Kingsville- Kingsville Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 05/31/2011

Wednesday, June 1, 2011

Receipts:  1133    Last Week:  1486    Year Ago:  875
 
   Compared to last week, steers 450-650 lbs sold 7.00 to 9.00 higher;
steers 725-800 lbs sold 5.00 higher; eight weight steers 2.00 to 3.00
higher; heifers 450-600 lbs traded 2.00 to 7.00 higher.  Slaughter cows
steady.  Strengthening cattle futures markets helped the rebound in
feeder prices.  Cows and bulls were 22 percent of receipts.  In the
feeder supply, steers and bulls were 68 percent of the run; heifers
32 percent.  Near 42 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5      445       445       159.25         159.25
   20    458-480     468    150.25-160.00     153.61
    4    453-458     456    140.25-141.00     140.63   Fleshy

   39    511-545     522    149.00-156.00     153.89
   21    550-582     561    144.50-151.25     148.91
   23    562-596     586    132.00-137.50     134.94   Fleshy

    8      631       631       144.00         144.00
    7      627       627       131.00         131.00   Fleshy
   21    655-662     660    130.50-133.85     132.74
    6      699       699       125.35         125.35   Calves

   14      725       725       132.00         132.00
   38    752-789     759    127.25-136.60     132.72

  122    824-844     834    127.25-127.35     127.30

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10    481-493     486    145.00-154.25     148.75
   10    504-522     514    147.50-155.00     151.96
   10      599       599       138.50         138.50
    7      656       656       135.75         135.75
    7      754       754       128.75         128.75
    5      833       833       121.50         121.50

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    503-530     510    129.00-131.00     129.52
    3      588       588       132.50         132.50

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   31    450-493     477    140.50-143.75     142.93

   33    501-530     510    136.50-140.00     138.17
    6      547       547       123.25         123.25   Fleshy
   13    565-585     576    124.25-133.00     125.67
    5      573       573       122.25         122.25   Fleshy

    6      663       663       127.60         127.60

    8      778       778       119.25         119.25

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    373-392     382    141.00-142.75     141.90
   25    405-430     420    135.50-144.00     138.98
   31    450-497     486    134.00-143.50     139.71
   17    506-525     514    134.50-140.00     137.66
   16    560-588     583    124.75-133.50     131.92
   13      702       702       120.00         120.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   16    400-436     424    140.25-148.00     143.50
   13    470-495     477    138.50-144.25     140.52
   16    500-540     526    140.00-153.75     148.27
    9    613-645     623    119.75-125.50     121.56

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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