Kingsville Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 02/15/2011

Wednesday, February 16, 2011

Receipts:  3479    Last Week:  2448
 
  Compared to last week, feeder classes with comparable sales sold mostly 
steady to 3.00 higher, with steers weighing 550 to 650 lbs as much as 4.00 
higher.  On a light test from last week, heifers weighing 400 lbs to 450 
lbs sold as much as 8.00 higher.  Slaughter cows traded mostly steady with 
high dressing cows steady to instances 1.00 lower.  Feeder supply included 
many drafts of good quality black hided cattle.  Demand and buyer activity 
remained strong throughout the sale. Cows and bulls were 9 percent of 
receipts.  The feeder supply consisted of 57 percent steers and bulls, 43 
percent heifers with around 49 percent weighing over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   87    453-496     487    150.75-160.50     156.71

  173    503-549     532    150.50-156.85     155.28
  186    551-595     570    141.50-155.25     149.77

  207    602-649     626    132.00-145.25     141.84
  150    656-695     677    125.75-136.75     133.61

   63    712-736     725    127.00-131.75     129.46
  125    751-773     763    123.25-129.75     126.94
    9    757-759     758    119.75-122.00     120.75   Fleshy

   69    801-837     810    119.60-126.85     123.44
   38    854-857     854    120.50-126.50     125.55

   22      913       913       121.50         121.50
    4      981       981       114.75         114.75

    3     1003      1003       113.25         113.25

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    322-343     330    152.00-155.00     153.25
    6      398       398       155.50         155.50
   12    422-445     431    145.50-148.00     146.53
   27    450-475     468    144.00-149.00     146.04
    9    508-533     525    138.00-146.00     140.92
   40    550-584     568    130.50-142.25     139.03
   22    606-632     613    124.50-126.25     125.57
   21    661-689     677    122.00-128.25     123.88
   22    720-723     721    119.00-120.00     119.36
    3      712       712       116.50         116.50   Fleshy
    7      965       965        92.00          92.00

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   12      346       346       136.00         136.00
   13      403       403       132.50         132.50

                    Feeder Steers Medium 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7      381       381        85.00          85.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8    384-394     389    154.00-155.00     154.49

   50    404-448     418    141.00-150.00     147.84
   13    416-421     419    155.00-156.75     155.67   Fancy
   76    454-498     479    136.00-145.25     140.75

  185    501-549     526    130.50-142.00     137.83
  123    550-596     570    129.00-138.00     133.65

  210    601-646     627    124.25-130.10     128.23
   62    659-682     672    119.00-124.75     123.09

   13    740-744     742    114.75-115.00     114.87   Fleshy
   43    750-765     756    115.00-117.75     116.47
    8      751       751       111.75         111.75   Fleshy

   22    860-884     881    111.75-114.00     113.70

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   13    337-341     338    139.50-140.50     140.19
   16    353-393     377    129.00-131.00     129.64
    3      445       445       123.50         123.50
   16    465-498     483    125.00-135.50     131.87
   56    501-547     529    128.50-134.50     130.99
    7      519       519       123.25         123.25   Fleshy
   53    553-597     579    125.00-132.00     128.25
   39    609-646     625    120.00-125.75     122.69
   14    664-685     679    112.50-115.60     114.73
   21    729-739     731    115.75-116.75     116.51

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6      308       308       123.00         123.00
    7      397       397       119.50         119.50
    6    403-431     422    115.00-117.00     115.64

                    Feeder Heifers Medium 2-3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      323       323       100.00         100.00
    6      359       359        85.00          85.00

                 Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   11    403-447     429    141.00-149.00     145.45
    9    453-460     455    140.00-144.50     141.52
   10    510-531     518    138.50-142.50     140.14
    3      580       580       130.50         130.50
   13    650-659     658    125.25-127.00     126.73

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5      470       470       129.00         129.00
    3      547       547       127.50         127.50
   20      620       620       119.75         119.75
    3      798       798       105.00         105.00

Source:  USDA-MO Dept of Ag Market News Service
         Lana Davis/Greg Harrison, Market Reporters, 816-238-0678
         24 Hour Market Report 1-573-522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS760.txt
 
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