Boonville - Farmers Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 08/02/2011

Wednesday, August 3, 2011

Receipts:  85    Last Week:  245    Year Ago:  405
 
Not eneough feeders or cows to establish trend due to the 
possibilty of setting record high temperatures. Demand moderate. 
Feeder offerings around 45 percent steers and bulls and 55 percent 
heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs around 53 percent. Cows around 35 
percent.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    720-725     723    114.00-122.00     119.35

    3      817       817       117.50         117.50

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1      465       465       136.50         136.50
    3    555-595     572    120.00-126.50     123.70
    1      640       640       119.00         119.00
    1      675       675       118.00         118.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2      555       555       121.25         121.25

    2      673       673       117.00         117.00

    1      705       705       115.00         115.00

    4      828       828       116.25         116.25

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1      410       410       124.50         124.50
    6    480-490     483    119.50-124.00     122.09
    3    505-530     517    116.00-119.50     117.82
    1      560       560       112.50         112.50
    5    625-649     644    116.75-120.50     117.48
    3      662       662       120.75         120.75

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2      288       288       138.00         138.00
    1      355       355       128.00         128.00
    4    470-492     486    119.50-123.00     122.15
    3      682       682       114.75         114.75
    1      970       970        89.50          89.50

Source:  MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service, Boonville, MO
         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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