Boonville - Farmers Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 04/24/2012

Wednesday, April 25, 2012

Receipts:  654    Last Week:  610    Year Ago:  280
 
Compared to last week, feeder steers under 550 lbs 2.00 to 4.00 
higher, over 550 lbs 1.00 to 4.00 lower and feeder heifers 3.00 to 
7.00 lower. Demand moderate. Supply light. Feeder offerings around 60
percent steers and bulls and 40 percent heifers. Offerings over 600 
lbs around 21 percent. Cows around 16 percent. Slaughter cows mostly
steady.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    300-347     336    205.00-215.00     210.12
    7    353-375     356    201.00-206.00     205.25

   20    405-435     429    190.00-198.00     195.37
    4      493       493       180.00         180.00

   25    503-531     522    173.00-182.00     175.48
   35    554-599     573    160.00-169.50     165.51

   15    600-625     603    148.50-160.00     158.46
    7    653-673     661    140.00-152.00     148.12

   17    702-743     712    142.50-151.50     148.50
    9    760-790     773    136.50-144.00     140.59

    4      836       836       137.50         137.50
   19    892-895     892    131.50-134.00     131.63

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    435-443     440       180.00         180.00
    4    450-498     480    170.00-181.00     174.13
    6    530-535     532    168.00-171.00     170.50
    7    573-595     578    155.00-163.00     161.39
    4      941       941       124.50         124.50

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5      690       690       137.50         137.50

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   18    310-340     332    176.00-185.00     181.83
    9    359-385     366    167.00-177.00     170.53

   31    407-448     422    160.00-165.00     162.34
   13    451-488     471    154.00-162.00     159.16

   10    500-535     516    153.00-156.00     155.20
   40    553-599     570    142.50-153.50     148.98

    5    600-640     624    137.50-150.00     145.71
    9    655-683     664    136.50-137.50     136.84

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    360-395     375    146.00-159.00     154.44
   18    400-445     432    154.50-164.50     161.22
   13    450-490     474    142.00-155.50     152.61
    3    500-540     515    147.00-154.50     150.50
    7    560-595     575    136.50-153.50     146.59

                 Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10    354-390     361    190.00-200.00     198.02
   12    410-433     420    184.00-186.00     184.91

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    9    420-440     427    165.00-178.00     175.26
   14    465-490     483    156.00-166.00     162.41
   10    500-545     524    146.00-158.50     151.72
    5    563-583     571    139.00-151.00     143.90
    6    605-645     612    134.00-140.50     139.36
    6    650-688     675    129.00-137.50     135.03

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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