Boonville - Missouri Valley Commission Company

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 10/17/2017
 
Receipts:  341    Week Ago:  807    Year Ago:  628
 
   Compared to last week, feeder steers steady to firm. Feeder heifers 
steady. Demand moderate to good. Supply light, the feeder offering 
consisted of 40 percent steers and bulls, 20 percent heifers and 
34 percent feeders over 600 lbs. Cows and bulls consisted of 24 
Percent of the total offering and 16 percent bred cows and cow/calf 
pairs in the special cow sale. Slaughter cows steady to weak.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    467-494     482    176.50-179.00     177.54

   18    506-532     525    173.50-178.00     174.71
    8    560-590     570    150.50-161.50     158.28

    5    617-640     626    152.00-154.50     153.02
    5    650-690     666    153.00-154.50     153.88

   14    772-784     777    149.50-152.75     151.15

    2      962       962       134.00         134.00

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2      410       410       165.50         165.50
    9    500-549     538    150.50-160.50     158.44
    2      655       655       145.00         145.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5      448       448       155.00         155.00

    7      516       516       151.50         151.50
    4    578-585     582       150.50         150.50

    2      650       650       146.50         146.50

    9    732-749     743    136.75-148.00     140.44

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2      350       350       155.00         155.00
    3      407       407       146.50         146.50
    2      460       460       147.50         147.50
    3      503       503       140.00         140.00

                      Feeder Heifers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6      555       555       146.00         146.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2      458       458       155.00         155.00
    5    515-522     518    140.00-141.50     140.90
    2      728       728       130.50         130.50
    2      935       935       110.50         110.50

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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