300-320     311    180.00-190.00     183.69
    9    370-390     380    169.50-179.00     173.96
    6    400-440     425    162.00-172.00     166.62
   13    455-495     469    161.50-175.00     168.02
    8    500-538     527    158.00-165.00     160.35
    4      598       598       155.50         155.50
    8    600-645     614    142.00-152.00     146.37
   14    650-675     660    142.50-146.75     145.59

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    9    355-395     375    154.00-166.00     161.25

   18    400-445     419    142.00-159.00     146.93
    6    450-480     470    136.00-144.50     139.85

   26    500-543     506    135.00-141.25     139.94
   10    555-594     586    132.00-134.50     132.69

   30    600-634     624    128.00-132.50     130.38
    7      679       679       129.50         129.50

   19    700-708     704    124.00-127.50     126.04
   37    757-797     780    122.35-126.35     123.37

   18    817-820     819    118.00-122.25     118.71

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8    305-345     327    146.00-160.00     156.28
    4    380-390     384    142.00-159.00     149.69
    9    400-430     420    143.00-152.00     148.51
   12    460-498     481    136.00-142.50     139.30
   15    518-544     527    130.00-136.00     131.16
    5    550-583     576    131.50-136.75     133.26
   25    600-645     630    123.00-126.25     124.46
   12    656-683     666    123.00-126.50     124.58
    6      758       758       118.00         118.00   Fleshy

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    420-448     439    168.00-173.00     169.60
   12    455-492     480    159.00-170.00     165.73
   10    500-535     521    152.50-163.00     157.02
    4    550-590     568    149.00-154.00     150.72
    5    600-645     621    131.00-141.00     135.20
    5      655       655    133.00-134.00     133.80
    4    707-735     714    126.00-132.00     130.46
    4    755-757     756    125.00-125.25     125.19

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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