Kingsville- Kingsville Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 06/14/2011

Wednesday, June 15, 2011

Receipts:  1770    Last Week:  1131    Year Ago:  1666
 
   Compared to last week, steers 450-700 lbs sold 2.00 to 3.00 higher;
steers 700-800 lbs 1.00 to 2.00 higher; eight weight steers fully steady;
heifers under 700 lbs mostly steady with instances 2.00 lower; seven weight
heifers not well tested last week but with a much higher undertone.  There
was a high quality run of feeders with two loads of reputation steers 878-
890 lbs and a load of quality 714 lb heifers.  Slaughter cows traded 1.00 to
2.00 lower.  Cows and bulls were 20 percent of receipts.  In the feeder
supply, steers and bulls were 58 percent of the run; heifers 42 percent.
Near 40 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.  There will be a special
cow sale Friday evening.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8    350-398     390    148.00-156.00     151.58

   27    414-445     421    155.75-165.00     163.15
   37    460-496     478    150.00-156.25     153.20

   72    504-539     518    145.50-152.50     148.49
   11    527-528     528    139.25-140.00     139.45   Fleshy
   70    551-595     567    136.25-146.50     141.31
    9      570       570       133.75         133.75   Fleshy

   24    610-643     631    133.00-139.00     136.08
   13      628       628       127.75         127.75   Calves
   28    662-668     663    132.85-137.00     134.09

   13    710-738     721    124.25-128.25     127.26

  129    878-890     884    122.35-123.00     122.67

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   14    404-440     417    151.00-161.00     154.78
   13    470-485     482    145.50-149.00     146.26
   16    500-543     528    138.00-150.50     144.84
    6    555-580     571    137.00-144.00     142.41
    7    625-629     627    135.75-136.00     135.86
   35    660-690     670    127.50-134.00     132.14
   32    720-748     722    126.75-132.00     131.66

                      Feeder Steers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6      493       493       139.75         139.75

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   16    409-420     413    142.50-144.50     143.56
   52    451-497     473    136.25-141.00     139.54
   76    500-537     523    133.00-137.50     135.49
   57    552-595     571    126.00-135.25     131.74

   38    604-649     633    125.25-130.00     129.35
    5      664       664       124.75         124.75

   79    700-714     713    123.25-125.50     125.30
    6      750       750       116.50         116.50   Fleshy

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    355-396     384    135.00-139.50     138.31
    4      388       388       144.25         144.25   Thin Fleshed
   19    409-434     416    133.25-136.50     134.04
   26    450-495     477    132.00-140.00     137.26
    8    467-469     468    127.50-128.00     127.69   Fleshy
   13    500-543     517    129.50-136.00     133.93
   12    557-586     573    122.50-126.00     124.54
    4      603       603       127.00         127.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      474       474       126.50         126.50

                      Feeder Heifers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8      579       579       123.50         123.50

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8    450-478     464    138.50-152.50     143.90
    7    530-540     533    125.00-129.50     128.21
   11    560-580     576    119.50-125.50     120.17

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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