Boonville - Farmers Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 01/17/2012

Wednesday, January 18, 2012

Receipts:  1505    Last Week:  1677    Year Ago:  2487
 
Compared to last week, feeder steers under 600 lbs 5.00 to 12.00 
higher, over 600 lbs steady to 4.00 higher and feeder heifers under 
600 lbs 4.00 to 12.00 higher, over 600 lbs 2.00 to 3.00 higher. 
Demand very good again this week as most of the feeders were of 
good quality with health programs and weaned. Supply moderate. Feeder
offering around 58 percent steers and bulls and 42 percent heifers. 
Offerings over 600 lbs around 49 percent. Cows around 11 percent. 
Slaughter cows steady to 1.00 higher.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    315-335     325    180.00-193.00     186.55
   11    350-395     380    176.00-193.00     186.45

   27    400-448     428    181.00-189.00     185.66
   47    450-498     484    170.50-182.00     177.29

   33    500-548     526    162.50-179.00     171.26
   68    553-599     585    160.00-171.00     164.99

   78    600-643     614    149.00-160.00     157.68
   90    653-693     666    151.50-156.75     155.33

   56    700-748     743    149.25-153.50     152.47
   32    750-780     761    143.00-152.00     150.32

   19    810-847     832    145.50-148.25     147.95
   15    860-882     881    139.50-144.25     143.94

   14    909-931     915    139.50-141.50     140.92

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   12    420-445     430    150.00-165.00     152.47
    8    470-490     476    146.00-166.00     151.84
   15    508-549     531    152.50-165.00     159.35
    5    555-590     571    154.00-158.50     156.09

                     Feeder Steers Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5      484       484       158.00         158.00

                      Feeder Steers Medium 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6      574       574       157.50         157.50

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    330-340     332    158.00-162.00     160.11
   25    360-395     381    160.00-174.00     169.74

   23    408-449     430    158.00-172.00     162.19
   38    458-498     480    149.00-160.00     156.90

   90    500-543     528    147.00-159.25     155.97
   18    557-597     579    142.00-155.00     147.88

  103    608-645     624    142.00-146.25     145.01
   29    653-698     669    139.50-143.75     141.38

   22    705-722     719    134.75-137.00     135.41
   14      787       787       137.25         137.25

    4      901       901       125.50         125.50

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    323-325     324    144.00-145.00     144.33
    3    350-365     357    147.00-154.00     149.29
    3    405-445     430    145.00-156.00     149.31
   13    465-495     482    140.00-150.50     146.37
    5    525-545     535    139.50-148.50     145.03
    5    555-590     573    134.00-142.50     137.85
    7    615-635     619    129.50-141.50     138.32
    3    650-665     660    138.00-139.00     138.67

                    Feeder Heifers Medium 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7      567       567       124.00         124.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    375-395     388    144.00-165.00     154.68
    4    475-490     482    124.00-156.00     139.75
    5    500-520     507    142.50-146.00     143.82
    7    551-590     563    136.00-158.00     145.59
    4    600-625     610    125.00-136.00     130.77
    3    650-690     675    122.50-125.50     123.84
    5    803-805     803    106.00-115.00     107.80

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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