Kingsville Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 02/22/2011

Wednesday, February 23, 2011

Receipts:  2877    Last Week:  3479    Year Ago:  1568
 
   Compared to last week, feeder steers weighing under 700 lbs sold 3.00 to 
5.00 higher with steers over 700 lbs selling mostly steady to 3.00 higher.  
Heifers sold steady to 3.00 higher.  Feeder offering included many 
consignments of top quality reputation cattle.  Demand and buyer activity was 
very good despite colder temperatures returning to the area.  Slaughter cows 
traded steady.  Cows and bulls were 10 percent of receipts.  The feeder 
supply consisted of 56 percent steers and bulls, 44 percent heifers with 
around 63 percent weighing over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5      390       390       181.50         181.50

   35    401-428     411    174.00-179.85     177.65
   53    459-497     482    155.00-167.50     162.26
    4      459       459       170.00         170.00   Fancy

   49    513-548     529    154.50-160.00     157.20
   16      502       502       166.25         166.25   Fancy
   61    553-598     569    145.25-156.00     151.11

  133    602-641     620    138.50-149.00     143.56
  179    654-699     684    135.00-140.50     136.87

   23    714-747     728    128.00-130.00     128.49
  168    756-793     772    123.10-130.10     126.33

   45    806-830     818    124.75-127.00     126.15
    9      816       816       115.00         115.00   Fleshy
   52    855-898     877    119.00-124.50     122.25

   58      920       920       119.35         119.35

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   13    455-495     479    144.00-152.25     149.23
   15    502-539     527    145.50-155.00     150.45
   23    555-598     590    141.25-146.25     144.87
   16    618-646     639    129.75-135.75     133.95
   37    668-695     684    122.25-130.25     126.83
   11      743       743       126.75         126.75
   12      715       715       116.00         116.00   Fleshy
   15    750-786     763    118.00-122.75     119.07

                  Feeder Holstein Steers Large 3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      400       400        90.00          90.00
    7      604       604        90.00          90.00
    8      695       695        95.50          95.50
   10      830       830        97.75          97.75

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7      381       381       150.00         150.00

   30    409-435     417    138.50-148.25     145.44
   65    453-491     474    136.00-148.25     144.24

   83    500-545     531    132.50-142.25     138.49
  100    556-599     578    130.00-141.50     134.93

  134    600-634     618    124.00-132.75     128.20
    6      647       647       121.25         121.25   Fleshy
  135    651-698     671    121.10-127.85     125.57

   41    700-729     713    117.25-122.60     120.73
    9      744       744       127.00         127.00   Fancy
   17      730       730       115.35         115.35   Fleshy

    9      916       916       110.25         110.25

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   13    378-395     387    129.25-140.25     138.44
    8      361       361       145.25         145.25   Thin Fleshed
   23    403-442     417    125.00-137.00     131.34
    7    480-493     490    128.50-135.00     132.65
   11      481       481       146.25         146.25   Thin Fleshed
   19    503-545     522    128.50-137.50     134.13
   35    562-595     579    122.00-129.75     126.43
   37    602-645     628    122.75-130.00     125.31
   37    650-697     671    114.00-123.75     118.61
   24    718-743     732    109.00-114.00     110.65
   12      788       788       109.85         109.85
    3    800-803     802    111.50-115.75     114.34

                 Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6      363       363       170.00         170.00
    8      422       422       164.00         164.00
   25    473-495     480    154.50-160.50     158.47
    4    575-577     576    135.50-140.50     139.25
   12    605-644     637    130.00-137.50     134.61
    3      705       705       118.50         118.50

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    763-783     771    105.75-106.00     105.85

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