Boonville - Missouri Valley Commission Company

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 01/26/2016
 
Receipts:  692    Week Ago:  256    Year Ago:  1086  

   Compared to the last tested market two weeks ago, feeder steers and heifers 
traded steady to 3.00 lower. Slaughter cows steady to 2.00 higher. Several 
reputation consignments in town this week, providing some outstanding quality 
cattle in medium sized drafts for buyers to build around. Supply moderate and 
demand moderate to good. Cows and bulls accounted for 11 percent of the total 
offering. The feeder supply consisted of 66 percent steers and 33 percent heifers; 
61 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    358-365     362    228.00-230.00     228.79

    5    412-427     421    210.00-217.00     212.74

   15    532-538     533    190.25-191.00     190.35
   11    559-595     576    167.50-175.00     173.67

   52    602-644     625    160.00-170.50     165.96
   65    662-694     687    157.00-164.00     162.67

   18    708-742     723    156.50-160.00     159.19
   29    758-763     761    154.00-157.00     155.34

    5      826       826       145.50         145.50
    6      882       882       143.00         143.00

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      382       382       212.00         212.00
   14    433-444     440    191.00-201.00     194.51
   16    462-495     475    193.00-201.00     197.85
   11    523-538     530    176.50-182.25     179.60
    5    625-632     629    156.50-165.50     161.92

                     Feeder Steers Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      486       486       172.25         172.25
    5      587       587       158.50         158.50

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   12    437-439     438    175.50-178.00     176.12
    4      490       490       160.00         160.00

   20    520-546     532    160.00-167.50     164.91
   22    566-576     571    154.50-160.00     158.04

   34    618-645     638    145.00-154.50     151.09
   13    658-686     673    141.00-144.00     142.44

    5      743       743       138.75         138.75
    9    780-786     784    134.75-137.00     135.50

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      390       390       186.00         186.00
    4      481       481       151.00         151.00
    7    634-640     637    138.50-143.00     140.44

                    Feeder Heifers Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      501       501       152.00         152.00

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