Kingsville- Kingsville Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 03/30/2010

Wednesday, March 31, 2010

Receipts:  1451    Last Week:  1698    Year Ago:  1286
 
   Compared to last week, steers under 600 lbs 4.00 to 7.00 higher; steers
over 600 lbs and all heifers 1.00 to 4.00 higher.  Most of the gain was on
thinner offerings.  Slaughter cows 1.00 to 2.00 higher.  Cows and bulls
were 15 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were
54 percent of the run; heifers 46 percent.  Near 59 percent of feeders
weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    410-448     438    137.00-142.00     140.83
    3      495       495       131.50         131.50

   34    505-546     526    125.00-134.50     130.52
    9    553-572     568    124.00-129.75     125.24

   11    617-633     625    117.00-122.00     119.98
   24    651-681     668    111.50-117.50     113.68

   22    700-748     711    105.75-113.60     111.25
   82    772-798     777    105.25-109.35     108.58

   22    808-828     823    102.00-104.00     102.78
   25      872       872       102.00         102.00

   11    910-937     930     97.50-97.75       97.57

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      395       395       142.00         142.00
   19    422-445     428    130.50-146.00     142.98
    5    450-475     461    129.50-136.00     133.26
   15    505-530     522    130.00-135.00     132.11
   11    550-582     572    123.00-129.00     125.74
   16    600-625     616    112.00-123.00     116.58
    7    703-718     714    106.75-111.25     108.02
   16    750-762     760    104.25-106.85     106.53
   11    823-841     834     98.00-99.00       98.64
   11     1045      1045        92.85          92.85

                      Feeder Steers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      755       755        99.25          99.25

                    Feeder Steers Medium 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6      671       671       102.25         102.25

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   11    420-446     442    114.50-117.25     116.17
    7      419       419       102.00         102.00   Fleshy
   17    455-491     478    113.25-114.00     113.69
   10    467-478     475    107.25-107.50     107.32   Fleshy

    5    503-518     509    110.50-113.00     111.98
   13    541-548     543     99.75-103.25     100.57   Fleshy
   34    555-598     580    109.50-113.10     111.63

   39    615-633     629    109.25-111.50     110.89
   23    663-689     672    105.00-109.25     107.23

   24    715-721     720    103.25-104.00     103.91
   13    750-760     758    101.00-101.75     101.17

   24      827       827        96.75          96.75

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      398       398       120.00         120.00
   18    405-447     433    116.50-120.00     118.26
   20    470-485     481    114.25-117.00     115.07
   23    500-548     517    110.00-115.60     114.00
   15    550-597     574    107.00-113.00     111.37
   29    600-645     624    106.50-111.00     108.66
    5      607       607        98.00          98.00   Fleshy
    6    680-685     682     98.50-101.50     100.01
    3      720       720        97.50          97.50
   17    750-775     772     96.25-99.00       98.69

                    Feeder Heifers Medium 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      655       655        86.00          86.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5      375       375       135.00         135.00
    6    400-445     415    124.00-132.50     129.46
   14    450-490     473    124.00-131.50     129.15
   13    505-540     524    115.00-130.25     123.83
    6    552-575     564    114.00-122.00     117.92
    6    635-647     641    105.00-108.75     106.86
    3      655       655       108.00         108.00
    6    710-720     714     91.75-101.00      93.83
    5      757       757       102.25         102.25

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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