Kingsville- Kingsville Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 10/05/2010

Wednesday, October 6, 2010

Receipts:  1557    Last Week:  1707    Year Ago:  1054
 
   Compared to last week, better quality steers 2.00 to 5.00 higher;
better quality heifers steady to instances of 2.00 lower.  Slaughter cows
steady.  Demand was moderate to good - best mid sale.  Supply moderate
with a moderate to good test of most classes of feeders.  Average feeder
quality was very good but with some fleshier offerings.  Cows and bulls
were 18 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were
60 percent of the run; heifers 40 percent.  Near 28 percent of feeders
weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   31    404-440     417    127.50-138.50     136.61
   42    455-493     478    123.50-133.50     126.91

   43    508-545     526    118.00-128.50     123.65
   10    516-532     521    108.00-112.25     109.30   Fleshy
   42    563-597     580    113.00-117.00     115.36
    4      551       551       109.00         109.00   Fleshy

    8      626       626       116.00         116.00
   18    650-687     660    108.25-109.85     109.39   Fleshy

   12    700-716     709    113.00-116.25     114.91
   32    756-771     766    109.00-117.00     115.22

    6      854       854       109.75         109.75

   11      921       921       108.85         108.85

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   35    400-448     431    122.50-137.50     131.82
   20    461-491     477    122.50-127.00     124.69
   15    501-541     530    113.00-117.50     117.03
   17      574       574       117.25         117.25
   15    600-623     615    111.00-117.50     115.45
   18    653-669     665    110.00-122.85     119.34
   15    710-725     723    104.00-108.10     107.56
    3      798       798       107.25         107.25

                      Feeder Steers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6      562       562       101.50         101.50   Fleshy
    7      633       633       106.50         106.50

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    305-325     317       115.00         115.00
   13    355-380     365    112.00-117.50     115.84
   25    405-442     413    108.50-116.00     112.62
   10    468-485     473    107.00-108.50     107.90
    8    465-488     472    101.50-104.50     103.62   Fleshy

   12    518-543     530    108.50-114.00     111.19
   12    503-504     504    102.50-103.00     102.83   Fleshy
   16    551-583     575    105.75-106.50     105.93

   16      616       616       112.75         112.75
    5      618       618        97.00          97.00   Fleshy

   10      724       724       113.00         113.00   Replacement
    4      763       763       106.50         106.50

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    355-395     388    113.50-116.00     113.88
    7    438-449     445    109.00-112.75     111.45
   10    420-423     421    102.50-103.00     102.80   Fleshy
   25    452-493     476    110.00-114.50     111.58
   32    511-540     533    108.00-116.00     113.47
    5      509       509       100.50         100.50   Fleshy
   27    553-595     574    106.75-111.75     108.98
    7      575       575        93.75          93.75   Brahman X
    3      565       565        93.00          93.00   Fleshy
    6    607-645     626    106.25-107.75     106.98
    8      617       617       112.00         112.00   Thin Fleshed
    6    660-690     684     98.50-104.00      99.38
    3      680       680        97.00          97.00   Fleshy
   10    710-740     727     99.25-106.00     102.27
    4    818-823     820    103.00-105.75     104.37

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      442       442       104.00         104.00
    3      470       470       105.00         105.00
    4      563       563       104.00         104.00

                      Feeder Heifers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      520       520       105.00         105.00
    5      640       640        97.00          97.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    400-427     417    115.50-131.00     121.81
    3      445       445       102.00         102.00   Fleshy
   15    467-498     482    110.00-117.75     112.76
   11    500-543     526    103.00-109.00     105.40
    6    512-528     520     93.50-102.00      97.82   Fleshy
   10    553-593     565     96.00-107.50     102.90
    3      600       600        97.50          97.50

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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