Booneville - Farmers Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 05/31/2011

Wednesday, June 1, 2011

Receipts:  631    Last Week:  612    Year Ago:  774
 
Compared to last week, feeder steers under 600 lbs mostly steady, 
over 600 lbs 3.00 to 4.00 higher and feeder heifers steady to 3.00 
higher. Supply light. Demand good. Feeder offerings around 40 percent
steers and bulls and 60 percent heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs around
59 percent. Cows around 32 percent. Slaughter cows mostly steady.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10    408-447     434    141.00-146.00     143.65
    3      455       455    143.50-144.00     143.83

   17    500-548     530    129.00-139.00     132.42

   15    628-638     633    120.00-129.50     126.77
    7    670-694     687    120.00-123.00     121.50

   39    705-735     731    116.50-125.75     125.07

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      309       309       152.00         152.00   Thin
    4      413       413       137.00         137.00   Thin
    5      478       478       129.00         129.00   Thin

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      280       280       141.00         141.00

   10    366-368     367       134.50         134.50

    6    450-456     455    126.00-133.00     127.57
    5      450       450       122.00         122.00   Fleshy

   27    500-545     527    122.00-133.00     127.10

   13    605-633     613    120.00-122.25     121.60
   80    660-666     666    120.00-122.50     121.32
    4      678       678       111.00         111.00   Fleshy

    8      748       748       114.00         114.00

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    450-488     472    116.00-126.00     121.96
    5    505-545     519    111.00-118.00     114.40
    6    550-595     588    122.00-122.50     122.42
    4      664       664       117.50         117.50

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      430       430       132.00         132.00
    6    520-533     530    117.00-132.00     122.14
    5    613-625     615    118.50-120.25     119.89
    3    755-790     767    100.50-103.50     101.53

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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