Kingsville- Kingsville Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 03/08/2011

Wednesday, March 9, 2011

Receipts:  3197    Last Week:  2666    Year Ago:  4026
 
   Compared to last week, steers under 550 lbs 2.00 lower; heavier steers
fully steady; heifers under 450 lbs 4.00 higher; heavier heifers firm
to 3.00 higher.  Slaughter cows 1.00-4.00 higher.  Demand very good with
active trade.  Very nice quality run of stockers and feeders.  Cows and
bulls were 9 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls
were 46 percent of the run; heifers 54 percent.  Near 57 percent of feeders
weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   13      385       385       170.00         170.00

   13    408-415     411    161.00-169.00     166.22
   41    460-468     464    160.00-170.50     165.56

   40    505-549     530    149.50-162.00     156.50
   40    563-598     578    149.50-155.00     152.04

   83    600-649     632    135.25-146.75     142.79
  114    651-697     681    132.00-139.75     136.31

   94    701-731     714    129.85-141.25     135.61
   43    767-782     769    125.60-127.50     125.98

   26      809       809       127.00         127.00
  116    869-885     872    122.00-124.00     123.47

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7      321       321       168.00         168.00
   11    353-388     375    159.00-167.00     164.26
    5    405-449     440    158.00-161.00     160.45
   21    477-495     485    146.50-165.00     156.49
   51    500-542     518    147.00-164.50     158.61
   54    550-599     571    141.75-155.00     147.68
   27    604-637     622    129.50-147.50     139.21
   55    660-695     673    126.75-137.25     133.36
    4      734       734       125.00         125.00
   20    752-794     766    122.75-129.75     127.63
   11    864-898     873    122.50-122.75     122.68

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   20    368-392     385    143.00-153.50     150.48

   23    402-411     406    145.50-152.00     149.62
   21    468-487     483    139.50-145.00     143.74

   64    513-531     526    134.00-144.00     140.53
   58    559-587     572    131.50-140.00     136.75
   13    551-588     577    115.00-118.25     117.29   Fleshy

   40    611-640     619    124.00-132.00     128.69
  150    661-695     684    125.75-130.25     128.21

  114    702-729     718    116.00-123.10     119.26
   22    756-797     782    115.10-116.75     115.68

   29    802-831     819    110.85-111.25     111.09
   22      863       863       113.85         113.85

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    305-340     314    144.00-152.00     149.83
   31    353-399     389    137.00-150.50     139.60
   36    403-443     422    131.50-148.50     137.75
   98    455-499     481    129.50-146.00     135.11
    3      472       472       123.50         123.50   Fleshy
   72    502-548     526    126.75-140.00     134.52
    5      500       500       121.25         121.25   Full
   92    550-598     573    124.25-141.50     133.35
    3      580       580       118.00         118.00   Fleshy
    4      555       555       120.00         120.00   Full
   66    601-646     617    124.00-131.00     128.51
   10    619-640     625    118.00-119.75     119.21   Fleshy
   64    658-693     672    118.00-130.00     125.34
   17      722       722       117.25         117.25
    7      816       816       112.10         112.10
    3      853       853       109.00         109.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    450-453     452    155.00-156.00     155.83
   14    509-523     516    128.00-155.50     138.27
    8    560-595     567    127.00-138.00     135.69
   15    625-647     640    119.00-127.50     121.58
    3      653       653       125.50         125.50

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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