Boonville - Missouri Valley Commission Company

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 09/15/2015
 
Receipts:  320    Week Ago:  377    Year Ago:  456    

   Compared to last week, feeder steers and heifers sold steady to 2.00 lower. 
Slaughter cows steady to 2.00 lower. Several bred cows on offer, of all ages and 
stages, and some nice running age fall pairs as well. Supply and demand 
moderate. Cows and bulls accounted for 42 percent of the total offering. The 
feeder supply consisted of 52 percent steers and bulls and 48 percent heifers; 
36 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
    5    418-420     419    252.00-255.00     253.80

    5      509       509       235.00         235.00

    8    602-642     617    218.00-222.00     220.44
    6      651       651       217.00         217.00

    2      700       700       210.00         210.00

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2      498       498       240.50         240.50
    5    523-530     526    220.00-235.00     228.95
    2      805       805       185.00         185.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2      462       462       226.00         226.00

   11    521-525     522    200.00-205.00     204.09
    4      574       574       195.00         195.00

    7      631       631       198.50         198.50

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2      365       365       230.00         230.00
    6    411-428     417    211.00-217.00     214.95
    2      452       452       201.00         201.00
    3      520       520       193.50         193.50

                     Feeder Heifers Medium 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      687       687       180.00         180.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2      415       415       229.00         229.00
    4    518-530     524    181.00-223.00     201.76
    2      650       650       187.50         187.50

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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