Boonville - Farmers Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 02/14/2012

Wednesday, February 15, 2012

Receipts:  426    Last Week:  972    Year Ago:  1738
 
Compared to last week, steers under 600 lbs 2.00 to 5.00 higher, over
600 lbs mostly steady and heifers mostly steady. Supply very light. 
Demand good. Feeder offerings around 54 percent steers and bulls 
and 46 percent heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs around 49 percent. 
Cows around 6 percent. Slaughter cows mostly steady.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2      365       365       199.00         199.00

   11    415-433     427    187.00-201.00     197.42
    4    452-465     455    190.00-196.50     194.84

   31    501-535     525    189.00-191.00     189.56
    3      582       582       182.50         182.50

   34    605-638     634    158.00-166.00     162.32
   10      670       670       159.75         159.75

   11    718-730     723    145.50-148.00     146.00
   28    773-795     783    144.50-151.75     149.34

   10    808-831     820    145.75-148.75     147.75

    8      903       903       132.00         132.00

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    410-425     418    186.00-188.00     187.02
    4    480-492     489    175.00-184.00     181.79
    3      520       520    166.00-181.00     173.33
    5    550-580     565    165.50-177.50     170.98

                      Feeder Steers Medium 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2      358       358       190.00         190.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    375-398     393    168.00-176.50     173.55

    6    415-438     427    161.00-173.00     166.24
   14    460-493     485    159.00-165.50     162.12

   30    505-543     542    150.00-163.00     157.46
   18    568-585     573    142.00-155.75     153.07

   12    610-635     622    142.00-154.75     151.25
    9    660-668     667    147.50-151.25     150.84
   21    726-740     735    142.75-155.75     149.63
   12    772-788     778    138.50-142.00     140.71

    2      800       800       125.75         125.75   Fleshy

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    355-395     375    149.50-160.00     154.47
   11    453-491     477    152.00-158.50     156.75
    3    500-535     515    139.50-152.00     144.04
    2      580       580    135.00-142.50     138.75
    4    615-640     628    142.00-145.00     143.53
    2    650-680     665    136.00-142.00     139.07

                    Feeder Heifers Medium 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    410-430     417    143.00-152.00     146.10
    2      468       468       142.00         142.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    300-320     310    195.00-199.00     196.94
    2    410-415     412    181.00-189.00     185.02
    2    480-485     482    149.00-152.00     150.49
    6    523-548     531    161.00-169.00     166.25
    2    555-565     560    152.50-155.00     153.74
    4    642-645     643    148.00-153.00     151.75
    2      670       670       145.00         145.00

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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