Boonville - Farmers Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 03/13/2012

Wednesday, March 14, 2012

Receipts:  937    Last Week:  1152    Year Ago:  811
 
Compared to last week, feeder steers and heifers 2.00 to 5.00 
lower. Demand moderate. Supply light. Feeder offerings around 50 
percent steers and bulls and 50 percent heifers. Offerings over 600 
lbs around 46 percent. Cows around 7 percent. Slaughter cows mostly steady.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    321-340     325    216.00-220.00     219.16
   13    353-385     372    210.00-216.00     214.26

    8    410-440     421    196.00-206.00     201.49
   12    453-478     469    195.50-200.00     197.57

   42    515-541     529    185.00-196.25     188.16
    7    551-590     562    171.50-183.00     179.55

    3      620       620    163.00-163.50     163.33
   46    655-683     676    156.50-166.50     164.34

   40    711-738     725    151.25-160.10     157.21
   23    781-786     783    146.00-149.75     147.31

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    350-360     355    191.00-202.00     197.03
    6      445       445    180.00-189.00     187.50
   15    450-497     479    183.00-196.00     190.76
   10      493       493       198.50         198.50   Thin Fleshed
   10      545       545    171.00-180.00     172.80
   15    550-593     583    169.00-173.00     170.34
   30    600-642     628    158.50-166.00     164.54

                     Feeder Steers Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   21      678       678       154.75         154.75
   13      879       879       140.85         140.85

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5      278       278       207.00         207.00

    3      343       343       179.00         179.00
   18    350-398     381    182.50-192.00     185.00

   24    403-437     417    175.00-184.00     178.65
   15    476-486     481    164.50-166.50     165.45

   38    505-535     522    162.25-170.00     165.44
   34    578-598     585    151.50-159.50     156.83
   31    604-605     604    153.00-159.25     159.05
   19    653-674     664    151.50-153.00     152.08

   29    704-721     711    145.00-149.00     147.91
    8      755       755       146.25         146.25

    7      819       819       135.75         135.75

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8    355-395     379    171.50-179.00     175.36
    8    425-443     436       170.00         170.00
    9    475-497     490    162.00-163.25     162.85
   35    500-545     524    153.00-160.50     157.90
    7      589       589       158.00         158.00

                    Feeder Heifers Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   31      668       668       149.00         149.00
   19      806       806       139.50         139.50

                 Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    310-335     324    197.00-210.00     203.10
    8    356-370     360    209.00-212.00     209.77
    3    470-488     482    181.00-181.50     181.16
    3    633-645     637    154.00-157.00     155.01

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    450-495     469    158.50-168.00     163.12
    9    555-598     593    154.00-156.00     154.21

Source:  MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service
         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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