Kingsville- Kingsville Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 03/23/2010

Wednesday, March 24, 2010

Receipts:  1698    Last Week:  1771    Year Ago:  2023
 
   Compared to last week, feeder steer prices mixed but near steady;
heifers under 700 lbs steady with a few 4.00 higher.  Demand good to
very good with the best demand for grazers and heavier steers.  Average
feeder quality not as attractive as last week.  Slaughter cows 1.00 to
2.00 higher.  Cows and bulls were 7 percent of receipts.  In the feeder
supply, steers and bulls were 60 percent of he run; heifers 40 percent.
Near 60 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      360       360       138.00         138.00

    7    420-439     431    130.00-135.50     133.20
   13    465-498     485    124.00-130.50     127.34

   27    506-542     525    126.00-129.50     127.22
    4      546       546       110.00         110.00   Fleshy
   41    556-575     564    119.25-125.75     123.81

  114    604-642     629    116.00-119.00     118.55
  100    651-682     660    111.25-118.00     115.06

  133    710-739     723    106.10-111.00     109.54
   35    762-782     775    103.60-107.75     105.12
    7      751       751        98.00          98.00   Fleshy

   10      897       897        98.75          98.75

    3      908       908        96.00          96.00

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    350-395     372    126.00-139.50     135.78
   12    402-445     429    125.00-138.00     131.36
   16    457-485     460    123.50-127.00     126.30
   10    503-549     542    117.00-125.00     124.26
    6      508       508       129.00         129.00   Thin
   31    550-593     564    112.00-127.25     120.48
    7    600-605     604    113.00-118.00     117.29
   24    660-690     672    107.00-110.50     109.78
   30    710-747     741    102.00-107.00     106.44
   58    850-877     855     96.00-101.35     100.78

                    Feeder Steers Medium 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      483       483       107.00         107.00
    7      608       608       103.50         103.50

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      435       435       117.00         117.00
    4      409       409       100.00         100.00   Fleshy
    9      463       463       115.25         115.25

   21    504-549     524    107.00-114.50     112.41
   11    505-533     513     97.50-98.75       98.40   Fleshy
   24    558-575     567    109.00-115.50     112.42
   13    559-584     567     94.00-100.60      98.51   Fleshy

   37    606-646     620    106.50-110.50     108.27
   13    686-692     687     99.75-103.00     101.46

    5      769       769        93.25          93.25
    3      773       773        91.75          91.75   Fleshy

   67    811-840     813     93.10-95.60       95.41

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   22    360-394     376    106.00-116.00     111.52
   16    403-449     428    106.00-117.00     113.27
   23    455-488     467    105.85-111.00     107.16
    4      456       456       100.00         100.00   Fleshy
   16      463       463       115.50         115.50   Thin
   24    500-543     520    103.25-109.50     106.69
   13    504-518     508     93.25-99.25       97.37   Fleshy
   48    551-590     563    104.25-110.00     107.22
   30    608-638     625    101.00-105.00     103.49
    6      640       640     97.25-98.75       98.00   Fleshy
   21      673       673       104.00         104.00
    4      720       720        99.50          99.50
   17    753-796     773     93.25-95.75       94.46
    3      765       765        92.75          92.75   Full
    3      820       820        90.25          90.25

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   25    428-442     434     96.25-100.00      97.66

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    355-369     366    130.00-130.50     130.40
    7    407-440     421    115.00-127.00     121.73
    7    468-486     478    110.00-121.50     116.68
    3      537       537       119.50         119.50
    4    550-563     560    113.00-116.00     115.26
    3    605-645     623     94.00-96.50       94.97

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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