Kingsville- Kingsville Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 04/12/2011

Wednesday, April 13, 2011

Receipts:  2261    Last Week:  2778    Year Ago:  3772
 
   Compared to last week, calf prices were uneven with better quality five
and six weight feeders steady-firm; lesser quality calves, lighter calves,
and feeders over 700 lbs 2.00 to 5.00 lower.  Demand good to very good.
Supply included numerous bulls.  Slaughter cows traded 2.00 to 3.00 lower.
Cows and bulls were 13 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers
and bulls were 54 percent of the run; heifers 46 percent.  Near 49 percent
of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      378       378       169.00         169.00

    7    440-445     443    161.00-167.75     164.88
   32    464-493     473    159.25-164.50     160.85

   41    503-548     525    150.25-164.00     155.53
   26    563-599     590    144.50-164.00     158.33

   62    601-648     626    140.25-159.50     151.12
   38    651-688     667    137.50-156.00     144.30

   54    701-748     717    137.00-144.00     140.87
   11      757       757       138.00         138.00

   31    805-848     830    125.00-130.25     126.30
   37    858-890     870    124.00-128.00     124.74

    3      900       900       125.00         125.00
   56    969-976     970    121.25-122.50     122.41

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   20    363-396     374    162.00-168.00     164.43
   26    403-436     424    159.50-166.50     165.14
   15    458-485     469    156.00-163.00     159.58
   33    504-548     531    150.75-158.00     154.14
   20    552-592     578    148.50-168.00     163.22
    9    607-630     614    144.50-160.50     156.86
   22    650-683     680    144.00-152.50     147.72
   15    703-734     726    131.25-138.25     135.29
   29    753-794     785    131.00-135.00     134.31
    3      853       853       128.75         128.75

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    395-398     397    160.00-163.00     160.99

   24    404-429     418    142.50-160.00     153.92
    6      433       433       138.50         138.50   Fleshy
   25    454-473     457    143.25-146.50     145.39
    5      487       487       134.75         134.75   Fleshy

   41    528-541     538    140.00-148.00     145.40
   56    562-585     574    139.50-149.75     145.84

   65    614-649     634    131.50-144.00     140.11
    5      600       600       126.00         126.00   Fleshy
   31    661-681     678    130.85-137.25     131.86

   30    720-734     722    126.25-131.75     130.34
   16    765-778     777    122.00-122.75     122.05

   13    808-838     819    117.50-122.25     118.90
   17      827       827       114.50         114.50   Fleshy

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10    313-349     334    149.00-163.00     156.18
   21    352-395     377    150.00-165.00     159.66
   13      371       371       138.50         138.50   Fleshy
   29    403-435     423    143.00-159.50     150.04
   65    453-498     482    134.00-149.85     143.29
   56    500-546     537    130.00-150.00     141.45
   16    550-590     575    130.00-139.00     134.79
   16    612-643     629    136.25-140.00     137.55
    8    660-662     661    126.75-134.50     129.65
   18    705-732     715    119.85-125.75     121.58
    7    770-796     792    118.75-119.75     118.89
    7      807       807       122.75         122.75

                      Feeder Heifers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6      491       491       130.25         130.25
    9      619       619       124.00         124.00
    3      745       745       113.50         113.50

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   11    374-391     383    165.50-169.00     167.58
   24    415-438     425    159.50-168.50     164.31
   27    450-498     476    150.00-160.25     155.74
    6    507-547     527    133.00-153.00     142.62
   17    565-599     590    135.25-147.00     138.57
    9      603       603    120.00-138.00     132.00
   12      653       653    133.00-137.00     135.00
    7      746       746       120.00         120.00
   10    765-783     781    111.00-111.50     111.45

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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