Boonville - Missouri Valley Commission Company

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 04/18/2017
 
Receipts:  552    Week Ago:  899    Year Ago:  629
 
   Compared to last week, feeder steers under 800 lbs steady, over 800 
lbs 3.00 to 5.00 higher. Feeder heifers under 600 lbs steady to 
weak,600 to 750 lbs 2.00 to 5.00 higher, over 750 lbs no price 
comparison. Demand moderate to good. Supply light to moderate, the
feeder supply consisted of 17 percent steers and bulls, 23 percent 
heifers and 60 percent feeder over 600 lbs. Cows and bulls 24 percent
and 36 percent bred cows and cow/calf pairs in the special cow sale.
Slaughter cows 1.00 to 2.00 lowerr.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    9    518-547     537    168.50-168.75     168.67
    4    555-558     556    159.75-163.00     161.38

    2      630       630       146.50         146.50
    8      662       662       136.25         136.25

   13    712-738     720    135.50-137.50     136.13

    5    805-813     810    128.50-130.50     129.30
    9    851-883     869    125.00-127.50     126.09

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2      482       482       140.50         140.50
    2      535       535       140.50         140.50

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2      435       435       147.00         147.00

    5    528-533     531    138.00-139.00     138.60
    8    590-592     590    130.00-135.00     133.75

   11    601-648     610    134.00-139.00     134.97
    3      665       665       131.75         131.75

   16    705-745     734    125.25-129.50     127.62

   18    808-819     815    119.00-122.75     122.13

    3      902       902       118.50         118.50

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2      392       392       145.00         145.00
    2      448       448       134.00         134.00
    4    485-495     490    130.00-135.00     132.53
    6    535-544     541       135.00         135.00
    4    560-570     565       130.00         130.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2      392       392       160.00         160.00
    2      545       545       155.00         155.00
    5    560-593     580    130.00-160.50     141.78

Source:  MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service, Boonville, MO
         Steve Gill, 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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