Kingsville- Kingsville Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 05/18/2010

Wednesday, May 19, 2010

Receipts:  1747    Last Week:  2005    Year Ago:  1786
 
   Compared to last week, steers mostly steady to instances of 2.00
lower; heifers steady-2.00 higher.  Slaughter cows steady-1.00 lower.
Supply included a nice quality run of feeders with numerous bulls and
some fleshy offerings.  Demand good to very good with active trade.
Cows and bulls were 22 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers
and bulls were 57 percent of the run; heifers 43 percent.  Near 32 percent
of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    309-325     314    146.00-155.00     153.32
   12    375-398     389    144.00-150.50     148.86

    3      433       433       135.00         135.00
   40    465-499     483    133.50-140.00     137.21

   17    518-532     524    129.00-135.50     133.06
    4      544       544       116.50         116.50   Fleshy
   36    550-595     564    125.25-133.50     130.05
    3      588       588       120.00         120.00   Fleshy

   40    600-645     632    124.00-130.25     127.83
    3      630       630       119.00         119.00   Fleshy
    8      677       677       127.25         127.25
    3      673       673       114.00         114.00   Fleshy

    3      720       720       120.50         120.50
   25    769-784     772       117.00         117.00

   64    810-843     842    107.00-113.00     112.65
    6      838       838       103.75         103.75   Fleshy

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    300-330     317    148.00-149.00     148.81
   14    353-390     374    139.00-149.50     142.63
   22    440-448     446    131.00-137.50     135.98
   13    450-486     465    130.00-136.75     133.90
   27    500-545     527    125.00-134.00     132.19
   20    557-594     571    123.00-136.00     131.80
    3      683       683       122.50         122.50

                  Feeder Holstein Steers Large 3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6      483       483        80.50          80.50

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    358-398     374    131.00-138.00     135.02
   37    404-447     431    120.50-127.00     123.87
   34    458-498     486    117.00-122.50     121.42

   35    505-548     531    114.50-122.00     118.11
   40    552-596     577    116.50-119.50     118.73
    4      566       566       101.50         101.50   Fleshy

   37    605-607     605    117.00-121.85     120.90
    6    610-619     618    101.00-102.00     101.84   Fleshy
   38    663-677     668    114.75-119.75     118.57

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   16    308-346     337    129.00-135.00     133.77
   18    360-395     379    126.00-136.00     129.94
   31    400-439     427    121.00-125.00     122.54
   23    460-499     472    117.00-121.75     120.72
   17    508-544     529    116.85-119.25     117.72
    8      533       533       106.50         106.50   Fleshy
   13    554-560     557    117.50-122.00     118.50
   13    554-566     560    106.00-107.00     106.54   Fleshy
    8    610-628     618    112.50-114.75     113.63
    7      724       724       109.75         109.75
    3      763       763       107.00         107.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    9    370-380     373    135.00-145.00     139.10
   10    409-439     422    135.25-137.50     136.46
   36    450-495     460    126.00-135.00     133.53
   18    515-548     532    121.00-130.00     125.30
   16    557-593     571    115.50-120.00     117.39
    3      557       557       106.50         106.50   Fleshy
   29    608-645     623    114.50-121.25     117.61
    7    691-695     693    110.50-112.75     111.78
    5    719-725     720    109.00-109.50     109.10
    5      759       759       107.00         107.00

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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