Kingsville- Kingsville Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 04/13/2010

Wednesday, April 14, 2010

Receipts:  3772    Last Week:  2529    Year Ago:  880
 
   Compared to last week, better quality feeder offerings steady to 4.00
lower; lesser quality and unweaned 2.00 to 8.00 lower.  Slaughter cows
steady to 1.00 higher.  Average feeder quality less attractive than last
week.  Demand moderate to good - best on green yearlings and heavier
feeders.  Supply heavy with many smaller consignments.  Cows and bulls
were 14 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were
59 percent of the run; heifers 41 percent.  Near 38 percent of feeders
weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    368-390     374    123.00-134.00     127.83

   35    405-427     416    125.00-133.25     130.33
   60    457-497     474    124.00-135.50     129.11

   57    507-549     524    119.50-137.00     129.91
  126    560-597     579    117.00-129.00     123.45

   35    601-619     612    118.00-130.25     126.84
   46    654-678     669    111.25-121.35     118.21

    4      713       713       113.00         113.00
   40    751-776     764    112.00-115.25     112.95

   78    820-833     830    106.75-111.75     109.76
  149    858-885     880    103.10-106.75     105.15

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8    300-345     331    134.50-141.00     135.97
   12    350-395     369    126.00-135.00     130.83
   50    403-445     424    124.00-132.50     128.33
   69    460-498     481    122.00-137.00     128.41
   90    502-535     509    119.00-134.00     127.01
   75    550-591     567    120.50-129.50     124.44
   39    615-635     619    115.50-125.00     121.49
    5      613       613       105.50         105.50   Fleshy
   35    650-698     675    113.50-120.50     117.04
   30    718-735     729    109.00-116.00     114.58
    8    806-835     810    102.75-105.00     103.04

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    305-308     307    125.00-128.00     125.99
   13    380-391     388    120.00-123.00     122.10

   53    412-442     421    111.50-126.00     121.12
   17    455-499     482    108.00-119.00     114.11
   86    502-549     516    107.25-117.00     112.30
   18    555-597     568    101.75-111.00     107.90
    4      598       598        98.00          98.00   Full

   76    604-637     613    105.75-116.75     114.04
   60    652-690     680    107.00-111.85     110.47

   17      731       731       102.35         102.35
   19    756-757     756    102.25-106.00     104.81

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   18    305-338     323    116.00-125.00     119.58
   24    358-396     387    116.50-122.75     118.41
   99    405-449     429    107.00-119.50     113.59
  119    452-499     469    103.50-120.50     112.17
   62    500-545     523    105.00-113.50     109.81
   71    558-597     575    103.00-112.25     108.13
   39    606-633     618    100.00-115.00     110.55
   14    683-696     693     98.10-106.75      99.93
    5      681       681        97.00          97.00   Fleshy
    4      683       683        96.75          96.75   Full
   15    700-740     723     98.25-101.00     100.09
    2      773       773        98.50          98.50

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    360-395     383    120.50-135.00     128.46
   20    405-442     423    120.50-133.00     123.24
   34    461-490     470    118.00-125.50     121.03
   36    503-535     520    114.00-128.00     124.27
    6    560-595     569    113.00-121.50     118.52
   19    605-641     623    111.00-117.50     113.43
   10    652-673     664    105.00-112.00     111.01
   15    701-738     719    103.50-108.00     106.61
   12      783       783        96.50          96.50

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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