Boonville - Missouri Valley Commission Company

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 08/25/2015
 
Receipts:  212    Week Ago:  219    Year Ago:  N/A

   Not enough feeder cattle on offer to test the market. Slaughter cows steady 
to 2.00 lower. Supply light and demand moderate to light. Cows and bulls 
accounted for 35 percent of the total offering. The feeder supply consisted of 
42 percent steers and 58 percent heifers; 42 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
    2      305       305       281.00         281.00

    2      420       420       271.00         271.00

    2      565       565       240.50         240.50

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2      572       572       230.00         230.00
    4      614       614       227.00         227.00
    3      733       733       208.00         208.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    312-332     320    250.00-267.00     259.94
    4      392       392       249.50         249.50

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2      392       392       244.00         244.00
    4    478-492     485    205.50-215.00     210.32
    3      538       538       213.50         213.50
    4      612       612       206.50         206.50
    4      668       668       197.00         197.00
    2      730       730       187.50         187.50

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2      382       382       200.00         200.00
    3      432       432       201.00         201.00
    2      512       512       172.00         172.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2      440       440       241.00         241.00
    4      620       620       221.00         221.00
    2      670       670       195.50         195.50
    2      835       835       164.50         164.50

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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