Boonville - Missouri Valley Commission Company: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 03/12/2013

Wednesday, March 13, 2013

Receipts:  420    Last Week:  211    Year Ago:  937
 
Compared to last week, feeder steers and heifers sold on a higher 
undertone. Demand moderate to good. Supply light. Feeder offerings 
around 56 percent steers and bulls and 44 percent heifers. 
Offerings over 600 lbs around 63 percent. Cows around 24 percent. 
Slaughter cows 2.00 to 3.00 higher.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    420-425     424    175.00-184.00     181.77
    2      480       480       161.50         161.50

   10    550-586     570    147.00-154.00     150.40

   13      640       640    138.50-142.75     142.10
   32    662-693     674    133.25-140.00     137.19

    2      738       738       128.75         128.75
   15    750-785     775    128.25-130.75     130.49

   22    800-830     803    126.25-130.25     129.87
   12    890-898     897    124.50-125.50     124.58

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2      342       342       161.00         161.00
    2      362       362       161.00         161.00
    3      445       445       160.00         160.00
    3    570-585     578    138.00-140.00     139.00

                      Feeder Steers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5      547       547       159.00         159.00   Thin Fleshed
    6    770-798     779    125.00-131.75     129.45   Thin Fleshed

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      339       339       148.00         148.00
    2    360-380     370    146.00-151.00     148.57

    4    410-425     414    141.00-141.50     141.13
   10    486-490     487    139.50-142.50     140.10

    5    510-548     528    130.00-135.50     132.52
   15    575-597     589    130.50-135.50     133.07

   20    624-645     632    125.50-130.75     129.71
   24    673-683     674    125.50-129.85     129.18

    8    760-792     773    118.50-123.50     120.27

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    315-340     328    130.00-137.00     133.06
    3    428-440     432    130.50-138.50     135.78
    2      495       495    123.50-125.00     124.25
    5    505-545     529    128.50-135.50     132.52
    3    570-585     575    129.50-130.25     130.00
    2    705-715     710    120.25-125.00     122.61
    3    765-768     767    118.50-119.00     118.67

                      Feeder Heifers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      673       673       129.00         129.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    400-415     408    141.00-153.00     147.11
    6    468-493     480    150.00-155.00     152.43
    3    570-575     572    125.00-134.50     128.19
    2      682       682       122.00         122.00

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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