Bowling Green Weighted Averages
JC_LS752
Jefferson City, MO    Mon Apr 16, 2018    MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News
 
Bowling Green - Eastern Missouri Commission Company
Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 04/13/2018
 
Receipts:  1735    Last Week:  1267    Year Ago:  2429
 
   Compared to last week, steer calves weighing 400-600 lbs sold steady 
to firm, with 6 weight steers selling with a higher undertone and 700-900 
lbs not well tested.  Feeder heifers weighing 400-600 lbs sold steady to 
5.00 higher with heifers over 600 lbs trading with a higher undertone as 
last week�s sales were mostly all calves.  Demand was moderate to good 
with supply moderate.  Friday's offering included mostly new crop calves 
with many unweaned/short weaned, also in the offering were several 
strings and consignments of good quality black heifers weighing 500-700 
lbs. CME cattle futures for the most part rebounded and had a good week 
with fed cattle market mostly steady.  Slaughter cows accounted for near 
20 percent of the total receipts.  Feeder supply consisted of 40 percent 
steers, 60 percent heifers and 47 percent weighing over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    440-443     442       180.00         180.00
   38    452-488     475    172.00-180.00     176.67

   18    508-542     522    170.00-178.00     173.09
   32    555-595     575    160.00-168.50     163.18

   19    605-623     621    161.50-165.00     164.48
   15    630-644     642    141.00-141.50     141.07   Calves

    9      731       731       137.00         137.00   Fleshy
   31    769-788     781    130.75-135.00     132.42
    4      752       752       126.00         126.00   Fleshy

    4      889       889       128.25         128.25

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6      321       321       185.00         185.00
    6      392       392       186.00         186.00
   20    407-444     431    170.00-177.50     171.96
   20    458-475     468    163.00-173.00     167.47
   30    505-545     524    157.00-169.00     163.17
   16    555-599     579    150.00-161.00     156.97
    4      648       648       147.00         147.00
    9    660-696     681    136.50-143.00     139.89

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      478       478       161.50         161.50
    3      545       545       151.00         151.00
    3      628       628       130.00         130.00
    4      716       716       125.00         125.00
    5      858       858       120.50         120.50

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    355-365     359    171.00-179.00     173.89

   18    410-432     426    163.00-174.50     170.28
   15    455-491     474    159.00-165.00     162.52

   41    514-533     525    158.00-165.50     159.81
    5      508       508       176.00         176.00   Fancy
    4      548       548       146.00         146.00   Fleshy
   23    560-567     565    154.00-154.50     154.37
   16    558-590     571    137.50-144.50     141.84   Fleshy

  107    603-618     612    142.00-151.75     150.21
    5      624       624       131.00         131.00   Fleshy
   52    664-698     679    137.25-144.00     140.49
    6      661       661       135.25         135.25   Fleshy

   25    701-732     714    130.25-137.00     134.18
    5      715       715       125.50         125.50   Fleshy
   29    750-795     765    120.25-128.25     124.18

   13      815       815       122.25         122.25

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6      333       333       174.00         174.00
    6    300-342     328    150.00-151.00     150.30   Fleshy
    6    412-432     422    150.00-159.00     154.61
   11    402-430     425    144.00-145.50     144.53   Fleshy
    5      442       442       165.00         165.00   Thin Fleshed
   14    454-495     468    147.00-157.00     151.99
   23    505-535     523    143.00-155.00     150.52
    7    580-597     587    138.00-152.00     145.90
    9    605-632     619    136.00-141.00     138.72
   10    678-698     690    127.25-137.25     130.43

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      328       328       141.00         141.00
    5      625       625       121.00         121.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   11    410-447     426    160.00-165.00     161.29
    8    512-548     526    144.00-155.50     148.44
    3      617       617       136.00         136.00
    9    661-698     673    125.00-134.50     129.15
    4      795       795       115.50         115.50

Source:  MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service, Bowling Green, MO
         Greg Harrison, Market Reporter, 573-751-5618
         24 Hour Market Report 1-573-522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS752.txt
 
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