Kingsville- Kingsville Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 08/17/2010

Wednesday, August 18, 2010

Receipts:  1103    Last Week:  578    Year Ago:  1713
 
   Compared to last week calves under 500 lbs had a much higher
undertone compared to last week’s light test of those calves; heavier
feeders uneven with better quality steady to 3.00 higher; other offerings
2.00-3.00 lower.  Slaughter cows firm-2.00 higher with most of the
increase on leaner cows.  Average feeder quality not as attractive as
normal.  Cows and bulls were 14 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply,
steers and bulls were 45 percent of the run; heifers 55 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
    6    300-349     341    145.00-146.00     145.15
    3      390       390       140.00         140.00

    6    415-423     419    135.00-138.00     136.49
    5    450-477     466    130.00-133.00     131.84

    3      505       505       123.00         123.00
    8      592       592       120.50         120.50
    3      577       577       115.50         115.50   Fleshy

   34    603-633     625    118.75-126.75     120.97
    6      633       633       113.50         113.50   Fleshy
    3      653       653       116.00         116.00
   13    693-698     697       109.50         109.50   Fleshy

   27    710-725     720    117.00-121.75     118.87
   12    772-799     789    113.25-116.75     114.63

    6      949       949       104.50         104.50

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    355-395     370    137.50-138.00     137.82
    9    410-449     445    129.00-134.00     129.51
   16    455-486     467    125.25-133.00     129.03
   10    508-548     526    122.50-129.00     124.30
   19    558-570     562    120.00-126.00     123.09
   24    606-646     622    117.00-126.75     121.99
    3      612       612       110.00         110.00   Fleshy
   24    655-699     678    116.25-122.75     119.59
    7      696       696       110.25         110.25   Fleshy
    4      895       895       108.75         108.75

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      300       300       130.50         130.50
    3      367       367       124.00         124.00

    8    402-421     414    125.00-127.75     126.75
    6    480-497     488    113.00-114.75     113.89
    3      495       495       111.50         111.50   Fleshy

    8    501-509     505    113.00-114.00     113.50
    7      594       594       105.00         105.00   Fleshy

   56    600-627     618    106.75-116.75     112.76
    9    663-672     666    114.00-115.00     114.34
    3      685       685       103.25         103.25   Fleshy

   79    700-723     722    108.50-114.00     113.29
    3      798       798        97.00          97.00   Fleshy

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8    360-385     373    121.50-124.00     122.85
    8    421-440     426    114.50-117.50     116.92
   38    450-499     478    112.50-123.00     115.17
    3      450       450       108.00         108.00   Fleshy
   34    500-543     523    106.00-117.25     112.02
    4    517-525     519    102.00-105.00     104.24   Fleshy
   47    551-592     574    105.00-117.75     110.60
   20    613-648     626    105.50-115.75     110.22
    7    650-658     655    103.50-110.50     107.15
    4      759       759       103.25         103.25   Fleshy
    6      862       862       103.00         103.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      435       435       107.50         107.50
    7    523-532     527    106.00-107.50     106.85
    3      585       585    103.00-103.50     103.17
    3      612       612       103.25         103.25

                      Feeder Heifers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      733       733       102.00         102.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    355-390     363    130.00-136.00     133.71
    4      443       443       122.00         122.00
    7      458       458       120.00         120.00
   13    518-528     522    111.50-118.75     116.80
    6    550-585     562    110.00-114.50     112.57
   14    600-637     622    104.00-115.75     110.98
    6    675-683     678    109.00-110.00     109.34
    4    755-783     776    103.50-104.00     103.62
    3    810-815     812     98.00-99.00       98.67

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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