Booneville - Farmers Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 04/26/2011

Wednesday, April 27, 2011

Receipts:  280    Last Week:  1225    Year Ago:  886
 
Compared to last week, feeder steers and heifers mostly steady on a 
very light run as heavy rainfall and flooding came to the surrounding
area. Demand moderate to good. Feeder offerings around 45 percent 
steers and bulls and 55 percent heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs 
around 17 percent. Cows around 22 percent. Slaughter cows mostly 
steady.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    425-430     428    149.00-158.00     153.53
    4      488       488    150.50-156.00     153.25

    4      504       504       147.50         147.50

    3    628-640     632    128.00-130.00     128.68

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    315-348     337    149.00-160.00     152.43
    5    360-380     369    144.00-152.00     149.51
    2      438       438       149.00         149.00
    7    455-495     479    134.00-145.00     141.56
    3      498       498       146.50         146.50   Full
    5    515-538     533    132.00-145.50     142.18
    4    553-570     562    136.00-142.00     138.92
    3    600-640     623    122.00-129.00     125.27
    2      695       695       122.50         122.50

                    Feeder Steers Medium 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2      400       400       133.00         133.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      343       343       148.00         148.00

    5    400-433     424    140.00-150.00     145.29
    3      490       490       139.00         139.00

   11    500-535     514    131.00-134.50     133.12
    6    555-559     558    130.00-131.75     131.46

    7      623       623       131.00         131.00

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    340-345     342       126.00         126.00
   10    355-393     375    124.00-136.00     131.52
    9    408-445     414    127.00-138.00     135.02
    8    455-490     474    127.00-135.00     132.48
    7    510-540     527    118.00-129.00     124.69
    2    600-615     608    120.00-122.50     121.23
    3    660-690     670    114.00-119.00     116.33
    2      725       725       116.50         116.50
    3      793       793       113.00         113.00

                     Feeder Heifers Medium 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5      472       472       133.00         133.00

                    Feeder Heifers Medium 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      350       350       124.00         124.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    315-325     320    144.00-146.00     144.98
    3    420-445     428    139.00-149.00     145.54
    7    464-490     468    139.00-146.00     144.24
    8    500-545     514    129.00-140.00     134.51
    2    585-595     590    118.50-125.00     121.78
    5    620-645     639    118.50-124.00     121.70

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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