Kingsville- Kingsville Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 05/04/2010

Wednesday, May 5, 2010

Receipts:  2677    Last Week:  1605    Year Ago:  2207
 
   Compared to last week, steers under 650 lbs 2.00-6.00 lower than last
weeks strong sale; steers over 650 lbs 1.00-4.00 higher; heifers under
500 lbs 2.00-4.00 higher; five weight heifers steady-2.00 lower; heifers
over 600 lbs had a higher undertone without a good comparison with last
week.  Slaughter cows steady-2.00 higher. Cows and bulls were 22 percent
of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 59 percent of
the run; heifers 41 percent.  Near 36 percent of feeders weighed over
600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    333-335     334    140.00-143.00     141.20
   13    350-395     379    138.00-146.00     141.34

   41    400-443     432    135.25-148.50     139.26
   53    450-487     468    131.50-140.00     135.68

   68    504-538     523    126.25-134.00     131.24
   17    550-590     579    122.25-130.75     127.44

   69    604-642     615    119.75-127.75     123.12
   27    638-643     640    112.75-115.75     113.89   Fleshy
   50    653-688     680    124.00-131.00     126.94
   23    658-695     686    113.75-116.50     114.76   Fleshy

    9    701-720     707    118.00-122.50     120.97
   42    753-774     768    117.00-118.00     117.28
    3      792       792       103.50         103.50   Fleshy

    3      932       932       104.50         104.50

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10    333-345     340    137.00-143.00     139.77
    6    375-387     383    137.00-147.00     143.53
   21    410-449     426    133.00-143.00     137.99
   43    454-491     474    127.50-136.00     132.09
   58    502-547     523    120.50-133.00     125.69
   19    553-592     576    119.00-131.25     126.29
    9    623-632     629    118.00-128.00     124.70
    4      639       639       115.00         115.00   Fleshy
    7    651-663     654    120.50-124.00     122.99
    3    705-715     710    110.00-112.00     111.00
   71    750-753     750    109.50-121.00     120.35
    3    835-840     838    109.00-112.75     110.25

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   28    365-398     380    124.00-131.50     127.78
   45    405-440     419    119.50-130.50     125.72
   51    455-491     474    115.25-118.00     116.46

   39    503-540     518    115.00-122.50     118.36
    3      510       510       110.50         110.50   Fleshy
   54    555-589     574    111.25-121.00     116.29
    7      569       569       104.50         104.50   Fleshy

   24    608-641     632    112.00-118.00     116.52
    8      611       611       106.75         106.75   Fleshy
   12      656       656       115.00         115.00
   12    650-663     654     97.00-99.75       98.76   Fleshy

    4      700       700       107.00         107.00
   37    750-785     767    105.85-109.75     107.69
    6      762       762        95.25          95.25   Fleshy

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    300-303     302    125.00-127.00     126.60
   26    350-398     386    122.00-128.00     125.03
   42    400-448     428    116.50-125.00     120.36
   34    450-495     472    114.75-120.00     117.28
   75    500-540     520    113.00-121.00     118.41
   11    550-585     566    111.50-114.00     112.36
   12    610-628     614    110.50-118.75     116.26
    3      637       637        99.50          99.50   Fleshy
   20    650-675     662    109.50-116.25     114.28
    8    713-720     718    109.50-110.75     110.00
    3      758       758       108.00         108.00

                      Feeder Heifers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      507       507       118.50         118.50
    5      660       660       109.50         109.50
    5      790       790       107.75         107.75

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    350-390     361    135.50-141.00     139.02
   14    415-449     432    131.00-138.50     134.28
   53    450-498     470    130.00-138.00     133.06
   10    500-510     504    120.00-127.00     124.09
   40    550-595     572    113.75-123.25     118.98
    3      635       635       116.00         116.00
   16    667-693     676    112.75-115.00     113.99
    7      710       710    109.50-112.50     112.07

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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