Boonville - Farmers Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 11/22/2011

Wednesday, November 23, 2011

Receipts:  1265    Last Week:  1210    Year Ago:  1172

   Compared to last week, steers and heifers under 450 lbs 3.00-5.00 higher,
steers over 450 lbs unevenly steady with heifers 450 to 700 lbs steady to 
2.00 higher and heifers over 700 lbs not tested. Slaughter cows steady to firm.
There were several offerings of yearlings in the mix that had at least one round 
of shots and had been weaned for a long time. Supply moderate. Demand moderate 
to good. Slaughter cows made up 24 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 2
percent and feeders 73 percent. The feeder supply included 65 percent steers
and 31 percent heifers. Near 52 percent of the run weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    350-395     368    173.00-182.50     177.04

    4    400-403     402    165.00-170.00     168.75
   36    455-499     484    156.50-165.50     160.94

   17    502-542     530    152.00-159.50     155.87
   86    550-596     577    145.75-157.50     152.53
    9      579       579       137.25         137.25   Fleshy

   33    610-644     629    140.00-148.50     146.41
   84    650-691     676    138.00-146.75     143.56

  168    704-740     707    138.50-145.35     144.92
    7    765-781     778    137.50-140.00     139.11

   38    805-846     842    137.75-140.00     137.90

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    355-388     377    163.00-171.50     169.49
   14    403-435     418    158.00-169.00     163.18
    9    453-480     463    154.00-162.00     159.46
    7    555-580     567    132.00-143.00     140.61
    8    630-649     647    132.00-135.00     134.63
   16    655-688     684    136.25-139.00     137.96

                      Feeder Steers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8    461-465     462    147.00-155.75     154.65
    5      599       599       136.50         136.50

                    Feeder Steers Medium 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6      445       445       132.50         132.50

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   16    355-395     374    150.00-156.00     153.98

   26    400-449     432    141.00-155.00     149.43
   17    458-473     465    141.00-144.00     142.87

   43    502-546     524    133.00-142.00     137.46
    7    503-512     509    122.00-128.00     126.31   Fleshy
   45    560-590     574    133.00-142.50     138.40

   32    600-642     617    125.50-137.00     132.12
    8    650-695     678    124.00-136.50     129.88

    6    715-718     716    131.50-134.50     133.63

   31      861       861       124.00         124.00

    4      925       925       117.00         117.00

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10    428-445     433    134.00-145.50     143.69
   11    458-478     465    133.75-139.50     136.09
    8    509-545     519    128.50-130.00     129.80

                      Feeder Heifers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5      421       421       145.00         145.00

                 Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    418-435     424       154.00         154.00
    4      495       495       154.50         154.50
   10    560-595     572    125.00-135.50     133.34
    6    653-655     653    118.00-125.00     122.08
    7    765-775     768    121.50-122.00     121.86

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