Boonville-Missouri Valley Commission Company

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 10/27/2015
 
Receipts:  487    Week Ago:  500    Year Ago:  662

   Compared to last week, feeder steers and heifers sold 3.00 to 4.00 higher. 
Slaughter cows steady to 2.00 lower. Several good quality small to medium sized 
consignments in town this week, including some true yearling crossbred cattle ready 
to go to work. A (very) light rain fell throughout the day across the local area, 
but not enough to do much but settle the dust. Supply light and demand moderate to 
good. Cows and bulls accounted for 27 percent of the total offering. The feeder 
supply consisted of 59 percent steers and bulls and 41 percent heifers; 29 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
    7    310-324     320    263.00-276.00     272.40
    7    363-372     368    249.00-262.00     257.38

   20    418-424     421    235.00-240.00     237.69
    8    465-488     476    230.00-231.00     230.38

    7    510-531     525       211.00         211.00
    9    552-574     569    209.00-224.00     212.23

    5      721       721       197.00         197.00

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      422       422       206.00         206.00
    5    480-488     483    218.00-222.00     219.62
    7    566-575     569    200.00-210.00     207.11

                      Feeder Steers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      648       648       201.25         201.25

                     Feeder Steers Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10      540       540       218.00         218.00
   15      609       609       199.50         199.50
    7    678-681     680    183.50-190.00     185.35
    7      769       769       181.50         181.50

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10    422-435     428    229.00-230.00     229.51
    6    469-470     469    220.00-222.00     221.33

    3      537       537       198.00         198.00
    9    582-598     592    189.50-202.50     193.24

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    470-497     482    206.00-206.50     206.22
    3      558       558       199.00         199.00
    5    655-683     672    174.50-180.00     177.86
    3      702       702       174.50         174.50

                    Feeder Heifers Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      440       440       219.00         219.00
   11      495       495       200.00         200.00
   18    590-594     593    179.00-183.50     182.75
    8    660-662     660    175.50-182.25     180.56
    8      727       727       173.50         173.50

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    9    552-560     554    189.00-192.00     189.67
    6    650-660     655    172.00-178.50     175.23

Source:  MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service,
         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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