Boonville - Farmers Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 04/03/2012

Wednesday, April 4, 2012

Receipts:  664    Last Week:  1260    Year Ago:  1196
 
Compared to last week, feeder steers mostly steady and feeder heifers
steady to 3.00 lower. Today’s auction was mainly small bunches and 
un-weaned. Demand moderate to good. Supply light. Feeder offering 
around 63 percent steers and bulls and 37 percent heifers. 
Offerings over 600 lbs around 17 percent. Cows around 26 percent. 
Slaughter cows mostly steady.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8    350-379     371    197.50-206.00     201.04

    5    415-448     435    193.00-197.00     194.53

    8    526-545     533    174.00-183.00     179.55
    7    520-537     527    160.25-161.00     160.67   Fleshy
   10    583-598     592    172.00-175.00     173.81

    5    600-635     618    166.00-172.00     169.30
    5      625       625       150.00         150.00   Calves
   12    660-698     689    140.00-152.00     149.04

    8    854-889     872    132.75-138.00     135.32

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    350-390     377    169.00-190.00     179.87
    4    458-480     466    177.00-188.00     183.16
    3      460       460       187.00         187.00   Thin Fleshed
   18    500-545     520    158.00-181.00     170.47
    5    550-578     572    163.50-169.00     167.94
    4      750       750       151.75         151.75

                      Feeder Steers Medium 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      477       477       175.00         175.00
    7      516       516       171.00         171.00

                    Feeder Steers Medium 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      482       482       160.00         160.00
    9      518       518       161.00         161.00

                      Feeder Steers Medium 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      518       518       132.50         132.50
    3      675       675       133.50         133.50

                  Feeder Holstein Steers Large 3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   25    453-496     493    124.00-130.00     129.56

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   15    350-395     376    178.00-189.00     181.90

   13    405-445     419    169.00-177.00     172.69
   11    460-468     465    154.00-170.00     159.08

   10    513-535     515    152.00-153.50     153.34
   14    550-585     573    149.00-159.00     156.77
    4      565       565       137.50         137.50   Fleshy

   10    601-623     611    143.00-151.50     148.70

    5    718-730     724    132.50-139.50     136.62

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    320-325     323    155.00-176.00     168.63
    9    400-440     431    149.00-162.00     157.48
   19    455-495     477    148.50-163.00     155.73
    8    505-533     519    146.00-157.00     150.62

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    323-335     327    190.00-202.00     197.90
    5    350-378     370    180.00-191.00     185.74
   14    400-442     425    142.00-194.00     184.64
    7    465-490     483    162.00-179.00     170.26
   11    530-548     540    142.50-150.00     145.36
    4    550-570     562    130.00-145.00     139.96
    3    610-620     617    136.00-140.00     138.68
    4      693       693       132.25         132.25

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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