Sedalia- Central Missouri Sales Company: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 04/28/2014

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Receipts:  835    Last Week:  488    Year Ago:  886
 
   Compared to last week, steers 2.00 to 4.00 higher with lighter five weight
steers selling up to 9.00 higher; heifers under 550 lbs steady to 8.00 higher;
other weights not a good comparison.  Supply moderate.  Demand good to very
good.  Cows and bulls were 19 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply,
steers and bulls were 63 percent of the run; heifers 37 percent.  Near
52 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows traded steady to
2.00 higher.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    323-340     329    251.00-279.00     270.36
   12    354-395     376    247.00-262.00     256.78

   12    405-437     431    232.00-248.00     242.71
    7      450       450       221.00         221.00

   39    502-510     504    219.00-232.00     228.79
    6      568       568       201.50         201.50   Fleshy

   15    600-620     610    197.00-200.00     199.06
    5      675       675       182.50         182.50
    3      672       672       173.00         173.00   Fleshy

   11    703-717     708    177.50-182.00     179.31
   12      709       709       175.75         175.75   Fleshy
    4    780-793     790    166.00-169.00     168.26   Fleshy

   23      843       843       167.50         167.50

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      367       367       230.00         230.00
    3      425       425       229.00         229.00
    8    483-490     484    216.00-227.00     217.38
    4    500-527     520    194.75-220.00     200.82
    4    575-595     585    199.00-203.00     200.50
   30    615-633     631    191.00-196.00     192.36
    4    705-730     724    164.50-177.00     167.54
   47    750-754     754    173.25-176.00     173.42
    3      848       848       166.00         166.00
   12      862       862       164.00         164.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   16    317-348     337    224.00-239.00     232.03
   28    355-385     378    220.00-225.00     223.51

   13    405-438     433    211.50-216.00     211.90

    6    500-519     516    195.00-199.50     198.77

   14      672       672       172.00         172.00   Fleshy

    8    718-743     734    169.50-171.00     170.05

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      390       390       216.00         216.00
    3    400-415     408    216.00-218.00     216.99
   17    463-493     479    194.50-211.00     205.21
    8    510-545     520    188.00-197.50     191.78
    4      561       561       188.50         188.50
    3      680       680       173.00         173.00
   73    753-796     794    160.25-170.25     160.77

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    325-330     328    236.00-267.00     249.85
    6    360-398     389    240.00-256.00     251.53
   10    400-445     426    221.00-243.00     232.73
   19    450-494     472    208.00-244.00     225.36
    8    500-545     524    202.00-220.00     209.94
    6    555-575     562    200.00-204.00     200.92
    6    605-610     608    183.00-193.00     186.98

Source:  MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service, 
         Richard Kramer, Market Reporter, 573-751-5618
         24 Hour Market Report 1-573-522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS766.txt
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