Boonville - Missouri Valley Commission Company: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 03/31/2015

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

Receipts:  409    Week Ago:  1052    Year Ago:  570
 
   Compared to last week, steer calves 5.00 to 13.00 higher, heifer 
calves mostly steady and no good test on yearling steers and heifers.
Demand good. Supply light. Feeder offerings around 55 percent steers 
and bulls and 45 percent heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs around 30 
percent. Cows around 25 percent. Slaughter cows steady to 1.00 
higher.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   15    413-448     441    316.00-323.00     317.41
    5    475-482     479    284.00-301.00     290.74

    6    500-516     511       286.00         286.00
   16    568-594     584    250.00-259.00     255.72
    3      560       560       231.00         231.00   Fleshy

    9      673       673       236.00         236.00

    2      702       702       237.00         237.00
    7    778-798     789    204.00-210.00     206.53

    2      845       845       190.50         190.50

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      540       540       251.00         251.00
    2      635       635       221.00         221.00
    6    688-692     691    210.00-220.00     213.49
    4      741       741       216.00         216.00

                      Feeder Steers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      438       438       300.00         300.00
    3      462       462       270.00         270.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    320-343     335    307.00-316.00     309.93
    7    357-370     359    305.00-321.00     318.64

   21    405-435     419    275.00-313.00     301.28

    6    574-598     582    220.50-221.50     220.84

    7      629       629       212.50         212.50   Calves
    8    660-688     678    210.50-218.50     213.42

    6    700-719     713    193.00-202.50     199.39   Calves

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2      338       338       299.00         299.00
    5      441       441       278.00         278.00
    2      468       468       247.00         247.00
    6    508-535     526    230.50-231.00     230.66
    5      581       581       224.00         224.00
    2      675       675       195.00         195.00

                      Feeder Heifers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      496       496       242.00         242.00

                    Feeder Heifers Medium 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2      305       305       241.00         241.00
    4      398       398       221.00         221.00

                 Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    318-345     323    319.00-329.00     325.90
    2      432       432       290.00         290.00
    5    473-490     477    266.00-292.00     286.06
    3      550       550       250.50         250.50

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2      400       400       282.00         282.00
    2      472       472       269.00         269.00
    4      716       716       200.25         200.25
    2      752       752       186.00         186.00

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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