Sedalia- Central Missouri Sales Company: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 10/15/2012

Tuesday, October 16, 2012

Receipts:  780    Last Week:  656    Year Ago:  707
 
   Compared to last week, calves under 600 lbs sold steady with a few
selling 1.00 to 2.00 lower; six weight steers and heifers sold steady to
4.00 higher; heavier weights were not well tested.  Supply was moderate with
a nice quality test of calves.  Demand was good with an active trade.  Cows
and bulls were 19 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and
bulls were 61 percent of the run; heifers 39 percent.  Near 23 percent of
feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    300-345     315    185.00-193.50     188.97
    3    385-390     387    185.00-185.50     185.25

    4    403-420     407    175.50-181.00     179.58
   29    452-485     462    167.50-179.50     173.27

   24    500-541     521    158.00-167.00     162.53
    3      508       508       147.00         147.00   Fleshy
   40    552-581     573    154.25-159.00     156.60

   14    600-635     614    151.00-156.50     152.79
   13    650-690     658    146.50-151.00     147.67

    8    700-731     727    143.00-145.00     143.24

   21    901-921     909    128.25-128.50     128.35

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      338       338       185.00         185.00
    4    350-395     376    172.00-183.00     178.15
    6    400-435     422    162.00-174.00     166.53
   11    460-498     476    160.00-169.00     164.60
   15    505-546     541    146.00-158.50     148.90
   11    550-575     568    152.00-163.00     155.57
    4    600-625     615    148.50-152.00     150.62
    4    723-730     725       140.00         140.00
    3      900       900       129.00         129.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    335-345     342    167.00-173.00     169.49
   13    355-395     380    165.00-174.00     169.14

   19    400-440     425    149.50-161.00     157.51
   16    455-498     470    142.00-150.00     147.18
    3      490       490       136.00         136.00   Fleshy

   31    500-548     522    141.00-147.00     145.42
    4      501       501       138.00         138.00   Fleshy
   10    550-595     563    135.00-143.00     137.31

    3    623-640     629    134.00-137.25     136.15

    3    700-735     723    134.00-135.00     134.68

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      315       315       163.00         163.00
    3      375       375       157.00         157.00
    9    420-448     438    143.00-157.00     147.06
    8    465-492     480    138.00-142.00     140.28
   11    500-542     525    136.00-146.00     139.63
    8    550-583     566    136.00-143.00     138.46
    5    600-619     615    132.50-135.00     134.51
    8    650-695     665    133.00-135.75     134.03
    9    700-720     710    133.50-135.00     133.72
    3      768       768       130.00         130.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    310-335     325    184.00-187.50     185.11
    8    350-395     374    173.00-186.50     179.07
    7    400-440     423    158.00-180.00     168.05
   12    468-498     480    152.00-166.50     157.05
    4    515-545     528    138.00-150.00     143.47
    7    565-585     571    130.50-142.00     137.55
    3    605-635     620    128.00-132.00     129.97
    5    650-661     659    126.00-130.00     129.21
    3      787       787       110.00         110.00

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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