Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 09/25/2017
 
Receipts:  1718    Week Ago:  2082    Year Ago:  1656
 
   Compared to last week, steer calves under 500 lbs sold with a firm to higher 
undertone on a light test, 500-600 lbs steers sold steady to 2.00 lower with 
600-700 lbs trading steady, yearlings weighing 750-875 lbs sold mostly 2.00-4.00 
lower and carrying more flesh than last week.  Feeder heifers weighing 400-450 
lbs sold firm to 5.00 higher, with heifers weighing 450-700 lbs selling fully 
steady to firm.  Demand was moderate to good with supply moderate.  Feeder 
cattle futures collapsed on Monday closing with limit to near limit losses as 
Live cattle contracts had sharp triple-digit losses following Friday's bearish 
COF report, with placements coming in at 102.6 percent with expectations at 97 
percent.  Slaughter cows accounted for near 8 percent of the total receipts.  
Feeder supply consisted of 70 percent steers and bulls, 30 percent heifers and 
near 54 percent weighing over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    370-395     377    192.00-205.00     196.72

   19    406-441     420    190.00-199.00     196.51
   15    478-498     494    179.00-181.00     179.39

   90    500-547     533    169.25-177.50     173.53
   22    550-576     561    163.00-170.00     166.28

   70    600-640     614    160.00-166.50     165.33
   46    651-672     655    158.00-165.25     162.07
    9      686       686       150.00         150.00   Fleshy

  131    759-793     776    150.50-152.00     151.25   Fleshy
 
  128    805-812     808       151.00         151.00   Fleshy
   80    866-873     868    145.00-148.00     147.25

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    303-345     328       180.00         180.00
    5    403-437     423    173.00-175.00     173.76
    5    400-435     419    165.00-169.00     166.53   Fleshy
    9    458-485     464    172.00-181.00     174.67
   12    495-496     496    162.00-165.00     163.50   Fleshy
   17    516-545     531    156.00-169.00     161.62
   25    551-593     567    158.00-166.00     162.97
    5      557       557       171.75         171.75   Thin Fleshed
   10    610-618     615    157.00-164.00     159.29
    3      678       678       155.00         155.00
    6    750-772     761    145.00-148.00     146.48

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      393       393       171.00         171.00
    4      429       429       167.00         167.00
   15    502-505     502    143.00-145.50     145.16
    4      590       590       157.50         157.50

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   13    355-387     371    173.00-178.00     175.20

   23    405-445     436    162.00-167.00     165.84
    3      418       418       174.00         174.00   Thin Fleshed
   23    454-467     459    153.50-158.00     156.29

    7    515-545     524    145.00-150.50     148.86
    7      509       509       159.00         159.00   Thin Fleshed
   43    550-587     575    145.00-152.50     150.99

   37    604-614     605    150.50-155.50     151.70
   74      694       694       150.35         150.35

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    300-303     301    163.00-164.00     163.40
   12    353-393     370    155.00-167.00     160.26
    8    425-433     428    155.00-157.50     156.12
    8    423-430     426    162.50-169.00     165.72   Thin Fleshed
   19    468-488     482    145.50-153.00     149.53
   27    501-544     522    140.00-150.00     145.08
   10      546       546       157.00         157.00   Thin Fleshed
    6    575-588     582    140.00-142.00     140.99
    4      685       685       142.00         142.00
    5      832       832       129.75         129.75

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      589       589       145.00         145.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    400-430     409    157.50-162.00     158.85
   10    502-534     524    149.00-155.00     150.72
   26    557-588     574    145.50-154.00     150.55
    6      635       635       135.00         135.00
    5      634       634       148.00         148.00   Thin Fleshed
    5      741       741       123.00         123.00
    8    770-798     788    123.00-124.50     123.95

                 Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    9    565-570     568    139.00-141.00     139.88

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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