Sedalia- Central Missouri Sales Company: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 10/03/2011

Tuesday, October 4, 2011

Receipts:  905    Last Week:  594    Year Ago:  730
 
   Compared to last week, steers firm to 4.00 higher; heifers under 500 lbs
sold steady to instances 4.00 lower; heavier heifers steady to 3.00 higher.
Slaughter cows traded 1.00 to 2.00 lower.  Feeder trade was active with good
buyer demand.  Cows and bulls were 16 percent of receipts.  In the feeder
supply, steers and bulls were 72 percent of the run; heifers 28 percent.
Near 60 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.  There will be a special
cow sale next week following the regular sale.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   14    360-393     385    152.00-159.00     156.06

    6    400-445     418    153.00-163.50     157.71
   10    455-485     468    147.00-161.50     154.03

    9    500-540     520    146.50-151.50     150.05
   10    553-592     579    142.00-145.50     144.71

   36    604-640     629    138.50-145.00     142.73
   10      642       642       128.50         128.50   Calves
   31    653-676     666    133.00-140.25     137.34

   12      744       744       134.75         134.75
    7      785       785       129.00         129.00

   27      848       848       126.10         126.10

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      338       338       163.00         163.00
    4    360-373     369    154.00-158.00     156.51
    3      420       420       158.00         158.00
    3    450-495     468    150.25-155.50     153.16
   13    515-547     534    138.00-149.00     144.51
    7    570-578     577    141.00-145.75     145.08
    7    610-635     626    132.75-136.00     133.56
    4    670-685     680    126.00-135.00     131.03
    3      735       735       129.00         129.00
  132    767-782     780    127.00-128.75     128.18
    9      897       897       122.00         122.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    323-343     331    134.50-135.00     134.79
    5    375-395     382    134.00-135.00     134.60

   15    400-445     425    128.00-133.00     130.25
   16    455-480     472    127.00-130.00     129.18

   15    500-545     522    122.00-133.00     125.59
    6    552-587     570    126.00-128.25     127.16

   11    614-635     616    122.00-124.00     123.54
   12    663-695     669    120.00-121.75     121.16

    5      789       789       118.25         118.25

   11    815-839     837    116.00-119.85     119.51

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   11    400-445     417    128.00-135.00     131.29
    7    450-490     469    126.00-130.00     127.78
    7    505-545     532    120.00-129.75     126.09
   19    550-595     582    121.50-124.00     123.27
   10    600-630     614    120.00-125.25     124.02
    3      663       663       122.00         122.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    350-380     370    145.00-153.00     147.52
    4    410-435     424    140.00-153.50     146.95
    8    450-495     469    136.00-150.00     141.39
   15    500-548     530    126.00-142.00     132.88
   14    560-580     566    128.00-133.00     130.89
    4    605-630     616    125.00-130.00     127.97
    3    655-680     672    118.00-123.00     119.63
    3      773       773       113.25         113.25
    3    805-810     808       112.00         112.00

Source:  MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service, 
         Richard Kramer, Market Reporter, 573-751-5618
         24 Hour Market Report 1-573-522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS766.txt
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