Boonville - Missouri Valley Commission Company

Wednesday, June 1, 2016

Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 05/31/2016
 
Receipts:  248    Week Ago:  460    Year Ago:  480

   Not enough feeder cattle on offer to test the market. Slaughter cows 
steady to 1.00 higher. Very light post-holiday run with a Feeder Special 
planned for next week. Supply light and demand moderate. Cows and bulls 
accounted for 52 percent of the total offering. The feeder supply 
consisted of 53 percent steers and Holstein steers and 47 percent heifers; 
just 05 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
    4      320       320       209.00         209.00
    3      357       357       208.00         208.00

    7    475-499     492    180.00-181.00     180.28

    4      579       579       165.50         165.50

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5      417       417       176.00         176.00
    4      511       511       172.50         172.50   Thin

                  Feeder Holstein Steers Large 3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      294       294       119.00         119.00
    3      368       368       113.00         113.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      428       428       164.00         164.00
    6    485-490     487    150.00-154.50     152.99

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      472       472       141.00         141.00
    4    525-548     536    145.50-150.00     147.80
    3      605       605       145.50         145.50   Thin

                    Feeder Heifers Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      380       380       159.50         159.50
    3      497       497       150.50         150.50
    3      555       555       140.00         140.00

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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