Boonville - Missouri Valley Commission Company: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 09/16/2014

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Receipts:  456    Week Ago:  551    Year Ago:  591  

   Compared to last week, feeder steers sold 3.00 to 10.00 higher and heifers 
steady. Slaughter cows steady to 2.00 higher. A handful of high quality 
consignments to build around in the feeder supply this week, but otherwise lots 
of odds and ends offered in single head lots or very small pkgs. Supply light 
and demand moderate. Cows and bulls accounted for 32 percent of the total 
offering.  The feeder supply consisted of 58 percent steers and bulls and 42 
percent heifers; 30 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
    4      334       334       330.00         330.00

    4      418       418       301.00         301.00
   14    458-490     476    291.00-300.00     294.81

   10    532-548     545    275.00-285.00     276.95
   10    557-575     569    266.00-279.00     272.71

    9    607-623     618    251.00-265.00     260.41
   18    655-698     687    235.00-242.00     239.16
    2      685       685       221.00         221.00   Fleshy

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2      462       462       280.00         280.00
    2      595       595       250.00         250.00
    3      797       797       223.00         223.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5      335       335    286.00-290.00     288.40
   10    380-393     390    275.50-284.00     277.15

    2      425       425       254.00         254.00
   14    472-498     485    249.00-260.00     254.87

    9    572-582     579    231.00-240.00     234.46

    6      649       649       256.00         256.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      432       432       267.00         267.00   Thin
    7    450-495     472    231.00-243.00     236.40
    6      574       574       238.00         238.00
    4      611       611       230.00         230.00
    3      665       665       224.00         224.00
    2      765       765       205.00         205.00
    2      810       810       190.50         190.50   Fleshy

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7      348       348       325.00         325.00
    4    370-385     378    241.00-300.00     269.91
    9    453-475     461    257.00-276.00     268.38
    2      745       745       206.00         206.00
    2      852       852       192.00         192.00

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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