Boonville - Missouri Valley Commission Company: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 03/17/2015

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Receipts:  727    Week Ago:  677    Year Ago:  583
 
   On comparable sales to last week, steers and heifers mostly steady. 
Demand good. Supply light to moderate. Feeder offerings around 54 
percent steers and bulls and 56 percent heifers. Offerings over 600 
lbs around 41 percent. Cows around 41 percent. Slaughter cows 2.00 to
6.00 lower.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    455-470     461    301.00-337.00     321.28

   13    612-648     625    231.00-240.00     236.51

   15    703-725     706    206.00-226.00     224.01
    8    755-766     763    205.00-214.00     207.23

    3      812       812       199.00         199.00

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    502-529     520    261.00-273.00     264.86

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    370-395     388    304.00-317.00     309.60

   17    400-428     416    301.00-317.00     311.55
    3      450       450       304.00         304.00

    7    532-548     538    240.00-244.00     241.71
    5      552       552       240.00         240.00

   17    602-638     616    215.50-229.00     224.17

    3      908       908       184.50         184.50

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      433       433       291.00         291.00
    9    500-542     527    212.00-231.00     218.58
   12    560-567     565    240.00-241.00     240.75

                    Feeder Heifers Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5      541       541       237.00         237.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      378       378       322.00         322.00
    5    428-435     432    314.00-315.00     314.60
    4    470-493     487    271.00-298.00     277.51
    6    515-548     532    270.00-272.00     270.97
   17    550-586     576    219.50-251.00     226.56
    5    600-635     623    200.00-219.00     211.98
    5    665-698     691    197.00-203.00     198.15
    5    725-742     734    189.00-193.00     190.78

                      Feeder Bulls Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      643       643       215.00         215.00

Source:  MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service, Boonville, MO
         Brian K. Fleischmann, 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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