Vienna-South Central Regional Stockyards: Feeder Cattle Auction Report for 11/09/2011

Thursday, November 10, 2011

Receipts:  2106    Last Week:  1002    Year Ago:  3254

   Compared to last week, Feeder steers sold 6.00 to 15.00 higher and 
feeder heifers sold 2.00 to 6.00 higher. Slaughter cows sold mostly steady. 
This week’s auction was the special Angus influence feeder cattle sale. The 
offering was made up of top quality, reputation feeders through-out. Demand 
was very good and supply was heavy. Feeder offerings were around 57 percent
 steers and bulls and 43 percent heifers. Near 47 percent of the offerings 
were over 600 lbs. Cows and bulls made up about 5 percent of the total 
offerings.

   Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 155.00-164.00; 400-500
lbs 152.50-165.00; 500-600 lbs 142.75-164.00; pkg fleshy 575 lbs 136.00;
600-700 lbs 138.00-150.75; few calves 650-700 lbs 125.50-136.50; pkg fleshy
655 lbs 134.50; 700-800 lbs 130.25-145.25; pkg 775 lb calves 124.00; 800-
900 lbs 126.50-139.00. Medium And Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 125.00-135.00; 400-
450 lbs 139.50-152.50; 500-600 lbs 131.50-149.00; 600-700 lbs 124.00-138.00;
700-800 lbs 114.00-131.50; pkg 955 lbs 107.00.

   Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 130.50-140.00; 400-500
lbs 128.00-140.00; 500-550 lbs 128.50-139.00; few fleshy 530-540 lbs 122.00-
128.00; 24 head 520 lb replacements 144.00; 550-600 lbs 129.50-139.75; pkg
fleshy 570 lbs 125.00; 600-650 lbs 126.50-137.50; pkg 630 lb calves 126.50;
62 head 600-605 lb replacements 149.50-156.00; 650-700 lbs 132.50-137.00;
pkg 660 lb calves 116.50; 700-735 lbs 125.25-133.00. Medium And Large 1-2
300-400 lbs 115.00-129.00; 400-500 lbs 115.00-129.00; 500-600 lbs 116.00-
126.50; 600-700 lbs 112.00-125.75; pkg 725 lbs 117.50.

   Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 135.00-154.50; 400-450
lbs 130.00-138.00; 500-525 lbs 120.00-122.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
                Percent lean  Avg Dressing  High dressing   Low dressing
Breaking           70-80      60.00-63.50           
Boning             80-85      57.00-64.00                   52.50-56.50  
Lean               85-90      48.00-54.00                   37.50-46.00

   Slaughter Bulls: YG 1-2   
1235-2030 lbs                 67.50-71.50                   60.00-67.50

Source:  MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Vienna, MO
         Brian K. Fleischmann, Market Reporter, 573-751-5618
         24 hour recorded report 573-522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS148.txt

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