Boonville - Farmers Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 01/24/2012

Wednesday, January 25, 2012

Receipts:  1372    Last Week:  1505    Year Ago:  1055
 
Compared to last week, feeder steers under 650 lbs 5.00 to 10.00 
higher, over 650 lbs 2.00 to 5.00 higher and feeder heifers under 600
lbs 4.00 to 8.00 higher, over 600 lbs 1.00 to 4.00 higher. Demand very
good again this week as the quality of the feeders ran deep, with 
health programs and most of the feeders weaned. Supply moderate. 
Feeder offerings around 56 percent steers and bulls and 44 percent 
heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs around 55 percent. Cows around 11 
percent. Slaughter cows 1.00 to 2.00 higher.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   13    300-338     316    206.00-209.00     207.03
   16    350-398     378    188.00-198.50     193.72
    4      399       399       207.00         207.00   Thin Fleshed

   11    415-445     433    186.00-198.00     194.20
   28    450-498     477    166.50-189.00     179.35

   38    500-548     529    173.00-186.00     182.35
    7      510       510       188.50         188.50   Thin Fleshed
   82    553-590     582    162.75-178.00     169.17

   90    600-647     626    153.25-168.25     162.78
   90    650-690     671    151.50-159.00     157.57

  136    704-744     726    153.75-157.00     155.64
   16    763-790     774    147.25-154.75     151.05

   15    800-835     823    148.00-153.00     148.68
   13    855-856     856    141.00-144.00     143.77

    4      979       979       131.75         131.75

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    320-325     323    181.00-193.00     189.04
    8    455-495     478    159.00-176.00     165.02
   10    525-545     538    157.50-169.25     166.13
    8    550-585     559    139.00-161.00     152.55
   12    615-645     633    142.50-156.00     149.10
    5      713       713       146.25         146.25

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   14    300-325     309    181.00-185.00     183.12
   13    363-395     377    170.25-184.00     179.21

   13    403-445     430    161.00-171.00     164.89
   51    457-495     473    152.50-164.75     159.90
   46    500-548     524    153.00-159.00     156.39
   89    550-579     565    151.50-159.25     154.35

   57    600-645     624    142.50-147.00     145.20
  116    651-690     673    142.00-147.50     145.56

   32    700-730     717    139.50-144.50     141.26
   15      798       798       139.75         139.75

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      338       338       163.00         163.00
    3    430-445     438    146.00-158.00     150.40
    4    470-490     482    141.00-144.00     143.01
    4    520-545     538    131.50-145.50     139.28
    9    565-590     577    137.00-148.00     145.04
   10    600-647     628    135.25-148.00     139.97
    4      665       665       143.50         143.50
    3    750-795     772    126.50-138.00     133.22

                    Feeder Heifers Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      357       357       152.50         152.50   Thin Fleshed
   11      626       626       144.00         144.00   Thin Fleshed

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    450-490     469    155.00-182.00     163.79
    6    500-548     526    139.00-158.00     149.24
    7    560-599     591    135.00-144.00     136.78

Source:  MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service
         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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