Kingsville- Kingsville Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 05/17/2011

Wednesday, May 18, 2011

Receipts:  2069    Last Week:  1988    Year Ago:  1747
 
   Compared to last week, steers under 400 lbs firm to instances up to 7.00
higher; steers from 400 to 800 lbs 1.00 to 4.00 lower; eight weight steers
while not tested last week were fully steady with two weeks ago; heifers
2.00 to 5.00 lower except six weights 1.00 to 3.00 lower.  Slaughter cows
traded steady to 1.00 lower.  Average feeder quality was less attractive
than last week.  Cows and bulls were 12 percent of receipts.  In the feeder
supply, steers and bulls were 61 percent of the run; heifers 39 percent.
Near 36 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    310-333     327    161.00-181.00     176.26
    3      363       363       175.00         175.00

   18    408-437     425    149.50-155.50     151.55
   23    451-480     463    148.50-157.25     151.59

  102    511-549     524    144.75-156.75     150.05
    8    503-538     529    133.50-140.50     135.16   Fleshy
   66    550-599     576    136.25-149.00     143.85
   10    555-580     570    135.00-135.25     135.15   Fleshy

   34    603-638     626    138.00-145.00     139.95
    4      603       603       128.00         128.00   Calves
   24    616-623     620    129.50-133.00     131.39   Fleshy

   25    701-743     715    126.00-131.75     128.99
    6      795       795       124.00         124.00

  126    819-824     822       127.60         127.60
    4      873       873       121.75         121.75

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    313-345     320    160.00-180.00     175.30
   14    350-380     371    150.25-164.00     152.98
   50    400-449     427    149.75-153.00     151.02
   12    460-498     473    144.50-149.50     146.51
   57    500-541     521    139.50-157.25     145.67
   29    555-599     577    133.25-148.00     138.86
   29    610-636     623    131.50-143.00     134.67
    7    670-685     680    131.00-133.00     131.90
   34    709-731     722    132.00-134.75     134.00

                      Feeder Steers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      595       595       130.50         130.50

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7      339       339       150.00         150.00

   51    402-438     417    144.50-150.00     146.99
   36    455-488     473    132.50-144.00     137.10

   47    503-546     530    125.00-140.00     132.63
   15    522-529     525    116.50-122.75     120.23   Fleshy
   73    555-597     572    128.00-139.00     132.20
    3      570       570       124.00         124.00   Fleshy

    7      633       633       120.75         120.75
    3      648       648       116.00         116.00   Fleshy
   91    669-684     682    121.25-130.00     129.08
   10    660-695     670    115.75-117.25     116.78   Fleshy

    4      733       733       115.00         115.00

    5      815       815       114.75         114.75

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   30    365-395     379    145.00-151.00     148.29
   12    403-442     423    142.00-144.00     142.87
   34    450-495     462    134.00-147.00     139.62
   32    500-543     517    126.00-135.00     129.96
   25    553-579     571    128.00-135.00     132.56
    3      580       580       120.00         120.00   Fleshy
    3    605-610     607    125.00-126.00     125.34
    5    632-635     633    117.50-118.00     117.70   Fleshy
    6    668-684     679    125.00-126.50     125.49
    7      679       679       110.25         110.25   Fleshy
    9      723       723       124.50         124.50

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    320-345     334    160.00-178.00     166.11
   12    375-399     397    143.50-154.00     145.69
    9    420-443     435    147.00-154.00     150.95
   17    468-499     489    137.50-145.00     140.69
   24    500-534     518    132.00-144.00     138.43
   26    550-598     570    123.25-142.50     128.58
   21    603-643     618    127.00-130.00     128.46
    8    650-661     658    118.50-127.00     120.60
    9    712-745     723    118.50-126.00     121.08

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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