Jefferson City, MO, Friday, December 6, 2019, MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News, Ava – Douglas County Livestock Auction. Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 12/5/2019
Total Receipts: This Week: 2,591 Last Reported 11/21/2019: 2,086
Special Note: Correction: Cow/calf pairs price units.
Compared to two weeks ago, Feeder steers steady to 3.00 higher. Feeder heifers under 600 lbs steady to 3.00 higher. Over 600 lbs steady to 2.00 lower. Demand good. Supply heavy. Slaughter cows steady to 2.00 lower. Supply included: 91% Feeder Cattle (65% Steers, 1% Dairy Steers, 30% Heifers, 4% Bulls); 8% Slaughter Cattle (87% Cows, 13% Bulls); 1% Replacement Cattle (78% Bred Cows, 22% Cow-Calf Pairs). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 50%.
For complete market report, see Douglas County Livestock Auction
Source: USDA AMS Livestock, Poultry & Grain Market News
MO Dept of Ag Market News – Rick Huffman, Market Reporter
Jefferson City, MO (573) 751-5618