Boonville - Missouri Valley Commission Company: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 01/06/2015

Wednesday, January 7, 2015

Receipts:  373    Week Ago:  0    Year Ago:  0 

   No recent price comparison as the last sale was held three weeks ago; 
however, feeder cattle sold with a sharply higher undertone to start the new 
year. Slaughter cows steady to 2.00 lower. Supply light and demand moderate. 
Cows and bulls accounted for 41 percent of the total offering. The feeder supply 
consisted of 65 percent steers and bulls and 35 percent heifers; 39 percent of 
all the feeder cattle weighed over 600 lbs.  

   ***Scheduling Note:  Missouri Valley Commission Company has a Feeder Special 
scheduled for next week, expecting over 1000 head.***

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2      332       332       321.00         321.00
    4    360-370     365    311.00-318.00     314.45

    2      515       515       273.00         273.00
   11    551-574     559    260.00-265.00     263.13

    6    638-646     643    234.00-241.00     238.69

    9      707       707       219.00         219.00

    2      817       817       211.50         211.50

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2      405       405       286.50         286.50
    2      470       470       272.00         272.00
    3      778       778       210.00         210.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8      496       496       249.00         249.00   Fleshy

    2      552       552       242.00         242.00

   10    615-618     617    221.00-233.00     229.19

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    365-380     373    274.00-281.00     277.35
    2      485       485       253.00         253.00
    7    550-599     585    230.00-232.00     231.46
    3      637       637       210.00         210.00
    4    672-685     678    210.50-213.50     211.99

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    312-335     324    317.00-326.00     321.34
    2      432       432       259.00         259.00
    2      470       470       265.00         265.00
   11    508-549     538    251.00-252.00     251.26
    4    562-568     565    231.00-232.00     231.50
    8    650-658     656       219.00         219.00
    2      705       705       206.00         206.00

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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