Boonville - Missouri Valley Commission Company: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 01/27/2015

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Receipts:  1112    Week Ago:  479    Year Ago:  378 

   Compared to the last tested market two weeks ago, feeder steers and heifers 
traded 10.00 to 15.00 lower, spots 20.00 lower particularly on those weighing 
over 600 lbs. Slaughter cows 5.00 to 6.00 lower.  Lots of good cattle in town 
this week, including several strings of home raised heavy weights. Supply heavy 
and demand moderate to good at the considerably lower price levels. Cows and 
bulls accounted for 11 percent of the total offering. The feeder supply 
consisted of 65 percent steers and bulls and 35 percent heifers; 67 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
    8    416-437     424    326.00-329.00     327.84
    6      471       471       304.00         304.00

   26    517-549     535    255.00-271.00     259.11
    8    510-535     519    275.00-286.00     279.05   Fancy
   49    550-593     572    240.00-251.00     245.43

   54    604-648     624    230.00-236.00     233.09
   58    665-674     672    211.00-228.25     215.56

   72    703-704     703    212.25-220.00     218.92
   29    765-778     776    202.75-212.00     204.01

   80    812-843     819    196.10-198.50     197.26
   11      886       886       192.00         192.00

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6      499       499       291.00         291.00
    7    508-520     512    232.00-238.00     234.29
   15      598       598       234.50         234.50
    3      592       592       191.50         191.50   Fleshy
   23    661-682     673    214.00-214.50     214.21

                      Feeder Steers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   12      721       721       206.00         206.00

                     Feeder Steers Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      760       760       205.50         205.50

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    380-394     388    260.00-261.00     260.42

   13      432       432       252.00         252.00
   24    453-489     469    238.00-250.00     243.48

   19    506-541     526    231.50-236.25     233.42
   27    551-587     558    219.50-223.00     221.65

   33    616-628     625    200.00-207.00     205.22
   77    664-674     665    195.00-202.00     201.05

   27      746       746       189.50         189.50

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   17    562-598     573    199.50-212.50     205.61
    9    612-620     616    199.00-213.00     206.82
    3      658       658       200.00         200.00
    6      733       733       200.50         200.50

                      Feeder Heifers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      560       560       204.50         204.50
    3      693       693       197.00         197.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5      380       380       318.00         318.00
    4    525-542     534       232.00         232.00
    5    560-573     565    221.00-225.00     223.38
    3      603       603       185.00         185.00
   11    672-696     687    198.00-202.75     201.06

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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