Boonville- Missouri Valley Commission Company: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 04/22/2014

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Receipts:  659    Last Week:  333    Year Ago:  1192
 
   Compared to last week, few comparisons could be made. This week's 
supply was moderate and demand was good. The buyers in the crowd 
showed obvious favor to the black-hided, yearling cattle in optimal 
flesh condition, although all lots were readily sold. Cows and 
bulls were steady to 5.00 higher and made up 12 percent of the 
receipts. Of the feeder offering 55 percent steers, 45 percent 
heifers. 53 percent of the feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   23    406-449     428    229.00-235.00     231.70
    4      490       490       221.00         221.00

    7    504-512     507    217.00-219.00     218.14

   24      619       619       206.25         206.25
   12      654       654       195.50         195.50

   26      722       722       189.25         189.25

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    392-398     396       221.00         221.00
    4      467       467       190.50         190.50
   34    515-549     538    200.00-212.50     209.44
    5      543       543       190.50         190.50   Fleshy
   13    567-596     585    195.50-206.50     199.70
    6      555       555       190.00         190.00   Fleshy
    9    607-642     619    194.00-198.00     195.38
   23    665-694     683    178.50-185.25     182.80
    3      750       750       167.50         167.50
   24      816       816       169.25         169.25
    7      879       879       152.50         152.50

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      495       495       193.00         193.00

   19      500       500       203.25         203.25
   14      550       550       196.75         196.75

   46    600-638     621    179.00-184.75     182.61
   25      651       651       187.50         187.50

   31    704-716     708    174.50-174.75     174.67

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   12    402-425     415    185.50-204.00     192.96
   13    452-470     466    185.50-190.00     186.51
    7      489       489       171.00         171.00   Fleshy
   11    512-527     523    180.00-187.00     185.13
    3      628       628       165.50         165.50
    3      685       685       178.50         178.50

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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