Sedalia - Central Missouri Sales Company

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 01/29/2018
 
Receipts:  1159    Last Week:  1160    Year Ago:  1211
 
   
   Compared to last week, steers and heifers traded 2.00-10.00 higher with spots
up to 15.00 higher on 550-600 lb heifers. High quality cattle came through the
ring all day and demand was very good on an active market. Fed cattle traded
higher last week, corn is cheap and demand for beef is good, all positives that
are pushing the calf market higher. Supply was heavy. The feeder offering
included 63 percent steers and bulls and 37 percent heifers with 75
percent over 600 lbs. Cows and bulls totaled 9 percent of the offering.


                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      368       368       202.00         202.00

    9    422-449     434    186.00-212.00     197.14
    6      490       490       199.00         199.00

   12    513-545     530    178.00-197.00     189.01
   35    550-598     579    173.50-183.50     177.61

   89    604-646     627    164.00-176.50     169.52
   32    669-692     673    150.00-163.50     158.85

   99    709-749     727    147.00-154.25     152.04
   42    751-790     768    142.00-148.25     145.21

   52    817-844     832    143.00-145.00     144.50

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10    452-496     479    183.00-188.00     185.02
   19    617-645     634    153.00-163.00     157.84

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      308       308       176.00         176.00
    6    350-360     355    175.00-178.00     176.48

    7    418-428     423    168.00-174.00     170.69
    6    468-495     480    162.00-162.50     162.33

    7    518-530     525    156.50-160.00     157.93
   78    560-598     578    149.00-161.50     155.24

   54    607-647     631    145.00-152.50     150.27
   44    650-693     667    140.00-149.75     147.05

   25    715-744     731    140.00-142.10     141.33
   11    765-785     774    139.00-140.50     139.95

    3      825       825       139.00         139.00

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    435-448     441    149.00-158.00     152.13
    5      490       490       156.50         156.50
    9    554-590     564    144.50-154.50     151.62
    6    620-638     627    141.50-148.50     145.36

                 Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      333       333       223.00         223.00
    6      467       467       184.50         184.50
    5      526       526       170.00         170.00
    4    553-595     574    158.00-160.50     159.20
   10    670-681     677       144.00         144.00
    3      723       723       130.50         130.50

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      490       490    176.00-178.50     177.25
    5      610       610       153.00         153.00
    3      812       812       127.50         127.50

                     Feeder Bulls Medium 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      539       539       153.00         153.00

Source:  MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service, Sedalia, MO
         Dan Trickey, Market Reporter, 573-751-5618
         24 Hour Market Report 1-573-522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS766.txt
 
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