Sedalia- Central Missouri Sales Company: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 05/07/2012

Tuesday, May 8, 2012

Receipts:  712    Last Week:  239    Year Ago:  613
 
   Compared to last week, there were too few feeders last week for a good
price comparison but there was a higher undertone.  Supply included a good
test on 700 to 850 lb steers and 650 lb heifers.  Slaughter cows sold 1.00
to 3.00 higher.  Cows and bulls were 15 percent of receipts.  In the feeder
supply, steers and bulls were 66 percent of the run; heifers 34 percent.
Near 43 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10    303-339     326    209.00-231.00     220.13
    6    365-391     387    192.00-199.00     193.10

    4    405-430     415    186.00-188.00     186.64
    6    460-475     462    184.00-185.00     184.17

   13    500-540     527    166.50-182.00     174.07
    3      525       525       158.00         158.00   Fleshy
    7    560-576     574    164.00-171.00     164.98

   15    600-630     619    157.00-164.75     159.56
    7    679-695     684    152.00-156.00     154.41

   59    700-741     712    150.00-156.00     153.73
   14    770-785     772    146.00-150.00     148.92

   40      838       838       141.25         141.25

    3     1015      1015       126.00         126.00

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    300-310     305    211.00-223.00     216.93
    3      375       375       198.00         198.00
   11    406-428     416    185.00-190.00     187.97
    3      450       450       182.00         182.00
    5    500-525     510    164.00-174.00     170.74
    4    555-585     568    160.00-164.00     162.47
    6    605-621     618    160.00-162.00     161.67

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      323       323       182.00         182.00

   12    425-447     438    171.00-182.00     177.13
    6    480-495     489    164.00-167.00     165.43

   16    505-549     536    153.00-158.00     156.44
   13    550-585     569    149.50-155.00     152.09

    9    604-645     614    144.00-147.75     146.10
   18    653-696     667    141.00-149.25     146.38

    4      761       761       138.00         138.00

    5      808       808       132.00         132.00

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    311-340     317    182.00-184.00     183.01
   21    350-385     358    178.00-184.00     181.98
   10    400-445     424    163.00-176.00     168.56
    8    458-494     481    158.00-171.00     162.41
    9    515-545     526    147.00-158.00     151.61
    5    563-580     570    149.00-155.00     152.78
    4    600-625     606    144.00-146.00     144.52
    3    660-685     673    143.50-145.00     144.16
    3      738       738       134.50         134.50

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   11    310-335     328    210.00-231.00     215.95
   15    358-396     383    186.00-204.00     190.88
   17    400-445     413    182.00-196.00     187.41
   12    460-495     477    162.00-182.00     171.02
    9    510-545     528    155.00-169.00     162.76
    4    555-580     566    153.00-160.00     155.71
    4    615-645     632    140.00-147.00     144.99
    3    670-685     677       138.00         138.00

Source:  MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service, 
         Richard Kramer, Market Reporter, 573-751-5618
         24 Hour Market Report 1-573-522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS766.txt

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