Kingsville- Kingsville Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 04/05/2011

Wednesday, April 6, 2011

Receipts:  2778    Last Week:  1809    Year Ago:  2529
 
   Compared to last week, steer calves under 450 lbs firm to 4.00 higher;
steers over 750 lbs 2.00 to 5.00 higher; other steers steady-weak.
Heifers calves under 500 lbs firm to 8.00 higher; other heifers steady-
firm.  Slaughter cows steady to firm.  Supply heavy with demand good to
very good.  Cows and bulls were 15 percent of receipts.  In the feeder
supply, steers and bulls were 62 percent of the run; heifers 38 percent.
Near 45 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   25    341-345     341    175.00-193.50     192.75
   35    360-387     383    169.00-183.75     181.84

   14    410-438     431    160.00-175.00     166.11
   45    453-488     455    157.50-175.75     174.45

   34    505-538     521    154.75-165.00     160.20
   39    554-563     559    155.00-166.00     160.26
    4      585       585       139.50         139.50   Fleshy

   25    600-620     609    151.00-156.00     153.59
   58    655-692     666    144.50-151.00     148.57
    7      660       660       137.75         137.75   Fleshy

   28    715-730     725    145.00-146.00     145.54
   43    758-778     772    133.35-136.75     133.84
   11      795       795       127.25         127.25   Fleshy

  137    822-844     833    127.75-135.85     134.07
    3      877       877       127.50         127.50

   51      967       967       125.85         125.85

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    9    375-398     390    159.00-172.00     166.18
   29    401-445     419    158.00-170.00     164.43
   27    454-475     467    159.00-167.50     165.07
   15    503-525     511    157.00-163.50     159.11
   46    550-596     570    145.00-163.50     157.26
   28    600-645     617    136.50-152.00     146.80
   55    660-695     670    135.00-148.00     144.58
   22    700-748     735    133.75-140.00     138.82
    5    760-795     772    129.50-136.00     133.96
    9    813-840     826    131.25-131.50     131.31

                      Feeder Steers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   12    654-688     677    135.25-140.00     136.78
    5      863       863       127.75         127.75

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   15      315       315       165.00         165.00
   39    360-396     369    152.00-161.75     159.86

   64    405-448     428    147.00-165.00     158.72
   18    455-496     478    143.00-154.00     149.67

   31    505-543     519    135.00-149.00     143.48
   48    553-599     574    140.00-145.00     142.30

   23    612-638     632    137.85-139.75     138.25
   19    674-677     676    136.00-138.75     137.45

   73      720       720       130.75         130.75

   10    803-843     815    121.25-124.75     123.66

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    320-345     326    146.00-158.50     156.18
   21    355-395     380    144.50-154.00     151.13
   50    405-443     427    141.50-159.00     151.72
   39    450-493     471    139.50-153.50     146.64
   38    504-540     512    130.00-150.00     143.34
    5      536       536       122.00         122.00   Fleshy
   31    555-598     580    124.00-138.00     131.45
   42    605-646     624    126.50-140.00     135.92
   12    675-699     692    120.00-127.25     123.61
   16    703-748     728    122.00-130.50     125.36
   11      702       702       114.00         114.00   Fleshy
    4      750       750       120.50         120.50
   11    812-840     821    117.50-124.50     119.91

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   15    355-394     371    154.50-180.00     166.35
   48    400-448     430    153.50-165.00     160.76
   49    452-498     475    151.00-164.50     160.42
   30    508-535     521    147.00-158.75     155.22
   12    550-598     566    136.00-155.50     149.54
    8    605-628     619    133.00-140.00     137.27
   14    653-689     669    119.50-132.00     124.19
    7    700-727     719    121.00-125.50     124.25

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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