Sedalia- Central Missouri Sales Company: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 04/18/2011

Tuesday, April 19, 2011

Receipts:  987    Last Week:  1340    Year Ago:  1324
 
   Compared to last week, steers and heifers sold 2.00 to 4.00 lower.
Overall feeder quality was less attractive than last week and some weight
ranges were lightly tested.  Most slaughter cows traded near steady with
breaking cows selling 1.00 higher.  Cows and bulls were 15 percent of
receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 48 percent of the
run; heifers 52 percent.  Near 40 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   12    358-395     370    164.00-173.00     168.50

   12    403-441     425    161.00-170.00     164.32
    3      450       450       169.00         169.00

    9    510-545     534    149.00-154.00     151.94
   11    560-562     562    142.00-146.00     142.73
    2      565       565       134.00         134.00   Fleshy

   19    601-645     619    138.00-147.00     141.69
    4    610-637     630    134.50-139.00     137.91   Fleshy
    4    660-683     673    134.00-138.00     136.51
    3      663       663       128.00         128.00   Fleshy

   16    700-725     717    128.00-135.00     133.62
   11      785       785       124.00         124.00

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    300-345     324    165.00-171.00     167.45
   14    350-390     361    165.00-173.00     170.51
    4    405-415     409    164.50-167.00     165.87
   11    453-473     460    155.00-167.00     163.62
    5    515-545     533    147.00-152.00     149.06
    8    565-580     576    146.00-150.00     147.61
    7    623-633     627    140.00-145.00     142.16
    4      665       665       134.50         134.50
   10      775       775       118.00         118.00   Fleshy

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    9    342-345     343    144.00-145.00     144.66
   11    350-395     380    143.00-152.00     144.93

   10    413-440     426    140.00-143.50     141.90

   10    507-535     514    125.00-134.00     131.22

    8    605-640     631    120.75-129.25     122.24
   12    670-685     672    118.00-124.00     118.50
    4    708-715     710       116.00         116.00   Fleshy
   44      785       785       112.00         112.00   Fleshy

   16      909       909       110.00         110.00   Fleshy

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   15    315-349     343    143.00-147.00     145.10
   23    355-393     379    142.00-146.00     144.33
   14    400-448     426    140.00-147.00     143.83
   28    453-499     470    128.00-145.00     134.81
   12    500-545     531    128.00-135.00     130.56
    4      546       546       120.00         120.00   Fleshy
   22    555-597     580    124.00-130.00     125.54
    5    607-640     617    119.00-125.25     122.90
   11      624       624       117.00         117.00   Fleshy
    5      735       735       110.00         110.00   Fleshy
   15      816       816       110.00         110.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10    365-385     379    161.00-169.00     164.68
   15    400-448     421    154.00-164.00     157.75
   19    450-480     463    148.50-156.00     152.62
    9    507-530     517    140.25-154.00     143.38
   12    550-585     569    133.50-139.50     137.27
   11    620-645     633    120.00-130.00     125.92
    5    655-690     676    122.00-124.00     122.59

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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