Kingsville- Kingsville Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 10/04/2011

Wednesday, October 5, 2011

Receipts:  1877    Last Week:  1382    Year Ago:  1557
 
   Compared to last week, calves and yearlings sold steady to 3.00 higher
with some stick-out yearlings up to 6.00 higher.  With corn prices
trending lower and high live and feeder futures, demand for yearlings was
very good.  Trade was active.  Slaughter cows sold 2.00 to 3.00 higher on
a good test of slaughter cows.  Cows and bulls were 18 percent of receipts.
In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 60 percent of the run; heifers
40 percent.  Near 40 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    318-343     332    161.50-165.00     163.56
    9    363-380     372    154.00-168.00     164.14

   15    400-435     409    154.00-170.00     165.51
   72    452-490     478    152.00-162.00     155.97
    5      465       465       142.50         142.50   Fleshy

   44    510-547     535    136.25-160.00     147.29
   34    550-597     556    140.00-150.00     147.82

   67    605-648     624    135.00-148.25     145.00
   22    665-687     686    134.00-143.75     143.06

   22    707-748     720    134.25-136.25     135.59
    3      790       790       129.75         129.75

   68      801       801       140.00         140.00   Thin Fleshed
    4      854       854       128.50         128.50

   22      906       906       127.85         127.85

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    405-410     407    164.00-168.00     166.66
   11    457-483     468    149.00-161.00     156.33
   18    510-548     533    134.00-144.00     139.39
   14      550       550       152.50         152.50
   20    602-648     628    137.75-146.50     141.96
   17    660-673     667    137.50-144.75     143.82
    7      747       747       139.75         139.75
    6      798       798       126.75         126.75
    7    821-825     823    125.00-125.75     125.43
    3      858       858       123.00         123.00
    3     1010      1010       119.75         119.75   Thin Fleshed

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    315-319     318    146.00-149.50     148.81
   17    365-390     377    143.00-155.00     150.97
   19    402-440     417    139.00-153.00     146.92
   60    459-491     474    134.00-139.50     137.27
    3    470-490     477    127.25-132.50     130.70   Fleshy

   32    503-545     525    131.50-137.00     134.79
   30    561-578     571    129.00-137.00     133.92

   16      616       616       133.75         133.75
    3    615-620     618    115.00-116.25     115.84   Fleshy
    3      660       660       127.00         127.00

   19    703-704     703    125.75-131.00     127.69

   25    822-833     831    121.75-122.85     122.63

   23      915       915       121.60         121.60

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   16      312       312       154.00         154.00
   26    350-395     380    135.00-155.00     146.07
   14    410-443     426    135.00-149.00     139.89
   18    468-480     476    129.50-133.50     131.38
   35    503-549     529    126.00-137.50     133.20
    3      548       548       115.00         115.00   Fleshy
   18    566-598     572    125.00-133.00     129.60
   24    611-634     628    118.00-136.00     132.33
   10    685-693     688    117.00-123.25     120.73
    3      778       778       122.50         122.50

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8    615-642     632    114.00-115.00     114.64

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   25    355-378     367    145.00-158.50     155.29
   38    450-490     464    137.00-155.00     148.24
   29    528-545     536    130.75-140.25     136.96
   26    550-595     567    128.00-140.00     134.27
    9    605-645     627    126.50-131.00     127.93
    6    650-695     672    124.00-130.00     128.26
    6      743       743       125.25         125.25
    4      784       784       115.25         115.25

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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