Sedalia - Central Missouri Sales Company

Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 02/22/2016
 
Receipts:  1034    Week Ago:  657    Year Ago:  551
 
   Compared to last week, steers under 550 lbs sold mostly steady; 550-600
lbs 10.00 to 13.00 higher; 600-750 lbs 3.00-4.00 higher; 750-800 lbs
3.00 lower. A two load lot of 833 lb steers sold along with some other nice 
packages of eight weight steers but no comparable sales for a price trend.    
Heifer calves weighing 400-450 lbs sold 8.00 to 12.00 higher; 500-650 lbs
mostly steady to 2.00 higher; heavier weights had a firm undertone. There
has been a good demand the past couple weeks for 400-500 lb heifers suitable
for grazing. Demand moderate to good with a moderate to heavy supply. Near
78 percent steers and bulls, and 22 percent heifers with 66 percent over 600
lbs. Cows and bulls were 8 percent of the offering. Slaughter cows had a
steady undertone.
   
  


               Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   4    365-370     368       215.00         215.00

   9    405-445     427    197.00-220.00     203.40
   4      463       463       190.00         190.00

  18    520-547     539    189.00-194.00     191.82
  37    573-597     582    177.00-190.00     185.57

  33    604-620     614    168.00-179.75     175.52
  21    668-679     672    163.00-168.00     165.70

 111    704-749     715    153.50-165.00     162.12
  
 217    804-841     831    144.00-149.10     147.88
  18    857-892     874    138.00-145.00     141.43

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   3      507       507       172.50         172.50
   5      714       714       153.00         153.00
  10      753       753       149.00         149.00

                    Feeder Steers Large 1
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   3      712       712       163.00         163.00

                 Feeder Steers Medium 1
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   3      698       698       159.00         159.00

                 Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1


Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   3      283       283       209.00         209.00

  13    359-388     367    186.00-204.00     197.21

  37    400-442     423    176.00-192.00     187.85
   3      493       493       170.00         170.00
 
  16    510-538     522    167.00-170.50     168.70
  32    551-590     567    153.00-159.50     157.10

  13    605-626     619    147.00-149.00     148.45
  26    657-692     680    146.35-148.00     146.89

   3      705       705       145.50         145.50

   6    822-838     830    126.00-128.00     126.99

              Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   4      430       430    170.00-180.00     175.00
   4      475       475       182.00         182.00
   4      591       591       150.00         150.00

              Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   3      550       550       130.00         130.00

              Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   3      347       347       225.00         225.00
   9    362-368     366    212.00-225.00     219.03
  19    400-449     423    193.50-206.00     198.97
   5      461       461       199.00         199.00
   9    515-548     535    182.00-189.00     183.90
  10    578-591     587    151.00-160.00     157.73
   7      715       715       138.50         138.50

                    Feeder Bulls Large 1
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   4      609       609       160.50         160.50

                    Feeder Bulls Medium 1
Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   3      458       458       181.00         181.00

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