Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 03/20/2017
 
Receipts:  2536    Week Ago:  1947    Year Ago:  2644
 
   Compared to last week, a nice offering of lightweight steers calves under 500 
lbs sold with a sharply higher undertone when compared to last week’s light 
test, 500-600 lb steers traded steady to 2.00 higher, 600-800 lb sold steady to 
firm with spots 1.00 higher on the 750-800 lb steers.  Feeder heifers weighing 
400-750 lbs sold steady to 2.00 higher.  Demand was good with supply moderate to 
heavy.  A nice offering of calves weighing mostly 450-600 lbs going to grass and 
yearlings weighing 650-800 lbs all sold with good demand.  Cattle futures 
continue to move higher along with last week's higher fed cattle trade continue 
to give support to the feeder cattle market.  Slaughter cows accounted for near 
7 percent of the total receipts.  Feeder supply consisted of 58 percent steers 
and bulls, 42 percent heifers and 57 percent weighing over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   22    375-382     376    183.00-190.00     188.53

    8    410-435     422    174.00-186.00     178.75
   85    452-498     478    175.00-186.00     182.09
    8      488       488       168.00         168.00   Fleshy

   58    500-549     526    167.00-180.00     174.16
   53    553-598     565    160.00-170.50     166.47

   59    601-645     626    154.00-158.50     155.92
   17    602-634     619    145.00-151.00     148.98   Fleshy
  101    651-696     669    144.00-156.50     150.17
    6      676       676       135.00         135.00   Fleshy

   25    722-737     733    139.00-143.00     142.05
    6      733       733       133.00         133.00   Fleshy
  200    750-791     773    127.25-136.00     131.17

    7    818-840     831    123.75-128.25     125.65
    5      800       800       122.00         122.00   Fleshy
    7      866       866       125.00         125.00

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10    365-395     384    170.00-179.00     174.67
   34    402-445     420    167.00-174.00     170.46
   24    457-493     478    166.00-174.00     169.63
   11    503-543     523    161.00-165.00     162.89
    5      517       517       148.00         148.00   Fleshy
   20      509       509       170.00         170.00   Thin Fleshed
   42    555-595     586    151.50-160.00     155.05
    6      588       588       142.00         142.00   Fleshy
   35    605-648     630    146.00-155.00     152.17
   19    643-645     644    136.50-140.50     138.60   Fleshy
   46    654-694     680    135.00-143.00     140.16
   19    704-723     710    130.00-137.00     135.87

                      Feeder Steers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10      725       725       136.00         136.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   22    403-443     424    142.00-151.00     148.20
    7      423       423       136.00         136.00   Fleshy
    6      407       407       158.00         158.00   Thin Fleshed
   21    450-490     466    145.50-156.00     147.82
   18    470-493     485    133.00-136.00     134.99   Fleshy

   46    508-547     525    136.00-148.00     140.77
    5      516       516       133.00         133.00   Fleshy
   85    550-593     568    132.00-143.00     139.83

   70    601-649     633    128.75-136.00     132.52
   15    635-639     637    125.00-126.00     125.47   Fleshy
  162    662-681     675    129.75-134.25     130.57

   78    712-734     722    122.00-125.75     124.65
   22    760-798     770    119.50-126.50     123.67
   24      756       756       129.10         129.10   Fancy

    7    864-867     865    119.75-121.25     120.39

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    325-348     339    144.00-150.00     148.30
    3      333       333       176.00         176.00   Thin Fleshed
   28    360-399     384    138.00-156.00     144.29
   12      434       434       141.50         141.50
   12    460-483     473    137.00-143.00     139.46
   13    511-529     517    137.00-141.50     140.08
   11      521       521       143.75         143.75   Thin Fleshed
   17    605-633     612    124.75-132.00     127.66
    7    681-692     686    120.00-124.75     122.70

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5      392       392       125.00         125.00

                    Feeder Heifers Medium 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      435       435       150.00         150.00   Thin Fleshed

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    370-398     389    175.00-179.00     177.73
   18    407-438     418    158.00-169.00     163.27
    8    453-493     478    141.00-155.00     148.18
    8    570-598     580    130.00-132.50     130.97
    3      633       633       134.00         134.00
    6    651-663     655    130.00-133.50     132.32
    3      757       757       122.00         122.00

                 Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8    375-395     382    160.00-160.50     160.19

Source:  MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service, Kingdom City, MO
         Greg Harrison, Market Reporter, 573-751-5618
         24 Hour Market Report 1-573-522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS768.txt
 
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