Boonville - Farmers Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 02/28/2012

Wednesday, February 29, 2012

Receipts:  1350    Last Week:  2007    Year Ago:  602
 
Compared to last week, feeder steers and heifers under 600 lbs steady
to 3.00 higher in spots and yearling steers and heifers mostly steady.
Demand good. Supply moderate. Feeder offerings around 59 percent 
steers and bulls and 41 percent heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs 
around 45 percent. Cows around 7 percent. Slaughter cows mostly steady.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      298       298       216.00         216.00

   14    310-343     332    206.50-219.00     209.94
   25    350-395     374    200.00-217.00     212.18

   39    405-435     417    197.50-209.00     204.80
    4      420       420       217.00         217.00   Fancy
    9    460-499     485    191.00-204.00     195.93
    6      451       451       208.00         208.00   Thin Fleshed

   40    507-537     529    186.00-195.50     189.27
   56    558-591     572    173.50-184.50     177.82
    3      550       550       189.50         189.50   Thin Fleshed

   19    600-645     631    162.00-169.00     164.46
   51    657-691     670    160.00-168.75     163.80

   96    701-740     726    155.00-161.75     158.07
    4      748       748       147.50         147.50   Fleshy
    9    769-785     772    153.50-154.50     154.22

   27    807-829     821    149.50-153.75     152.59
   48    851-878     860    143.85-151.00     146.83

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    425-448     441    177.00-193.00     186.70
    3    480-490     487    180.00-186.00     184.03
   15    515-547     541    181.50-188.00     182.47
   16    555-593     583    168.75-173.00     170.19
    3    605-645     632    152.00-159.50     156.25
   14    660-695     666    148.75-156.00     150.43

                      Feeder Steers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   14      674       674       157.00         157.00

                     Feeder Steers Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   22     1200      1200       103.25         103.25   Thin Fleshed

                      Feeder Steers Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      820       820       149.00         149.00   Thin Fleshed

                      Feeder Steers Medium 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      532       532       184.00         184.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5      284       284       187.00         187.00   Thin Fleshed

   17    318-339     329    193.00-196.00     194.36
   28    353-390     364    180.50-186.00     183.52
    6      374       374       188.50         188.50   Thin Fleshed

   21    410-440     424    173.00-184.50     178.23
   42    450-495     478    169.00-178.00     171.66

   50    508-543     524    156.00-168.75     165.74
   41    550-595     581    151.00-162.00     154.67

   61    603-636     624    155.75-162.50     159.78
   53    664-693     671    149.00-154.75     153.97

   15    708-715     708    146.00-146.75     146.70
   22    753-755     754       145.75         145.75

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    333-348     339    169.50-184.00     177.51
    3    355-380     372    150.50-162.00     156.63
    7    415-448     435    157.00-170.00     164.71
    5      407       407       170.25         170.25   Thin Fleshed
    5    465-480     474    158.00-165.00     162.00
    5    500-545     516    149.00-159.00     155.02
    9      537       537       159.75         159.75   Thin Fleshed
    9    550-595     572    143.00-155.50     152.58
    9      596       596       151.75         151.75   Thin Fleshed
   14    600-640     604    148.25-155.00     151.05
    6    665-671     670    136.25-145.50     143.97

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   12    365-387     374    204.00-211.50     207.04
    7    415-432     429    209.00-216.00     213.74
   22    453-484     474    180.00-207.00     183.69
    9    510-540     524    152.50-169.50     164.45
   17    560-589     583    156.00-161.00     158.25
    4    710-740     732    136.00-143.00     137.70

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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