Sedalia- Central Missouri Sales Company: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 02/27/2012

Tuesday, February 28, 2012

Receipts:  617    Last Week:  777    Year Ago:  351
 
   Compared to last week, feeder steers near steady; heifers weak to 3.00
lower.  Slaughter cows steady to 2.00 higher.  Cows and bulls were 17 percent
of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 56 percent of the
run; heifers 44 percent.  Near 13 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    9    300-345     322    213.00-223.00     218.25
    9    355-395     375    202.00-224.00     213.98

   18    402-443     419    195.00-207.00     200.30
    3    490-498     495    194.00-197.50     196.35

   10    505-543     523    180.00-196.00     188.47
   49    550-588     580    180.00-188.00     185.50
    3    555-563     560    176.00-176.25     176.08   Fleshy

   19    620-637     632    162.00-175.00     168.13
    5      677       677       162.00         162.00

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    305-345     335    211.00-218.00     215.78
    3    360-380     370    199.00-215.00     206.86
   12    408-445     422    188.00-202.00     197.10
    5    450-498     485    186.00-190.00     189.26
    7    500-525     514    178.00-195.00     188.31
    3    550-570     560    173.00-182.00     177.39
    4    605-630     614    158.00-164.00     161.49

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    300-345     317    178.50-185.00     182.00
    8    355-390     376    168.00-176.75     171.79

   22    407-445     421    167.25-179.25     173.58
   18    450-485     464    166.00-175.00     169.38
   10    475-498     496       160.00         160.00   Fleshy

   30    501-547     520    158.00-168.75     163.39
    6    555-575     566    155.25-159.50     156.94
    3      560       560       148.00         148.00   Fleshy

    3      600       600       152.50         152.50

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    305-325     315    172.00-179.00     175.38
    3    355-385     375       172.00         172.00
    3    415-430     425    167.00-177.00     170.54
   11    455-490     469    158.50-172.00     165.80
    3    520-540     530    159.25-166.50     162.87
   25    560-589     579    148.00-158.50     149.70
    3      628       628       149.00         149.00
    5      692       692       130.00         130.00   Fleshy

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      569       569       142.00         142.00

                      Feeder Heifers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      588       588       144.00         144.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    400-425     417    196.00-201.00     198.96
   16    450-495     475    182.00-192.00     186.79
   13    500-540     514    172.00-184.00     177.91
    3    555-595     582    154.50-166.00     158.16
    9    600-640     620    147.00-152.00     148.49
    3      690       690       142.00         142.00
    3    705-735     725    139.00-144.00     141.30

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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