Boonville - Farmers Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 10/18/2011

Wednesday, October 19, 2011

Receipts:  1215    Last Week:  969    Year Ago:  828
 
Compared to last week, feeder steers 6.00 to 10.00 higher and 
feeder heifers 2.00 to 6.00 higher. Demand very good. Supply 
moderate. Good quality in the auction with most feeders weaned 
with health programs. Feeder offerings around 61 percent steers and 
bulls and 39 percent heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs around 37 
percent. Cows around 10 percent. Slaughter cows mostly steady.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    305-330     314    160.00-171.50     166.47
   15    350-395     368    160.00-169.00     165.52

   17    406-447     424    149.00-159.50     156.16
   37    450-495     480    147.75-156.00     152.30
    6      490       490       165.00         165.00   Fancy

   38    500-539     522    142.00-154.00     150.04
   53    550-593     579    139.50-148.25     145.47

   42    607-645     617    137.00-144.75     142.17
   26    650-688     670    134.25-138.75     137.15

   22    700-748     729    132.00-139.75     137.73
   17    768-790     771    131.50-140.35     139.06

   52      856       856       134.85         134.85

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    305-320     315    138.00-147.00     143.76
    5    400-448     435    128.00-147.50     143.00
    9    455-485     477    127.00-139.50     132.81
    7    502-530     509    130.00-143.00     136.46
   19    562-593     581    130.00-139.50     135.26
    5    670-685     677    122.50-133.00     127.35
    5    717-730     720    121.00-132.00     129.60
   19    760-780     764    123.50-134.50     131.80

                      Feeder Steers Medium 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5      540       540       136.00         136.00
    3      678       678       116.50         116.50

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    9      295       295    148.00-152.50     151.00

    9    320-345     331    140.50-144.00     142.53
    9    355-395     372    139.00-143.50     142.09
   37    400-437     419    137.00-144.50     141.98
   23    450-499     468    130.00-141.00     134.78

   52    500-548     522    133.00-139.00     135.75
   52    558-597     566    124.00-134.25     131.36

   18    600-637     622    131.00-132.75     132.06
    7    675-689     686    128.00-129.50     129.15

   13    710-740     733    117.00-129.50     126.96

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    305-310     309    130.00-140.00     137.03
    7    400-430     408    124.00-135.00     132.35
    5    450-490     474    124.00-132.00     126.78
   14    510-545     521    121.00-133.00     129.21
    7    570-593     577    122.50-124.00     122.94
    9    600-630     612    119.00-124.00     121.68
   18      852       852       122.75         122.75

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    315-340     326    135.00-165.00     145.63
    4    445-447     446    143.00-147.00     146.00
    3    455-498     484    124.00-147.00     131.21
    9    508-540     520    121.00-128.75     125.42
    7    550-595     572    116.00-127.00     124.35
   14    609-645     628    116.00-123.50     119.05
    6    700-745     718    108.00-120.00     114.90
    3      753       753       120.00         120.00

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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