Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center

Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 03/26/2018
 
Receipts:  1686    Last Week:  2582    Year Ago:  1989
 
   Compared to last week, a light test of weaned steer calves weighing 
450-550 lbs sold mostly steady, with 6 weight steers selling 7.00-10.00 
lower and yearling steers over 800 lbs mostly 5.00 lower.  Feeder heifers 
under 500 lbs were lightly tested and sold with a lower undertone, 500-
600 lbs sold steady to 5.00 lower and a pot load of 705 lb heifers same 
quality and weight as last week sold 4.00 lower.  Demand was light to 
moderate with supply moderate.  There was a good percentage of calves 
that were unweaned/fleshy selling with discounts and light demand.  CME 
cattle futures continue in a downward trend with bearish fundamentals 
well en-trenched at this time.  Cattle on Feed report was released last 
Friday showed Replacements once again larger than expected at 107 
percent, Cattle on Feed at 108 percent and Marketings at 102 percent.  
Slaughter cows accounted for near 12 percent of the total receipts.  
Feeder cattle consisted of 65 percent steers and bulls, 35 percent 
heifers and near 60 percent weighing over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8      388       388       184.00         184.00   Fleshy

   10    460-495     477    179.00-189.00     182.97

   15    501-506     504    178.50-187.00     181.31
   19      500       500       169.00         169.00   Fleshy
   10    565-583     572    169.00-171.00     170.19
   10      575       575       182.00         182.00   Fancy

    9    613-621     617    143.00-145.00     143.88   Fleshy
   73    671-679     677    153.50-162.00     160.28
    4      683       683       148.00         148.00   Fleshy

    8    780-798     789    114.50-121.25     117.91   Fleshy

   58      881       881       125.75         125.75

   56      946       946       121.50         121.50
   37      975       975       117.00         117.00

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   19    413-448     431    178.00-185.00     181.85
    5      422       422       178.00         178.00   Fleshy
   31    503-530     520    162.00-173.00     170.12
   24    576-588     579    156.00-165.00     159.67
    6      585       585       146.50         146.50   Fleshy
   23    616-643     624    152.50-159.00     155.35
    9    726-739     733    145.00-150.00     147.80
   52      805       805       129.10         129.10

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      666       666       133.50         133.50
   14      761       761       127.00         127.00

                     Feeder Steers Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5      861       861       100.00         100.00

                      Feeder Steers Medium 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      695       695       117.00         117.00   Fleshy

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    9    402-425     415    159.00-167.00     162.17
    6    460-490     479    160.00-171.00     167.25
   11      453       453       152.50         152.50   Fleshy

   31    500-548     522    158.00-169.00     163.52
   19    550-598     565    151.00-159.00     154.78
   14      559       559       136.00         136.00   Fleshy

    7      611       611       150.00         150.00
   13      609       609       160.00         160.00   Thin Fleshed
    8    677-680     678       140.00         140.00
   12      673       673       135.00         135.00   Fleshy

   74      707       707       136.50         136.50

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    330-348     339    160.00-161.00     160.19
   12    355-375     365    152.00-160.00     156.13
    7    360-388     372    140.00-149.00     144.98   Fleshy
   12    407-445     432    148.00-157.00     155.30
    6      488       488       150.00         150.00
    6    520-523     522    145.00-152.00     148.51
   16    570-590     583    132.00-142.00     136.81
    4      553       553       126.50         126.50   Fleshy
    3      667       667       126.00         126.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      465       465       134.00         134.00
    3      537       537       123.00         123.00
    4      658       658       126.50         126.50

                     Feeder Heifers Medium 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      675       675       122.50         122.50   Fleshy

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    9    425-429     427    171.00-175.00     173.21
   15    453-488     469    146.00-150.00     148.39
    3      535       535       137.50         137.50
    4      566       566       137.50         137.50
    6      644       644       125.50         125.50
    6    653-658     655    116.00-118.50     116.84
    5      835       835       114.50         114.50

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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