Sedalia- Central Missouri Sales Company: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 05/02/2011

Tuesday, May 3, 2011

Receipts:  785    Last Week:  628    Year Ago:  850
 
   Compared to last week, calves uneven but mostly steady to 5.00 lower;
yearlings not well tested.  Slaughter cows steady to 1.00 lower.  Cows
and bulls were 24 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and
bulls were 58 percent of the run; heifers 42 percent.  Near 21 percent of
feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      303       303       172.00         172.00
   10    355-390     377    165.25-172.00     167.64

   25    400-448     425    154.00-165.00     159.83
   14    451-490     466    152.50-156.00     153.93

   36    508-545     517    146.00-155.00     152.75
    8    550-580     567    142.00-147.00     144.20

   18    605-639     623    136.00-147.75     141.53

    7      773       773       123.00         123.00

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    300-335     317    164.50-174.00     170.99
    4    383-395     389    162.00-168.00     165.46
   14    405-445     421    155.00-165.00     157.62
   15    453-493     471    151.00-161.00     157.45
    6    500-546     526    149.50-156.00     153.72
    5    560-568     565    141.00-146.00     143.80
    6    600-635     617    140.00-145.00     141.72
    3      835       835       116.00         116.00
    3      865       865       116.00         116.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    340-346     345    145.00-154.00     152.23
    5    375-395     389    142.00-145.50     144.09

   10    405-443     432    141.00-147.00     143.47
   13    454-484     473    135.10-140.75     136.84
    5      499       499       130.00         130.00   Fleshy

    5    503-505     504    134.00-136.00     134.50
    3    550-585     563    128.00-130.00     129.14

    3      635       635       127.00         127.00
   10    670-695     690    119.75-123.25     120.43

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    305-340     315    142.00-150.00     146.14
   13    355-395     383    142.00-148.00     144.16
   13    400-445     422    132.00-145.50     138.63
   15    450-490     462    130.00-142.50     135.58
   23    510-548     531    126.50-136.00     131.61
    6    550-590     570    124.00-133.00     127.58
   10    608-643     620    123.75-126.25     125.63
    7    650-697     676    116.00-122.75     119.42

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    410-435     423    150.00-159.00     154.24
    5    450-475     465    145.00-153.50     149.53
    5    510-545     524    134.00-150.00     141.64
    6    560-593     575    126.00-132.00     128.47
    3    605-625     612    119.00-125.00     122.69
    4    653-665     658    125.50-129.00     127.87
    4    710-745     725    115.00-120.00     117.16

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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