Booneville - Farmers Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 05/24/2011

Wednesday, May 25, 2011

Receipts:  612    Last Week:  608    Year Ago:  1187
 
Compared to last week, feeder steers and heifers 6.00 to 9.00 lower. 
Supply very light. Demand light. Feeder offerings around 49 percent 
steers and bulls and 51 percent heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs around 
24 percent. Cows around 38 percent. Slaughter cows 1.00 to 2.00 lower.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    9      380       380    142.00-144.00     143.78

   11    400-448     426    139.00-144.50     141.35

    6    528-545     534    138.50-141.50     139.52

   11    612-637     626    126.00-126.75     126.42

    5      750       750       121.00         121.00

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    315-345     330    141.00-145.00     142.39
    3    350-395     373    131.00-139.00     134.83
    4    410-435     416    133.00-139.00     136.78
   14    465-495     482    126.00-138.00     131.15
   11    500-545     521    124.00-136.00     129.94
    8    550-595     573    117.00-125.00     121.97
   11    600-644     628    117.50-121.00     119.86
    6    813-845     833    100.00-113.00     105.41

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    380-383     382    133.50-135.50     134.00

    6    410-440     428    130.00-132.50     131.13
    3      458       458       130.00         130.00

   15    500-549     530    124.00-130.00     125.77

    4      619       619       116.50         116.50
    4      655       655       119.00         119.00

   17      749       749       113.50         113.50   Fleshy

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10    305-340     316    124.00-138.00     136.00
   11    355-389     381    125.00-136.25     133.89
   12    400-445     436    116.00-128.50     123.12
   27    450-498     475    118.00-130.00     122.83
   12    500-545     516    118.50-128.00     123.54
   11    585-593     589    114.00-120.25     117.22
    5    613-635     622    113.00-118.00     115.87
    5    650-660     656    114.00-117.00     116.21

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   12    425-445     436    128.00-134.00     130.68
   10    450-490     480    114.00-125.50     123.79
    4    520-530     528    119.00-132.00     128.80
   11    560-577     565    120.00-122.50     121.17
    4    603-640     613    104.00-119.50     114.96

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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