Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 05/01/2017
 
Receipts:  1986    Week Ago:  3202    Year Ago:  1653
 
   Compared to last week, steers calves weighing 400-600 lbs sold firm to 3.00 
higher with 450-500 lb selling in spots 10.00 higher and fancy blk steer calves 
weighing 550-565 lb selling up to 10.00, steers weighing 600-700 lbs sold 5.00-
8.00 higher with 7 weight steers trading 3.00 higher and over 800 lbs not well 
tested with last week but selling with a sharply higher undertone.  Heifers 
calves weighing 400-450 lbs sold fully steady to firm with 450-800 lbs all 
trading mostly 5.00 higher with spots 7.00 higher.  Demand good with supply 
moderate.  Monday's market caught up with sharp advances seen late last week 
as the fed cattle market traded mostly 6.00 higher from 136.00-140.00.  Several 
consignments of top quality fancy blk steer calves weighing 500-600 lbs sold 
with very good demand as did 8 pot loads of yearling steers and heifers.  
Slaughter cows accounted for near 6 percent of the total receipts.  Feeder 
supply consisted of 55 percent steers, 45 percent heifers and 60 percent 
weighing over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   25    352-397     377    200.00-216.00     207.36

   24    405-442     418    190.00-202.00     196.99
   35    467-497     472    188.00-201.00     196.97
   13      476       476       205.00         205.00   Fancy

   43    500-541     520    180.00-190.00     184.78
    8      535       535    196.00-198.00     196.75   Fancy
   26    520-530     528    175.00-177.00     175.30   Fleshy
   27      584       584       185.00         185.00
   61    553-567     556    193.00-196.00     193.98   Fancy

   50    600-647     615    161.00-175.00     168.64
  127    651-681     664    160.00-168.00     162.86

   19      736       736       155.75         155.75
   64      767       767       153.00         153.00

  118    804-817     810    143.75-147.25     145.52

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    305-310     308    186.00-200.00     195.97
    3      352       352       210.00         210.00   Thin Fleshed
   11    425-441     434    178.00-185.00     182.57
    9      494       494       186.00         186.00
   16    500-519     510    171.00-179.00     177.76
    6      544       544       161.00         161.00   Fleshy
   16    570-597     577    168.00-174.00     172.28
    5    638-645     642    151.00-154.00     152.81
   16    653-682     666    155.00-158.00     156.66
   32    760-772     766    149.50-151.75     150.62
   35      750       750       153.75         153.75   Thin Fleshed
    7      900       900       132.00         132.00

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      448       448       172.00         172.00
    3      723       723       141.25         141.25

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   24    358-390     376    171.00-176.00     172.99

   40    405-449     433    155.00-166.00     162.06
    5      407       407       173.00         173.00   Thin Fleshed
   31    451-490     468    155.00-167.00     160.98

   96    504-543     518    152.00-160.00     155.09
   18    550-598     579    145.50-150.00     148.40

   97    600-638     633    143.50-151.10     150.53
    7      667       667       143.50         143.50

  145    732-741     737    143.25-146.50     143.88

    3      807       807       133.00         133.00

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2      345       345       157.00         157.00
   13    351-393     371    163.00-167.00     165.57
    5      426       426       156.00         156.00
    7    484-496     489    146.00-154.00     150.52
    4      530       530       150.00         150.00
    4      691       691       137.50         137.50
   35    705-747     729    137.50-146.75     141.33
   74      709       709       150.85         150.85   Thin Fleshed
   37      797       797       140.75         140.75

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      378       378       148.00         148.00
    5      480       480       140.00         140.00

                    Feeder Heifers Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   20    850-890     880    129.50-130.00     129.88

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5      441       441       190.00         190.00   Thin Fleshed

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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