Booneville - Farmers Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 05/17/2011

Wednesday, May 18, 2011

Receipts:  608    Last Week:  892    Year Ago:  782
 
Compared to last week, feeder steers and heifers mostly steady, 
with spots 2.00 to 3.00 higher. Supply light. Demand good. Feeder 
offering around 55 percent steers and bulls and 45 percent heifers. 
Offerings over 600 lbs around 30 percent. Cows around 32 percent. 
Slaughter cows mostly steady.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    390-395     394    156.50-162.00     160.64

    9    415-423     420    143.50-154.00     145.66
    6    450-470     460    146.00-152.00     149.36

   26    512-543     526    141.50-149.00     145.39
   13    558-593     575    129.00-135.00     132.99

   25    607-643     626    127.00-134.50     130.12
   11    663-676     668    124.00-128.75     126.29

    5    738-743     740    125.00-127.00     126.20
    3      780       780       121.00         121.00

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    450-490     482    129.00-139.00     133.51
    6    500-541     531    131.00-141.00     138.78
   11    555-590     577    123.00-136.75     133.02
    3    715-745     730    119.50-125.00     122.80

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10    350-368     357    141.50-148.00     145.32

    7    415-440     427    137.00-143.75     139.90
   12    450-495     475    132.00-137.50     135.47

   21    500-540     519    128.00-135.00     131.36
   15    565-585     568    122.00-126.00     125.45

   21    602-645     627    121.00-125.75     123.90

    3    705-725     718    118.00-121.50     120.35
    5    763-798     784    109.50-113.50     111.06

    8      826       826       114.25         114.25

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    315-345     332    130.00-135.00     133.42
    6    350-398     385    126.00-137.50     133.36
   11    400-431     425    118.50-130.00     127.76
    8    455-475     468    123.00-127.00     125.97
    9    503-545     525    120.00-126.50     123.50

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6      367       367       162.00         162.00
    5    415-435     423    138.00-157.00     148.90
    6    460-485     468    135.50-143.25     141.18
    9    510-545     535    126.00-141.00     129.18
    5    550-570     558    123.50-130.00     125.20
    4    628-630     629    121.00-124.25     122.63
    3      702       702       118.25         118.25

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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