Boonville - Farmers Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 04/17/2012

Wednesday, April 18, 2012

Receipts:  610    Last Week:  1137    Year Ago:  1225
 
   Compared to last week, on a very light test feeder steers and heifers
mostly steady. Demand moderate to good. Supply light. Feeder offerings
around 57 percent steers and bulls and 43 percent heifers. Offerings 
over 600 lbs around 29 percent. Cows around 19 percent. Slaughter 
cows steady to 2.00 higher.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    328-330     329    209.00-213.00     211.66
    6      366       366       210.00         210.00

    3    455-480     472    176.00-191.00     180.82

    4    513-520     515    177.00-178.00     177.25
    5    563-570     566    167.50-177.00     170.79

   15    620-639     632    156.00-165.00     162.47
    9    655-685     663    140.00-153.00     147.24

    5    750-753     752    146.00-147.50     146.60

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   13    454-495     459    173.00-184.50     182.96
   19    518-541     525    163.50-171.75     169.50
    7      904       904       127.50         127.50

                    Feeder Steers Medium 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      473       473       159.00         159.00

                  Feeder Holstein Steers Large 3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   13      447       447       122.00         122.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    9    269-285     276    181.00-184.00     182.62

   18    365-389     383    174.00-181.00     179.25

    4    405-408     407    169.00-171.50     169.62
   16    466-496     483    154.50-167.50     161.41

    9    500-528     510    153.00-159.00     155.46
    4    563-590     572    153.50-160.00     155.77

   11    608-620     613    147.00-159.00     150.73

    8    735-744     742    138.00-141.50     140.63
    9    754-787     765    138.50-140.00     139.49

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      308       308       166.00         166.00
    7    410-440     426    151.00-163.00     158.65
    5    460-485     467    144.00-154.50     147.36
    3    513-540     522    134.00-144.00     140.55
    3    630-645     635    137.00-142.00     140.31
    4      796       796       129.75         129.75

                 Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6      383       383       209.00         209.00
    7    408-435     412    183.50-186.00     185.62
    3    455-460     458    172.00-177.00     175.35
    3      522       522       163.50         163.50
    4      565       565       155.00         155.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      430       430       177.00         177.00
    5    510-535     524    151.00-161.00     154.05
    8    554-575     557    150.00-159.00     157.84
    4      628       628       155.00         155.00

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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