Kingsville- Kingsville Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 03/09/2010

Wednesday, March 10, 2010

Receipts:  4026    Last Week:  4178    Year Ago:  2692
 
   Compared to last week, steers from 650-800 lbs 1.00 to 2.00 higher;
other steers 1.00-3.00 lower; heifers from 400-750 lbs steady to 3.00
higher.  Slaughter cows 1.00-2.00 lower.  Supply heavy.  Demand good to
very good.  Cows and bulls were 12 percent of receipts.  In the feeder
supply, steers and bulls were 60 percent of the run; heifers 40 percent.
Near 59 percent of feeders weighed over 6oo lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7      397       397       125.25         125.25

   28    405-449     442    123.00-125.50     124.22
   24    469-493     481    122.50-128.75     125.97

   58    504-545     518    118.00-127.00     123.04
   45    568-588     574    113.75-121.25     118.85
    3      597       597       109.50         109.50   Fleshy

   83    603-639     620    110.00-118.50     116.08
   74    668-699     686    108.25-111.25     110.01

   70    719-748     745    103.85-106.75     104.12
    6      716       716       100.25         100.25   Fleshy
  103    752-788     779    102.25-105.00     104.23

  136    807-845     818     98.10-99.60       98.59
   15      805       805        93.85          93.85   Fleshy
   59    864-895     865     94.00-94.50       94.49

   35    916-936     919     93.85-95.60       94.10

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      395       395       132.50         132.50
   15    400-448     418    124.00-130.50     126.85
   34    458-490     476    122.00-131.75     126.38
  102    500-548     531    118.50-127.00     122.53
   70    555-598     573    115.00-120.00     118.18
   30    613-625     624    107.50-114.25     111.31
   66    651-683     660    105.00-113.75     109.70
   54    706-748     718    100.50-107.00     105.25
   46    766-788     784     98.50-103.75     101.94
    9    838-841     840     94.50-97.75       95.75
   15      861       861        98.85          98.85

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      353       353       116.00         116.00

   23    405-440     428    108.00-113.00     110.77
   10    470-493     481    106.50-110.50     108.28

   39    506-530     522    102.25-111.00     107.82
   32    553-568     560    110.25-110.50     110.36

   52    614-645     617    103.25-109.00     108.04
   45    653-671     661    101.75-103.50     102.96

   15    704-745     716     94.50-100.25      97.06
   23      762       762        86.10          86.10   Fleshy

   62      831       831        89.35          89.35   Fleshy

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    304-340     310    113.00-115.00     114.69
   13    367-390     378    115.00-117.00     116.14
   57    400-446     431    109.50-115.00     113.08
   92    450-493     479    109.00-113.00     111.19
   89    501-548     521    103.00-114.10     108.29
   72    552-591     569    101.00-108.25     105.05
   10    561-581     569     92.00-94.50       93.02   Fleshy
   84    603-641     625    100.00-106.25     103.32
    3      610       610        95.00          95.00   Fleshy
   56    653-697     673     96.75-103.75      99.75
    4      698       698        92.50          92.50   Fleshy
   47    708-724     720     94.10-100.25      95.29
    6    838-845     840     92.25-92.75       92.42

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    420-435     431    119.00-127.00     121.88
    8    461-465     463    121.00-122.00     121.50
   21    524-533     529    115.00-123.50     118.53
   11    550-556     554    111.00-117.50     115.65
   33    600-645     612    100.50-109.75     105.75
    4    655-660     656     96.75-99.00       98.43

Source:  MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service, 
         Richard Kramer, Market Reporter, 573-751-5618
         24 Hour Market Report 1-573-522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS760.txt

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