Kingsville- Kingsville Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 02/08/2011

Wednesday, February 9, 2011

Receipts:  2448    Last Week:  0    Year Ago:  1714
 
   Compared to two weeks ago, five weight steers sold steady to 5.00
higher; other steers steady to 2.00 lower.  Heifers from 400 to 750 lbs
sold steady to 2.00 higher.  Slaughter cows traded 3.00 to 5.00 higher.
Feeder supply included numerous reputation and top quality offerings.
Demand and buyer activity both strengthened as the sale progressed.  Cows
and bulls were 10 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply steers and
bulls were 53 percent of the run; heifers 47 percent.  Near 58 percent of
feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   19    465-493     479    152.00-168.00     162.79

   17    507-546     520    150.00-161.50     152.27
   51    556-586     575    143.50-150.00     145.93

   55    607-647     626    132.25-141.00     136.36
   86    664-694     683    125.00-135.00     132.15

   67    702-743     713    124.25-130.00     128.40
   72    751-792     776    120.25-129.00     124.34

  132    806-837     829    119.50-122.85     122.46
   19    851-896     872    116.75-120.10     118.63

    3      913       913       117.00         117.00

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   17    358-393     370    150.00-174.50     159.18
   19    403-413     410    175.00-182.50     180.17
   56    458-495     475    149.00-165.00     162.09
   35    518-547     533    129.50-150.00     141.49
   43    551-573     567    135.00-152.25     145.31
   10      588       588       123.50         123.50   Brahman X
   23    605-648     635    124.00-132.50     126.47
    8      620       620       119.00         119.00   Brahman X
   11    687-690     688    118.00-118.25     118.14
    7    769-775     772    118.00-124.50     121.70
    3      945       945       114.75         114.75

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   12    405-419     412    138.00-141.25     139.60
   53    455-498     465    133.50-143.25     139.35

   74    503-545     526    130.75-139.00     135.51
   18    554-578     563    127.75-133.75     130.92
    5      569       569       117.00         117.00   Fleshy
   94    605-639     631    122.50-128.00     125.85
   46    658-695     679    119.50-123.75     122.01

   46    711-734     721    120.00-122.00     121.33

    3      880       880       108.75         108.75

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   21    360-393     384    134.50-141.00     136.82
   36    400-448     424    128.50-140.50     134.51
   31    455-493     476    126.00-138.00     131.33
   45    513-541     527    126.50-138.75     132.80
   58    550-574     559    115.00-137.00     127.71
   83    601-648     627    122.25-128.00     125.96
   83    652-681     668    114.00-127.00     119.49
    9    705-740     710    110.50-119.00     117.19
    3      755       755       116.00         116.00
    5    810-820     816    108.25-112.75     110.96

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7      711       711        97.75          97.75

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   17    460-495     480    138.00-144.00     142.99
    3      523       523       130.50         130.50
   11    561-566     564    119.25-125.50     122.67
   22    615-645     616    115.00-118.75     118.57
   13    670-687     683    110.25-113.00     110.87
   12    705-733     729    110.00-110.50     110.27

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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