Boonville - Farmers Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 05/29/2012

Wednesday, May 30, 2012

Receipts:  305    Last Week:  889    Year Ago:  631
 
Not eneough feeders to establish trend. Supply very light. Demand 
moderate. Feeder offerings around 54 percent steers and bulls and 
46 percent heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs around 34 percent. Cows 
around 41 percent. Slaughter cows mostly steady.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    7    429-430     429    191.50-196.00     192.14

    9      538       538       174.50         174.50
    7      556       556       170.00         170.00

    8    605-648     633    158.00-162.50     159.81
    8    651-665     657    159.00-160.50     160.00

    6      710       710       154.25         154.25

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    470-484     482    164.00-175.00     173.21
    3    565-570     568    165.00-167.00     166.34

                      Feeder Steers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      490       490       168.00         168.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price

    7    407-435     411    173.00-181.00     179.79
    4    485-495     490    169.00-169.50     169.13

    5    500-530     512    157.00-169.00     160.77

    8    615-648     634    142.50-151.00     146.72
    3    660-675     665    144.00-145.00     144.66

    3    710-748     735       143.00         143.00

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    310-345     332    157.00-169.00     163.17
    3    375-385     378    171.00-173.00     172.32
    6    450-495     473    158.50-169.00     163.08
    8    550-595     578    141.50-159.00     146.39
    3    680-695     685    133.50-140.00     137.80
    7      994       994       113.00         113.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      593       593       146.50         146.50
    3      872       872       124.00         124.00

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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