Sedalia - Central Missouri Sales Company

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 02/27/2017
 
Receipts:  378    Week Ago:  654    Year Ago:  760
    
   Compared to last week, a very light test of steers sold steady to firm,
while a light test of heifer calves sold with a higher undertone and yearling
heifers sold with a steady undertone. Mostly smaller packages with a high
percentage of bulls offered. Demand was moderate with a light supply. The
feeder offering was made up of near 17 percent steers, 40 percent bulls,
and 43 percent heifers and 35 percent over 600 lbs. Cows and bulls totaled
17 percent of the offering. Slaughter cows sold steady. 


                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    458-485     472    168.50-171.50     170.04

    7    503-530     519    157.00-163.00     161.84

    7    600-624     614    143.50-147.00     144.97
    4    680-690     688    132.00-134.00     133.51

    3    740-743     742       124.00         124.00

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2      648       648       133.50         133.50

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      370       370       159.00         159.00

   12    456-483     469    137.00-148.50     145.29

   14    503-545     522    128.00-143.00     135.16
   13    555-582     565    122.00-129.50     126.32
    3      585       585       120.00         120.00   Fleshy

    8    605-643     621    120.00-122.25     121.35
    2      635       635       118.00         118.00   Calves

    4    700-728     714    116.00-118.00     117.02

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    455-483     474    132.00-144.00     140.16
    2      565       565       125.50         125.50
    2      648       648       116.00         116.00

                    Feeder Heifers Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      479       479       145.50         145.50   Thin Fleshed

                 Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    325-335     328    176.00-180.00     177.36
    8    360-399     390    169.00-179.50     176.26
    7    423-435     428    171.50-172.00     171.72
    2      495       495       156.00         156.00
   13    508-520     515    148.50-153.50     149.87
    3      540       540       139.00         139.00   Fleshy
    2      580       580       128.00         128.00
    7    613-625     619    123.00-129.50     126.56
    7    650-679     667    121.00-125.00     123.61
    6    718-737     728    117.50-119.00     118.34
    4      815       815       114.50         114.50
    3      898       898        99.00          99.00

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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