Kingsville- Kingsville Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 08/03/2010

Wednesday, August 4, 2010

Receipts:  752    Last Week:  2096    Year Ago:  1023
 
   Compared to last week, feeders near steady.  Average feeder quality
was less attractive than normal except for load lots and some larger
packages.  With high heat index readings, trade was less active on most
offerings.  Slaughter cows traded fully steady on a good test.  Cows and
bulls were 15 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and
bulls were 66 percent of the run; heifers 34 percent.  Near 49 percent
of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   11    507-549     530    125.00-128.00     127.20

    5    715-733     729    115.75-116.75     115.95

   63      803       803       114.50         114.50
   58      868       868       110.10         110.10

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      445       445       127.50         127.50
   14      490       490       135.00         135.00
    3      510       510       122.00         122.00
   54    567-594     571    122.50-129.00     128.12
    4      575       575       118.00         118.00   Full
   36    611-636     628    115.00-125.35     122.01
    3      655       655       114.50         114.50
    3      732       732       115.75         115.75
    4      701       701       106.50         106.50   Brahman X

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8    404-449     426    120.50-120.75     120.63
    8    457-495     471    120.00-122.25     120.89
    3      528       528       119.00         119.00

                      Feeder Steers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      705       705       110.75         110.75

                    Feeder Steers Medium 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      490       490       121.25         121.25
    3      535       535       114.00         114.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      500       500       116.50         116.50
    4      568       568       116.00         116.00

   27    608-642     613    111.75-117.50     116.18

    4    700-730     722    109.00-109.50     109.12

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    425-430     427    112.00-113.00     112.67
   25    468-495     477    111.50-120.25     117.10
    4    470-495     478    104.00-106.00     105.23   Fleshy
   51    500-545     540    112.00-121.75     120.70
    6    512-522     517    105.50-110.00     107.73   Fleshy
   11    562-590     575    111.25-114.00     112.80
    4      584       584       107.25         107.25   Fleshy
   10      654       654       114.85         114.85

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      553       553       107.00         107.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      410       410       122.00         122.00
    4    550-565     556    115.00-117.00     115.76
    5    600-625     617    108.50-109.50     109.10
    3    660-685     677    106.00-112.50     108.11

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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