Boonville - Missouri Valley Commission Company: Cattle Auction Report for 01/21/14

Wednesday, January 22, 2014

Receipts:  1323    Week Ago:  1301    Year Ago:  833

   Compared to last week, feeder steers under 600 lbs traded steady to 2.00 
lower, heavier steers steady to 3.00 higher. Feeder heifers sold 5.00 to 6.00 
higher, spots 7.00 to 10.00 higher on calves under 600 lbs. Slaughter cows 
steady to 2.00 lower. Producers took advantage of the warmer temperatures Sunday 
and Monday to gather and haul cattle before bitterly cold temperatures and wind 
chill returned overnight. Several loads and part loads included in this week’s 
feeder offering. Supply heavy and demand good. Cows and bulls accounted for 9 
percent of the total offering. The feeder supply consisted of 56 percent steers 
and bulls and 44 percent heifers; 43 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
   20    457-494     481    211.00-212.50     211.50
    6      480       480       201.00         201.00   Fleshy

   38    501-547     528    191.00-201.00     193.34
   29    555-591     570    185.50-193.50     189.76

   16    618-637     633    182.00-182.50     182.16
   15    654-668     661    172.50-182.50     178.06

   38    702-737     729    168.50-174.25     172.81

   12      860       860       160.00         160.00

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    321-325     323    231.00-239.00     235.02
    7    355-395     372    218.00-224.00     221.27
   38    405-445     442    200.00-210.00     202.47
  146    551-592     552    182.50-188.50     188.28
    8    602-632     610    171.00-181.00     175.45
  116      660       660       170.00         170.00
    3      737       737       160.00         160.00
   38    750-775     753    159.00-160.00     159.89

                    Feeder Steers Medium 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8      465       465       179.50         179.50
    3      557       557       162.50         162.50

                      Feeder Steers Medium 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    520-528     523    151.00-171.00     159.07

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    380-392     387    197.00-211.00     202.50

    6    410-432     422    189.00-195.00     191.69
    5    460-465     462    194.50-197.00     195.99

    7    534-542     537    171.50-175.00     173.49
   27    552-583     571    170.00-176.00     173.86

   18    628-647     644    160.00-161.00     160.11
    3      603       603       150.50         150.50   Fleshy
   11      651       651       166.00         166.00

   27    702-747     744    155.00-157.85     157.65
   17    790-795     794    154.75-155.50     155.32

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   46    439-442     439    181.00-185.00     184.74
   13    462-487     474    176.00-189.00     179.68
  130    500-545     541    161.00-172.00     171.33
   14    573-595     587    150.50-161.00     154.39
   78    630-649     649    155.50-160.25     160.13
    3      652       652       150.50         150.50
    5    722-748     732    141.00-143.00     141.82   Fleshy
   13      757       757       156.75         156.75
    3      820       820       145.00         145.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      529       529       176.00         176.00
    6    562-575     571    170.50-175.00     173.52

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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