Boonville - Farmers Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 05/03/2011

Wednesday, May 4, 2011

Receipts:  950    Last Week:  280    Year Ago:  1274
 
Compared to last week, feeder steers 2.00 to 6.00 higher and feeder 
heifers steady to 4.00 higher. Demand very good. Supply moderate. 
Feeder offerings around 60 percent steers and bulls and 40 percent 
heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs around 46 percent. Cows around 25 
percent. Slaughter cows mostly steady.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10    350-390     366    163.00-175.00     169.83

    6      422       422       171.25         171.25
   17    450-493     467    151.00-155.00     153.52

   23    508-545     536    140.00-152.00     145.54
    3      535       535       157.00         157.00   Fancy
   32    570-598     584    138.50-148.00     144.35
    7      551       551       150.00         150.00   Value Added

   22    605-620     614    136.00-146.50     140.50
   14    667-690     675    125.00-133.25     130.88
   14      650       650       140.25         140.25   Fancy

    8    744-745     744    122.00-129.50     126.87
   23    750-789     786    119.50-126.50     123.91

    3    825-843     837    115.00-119.75     118.19

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    463-495     476    144.00-146.00     144.80
   11    503-535     517    134.50-139.00     136.25
    5    570-578     573    135.00-140.00     137.02
    6    600-635     621    124.00-134.50     129.75
   54    705-724     707    124.50-127.50     127.10
    4      870       870       117.50         117.50

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    305-347     331    144.00-155.00     151.28
    6    368-388     377    138.50-147.50     143.51

    5    415-445     431    140.00-146.00     143.55
   13    473-492     481    133.50-137.25     135.32

   12    503-538     522    131.50-137.50     135.01
   17    554-598     572    128.00-132.75     131.90

   12    602-628     612    129.00-133.75     131.07
   16    670-698     688    115.00-123.25     119.67
    4      850       850       107.00         107.00

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    360-383     377    131.00-138.00     136.26
   10    405-426     422    129.50-140.00     133.56
   32    450-498     475    124.50-137.25     129.38
   10    505-546     530    119.75-129.50     125.82
    7    563-595     575    119.00-126.50     123.24
    8    603-640     614    120.00-125.50     122.72
    7      684       684       118.75         118.75
   28    736-745     736    109.00-120.75     120.33
    4      829       829       111.00         111.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    370-395     382    139.00-150.00     145.24
    3    415-440     430    139.00-150.00     143.04
   12    460-480     472    126.00-143.00     134.17
    3    505-525     517    131.50-144.00     138.11
    5    552-565     556    116.00-124.00     121.97
    9    600-628     610    119.00-125.50     123.31
    3      662       662       114.50         114.50

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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