Sedalia- Central Missouri Sales Company: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 01/30/2012

Tuesday, January 31, 2012

Receipts:  593    Last Week:  796    Year Ago:  574
 
   Compared to last week, steers under 500 lbs near steady on a lighter
test; steers 500-800 lbs sold 2.00 to 7.00 higher; heifers under 450 lbs
sold 2.00 to 8.00 lower compared to last weeks extremely active light
heifer market; heifers 450-700 lbs sold 5.00 to 9.00 higher.  Trade was
very active with supply including high quality offerings of feeders.
Slaughter cows traded 1.00 to 3.00 higher.  Cows and bulls were 12 percent
of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 57 percent of the
run; heifer 43 percent.  Near 43 percent of feeder weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      310       310       213.00         213.00
    9    365-395     384    197.00-201.50     200.23

    7      435       435       197.00         197.00
    5    450-486     479    183.75-189.50     184.83

   24    500-545     523    174.00-185.00     179.11
    7    575-593     585    163.00-173.00     164.98

   48    606-636     619    158.50-165.50     162.41
   21    655-696     692    148.00-155.00     153.75

   11    718-731     729    148.00-153.00     152.10
   32    755-778     769    145.00-151.25     149.43

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    400-448     436    188.00-196.00     189.83
    5    480-482     481    183.00-185.50     184.50
    4    520-545     530    170.00-184.00     175.90
    7    560-588     572    154.00-163.00     157.75
    4    605-645     630    154.00-155.00     154.24
    3      670       670    148.00-154.00     152.00

                  Feeder Holstein Steers Large 3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      575       575       103.00         103.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    330-340     333    171.00-173.00     172.32
    9    353-390     364    172.50-179.00     175.90

   13    410-445     437    168.00-174.50     171.72
   11    453-495     466    160.00-166.00     163.48

   19    500-530     510    155.50-170.25     166.11
   18    550-586     571    148.75-154.00     150.82
   17    613-637     626    143.00-151.00     147.71
   10      656       656       143.25         143.25

    3      708       708       138.00         138.00

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    360-395     381    164.00-174.00     168.97
   12    405-445     434    156.00-173.00     162.05
    6    453-495     467    152.00-163.00     158.69
   16    500-545     522    148.50-169.00     157.05
   12    550-585     572    142.00-150.00     146.51
    6    610-625     618    141.75-144.50     142.30
    4    660-675     664    136.00-141.00     138.27

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      440       440       183.00         183.00
    5    455-485     472    173.00-183.50     179.64
    6    520-540     527    155.50-175.00     160.62
    4    555-570     562    155.00-163.00     157.47
    3    625-640     632    130.00-145.00     137.63
    3    653-675     660       134.00         134.00

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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