Boonville - Missouri Valley Commission Company: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 09/30/2014

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Receipts:  346    Week Ago:  401    Year Ago:  410 

   Compared to last week, a very light run of feeder steers and heifers sold 
steady to firm. Slaughter cows steady to 3.00 lower. Small feeder offering this 
week as most everyone in the area is still focused on harvest. Supply light and 
demand good. Cows and bulls accounted for 19 percent of the total offering. The 
feeder supply consisted of 56 percent steers and bulls and 44 percent heifers; 
26 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
    6      352       352       316.00         316.00

    4      445       445       301.00         301.00
    5      460       460       314.00         314.00

    4    518-530     524    295.00-300.00     297.47
    7    552-587     577    270.00-280.00     272.73

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2      392       392       300.00         300.00
   11    469-487     477    259.00-283.00     275.58
   24    554-565     557    245.50-260.50     249.64
    2      628       628       260.00         260.00
   10      660       660       237.00         237.00

                Feeder Steers Medium 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2      525       525       261.00         261.00
    7      656       656       241.00         241.00
    3      762       762       233.00         233.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      392       392       286.00         286.00

    7    417-435     422    273.00-283.50     277.74
    7    461-492     474    261.00-263.50     262.39

   20    502-545     522    250.00-266.00     256.47

    8    608-614     612    235.00-240.00     236.24

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      390       390       263.00         263.00
    3      408       408       265.00         265.00
    4      476       476       250.00         250.00
    2      525       525       247.00         247.00
    9      572       572    228.00-234.00     232.67
    2      635       635       225.00         225.00
    6    668-681     677    226.00-228.00     226.66
    3      867       867       193.00         193.00
    4      986       986       187.00         187.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      352       352       289.00         289.00
    4    408-428     418    261.00-268.00     264.58
    3      500       500       286.00         286.00
    3      582       582       240.00         240.00
    2      668       668       232.00         232.00

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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