Kingsville- Kingsville Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 05/03/2011

Wednesday, May 4, 2011

Receipts:  2268    Last Week:  1451    Year Ago:  2677
 
   Compared to last week, steer and heifer calves under 500 lbs firm to
instances 6.00 higher on a better quality test than last week; heavier
weights near steady except six weight steers 2.00 lower and five weight
heifers up to 6.00 higher.  There was a nice quality run with several
loads selling.  Supply included several non-weaned calves.  Slaughter
cows traded steady to 2.00 lower.  Cows and bulls were 20 percent of
receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 51 percent of the
run; heifers 49 percent.  Near 47 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      381       381       160.50         160.50

   16    412-427     415    156.50-160.50     159.73
   45    463-496     481    148.00-170.00     153.08

   61    503-543     534    145.00-156.00     151.49
   70    550-593     580    149.00-153.00     149.87
   13      581       581    134.25-135.25     134.63   Fleshy

   37    630-643     643    145.00-147.00     145.05
   47    653-684     682    135.00-144.25     137.80
   25    663-670     666    132.25-134.00     132.95   Fleshy

   18      784       784       129.75         129.75
   11      750       750       123.00         123.00   Fleshy

   13    801-840     821    122.00-128.60     125.25

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    342-345     343    171.00-173.00     172.20
   10    358-395     367    151.50-170.00     158.35
   33    400-443     419    152.00-164.50     159.32
   29    463-497     474    148.50-165.00     154.32
   31    502-518     507    147.25-159.50     156.12
   11    560-590     572    139.00-148.00     145.49
   19    611-638     620    143.00-149.00     146.12
   18    668-682     676    137.25-143.00     139.81
    4    705-723     718    129.00-135.50     133.91
   58      842       842       128.00         128.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      399       399       150.50         150.50

    5      422       422       147.50         147.50
   39    471-477     473    141.00-151.50     147.68

   44    510-542     526    137.00-151.00     144.43
   62    557-589     564    135.00-150.25     146.89
    3      592       592       126.50         126.50   Fleshy

   50      631       631       136.00         136.00
   10      630       630       123.50         123.50   Fleshy
    8    664-698     681    127.25-130.25     128.79
    7      684       684       110.00         110.00   Fleshy

   30    703-730     710    126.00-127.50     127.07
    9      792       792       115.50         115.50   Fleshy

    5      897       897       116.60         116.60

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6      346       346       155.00         155.00
   21    365-398     384    145.50-149.50     148.00
   28    400-435     415    137.00-148.50     142.53
   39    452-494     478    138.00-149.00     141.20
   31    509-538     525    139.50-149.00     145.98
   28    550-588     569    139.00-145.00     142.24
    4    552-575     558    134.00-136.00     134.52   Full
   10    623-648     630    129.75-135.00     133.22
  190    668-680     676    133.75-133.85     133.82
    7      717       717       125.75         125.75
    5      758       758       122.85         122.85
    8      869       869       116.85         116.85

                 Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   14      611       611       144.50         144.50
   10      729       729       129.00         129.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10    358-395     375    150.00-164.00     153.62
   14    410-440     429    143.00-152.50     150.30
   14    450-498     474    140.50-147.50     144.55
   27    510-546     530    136.00-149.00     141.65
    3      643       643       142.75         142.75
    3      678       678       132.00         132.00
    6      812       812       112.75         112.75

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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