Sedalia- Central Missouri Sales Company: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 03/12/2012

Tuesday, March 13, 2012

Receipts:  616    Last Week:  989    Year Ago:  875
 
   Compared to last week, three weight steers steady; steers, 400-550 lbs
sold 6.00 to 10.00 lower; steers over 550 lbs steady to 5.00 lower;
heifers under 600 lbs sold 3.00 to 8.00 higher; heifers over 600 lbs sold
steady to 4.00 lower.  Slaughter cows near steady.   Cows and bulls were
10 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were
61 percent of the run; heifers 39 percent.  Near 45 percent of feeders
weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    300-345     326    215.00-238.00     224.85
    5    380-395     390    206.00-215.50     213.53

   10    400-440     422    196.00-200.50     198.09
    4    460-470     468       190.00         190.00

   16    500-540     513    182.00-190.00     188.11
    5    550-582     570    170.00-174.00     171.36

   33    600-635     614    162.00-172.00     169.91
   53    653-685     674    156.00-163.00     157.28

    5      800       800       144.00         144.00

   17      929       929       132.00         132.00

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    355-380     363    201.00-213.00     208.57
    4    400-440     424    188.00-199.00     192.86
   20    510-540     526    169.50-192.00     183.25
    4    580-585     582    166.00-171.00     168.25
   14    604-625     612    162.00-166.00     164.84
   34    768-790     769    146.00-148.00     146.06

                      Feeder Steers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      683       683       148.00         148.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    300-325     319    186.50-191.00     188.83
    8    370-395     379    182.00-189.25     185.99

    8    415-438     429    182.50-187.00     183.87
   17    463-494     481    166.00-179.00     170.59

   21    500-545     515    156.00-167.00     162.20
   20    555-592     590    155.00-158.00     157.86
    3      570       570       149.00         149.00   Fleshy

   12    661-697     670    142.00-146.00     144.96

   11    709-725     712    138.00-141.00     140.45
    4      745       745       134.50         134.50   Full

    7      884       884       122.00         122.00   Fleshy

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      330       330    175.00-180.00     177.33
    3    355-375     362    167.00-170.00     169.02
    8    420-440     428    161.00-180.00     172.29
    9    465-495     479    163.50-181.00     168.01
    8    505-540     526    154.00-164.00     156.59
    3      583       583       138.00         138.00   Fleshy
    4      574       574       148.50         148.50   Full
    5    600-640     618    144.00-149.50     146.26
    3    650-685     663    138.00-146.00     141.58

                      Feeder Heifers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      595       595       143.00         143.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    375-395     387    190.00-198.00     193.27
    6    415-440     425    190.00-194.00     190.99
    4    475-493     486    179.50-184.00     181.22
    3    565-585     572    155.00-178.00     167.69
    8    600-640     619    135.00-149.00     140.77
    3    650-655     652    134.00-138.00     135.99

Source:  MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service, Sedalia, MO
         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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