Boonville-Missouri Valley Commission Company: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 05/20/2014

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

Receipts:  859    Week Ago:  344    Year Ago:  N/A

   Compared to last week, feeder steers under 600 lbs sold 3.00 to 10.00 higher 
and heifers under 600 lbs 2.00 to 4.00 higher; heavier weights not tested. 
Slaughter cows steady to 1.00 higher. Supply and demand moderate. Cows and bulls 
accounted for 55 percent of the total offering.  The feeder supply consisted of 
55 percent steers and bulls and 45 percent heifers; 17 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
   19    401-448     414    241.00-250.00     245.66
   23    450-495     472    229.00-245.00     241.11

   18    518-546     536    225.50-230.50     229.02
   11      552       552    215.00-220.00     218.64

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   11    467-492     480    220.50-226.00     221.96
    9      494       494       235.00         235.00   Thin
    4    525-540     532    223.00-224.00     223.49
   11    562-592     575    205.50-211.00     209.79
    9    608-641     634    189.50-196.00     190.89
    4      761       761       185.00         185.00

                     Feeder Steers Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    9      696       696       190.50         190.50

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   11    418-449     429    219.00-226.50     223.65
   30    471-494     484    209.50-218.00     215.24

    8    506-542     524    200.50-205.50     202.91
    4      578       578       192.50         192.50

    9    603-618     613    189.00-190.50     190.01

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5      299       299       220.00         220.00
    3      362       362       221.00         221.00
   14    407-414     411    215.00-216.00     215.65
    5    472-480     477       201.00         201.00
    6    528-545     538    186.00-189.00     187.51
    3      590       590       195.00         195.00
    6    712-738     721    172.50-174.00     173.01
    6    820-840     830    166.50-169.50     167.98

                    Feeder Heifers Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    9      541       541       196.00         196.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    410-423     418    221.00-240.00     228.46
    6      458       458       238.00         238.00
    3      565       565       200.00         200.00
    3      637       637       183.00         183.00

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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