Kingsville- Kingsville Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 08/30/2011

Wednesday, August 31, 2011

Receipts:  1601    Last Week:  1575    Year Ago:  1279
 
   Compared to last week, steers under 700 lbs near steady with a few five
weights 2.00 to 3.00 higher; heavier steers steady to 2.00 lower on a very
good test; heifers steady with some top end selling 2.00 to 4.00 higher.
Slaughter cows steady to 1.00 lower.  Feeder supply included four load lots
of eight weight steers and two load lots of seven weight heifers.  Cows and
bulls were 15 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls
were 60 percent of the run; heifers 40 percent.  Near 72 percent of feeders
weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      358       358       161.50         161.50

   10    400-444     428    154.00-171.00     160.33
   10      489       489       154.00         154.00

   17    501-546     530    145.25-149.00     147.40
   15    550-582     563    139.00-150.75     146.02

   48    601-644     621    133.00-142.00     138.19
   47    657-697     684    128.25-137.60     134.92

   66    731-746     739    132.00-136.85     133.43
    5      798       798       129.25         129.25

  249    821-843     828    126.35-128.75     127.87
   16    851-863     859    127.00-128.50     127.46

   12    904-948     922    119.75-125.25     122.89

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      395       395    156.00-161.00     158.50
   13    400-428     417    143.00-171.00     165.35
    3      470       470       157.00         157.00
   13    518-529     525    147.25-149.75     148.64
   12    558-586     568    142.75-147.00     145.14
    3      620       620       136.75         136.75
    8      638       638       145.00         145.00   Thin Fleshed
    8    655-695     690    131.25-133.50     131.52
    4      749       749       126.25         126.25
   10     1084      1084       109.10         109.10

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      617       617       126.00         126.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      342       342       150.00         150.00
   13    368-369     369    145.00-152.00     150.39

    8      408       408    136.50-149.00     142.75
    7      499       499       133.50         133.50
    5    455-460     459    122.50-125.00     124.50   Fleshy

   20    500-519     508    135.00-138.75     136.84
   35    551-594     573    126.75-141.60     132.04
    3    578-595     584       118.50         118.50   Fleshy

   13    607-642     617    120.75-128.00     123.85
   18    657-660     658    129.25-133.75     131.49

  137    719-733     732    124.10-128.75     127.73
   13    743-744     744    115.00-117.50     116.35   Fleshy
    9      780       780       114.00         114.00   Fleshy

   12      873       873       111.35         111.35   Fleshy

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    325-345     332       149.00         149.00
    3      353       353       139.50         139.50
    8    420-445     435    130.75-137.00     132.00
   11    475-485     480    132.00-137.25     135.22
   20    508-545     526    124.75-135.25     131.55
   10    573-595     580    118.75-135.75     127.88
   10      647       647       137.50         137.50   Thin Fleshed
   68    653-683     654    119.50-133.00     132.59

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    318-342     330    159.00-163.50     161.33
    5    370-388     381    144.00-150.50     146.53
    6    405-440     418    149.00-161.00     156.57
   11    462-495     476    131.25-146.00     136.36
   20    505-545     519    134.00-150.00     142.55
    4    580-590     582    134.00-136.50     135.87
    3      620       620       126.50         126.50
    4    668-675     672    115.50-125.75     120.60
    5    700-715     707    115.50-125.50     118.29

Source:  MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service, Kingsville, MO
         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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