Kingsville- Kingsville Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 04/27/2010

Wednesday, April 28, 2010

Receipts:  1605    Last Week:  2719    Year Ago:  1651
 
   Compared to last week, steers under 500 lbs 5.00-7.00 higher; 500-650 lb
steers 2.00-5.00 higher; over 650 lbs 1.00-3.00 higher.  Heifers under
500 lbs uneven; five weight heifers 4.00-7.00 higher; heavier heifers steady
to 3.00 higher.  Slaughter cows 1.00-2.00 higher.  Supply moderate with five
quality load lots of 818-836 lb steers selling.  Demand good to very good.
Cows and bulls were 22 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and
bulls were 70 percent of the run; heifers 30 percent.  Near 51 percent of
feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    9    340-348     343    150.00-160.00     156.61
   10    355-387     383    145.50-155.00     148.19

    7    400-445     417    145.00-150.00     148.14
   23    455-493     484    136.00-145.00     139.04

   21    511-531     522    131.75-140.00     135.66
    8    573-586     580    123.00-130.00     126.54

    4    628-643     636    121.00-131.00     125.94
    4      600       600       139.00         139.00   Thin
   10    665-694     682    113.00-130.00     119.63

    4      744       744       115.00         115.00
    6      787       787       117.25         117.25

  241    824-836     831    112.25-113.75     113.42

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8    325-338     335    144.00-146.00     144.50
    9    357-385     373    143.00-150.00     147.61
   14    423-448     439    139.00-146.00     143.73
   26    450-495     463    131.00-144.00     136.92
   19    515-548     536    119.50-130.00     126.39
   12    563-591     578    125.00-132.00     129.60
   12    605-627     617    121.00-130.00     127.86
   14    663-690     671    113.50-125.00     123.50
   15    710-740     719    117.50-120.00     119.18
   59      818       818       115.10         115.10

                  Feeder Holstein Steers Large 3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    9      497       497        85.25          85.25
   10      622       622        87.25          87.25
    4      790       790        78.00          78.00
    3      818       818        81.00          81.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5      381       381       127.00         127.00

    9    403-435     414    113.50-115.00     114.47
    7    436-445     440    105.00-106.50     105.65   Fleshy
   16    468-498     491    117.25-120.00     118.11
    6    467-495     481    107.00-107.50     107.24   Fleshy

   19    506-534     522    115.00-121.75     119.80
    8    558-598     570    114.75-117.75     116.60

    5      650       650       115.75         115.75

    3    750-785     762     95.75-104.25      98.67

    7      894       894        98.25          98.25

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    308-328     318    119.00-131.00     126.20
    3      380       380       124.00         124.00
   46    404-433     417    109.00-115.50     113.56
   19    451-490     466    113.25-120.75     116.97
   18    506-542     527    115.00-122.75     118.44
   12      500       500       107.50         107.50   Fleshy
    6      527       527    103.00-109.50     106.25   Full
   25    553-584     576    113.25-117.75     116.24
    9    672-679     677    112.00-113.75     112.58
   12    650-656     653       100.00         100.00   Full
    5      736       736        95.25          95.25   Full
    7    778-783     779    102.00-105.00     102.86

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   12    425-445     440    128.00-142.00     135.74
   10    450-485     466    125.00-139.50     135.12
   19    505-529     515    113.00-123.50     115.71
    6    602-617     610    107.75-111.50     109.60
    3      685       685       105.50         105.50
    4    700-735     718     99.00-102.00     100.54
    5      782       782        99.00          99.00

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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