Boonville - Farmers Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 03/06/2012

Wednesday, March 7, 2012

Receipts:  1152    Last Week:  1350    Year Ago:  1571
 
Compared to last week, feeder steers and heifers mostly steady. 
Demand good. Supply moderate. Feeder offerings around 45 percent 
steers and bulls and 55 percent heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs 
around 38 percent. Cows around 10 percent. Slaughter cows mostly 
steady.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      296       296       220.00         220.00

   11    315-345     330    210.00-224.00     216.78
   11    365-399     389    209.00-221.00     214.94

   16    415-422     418    205.00-220.00     214.93
   29    453-477     462    201.00-215.00     208.54

    9    508-519     514    192.00-194.00     192.77
   11    567-595     570    176.00-188.50     187.31

   11    601-613     608    169.50-176.00     172.42
   15    665-670     668    161.00-168.00     163.32

   23    703-718     704    153.25-158.35     157.90

   33    814-836     827    145.50-149.00     146.96
    6      854       854       143.50         143.50

    3      905       905       139.75         139.75

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    9    503-548     533    175.00-185.00     178.96
   51    570-596     580    166.75-182.00     173.14
    3      602       602       161.00         161.00
   41    662-691     688    147.50-157.75     156.69

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    9      688       688       130.50         130.50

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10    315-348     334    178.00-189.00     184.44
   21    365-385     375    181.00-189.00     187.27

   43    400-449     437    178.00-189.00     182.54
   26    451-499     474    170.25-181.50     174.23

   61    503-537     521    164.00-172.00     168.42
   83    555-593     584    154.50-161.50     157.50

   32    600-637     618    154.10-159.00     156.21
    7    675-692     687    144.25-158.75     148.32

   25    711-718     713    145.10-159.00     148.46
   46    769-770     769    136.50-140.50     140.41

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    365-390     380    170.00-175.00     172.37
   16    470-495     484    164.00-173.00     169.86
    3    520-545     535    152.00-159.00     155.03
   11    555-585     574    151.00-159.50     154.33
   37    655-685     662    138.00-147.75     146.22
   23    750-755     752    133.00-139.75     138.59

                      Feeder Heifers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5      518       518       158.50         158.50

                     Feeder Heifers Medium 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      460       460       167.00         167.00

                 Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   27    366-396     387    205.00-218.00     210.79
    7    410-448     443    194.00-205.00     203.54
    3      450       450       209.00         209.00
    5    508-520     513    170.00-181.00     176.54
    3      575       575       168.00         168.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   12      510       510    178.00-181.00     180.50
   15    555-593     579    154.00-169.00     157.36

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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