Kingsville- Kingsville Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 03/22/2011

Wednesday, March 23, 2011

Receipts:  2506    Last Week:  2494    Year Ago:  1698
 
   Compared to last weeks strong test, three weight and eight weight steers
sold steady to 2.00 higher with other steers steady to 3.00 lower; three
weight heifers were firm to 4.00 higher; other heifers steady to 2.00 lower.
Slaughter cows traded steady to firm.  There was another top quality run of
feeders with good weigh-up.  Demand very good.  Cows and bulls were
14 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were
54 percent of the run; heifers 46 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
   12    361-397     373    174.00-180.00     178.49

    6    428-437     432    160.50-166.50     163.53
   45    461-498     485    154.00-165.00     163.67

   48    502-549     526    158.00-162.75     160.72
   91    550-598     582    147.75-160.00     151.34

   63    608-637     630    144.25-150.00     145.58
   15    618-645     626    134.00-140.85     138.64   Calves
   73    659-695     671    131.25-142.00     138.48

   29    710-735     711    130.00-139.75     139.40
   16    778-782     780    124.75-128.00     125.96

    9      800       800       125.50         125.50
   12      859       859       125.85         125.85

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10    305-341     330    156.50-173.00     160.46
   15    361-395     379    160.00-180.00     171.95
   21    428-448     437    159.00-170.00     164.86
   18    460-493     472    155.00-167.00     160.95
   25    508-535     525    147.50-157.75     153.84
    3      507       507       165.00         165.00   Thin Fleshed
   45    555-584     577    144.50-157.00     154.41
   14    610-620     619    145.00-150.00     149.29
    8    675-698     686    130.00-138.75     133.98
   25    703-740     713    123.00-134.50     131.29
   60      818       818       127.85         127.85
    7      883       883       123.85         123.85

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    338-340     339    149.00-160.00     154.48
    9    350-386     372    149.50-159.00     151.72

   27    404-448     421    142.50-153.75     149.36
    3      417       417       136.00         136.00   Fleshy
  109    457-491     477    137.50-142.50     140.32

   30    501-545     525    137.25-145.00     140.84
   30    558-599     573    134.75-141.35     138.66

  134    615-643     634    128.00-137.85     134.88
    4      608       608       128.50         128.50   Calves
    3      623       623       125.00         125.00   Fleshy

   16      822       822       111.60         111.60

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   21    300-348     326    148.00-157.00     151.24
   18    355-398     377    143.00-160.00     152.77
   39    401-442     424    137.50-152.25     144.80
   37    450-496     479    134.00-140.50     138.18
    5      457       457       126.50         126.50   Fleshy
   70    511-540     530    133.00-145.75     141.41
   59    553-595     583    134.00-139.75     137.36
   15    600-648     615    127.00-134.75     131.75
    3      625       625       123.00         123.00   Fleshy
   19    652-692     661    116.75-130.25     126.62
    3      707       707       117.00         117.00
   17      703       703       126.00         126.00   Thin Fleshed
   11    771-781     775    117.75-118.25     117.93

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      404       404       130.00         130.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   22    400-445     424    152.50-169.50     162.45
   38    454-495     472    144.25-168.00     156.27
   10    510-535     523    133.00-153.50     138.40
   13    532-533     533    158.25-160.75     159.79   Thin Fleshed
   17    556-587     565    133.50-145.00     141.68
    9    615-639     632    131.00-137.00     132.33
    5    650-670     658    128.50-130.00     129.11
    7      755       755       109.50         109.50

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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