Boonville - Farmers Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 12/13/2011

Wednesday, December 14, 2011

Receipts:  1280    Last Week:  1284    Year Ago:  764
 
   Compared to last week, feeder steers under 650 lbs 2.00 to 5.00 
lower, over 650 lbs steady to 3.00 higher and feeder heifers steady 
to 3.00 lower. Demand moderate to good. Supply moderate. Feeder 
offerings around 60 percent steers and bulls and 40 percent 
heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs around 42 percent. Cows around 13 
percent. Slaughter cows mostly steady.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    365-388     377    162.00-176.00     166.34

   10    405-437     426    159.00-171.00     165.75
   28    451-496     467    156.00-162.75     159.44

   46    500-548     525    149.00-157.25     154.64
   23    555-593     576    145.00-154.00     148.13

   72    603-640     623    139.00-147.00     144.47
   36    650-679     671    136.00-145.25     142.03

   47    704-736     716    141.75-144.75     143.17
    4      789       789       139.75         139.75

   23    803-825     806    129.50-140.10     137.67
    7    858-865     860    130.00-131.00     130.29

   12      909       909       128.50         128.50

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    400-440     412    151.00-158.00     153.98
   13    460-495     491    146.50-150.00     148.68
   13    500-540     519    137.00-147.00     142.07
   22    559-595     564    134.00-143.50     142.97
   13    603-645     622    127.00-137.50     132.15

                      Feeder Steers Medium 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7      522       522       146.50         146.50

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    310-345     321    151.00-161.00     158.03
   14    355-395     382    145.00-156.00     151.93

   17    400-447     429    139.00-154.00     144.41
   40    453-490     469    136.00-144.00     139.77

   32    500-545     520    134.00-141.75     138.00
    5      543       543       131.50         131.50   Fleshy
   46    550-595     565    133.50-140.00     136.49

   60    603-648     625    129.50-139.50     136.49
    4      606       606       126.00         126.00   Fleshy
    6    660-688     676    133.50-135.50     134.00

    7    722-735     724    128.50-132.75     132.13
    5      765       765       133.75         133.75

   12      818       818       127.75         127.75

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    385-395     394    137.00-141.00     140.44
    6    403-445     425    127.00-135.00     133.16
   12    465-498     488    126.00-135.50     131.08
   13    500-535     520    126.00-131.00     128.84
    8    560-585     576    124.00-128.00     126.31

                     Feeder Heifers Medium 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      458       458       131.00         131.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    300-325     315    168.00-179.00     173.31
    5    375-398     385    159.00-166.00     162.33
    3    410-440     427    117.00-144.00     133.63
   18    450-490     460    140.00-154.00     149.76
   17    500-540     522    127.00-147.50     137.06
   11    555-578     565    121.00-140.00     129.34
    6    600-630     615    115.50-123.50     118.66
    3    655-670     665    120.00-123.00     122.02

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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