Kingsville- Kingsville Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 10/11/2011

Wednesday, October 12, 2011

Receipts:  1797    Last Week:  1877    Year Ago:  1757
 
   Compared to last week, feeders sold steady to 5.00 lower with a few
stick-out packages fully steady to firm.  Supply included numerous weaned
consignments, mostly weighing over 500 lbs plus a good test of yearlings.
Buyers were active with good demand.  Slaughter cows traded 3.00 to 4.00
higher.  Cows and bulls were 23 percent of receipts.  In the feeder
supply, steers and bulls were 60 percent of the run; heifers 40 percent.
Near 47 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   12    385-396     391    160.25-165.00     162.63

   18    403-444     428    145.00-164.50     157.58
   46    455-497     474    144.00-162.00     152.59
    4      496       496       139.00         139.00   Fleshy

   33    516-546     529    139.00-148.00     145.61
   28    553-593     567    130.00-142.25     136.54

   45    601-639     622    134.75-143.00     138.45
   30    666-679     668    134.75-139.50     136.32
   10      662       662       131.00         131.00   Fleshy

   12    705-741     735    124.00-126.00     125.68
   20    751-796     778    135.00-137.50     136.53

    6      819       819       138.75         138.75
   73    858-898     864    123.25-132.85     131.35

    3      912       912       125.00         125.00

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    9    420-443     432    142.50-151.00     144.10
   12    450-480     466    140.00-151.50     145.65
    4    510-545     531    136.00-146.00     141.92
   17    556-583     564    134.00-148.00     141.49
   25    600-635     619    133.00-143.00     136.87
   41    666-698     689    131.00-143.25     140.91
   25    707-746     727    125.75-141.75     136.68
    4      751       751       123.75         123.75

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   11    360-385     379    139.00-156.00     145.19

   27    410-448     432    132.50-145.00     138.36
   37    450-498     481    127.00-144.50     134.02

   22    501-548     533    124.50-137.00     130.99
   28    555-581     564    125.00-135.00     130.90

   21    603-637     611    123.50-133.75     129.04
    3      630       630       117.75         117.75   Fleshy
   13    666-696     684    124.50-131.00     128.57

   27    701-743     714    119.25-132.50     125.18
    3      753       753       121.00         121.00

    9      811       811       122.75         122.75

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   13    380-392     386    135.00-149.00     145.75
   31    400-445     431    127.00-142.50     133.04
   15    464-485     472    122.50-140.00     132.24
   30    500-532     526    120.00-133.50     127.01
   11      507       507       147.00         147.00   Thin Fleshed
   12    559-565     560    120.75-123.25     122.62
   12    600-601     600    128.50-134.75     132.14
   25    657-680     670    119.75-132.00     126.20
   19    722-739     733    119.25-129.75     122.68

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    378-395     385    137.00-154.00     147.02
   22    408-448     427    139.00-150.00     143.21
   13    462-493     474    135.00-146.00     142.06
   18    503-543     527    127.50-141.00     134.86
   10    553-590     569    123.00-134.00     127.37
   16    605-618     611    128.50-130.00     129.38
    3    670-680     673    127.50-129.00     128.50

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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