Boonville - Farmers Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 05/15/2012

Wednesday, May 16, 2012

Receipts:  596    Last Week:  850    Year Ago:  608
 
Compared to last week, feeder steers and heifers mostly steady. 
Demand moderate to good. Supply light. Feeder offerings around 49 
percent steers and bulls and 51 percent heifers. Offerings over 600 
lbs around 19 percent. Cows around 28 percent. Slaughter cows mostly steady.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6      415       415    199.00-204.50     203.58
    7    455-460     459    182.00-191.00     189.73

   17    505-545     529    173.00-181.50     175.44
    3      548       548       158.00         158.00   Fleshy
   19    550-582     566    167.50-174.50     170.75

   16    617-643     629    150.50-153.00     152.43
   10      675       675       149.50         149.50

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    410-418     415    189.00-192.00     189.99
    5    478-485     479    179.00-181.00     180.60
    5    525-535     529    171.00-173.50     172.49

                     Feeder Steers Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      491       491       171.50         171.50

                  Feeder Holstein Steers Large 3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7      324       324       116.00         116.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      308       308       173.00         173.00
   21    368-388     380    171.00-177.00     173.45

   10    405-423     411    169.00-172.25     170.07
   18    463-497     470    161.00-163.50     162.18

   33    503-545     526    150.50-160.00     155.37
   16    550-595     578    146.75-154.00     150.02

    3    605-648     634    143.00-144.00     143.68
   11    675-691     685    142.00-142.50     142.32

    4      775       775       128.00         128.00

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      392       392       159.00         159.00
    3    405-435     418    149.00-160.00     154.72
    9    463-495     487    155.50-159.50     158.13
    4      538       538       174.00         174.00
    5      563       563       144.50         144.50

                      Feeder Heifers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      440       440       166.50         166.50

                 Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    402-425     408    189.50-194.00     190.67
    4    450-478     464    179.50-182.50     181.05

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    483-490     487    163.50-169.50     165.88
    5    500-530     517    154.00-162.00     156.76
   11    600-645     606    139.00-147.75     146.28
    9      752       752       134.25         134.25

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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