Boonville - Missouri Valley Commission Company: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 03/18/2014

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

Receipts:  583    Last Week:  945    Year Ago:  1250
 
Compared to last week, feeder steers under 500 lbs 7.00 to 10.00 
higher, over 550 lbs mostly steady and feeder heifers under 550 lbs 
7.00 to 12.00 higher, over 550 lbs mostly steady. Demand very good. 
Supply light. Feeder offerings around 44 percent steers and bulls and
56 percent heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs around 31 percent. Cows 
around 32 percent. Slaughter cows mostly steady.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    352-365     356    242.00-249.00     246.61

    6    415-445     429    237.00-244.00     240.55
    6    485-498     494    230.00-237.00     232.58

   12    511-536     521    229.00-231.50     230.43
    4      581       581       201.00         201.00

   10      604       604       207.50         207.50
    4    670-692     686    170.50-175.50     171.72

    4      744       744       167.50         167.50

    4    828-832     830    152.00-161.25     156.61

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    458-462     460    223.00-228.00     225.99
    9    518-527     523    196.00-210.00     205.38
    3      553       553       209.00         209.00
    5    608-640     617    175.50-190.00     182.57

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10    305-330     314    224.00-226.00     224.98
   11    358-390     372    220.00-228.00     225.95
    3      398       398       237.00         237.00   Thin Fleshed

    5    418-425     422    215.00-218.00     216.99
    5      414       414       236.00         236.00   Thin Fleshed
   27    465-496     490    199.50-206.00     200.78

   14    508-542     520    180.00-195.00     188.20
    5      586       586       186.00         186.00

    9    600-624     616    173.50-176.50     174.37
    5      669       669       165.50         165.50

    4      706       706       161.50         161.50
    7      794       794       152.00         152.00
    5      882       882       156.00         156.00

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5      490       490    200.00-203.00     201.20
    3    560-582     575    160.50-173.00     164.56
   11    600-618     611    160.00-176.50     170.61
    3      815       815       135.00         135.00

                 Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8    317-338     330    229.00-242.00     233.68
    4      390       390    231.00-236.00     232.25
    3      413       413       233.00         233.00
    3    485-490     487    198.00-209.00     205.35
    3    552-565     556    194.00-195.00     194.66
    3      603       603       182.00         182.00

                      Feeder Bulls Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      918       918       149.50         149.50

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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