Kingsville- Kingsville Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 07/06/2010

Wednesday, July 7, 2010

Receipts:  944    Last Week:  1134    Year Ago:  1148
 
   Compared to last week, feeder steers and heifers under 500 lbs lightly
tested this week; five weight steers steady-2.00 lower; heavier steers and
five weight heifers steady-2.00 higher; heavier heifers lightly tested last
week but with a higher undertone.  Slaughter cows firm-1.00 higher on a
strong test.  Average feeder quality was very good with a moderate run.
Demand good to very good.  Cows and bulls were 21 percent of receipts.  In
the feeder supply steers and bulls were 57 percent of the run; heifers
43 percent.  Near 53 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      433       433       136.50         136.50
   10    473-480     475    128.00-132.25     129.88

   19    508-530     515    124.75-130.50     127.99
   31    560-587     579    120.25-130.00     122.81

   33    615-638     625    120.00-129.00     126.85
   52    673-681     678    122.85-124.75     123.65
   19      653       653       115.00         115.00   Fleshy

   13      742       742       118.85         118.85
    8      798       798       115.00         115.00

   25    811-834     816    112.25-113.85     113.52

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      394       394       140.00         140.00
    9    409-415     411    136.50-138.00     137.50
    9      494       494       128.50         128.50
   13    500-543     521    123.25-127.75     126.19
   13    572-582     579    124.50-127.50     126.46
    5      595       595       114.25         114.25   Fleshy
   14    606-645     626    113.50-125.00     119.77
   17    689-698     694    110.50-120.75     115.57
   11    701-725     704    115.00-118.75     118.15
   10    755-766     765    111.00-114.50     114.15

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      393       393       124.75         124.75

    4      481       481       118.25         118.25
   14      498       498       114.60         114.60   Fleshy

   18    521-541     532    121.00-124.50     123.88
    5      514       514       114.00         114.00   Fleshy
   14    591-598     594    118.00-120.75     119.56
   16      590       590       110.35         110.35   Fleshy

   36    605-638     626    114.00-120.00     118.04
    3      623       623       109.50         109.50   Fleshy
   16    661-680     672    112.00-118.50     113.67
   14      674       674       105.10         105.10   Fleshy

   29    716-748     724    105.75-110.00     108.41

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   12    410-431     426    116.50-119.75     118.39
   13    453-498     470    114.00-118.00     115.10
   21    513-542     521    115.00-117.25     115.47
   21    553-595     572    114.00-120.00     117.25
    3      640       640       118.00         118.00
    3      653       653       111.75         111.75
    4      700       700       107.50         107.50

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    400-440     418    125.00-128.00     127.04
    3      470       470    124.00-125.00     124.67
    7    520-544     535    119.00-123.75     122.04
    3      652       652       109.50         109.50

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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