Sedalia - Central Missouri Sales Company

Tuesday, December 8, 2015

Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 12/07/2015
 
Receipts:  1007     Week Ago:  1020    Year Ago:  528
 
   Compared to last week, feeder steers and heifers traded 
5.00 to 10.00 lower on comparable sales. The majority of the 
offering was traded in single lots, with a few packages. Producers 
are trying to decide whether to sell now or wait until after 
the new year with hopes that the market will come back. Demand 
moderate, supply moderate. Near 57 percent steers and bulls, 
43 percent heifers, and 30 percent feeders over 600 lbs. 
Cows and bulls around 20 percent. Slaughter cows 5.00 lower.


                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    323-336     331    196.00-208.00     202.91
    5    355-395     367    198.00-209.00     204.38

    8    410-448     431    180.00-194.00     186.34
   17    458-484     471    170.50-185.00     179.49
    9      453       453    192.00-196.50     195.00   Fancy

   29    505-530     516    174.00-187.50     183.35
   65    553-592     580    160.00-170.50     165.68
    4      556       556       146.00         146.00   Fleshy

   31    601-628     612    155.00-164.00     160.29
   22    652-688     667    152.00-160.00     157.64
    6    675-695     682    145.00-148.00     146.00   Fleshy

   13    702-726     720    136.00-148.00     141.94
   14    764-780     766    145.00-152.00     145.72

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    373-380     375    165.00-171.00     168.98
    4    460-490     468    156.00-158.00     156.52
    4      529       529       152.00         152.00

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    555-595     568    137.00-138.00     137.65

                      Feeder Steers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7      524       524       170.00         170.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5      329       329       167.00         167.00

   24    408-445     422    161.00-175.00     166.52
   39    450-496     484    150.00-161.00     154.73

   48    500-548     536    140.00-155.00     145.81
   35    553-590     572    137.00-147.75     144.03

   20    615-645     632    134.00-145.00     137.92
   17    653-691     671    132.00-138.75     136.37

    7    713-730     724    130.00-138.00     134.55
    3      723       723       146.00         146.00   Fancy
    6    760-770     762    134.00-138.00     134.67

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10      411       411       166.00         166.00
    8    450-473     464    142.00-148.00     147.27
    6    560-590     577    128.00-138.00     131.99
    5    600-648     621    122.00-128.00     125.11

                 Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    405-445     416    181.00-189.00     182.99

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    375-390     382    161.00-171.00     167.39
    8    413-440     422    157.00-172.00     164.58
    7      492       492       166.00         166.00
   13    560-567     562       152.00         152.00
    7    603-630     613    128.00-134.00     130.57
    9    657-695     678    126.00-133.00     129.11

Source:  MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service, Sedalia, MO
         Caroline Carter/Dan Trickey, Market Reporter, 573-751-5618
         24 Hour Market Report 1-573-522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS766.txt
 
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