Boonville- Missouri Valley Commission Company: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 04/02/2013

Wednesday, April 3, 2013

Receipts:  1163    Last Week:  100    Year Ago:  664
 
   Compared to the sale two weeks ago, steers and heifers under 500 lbs
sold 4.00-6.00 higher, steers over 500 lbs 2.00 higher, heifers over 500 lbs
2.00-5.00 higher. Slaughter cows sold steady to 1.00 lower. Demand
moderate to good. Supply moderate to heavy after the previous week’s
snow storm. The feeder supply consisted of 56 percent steers and bulls, 44
percent heifers with 57 percent of the feeders weighing over 600 lbs. Cows
were 19 percent of the receipts. 

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5      392       392       183.50         183.50

    9    410-432     425    171.00-184.00     176.30
   17    452-497     486    175.00-179.00     177.56

   25    508-529     523    159.50-173.00     166.15
   24    572-582     576    150.50-155.75     153.90

   44    602-645     626    140.00-154.25     147.01
   15    666-690     674    137.50-140.50     139.55

   85    702-744     716    128.50-138.75     135.17
    8    752-796     780    129.75-130.50     130.23

   35    812-825     813    127.50-128.25     128.16
    4      864       864       125.75         125.75
    8      873       873       120.50         120.50   Full

    7    923-944     935    121.50-122.00     121.71

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    410-448     438    161.00-169.00     167.13
    3    460-475     465    161.00-174.00     169.57
    7    504-535     513    153.50-161.00     158.76
    8      524       524       173.00         173.00   Thin Fleshed
    4    565-582     577    148.00-153.00     151.01
   23    612-625     623    131.50-142.50     134.91

                     Feeder Steers Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      494       494       145.50         145.50

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6      416       416       150.00         150.00
   18    457-490     468    138.50-153.00     147.76

   24    502-532     512    136.50-143.50     142.32
   32    560-595     574    134.50-150.00     139.73

   45    611-639     629    130.00-141.50     135.34
   22    655-697     669    128.00-137.00     133.53

   37    711-723     721    129.25-130.25     129.41

   17    825-848     845    117.00-117.25     117.03
   12      888       888       118.25         118.25

    5      947       947       109.25         109.25

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    9    430-432     431    131.00-141.00     139.78
    3      420       420       159.00         159.00   Thin Fleshed
   13    455-492     482    132.50-145.25     140.34
   23    500-548     536    130.50-138.50     135.53
    5      510       510       142.50         142.50   Thin Fleshed
   16    555-591     572    129.50-133.00     130.62
    9    600-630     616    125.00-136.00     131.23
    3      778       778       124.00         124.00

                      Feeder Heifers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6      665       665       127.50         127.50

                 Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    9    479-492     482       151.00         151.00
   18    506-549     535    140.00-146.00     142.24
    4    555-590     580    132.50-141.00     135.80
   10    612-636     625    132.00-134.50     133.32

Source:  MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service
         Greg Onstott, 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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