Boonville - Farmers Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 02/07/2012

Wednesday, February 8, 2012

Receipts:  976    Last Week:  1055    Year Ago:  545
 
Compared to last week, feeder steers and heifers mostly steady. 
Slaughter cows mostly steady. Today’s offering featured several 
full loads of yearling cattle. Demand good. Supply light. Feeder 
offerings around 73 percent steers and bulls and 37 percent heifers. 
Offerings over 600 lbs around 73 percent. Cows around 6 percent. 

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    418-440     424    187.00-198.00     190.98
   14    450-483     472    177.50-185.00     181.31

    9    510-538     521    176.00-185.00     178.28
   28    565-593     577    162.75-170.00     165.90

   55    605-649     631    158.50-167.75     163.27
   10    652-693     673    154.00-161.50     159.48

  139    710-745     730    151.00-156.75     153.76
   14    755-763     762    149.00-152.10     151.88

   75    809-844     838    147.10-148.25     147.23
  182    854-868     863    143.50-146.50     146.34

    5   1027-1035   1030    120.00-123.00     121.79

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   13    505-543     526    162.50-174.50     169.46
   11    550-565     560    161.00-169.00     165.64

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    365-378     372    164.00-171.00     168.86

    5    410-440     420    173.00-185.00     180.09
   14    450-485     465    169.00-173.00     172.00

   21    500-548     523    153.00-163.50     158.04
    3      507       507       169.00         169.00   Fancy
   33    555-595     577    149.50-156.00     151.75

   20    603-637     618    140.00-150.25     144.72
   31    658-693     676    141.75-150.25     146.94

   23    709-744     727    141.00-148.00     143.77

   12      823       823       135.75         135.75

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    300-335     322    167.00-180.00     174.51
    4    433-435     434    158.00-166.00     162.49
    7    465-486     479    146.00-162.00     155.73
   12    520-540     528    147.50-155.50     151.43
    6    570-585     582    144.00-147.00     146.18
    3      600       600       133.00         133.00
    5    653-673     661    131.00-137.50     134.85
    4      745       745       135.75         135.75

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    450-456     455       179.50         179.50
    3    525-530     527    151.00-159.00     156.32
    4    555-588     574    132.50-146.00     138.35

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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