Boonville - Missouri Valley Commission Company: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 03/24/2015

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Receipts:  1052    Week Ago:  727    Year Ago:  594
 
   On comparable sales to last week steers over 600 lbs 15.00 to 23.00 
higher, heifers steady to 2.00 higher. Today’s auction featured good 
quality, long time weaned yearlings with health programs. Feeder 
offerings around 65 percent steers and bulls and 35 percent 
heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs around 81 percent. Demand very 
good. Supply moderate. Cows around 11 percent. Slaughter cows 
mostly steady.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8    365-370     366    311.00-340.00     330.35

    4    400-445     432    290.00-310.00     297.63
    6    485-498     496    287.00-304.00     289.77

    8    560-585     576    261.00-267.00     263.19

   33    613-644     629    251.00-263.00     259.48
   35    667-695     685    247.00-262.50     252.24

  123    719-747     736    230.00-244.00     239.54
   39    754-786     769    224.00-233.50     228.47

   35    816-849     830    192.25-210.00     201.78
   12    872-882     880    188.25-189.25     188.50

    4      902       902       180.00         180.00

    5     1059      1059       174.00         174.00

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      462       462       301.00         301.00
   12    510-520     514    261.00-276.00     265.17
   13      566       566       251.00         251.00
   39    600-640     620    222.00-238.25     234.36
   13    680-698     690    224.00-235.00     230.63
   39    700-748     709    215.00-233.00     226.34
    3      752       752       227.00         227.00

                      Feeder Steers Medium 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      655       655       213.50         213.50   Fleshy

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    350-365     355    295.00-324.00     310.44

    7    455-480     464    261.00-292.00     273.69
   10    566-598     572    230.00-239.00     237.12

   22    607-618     610    224.75-236.50     228.36
   57    683-694     684    224.50-225.00     224.56

   25    702-717     704    215.00-221.00     220.27
   27    764-768     767    206.00-210.00     207.18

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    452-498     483    240.00-246.00     244.13
   21    500-524     517    222.50-230.00     226.35
   10    565-584     578    225.50-230.00     226.82
   14    616-624     622    219.25-220.00     219.46
    8      695       695       219.00         219.00
   18    710-734     730    207.00-213.50     212.22

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      470       470       221.00         221.00

                     Feeder Heifers Medium 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      568       568       201.00         201.00   Fleshy

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      852       852       173.50         173.50

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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