Boonville - Farmers Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 01/31/2012

Wednesday, February 1, 2012

Receipts:  1055    Last Week:  1372    Year Ago:  920
 
Compared to last week, feeder steers and heifers steady to 6.00 
higher with the most advance on calves under 600 lbs. Demand good. 
Supply light to moderate. Feeder offerings around 62 percent steers 
and bulls and 38 percent heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs around 44 
percent. Cows around 14 percent. Slaughter cows mostly steady.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      368       368       209.00         209.00

   16    403-435     409    197.00-204.50     202.11
   27    453-478     464    189.50-194.50     192.63

   31    507-538     525    180.00-189.00     183.57
   37    553-592     564    168.75-179.00     174.85

   37    622-646     629    162.50-168.25     165.88
   56    650-691     671    159.25-163.25     161.51

   31    708-742     738    149.00-156.75     155.58
   63    756-799     774    148.75-153.75     151.58

    5    803-818     809    135.00-150.75     144.38

    6      907       907       137.25         137.25

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    375-397     389    183.00-194.00     191.41
   13    450-485     470    173.00-189.00     177.42
    6    573-580     574    155.00-158.50     157.91
    3    605-630     617    152.00-157.50     154.87
    6    665-682     675    147.00-155.00     148.59

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    310-338     327    179.00-192.00     183.64
   14    357-393     371    174.00-180.00     176.81

   34    408-445     428    164.00-176.00     171.28
   13    450-499     486    163.50-166.00     164.74

   25    503-549     526    154.50-164.75     162.21
   54    550-594     574    150.00-159.50     156.67

   39    610-645     631    142.50-153.50     150.02
   22    650-695     659    143.75-153.50     150.77

    3      710       710       135.00         135.00   Fleshy
    3      857       857       126.00         126.00

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    370-395     386    148.50-165.00     155.16
    8      408       408       175.00         175.00   Thin Fleshed
    7    450-495     482    146.00-158.50     154.37
    8    510-540     523    145.00-151.00     148.40
    3    613-615     614    142.00-144.50     143.66

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      408       408       156.00         156.00   Thin Fleshed

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    325-343     338    183.00-209.00     202.76
    3    360-380     372    174.00-192.00     181.42
    4      358       358       206.00         206.00   Thin Fleshed
   10    407-443     428    185.00-193.00     189.12   Thin Fleshed
    6    450-485     470    146.00-158.00     149.99
   13    501-535     515    147.00-159.00     152.66
    5      533       533       162.50         162.50   Thin Fleshed
    8    555-590     565    140.00-157.00     148.84
    5    665-693     687    132.00-136.00     132.98
    5      700       700       130.50         130.50

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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