Sedalia- Central Missouri Sales Company: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 03/05/2012

Wednesday, March 7, 2012

Receipts:  989    Last Week:  617    Year Ago:  1160
 
   Compared to last week, steer and bull calves, 300-500 lbs, firm up
to 10.00 higher; steers, 500-700 lbs, steady to 2.00 higher; heifers,400-
700 lbs steady to instances 5.00 lower.  Slaughter cows sold near steady.
Cows and bulls were 7 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers
and bulls were 57 percent of the run; heifers 43 percent.  Near 61 percent
of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    300-320     310    220.00-234.00     225.16
   10    370-398     390    202.00-224.00     218.62

   12    435-441     440    199.00-217.00     213.51
   42    459-495     467    196.50-214.00     208.03

   22    500-545     526    191.00-198.00     195.15
   15    553-585     573    173.00-182.00     179.23

   30    600-647     628    162.00-175.00     169.19
   19    650-685     654    158.00-164.00     163.34

   47    704-734     716    149.50-157.00     155.16
    5      770       770       146.00         146.00

   67    828-829     829    145.00-147.75     147.50
    4      819       819       142.00         142.00   Fleshy

    6      904       904       136.00         136.00   Fleshy

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    330-348     344    214.00-215.00     214.76
   12    353-395     376    213.00-221.00     219.29
    3    415-420     417    209.00-214.00     212.32
    3      470       470       205.00         205.00
    5    505-540     525    163.00-184.00     173.52
    3      565       565       175.00         175.00
   11    606-645     620    160.50-171.00     167.49
    8    665-685     674    153.50-161.50     154.86
    7      737       737       153.75         153.75
   61      828       828       141.85         141.85

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      405       405       193.00         193.00
    5    470-488     484    188.00-190.00     188.39

                      Feeder Steers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8     1003      1003       129.00         129.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10    352-395     367    172.00-184.00     178.46

    3    420-435     427    170.00-173.00     171.49
   24    458-495     476    162.00-170.25     166.76

   15    510-530     523    158.00-163.75     161.93
   17    575-591     583    152.50-158.00     154.83

   43    608-645     630    150.85-154.25     152.23
    3      630       630       147.00         147.00   Fleshy
   23    654-688     659    142.50-149.25     147.84

   80    711-722     719    142.00-145.10     144.42

   11      820       820       135.00         135.00
    9      866       866       129.00         129.00   Fleshy

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    310-340     330       180.00         180.00
    8    365-391     384    173.00-182.00     177.58
   22    405-443     438    168.00-172.00     171.19
   14    450-485     470    162.00-170.00     165.99
    4    510-530     522    155.00-158.00     155.99
   10    560-577     571    154.50-158.00     155.81
    4    620-625     622    149.00-150.00     149.50
    5      671       671       145.00         145.00
   10    700-735     708       140.00         140.00
   15      768       768       140.00         140.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    582-590     585    148.50-149.00     148.67

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    410-445     427    186.00-200.00     193.61
    8    460-498     485    182.00-192.50     188.01
    5    500-540     516    180.00-188.00     183.68
    8    555-590     564    152.00-166.00     159.56
    5    605-630     618    138.00-152.00     145.79
    3    700-749     720    130.00-135.50     132.11

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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