Kingsville- Kingsville Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 04/19/2011

Wednesday, April 20, 2011

Receipts:  1850    Last Week:  2261    Year Ago:  2719
 
   Compared to last week, three weight steers sold up to 10.00 higher;
four to six weight steers were uneven from 5.00 lower to 5.00 higher;
seven weight steers were not well tested; heifers sold mostly steady to
4.00 lower.  Average feeder quality was not as attractive as last week and
much of the feeder run showed more fill than normal.  Slaughter cows were
steady to 1.00 higher on a good test.  Cows and bulls were 20 percent of
receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 52 percent of the
run; heifers 48 percent.  Near 19 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   18    354-398     386    166.50-179.00     169.69

   43    407-444     421    154.25-167.00     159.74
   79    450-499     470    154.00-166.00     160.15

   95    503-547     523    150.00-163.75     156.04
   12      580       580       155.00         155.00
   14      599       599       143.25         143.25   Fleshy

   36    601-644     629    143.00-151.00     148.40
    5      600       600       137.00         137.00   Fleshy
    4      695       695       144.25         144.25
    8    651-690     661    130.00-136.00     134.43   Fleshy

    3      725       725    125.50-137.50     133.50
    6      709       709       114.75         114.75   Calves
   19    755-759     756    137.00-137.25     137.18
    8      784       784       118.50         118.50   Fleshy

    4      848       848       122.75         122.75

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   12    330-348     337    167.00-178.00     174.37
    9    350-385     362    164.00-179.00     172.04
   29    405-443     425    157.50-170.00     162.53
   44    461-493     478    153.00-165.85     158.68
   17    515-532     526    147.75-154.50     149.55
   24    571-595     580    144.50-157.50     155.47
   21    615-633     623    143.00-152.50     150.58
    4      659       659       143.00         143.00
    4    710-735     729    128.00-135.00     133.30

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      395       395       152.00         152.00

   19    411-420     417    150.50-151.00     150.82
   78    452-499     472    140.25-150.00     143.03

   61    510-533     525    135.00-149.75     144.68
   42    558-591     573    136.00-144.00     142.02
    3      570       570       132.00         132.00   Fleshy

   10    604-640     608    136.50-142.00     139.51
   28    657-682     664    126.75-138.00     134.58
    6      689       689       118.25         118.25   Fleshy

    3      723       723       126.50         126.50

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    9    302-343     329    149.50-150.00     149.65
   43    353-399     378    148.00-165.50     155.62
   38    413-448     431    142.50-152.00     150.01
   45    450-486     463    132.00-149.50     139.29
    7      470       470       125.00         125.00   Full
   31    513-541     525    132.00-145.00     139.43
   33    555-584     569    131.50-139.75     135.37
   14    603-637     632    120.00-137.50     131.75
   22    661-667     665    119.00-130.00     126.65

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    407-430     415    161.00-167.00     165.35
    3      483       483       135.50         135.50
    9    518-545     530    136.50-147.50     141.20
    3      573       573       143.50         143.50

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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