Boonville - Missouri Valley Commission Company

Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 12/19/2017
 
Receipts:  512    Last Week:  436    Year Ago:  0
 
   Compared to last week, feeder steers and heifers too few for a good 
price comparison, however the undertone was steady to firm. 
Demand moderate to good. Supply moderate, the feeder offering 
consisted of 20 percent steers and bulls, 25 percent heifers and 18 
percent feeders over 600 lbs. Cows and bulls consisted of 26 percent 
of the total offering and 29 percent bred cows and cow/calf pairs in 
the special cow sale. Slaughter cows 1.00 to 2.00 higher.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    432-448     438       185.00         185.00
    7    455-497     480    174.50-190.00     182.02

    5    552-582     564    164.50-171.00     168.32

    2    600-630     615    149.00-150.50     149.77


    3      772       772       139.50         139.50

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    468-490     475    167.00-170.00     168.97
    2      680       680       138.50         138.50

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8    405-433     417    150.00-164.00     154.75
   14    450-489     476    152.00-156.50     155.24


   11    558-570     561    144.50-149.50     148.23

    2      625       625       144.50         144.50

    5    758-780     767       135.00         135.00

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    410-430     425    141.00-145.50     143.68
   10    452-495     471    136.00-149.00     142.75
    2      588       588       137.50         137.50
    2      602       602       143.50         143.50
    4    725-727     726    123.00-132.50     125.37

                    Feeder Heifers Medium 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8      302       302       151.00         151.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8    417-435     422    161.00-169.00     165.99
    9    505-539     526    148.50-152.00     150.85
    8    562-598     587    130.00-141.00     136.72
    2    610-625     618    129.00-142.00     135.58

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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