Sedalia- Central Missouri Sales Company: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 01/02/2012

Tuesday, January 3, 2012

Receipts:  654    Last Week:  0    Year Ago:  1323
 
   While there was no sale last week, feeder prices had a higher undertone
compared to two weeks ago.  Slaughter cows traded firm to 2.00 higher.
Cows and bulls were 16 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers
and bulls were 51 percent of the run; heifers 49 percent.  Near 37 percent
of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    358-370     361    168.00-174.00     170.49

    7    408-448     436    167.00-170.00     167.44
   12    460-491     484    163.00-165.25     164.55

    4    503-505     504    159.00-165.00     163.50
    7    584-595     587    151.00-155.00     153.99
    5    585-590     587    145.00-146.00     145.40   Fleshy

   40    601-636     613    143.25-157.00     150.61
   17    674-693     684    137.00-142.75     140.76

    8    703-718     710    135.00-140.25     136.95
   12      708       708       129.75         129.75   Fleshy

    5      836       836       134.50         134.50

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      394       394       169.00         169.00
    6    400-433     427    164.00-170.00     167.50
    3      485       485       166.00         166.00
    9    501-520     507    155.00-167.00     163.01
    5    550-575     562    152.00-155.00     154.41
    3    615-625     620    143.00-145.00     144.01
    4    655-675     665    142.00-146.25     143.05
    3      835       835       136.75         136.75
    3      915       915       124.00         124.00

                      Feeder Steers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      893       893       118.00         118.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    355-395     370    148.00-153.00     149.73

   14    400-433     419    148.00-156.00     149.43
   15    453-495     473    136.00-142.50     138.64

   17    500-548     534    132.00-138.00     134.21
   31    550-597     568    129.00-134.00     131.70
    5      589       589       124.00         124.00   Fleshy

   21    603-648     627    128.00-132.00     130.11

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    315-330     322    142.00-142.50     142.24
    3      355       355       146.00         146.00
    3    405-435     422    144.00-148.00     145.69
   32    450-495     481    132.00-142.50     137.56
    4    510-518     514    128.00-139.00     134.54
   16    550-595     573    126.00-133.00     130.80
    9    600-643     615    128.50-132.25     130.41
    3      660       660       129.00         129.00
    4    700-743     732    124.50-126.50     124.98
    4    755-760     759    124.00-126.00     124.50

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      395       395       162.50         162.50
    3    400-440     420    160.00-161.00     160.52
    6    455-488     476    143.00-155.00     150.59
    6    505-535     524    144.50-147.50     145.74
    9    550-590     560    132.50-144.50     139.64
    7    615-645     631    123.00-143.00     130.44
    3      800       800       114.00         114.00

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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