Kingsville- Kingsville Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 03/29/2011

Wednesday, March 30, 2011

Receipts:  1809    Last Week:  2506    Year Ago:  1451
 
   Compared to last week, steers and heifers over 450 lbs sold mostly 2.00
to 5.00 higher with some six weight steers up to 10.00 higher.  Calves
under 450 lbs had a lower undertone.  Slaughter cows traded 2.00 to 5.00
higher.  There was another run of top quality feeders with some reputation
cattle selling.  Demand very good.  Cows and bulls were 16 percent of
receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 69 percent of the
run; heifers 31 percent.  Near 61 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      330       330       168.00         168.00
   18    360-393     379    164.00-172.00     168.45

    7    418-449     436    169.50-171.50     170.68
   15    450-488     472    167.50-170.00     168.41

   30    500-535     511    154.00-170.00     163.67
   29    550-583     577    156.00-157.50     156.29

   25    600-638     621    146.00-155.00     150.63
  142    654-694     658    143.00-151.75     149.04

   66    708-732     718    141.00-145.25     144.24
   30    774-795     782    128.50-131.85     130.46

   62      839       839       129.85         129.85
   73    861-874     863    127.85-128.85     128.70

   50      993       993       124.10         124.10

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      326       326       176.50         176.50
   15    425-446     439    156.50-169.50     165.00
   22    510-540     528    150.00-163.00     151.33
   36    554-599     572    149.00-155.25     153.63
   41    605-640     629    141.00-153.50     145.67
   18    655-691     686    141.75-146.00     142.27
   10    713-748     722    133.50-138.00     135.78
   19    751-776     767    131.00-139.50     133.49
    5    800-829     823    127.50-129.00     127.79

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    354-388     364    153.50-154.00     153.85

   10    413-448     424    143.50-152.50     147.90
    5      441       441       139.50         139.50   Fleshy
   11    454-475     467    142.50-144.50     143.59
   19    518-537     530    144.00-148.50     146.72
   18    568-588     579    139.00-140.00     139.45

    4      640       640       136.75         136.75
   11      656       656       136.75         136.75

   22    727-739     732    128.50-131.00     129.53
   17    766-788     774    120.85-122.75     121.52

    4      836       836       119.00         119.00

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    335-343     339    149.00-152.00     150.48
   15    360-388     372    145.00-155.50     152.50
   38    414-448     431    140.00-150.50     144.27
   12    453-478     463    141.00-150.00     144.89
   49    502-543     516    139.50-148.75     145.06
   27    550-588     580    138.50-141.00     139.86
   28    613-646     623    122.00-137.75     134.52
   29    671-678     674    123.75-131.75     128.69
   16    710-718     717    121.75-122.25     122.02

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   15    435-445     442    151.50-160.00     155.25
   17    453-496     485    150.00-166.75     162.69
   10    503-540     507    138.50-166.75     163.74
    9    610-615     611    129.00-135.50     132.27
    3      700       700       120.25         120.25

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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