Kingsville- Kingsville Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 12/14/2010

Wednesday, December 15, 2010

Receipts:  2938    Last Week:  3580    Year Ago:  2685
 
   Compared to last week, feeders were mostly firm except calves under
450 lbs had a lower undertone and five weight steers sold up to 3.00
higher.  Slaughter cows traded steady to 1.00 higher.  Demand very good -
trade active.  Supply included numerous offerings of top quality and
reputation feeders.  Cows and bulls were 13 percent of receipts.  In the
feeder supply, steers and bulls were 56 percent of the run; heifers
44 percent.  Near 39 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   14    308-336     327    146.50-157.00     151.08
    3    365-370     367    142.00-144.50     143.66

   13    444-447     446    136.00-150.00     145.71
   23    452-497     485    131.50-138.25     135.91

   66    500-544     511    126.75-137.10     134.46
   55    558-594     572    123.75-134.00     129.20

  193    600-644     616    119.50-128.60     125.62
   66    655-693     683    117.00-125.25     123.14

   67    705-747     717    115.50-123.75     120.60
    6    730-738     733    109.25-111.00     109.84   Fleshy
   32    753-790     765    117.50-121.00     119.74
    6      788       788       105.75         105.75   Fleshy

   20      808       808       117.60         117.60
    7      857       857       114.50         114.50

   25    913-915     913    112.75-115.75     115.63

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    325-347     342    145.50-162.00     148.55
   21    355-399     375    136.00-145.00     140.09
   40    409-448     422    135.00-150.25     140.23
   58    455-498     472    133.00-146.50     139.34
    3      465       465       126.00         126.00   Fleshy
   54    505-547     525    127.00-135.00     130.73
   34    550-585     572    126.50-135.25     129.90
    5      580       580       120.00         120.00   Fleshy
   31    600-645     628    118.75-125.25     123.10
   69    651-694     673    115.00-122.75     118.82
    7    709-730     712    116.00-118.75     117.56
    5    800-825     813    112.00-114.00     112.81

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5      398       398       138.00         138.00
   12      448       448       129.25         129.25
   12    455-459     458    126.50-128.50     127.16
    8      558       558       118.00         118.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   15    358-395     373    125.75-126.75     126.33

    4    408-413     410    122.00-125.00     123.49
   22    450-483     471    117.75-125.50     119.92

   97    507-544     525    112.75-121.50     116.98
   86    555-598     571    114.00-125.25     120.01

   40    609-630     615    110.50-120.00     115.58
   54    651-693     675    108.75-118.35     113.89

   41    714-738     730    108.25-115.35     114.02
    3      790       790       106.25         106.25

   24    865-881     878    106.25-109.75     109.03

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   54    350-399     374    118.00-135.00     124.34
   50    408-448     435    120.00-126.00     122.88
  128    452-498     473    116.00-124.50     120.95
  100    503-548     526    110.00-119.25     114.79
  100    550-595     574    105.50-117.50     113.39
   23    605-645     620    108.00-115.00     110.99
   11    650-690     674    107.00-112.00     110.54
    4    700-710     706    104.75-112.00     109.20
   13    750-768     761    104.75-110.00     106.62

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      303       303       139.00         139.00
    8    375-383     379    136.50-138.50     137.49
   11    408-448     420    132.00-133.00     132.71
   32    463-493     486    121.00-138.25     126.62
   34    505-547     524    119.50-126.25     123.17
   21    552-598     573    115.25-120.50     118.84
   15    604-646     621    112.75-117.75     115.92
   10    683-697     689    102.00-107.50     106.09
    4      770       770        95.25          95.25

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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