Sedalia - Central Missouri Sales Company: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 12/15/2014

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Receipts:  500    Week Ago:  528    Year Ago:  1280
 
   Compared to last week, steers 600-800 lbs near 6.00 lower; heifers 500-
550 lbs steady to 2.00 higher; other steers and heifers had a lower
undertone.  Supply light to moderate with numerous bull calves in the run.
Demand moderate to good.  Cows and bulls were 18 percent of receipts.  In
the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 56 percent of the run; heifers
44 percent.  Near 40 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      400       400       324.00         324.00
    3      495       495       277.00         277.00

   15    613-645     631    238.00-252.00     242.20

   14    750-762     761    220.00-227.00     226.51
    3      758       758       216.00         216.00   Fleshy

    5      834       834       218.00         218.00

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    343-345     344    315.00-316.00     315.75
    3    350-385     362    292.00-321.00     310.71
    5    453-473     461    273.00-274.00     273.41
    4    510-538     531    265.00-268.00     267.28
    4    570-575     574    239.00-252.00     242.23
    3      630       630       245.00         245.00
    3      680       680       220.00         220.00
    4      771       771       218.00         218.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    320-335     326    281.00-298.00     291.74
    2    350-370     360    279.00-294.00     286.71

    5    405-413     408    264.00-279.00     272.53

   30    500-535     516    249.00-262.75     258.54
    5    550-580     570    215.00-236.00     229.41

   16    615-642     629    208.00-216.75     213.43
    3      660       660       215.00         215.00
    3      653       653       208.00         208.00   Full

   12      700       700       200.00         200.00   Fleshy
    8    757-783     767    194.00-204.00     200.17

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    9    309-345     323    270.00-284.00     277.52
    6    350-393     384    264.50-273.00     266.15
    4      435       435    248.00-274.00     254.50
    9    453-486     472    242.00-250.00     244.32
    3      475       475       240.00         240.00   Fleshy
    6    510-530     520    240.00-253.00     246.38
    3      565       565       230.00         230.00
    3      625       625       208.00         208.00
    3    650-655     652    205.00-212.00     208.32

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    317-338     328    316.00-335.00     325.80
    4    385-390     386    320.00-330.00     327.48
   10    400-425     415    291.00-322.00     306.28
   14    450-485     462    265.00-290.00     277.17
   13    515-538     532    244.00-260.00     250.38
   22    550-594     580    216.50-241.00     223.65
   15    600-627     610    210.00-229.00     222.72
   15    705-749     729    196.00-218.00     205.56

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