Boonville- Missouri Valley Commission Company: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 10/22/2013

Wednesday, October 23, 2013

Receipts:  400    Last Week:  602    Year Ago:  616
 
Compared to last week, feeder steers and heifers were steady to weak.
Few comparable sales with last week as the weight composition of 
the offering was quite different. Supply was light to moderate and 
demand was good. Of the total receipts 28 percent were cows and 
bulls, with several nice cow-calf pairs, but few replacement cows 
ahead of next week's Special Cow Sale.  Of the feeder supply 50 
percent were steers and bulls and 50 percent were heifers; 27 percent
of the cattle were over 600 lbs. 

***Scheduling Note: Sale schedule for Tuesday, October 29, 2013 will 
be, Slaughter/Weigh Cows at 10:30am, Feeder Cattle at 12:30pm, and the 
Special Cow Sale, featuring several consignments of bred cows and pairs 
will be at 6:30pm.***

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   11    405-416     414    196.00-200.00     199.29
    3      490       490       180.00         180.00

   15    518-548     531    175.00-179.50     176.41
   13    565-592     579    167.00-176.50     170.66

    7      695       695       159.50         159.50

    9    717-739     727    162.50-163.50     163.05

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    473-480     476    160.50-167.00     163.80

                    Feeder Steers Medium 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5      772       772       153.75         153.75

                  Feeder Holstein Steers Large 3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7      497       497       106.00         106.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   17    478-486     484    162.50-165.50     164.79

   15    533-549     539    165.00-168.00     166.73
    7    585-592     588    155.50-158.00     156.92

   10    601-648     633    147.00-155.50     150.85

    7    710-725     714    145.50-148.50     147.63

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10    353-390     364    161.00-168.00     164.98
   13    410-449     431    160.50-167.50     164.48
    3      495       495       154.50         154.50
    6      510       510    149.00-153.50     151.25
    3      750       750       143.50         143.50

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6      700       700    124.50-125.50     125.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      478       478       167.00         167.00
    6    538-549     544    154.53-160.50     157.48
    6    565-575     570    147.50-148.00     147.75
    5      615       615       150.00         150.00

Source:  MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service
         Sarah Wilkinson, 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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