Boonville - Missouri Valley Commission Comapy: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 09/02/2014

Wednesday, September 3, 2014

Receipts:  170    Week Ago:  N/A    Year Ago:  796  

   Not enough feeder cattle on hand to test the market. Slaughter cows 
(compared to two weeks ago) steady to 2.00 higher. Receipts were 
curtailed after storms moved through the area, with many reports of 4-6 
inches of rain overnight. Cows and bulls accounted for 40 percent of the 
total offering.  The feeder supply consisted of 60 percent steers and 
bulls and 40 percent heifers; 40 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
    2      310       310       312.00         312.00
    4      350       350       314.00         314.00
    9      518       518    275.00-277.00     276.33
    6      692       692       230.00         230.00
    5      747       747       223.00         223.00

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5      548       548       258.00         258.00
    2      655       655       221.00         221.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      368       368       279.00         279.00
    2      458       458       245.00         245.00
    4    532-538     535    226.00-232.00     228.98
    4      578       578       226.00         226.00
    3      638       638       211.00         211.00
    7    682-686     685    208.00-210.50     209.79

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2      718       718       200.00         200.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      554       554       241.00         241.00

Source:  MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service, Boonville, MO 
         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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