Boonville - Farmers Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 05/08/2012

Wednesday, May 9, 2012

Receipts:  850    Last Week:  324    Year Ago:  892
 
Compared to last weeks light feeder offering, steers and heifers sold
on a higher undertone. Demand good. Supply light. Feeder offerings 
around 50 percent steers and bulls and 50 percent heifers. 
Offerings over 600 lbs around 41 percent. Cows around 18 percent. 
Slaughter cows 2.00 to 3.00 higher.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   16    371-395     388    201.50-204.00     202.25

    8    413-445     422    195.00-204.50     202.15
    4    450-465     458    190.00-199.00     192.47

    7    500-543     525    163.50-172.75     167.28
   25    551-582     567    169.50-174.00     172.23

   17    600-625     614    155.00-165.50     158.89
   51    650-690     664    157.25-162.00     159.55

   31    708-727     723    150.50-157.25     153.70

    3      800       800       145.00         145.00

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    420-435     424    176.00-182.00     180.57
   23    450-495     488    178.00-187.00     184.82
   29    520-545     534    162.00-174.50     168.48
   13    553-588     573    160.00-165.00     162.07
    8      648       648       147.00         147.00
    3      713       713       147.00         147.00

                      Feeder Steers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      527       527       170.50         170.50

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   16    302-345     325    177.50-184.00     182.13
   16    377-395     384    171.00-181.00     176.87

    8    403-435     415    170.00-178.50     173.80

   27    509-531     522    150.00-159.00     157.04
    8      500       500       165.00         165.00   Fancy
   33    555-593     570    153.00-163.00     155.23

   68    608-641     626    146.00-152.25     149.01
   26    650-693     679    137.50-149.00     146.91
    4      734       734       141.50         141.50

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    420-445     437    158.00-167.00     161.90
   33    460-495     472    157.00-168.00     162.65
   11    504-548     516    154.00-159.00     156.95
    4    553-588     570    136.00-151.00     143.73
    8      753       753       144.00         144.00

                 Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5      510       510       167.25         167.25
    3      565       565       160.00         160.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    453-483     468    170.00-174.00     171.94
    3      508       508       169.50         169.50   Thin Fleshed
    3      577       577       142.00         142.00
    6    600-610     603    147.00-156.00     152.00

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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