Boonville - Missouri Valley Commission Company: Cattle Auction Report for 9/10/2013

Wednesday, September 11, 2013

Receipts:  544    Last Week:  796    Year Ago:  N/A

   Compared to last week, steer and heifer calves traded 2.00 to 3.00 lower with 
their heavier counterparts trending easily 3.00 to 5.00 higher. Of particular 
interest to buyers this week were 700-800 lb yearlings which saw the full 
advance, even 7.00 to 8.00 in spots, despite the recent prolonged heat wave.  
Slaughter cows steady to firm. Supply and demand moderate. Cows and bulls 
accounted for 15 percent of the total offering. The feeder supply consisted of 
58 percent steers and bulls and 42 percent heifers; 52 percent of all the feeder 
cattle weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5      348       348       205.00         205.00

    8    410-432     426    193.00-196.00     195.28
    7    480-492     489    197.00-198.00     197.72

   10    520-540     530    184.00-186.00     185.01
   10    553-565     558    174.00-183.00     179.07

   20    608-638     634    156.50-162.00     159.47
   13    676-698     682    156.50-160.25     158.86

   30    725-745     734    151.00-157.25     155.63
   14      754       754       156.50         156.50

   16    828-838     830    144.00-148.00     147.24

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   17    578-593     590    164.00-167.50     166.00
    3      663       663       150.50         150.50
    6    788-792     790    140.00-148.50     144.24
    9      902       902       140.00         140.00

                      Feeder Steers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6      642       642       160.25         160.25
    9      778       778       148.50         148.50
    4      896       896       137.50         137.50

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      358       358       162.00         162.00

    5    403-422     411    164.00-166.00     165.18

   16    502-538     524    155.00-158.50     155.87
    9      556       556       155.50         155.50

   14    617-639     632    147.00-149.50     147.85

   17      735       735       142.75         142.75
    4      756       756       140.00         140.00

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      321       321       159.00         159.00
    3      398       398       154.00         154.00
    7    420-445     431    146.00-157.00     152.13
    6      428       428       165.00         165.00   Thin
    5    462-472     468    149.00-159.00     152.95
   25    525-549     540    142.50-149.50     145.95
   13    556-595     564    148.50-150.50     149.57
    4      785       785       135.50         135.50

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      487       487       137.00         137.00

                      Feeder Heifers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6      655       655       144.50         144.50

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      397       397       176.00         176.00
    5    450-462     457    173.00-185.00     177.72
    3      718       718       132.50         132.50

Source:  MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service,
         Tracey Thompson, 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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