Boonville- Missouri Valley Commission Company

Wednesday, March 30, 2016

Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 03/29/2016
 
Receipts:  461    Week Ago:  568    Year Ago:  409
 
   Compared to last week, feeder steers and heifers sold unevenly steady
on a light test. Demand moderate to good. Supply light to moderate. 
The feeder offering consisted of near 60 percent steers and bulls, 
near 40 percent heifers, and 26 percent of the total feeder offering 
was over 600 lbs. Cows and bulls around 26 percent of the total offering. 
Slaughter cows steady to 1.00 higher.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8    385-388     388    201.00-209.00     208.01

   12    405-442     421    198.00-209.00     205.26
    8      422       422       177.00         177.00   Fleshy
   16    450-485     465    190.50-204.00     193.79
   13      497       497       180.50         180.50   Fleshy

    7    502-522     511    189.00-194.50     191.88
   16      508       508       155.00         155.00   Fleshy
    7    558-567     562    181.50-190.50     186.61
    8      589       589       170.00         170.00   Fleshy

   15    700-749     739    142.00-152.50     150.21
    4    750-772     762    150.50-153.50     152.14

    4      900       900       136.25         136.25

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      463       463       178.00         178.00
    4      585       585       173.50         173.50

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    380-395     388    180.00-185.00     182.45

   10    405-437     421    170.00-178.00     173.69
    4      459       459       171.00         171.00

   14    505-539     533    150.00-162.00     154.30
    4    500-542     528    135.00-140.50     136.81   Fleshy
    9    558-594     577    155.00-160.00     156.40

   10    610-640     627    145.00-155.00     152.07
    4    630-649     640    130.50-135.25     133.03   Fleshy
   12    650-695     673    135.50-144.50     140.24

    3      788       788       136.50         136.50


               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8    358-398     373    168.00-178.00     172.00
    9    400-438     417    166.00-170.00     167.24

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6      578       578       182.00         182.00
    5    620-640     627    161.00-168.00     163.83
    3      717       717       135.50         135.50

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