Boonville - Farmers Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 04/10/2012

Wednesday, April 11, 2012

Receipts:  1137    Last Week:  664    Year Ago:  1371
 
Compared to last week’s light offering, feeder steers under 600 lbs 
2.00 to 5.00 higher, yearling steers over 600 lbs steady to 4.00 
lower and feeder heifers under 600 lbs 1.00 to 3.00 higher, 
yearling heifers over 600 lbs fully steady. Demand good. Supply 
moderate. Feeder offerings around 47 percent steers and bulls and 
53 percent heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs around 65 percent. Cows 
around 16 percent. Slaughter cows 1.00 to 3.00 lower.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8    350-388     378    201.00-208.00     203.82

   34    400-439     419    193.00-206.50     201.28
    4    455-485     468    189.00-200.00     194.47

   33    500-546     533    176.00-186.50     180.13
   17    570-591     583    173.00-177.00     176.09

   15    603-630     616    156.00-168.00     163.24
    8      628       628       171.00         171.00   Fancy
    5      628       628       169.00         169.00   Thin Fleshed
   41    655-694     687    145.25-152.75     146.67

   78    715-749     740    145.00-154.25     149.13
    4    765-770     766    144.50-147.50     146.75

   22    863-892     873    132.50-137.75     136.00

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    465-498     490    173.00-185.50     175.97
    8    510-545     525    154.00-166.00     159.58
    4    550-570     565    161.50-174.00     167.69
   19    618-645     636    146.00-156.00     152.91
    7      679       679       142.75         142.75

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5      683       683       141.00         141.00

                      Feeder Steers Medium 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    510-532     519    167.50-181.00     175.07

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    310-345     332    177.00-185.00     181.81
   11    355-385     364    177.00-187.00     181.87

   13    400-410     406    169.00-177.00     171.06
    5    458-488     476    156.00-156.50     156.19

   16    503-543     533    149.00-163.00     156.56
    5      538       538       168.00         168.00   Fancy
   23    555-586     576    149.00-160.00     152.77

   40    600-638     626    142.00-150.50     145.96
  153    656-697     675    138.75-144.85     141.41

   55    712-739     729    138.25-140.50     139.70
    3      742       742       131.50         131.50   Fleshy
   10      760       760       135.75         135.75

    3      942       942       115.50         115.50

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    300-330     315    161.00-174.00     168.19
   19    400-445     435    154.00-167.00     157.87
   11    461-493     470    150.00-160.50     156.56
    5    510-545     530    141.50-151.50     147.10
    3      593       593       144.00         144.00
    3    615-620     618    139.00-142.00     139.99
   21    654-661     659    136.00-138.25     137.51

                     Feeder Heifers Medium 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      705       705       130.00         130.00   Fleshy

                     Feeder Heifers Medium 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      785       785       126.00         126.00

                 Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    360-385     372    203.00-208.00     205.30
    7    421-440     425    179.00-186.00     182.87
    9    458-495     473    170.00-190.00     179.53
   11    517-534     527    158.50-175.50     164.76

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      568       568       153.50         153.50
    8    628-642     638    135.00-138.00     135.74

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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