Kingsville- Kingsville Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 10/18/2011

Wednesday, October 19, 2011

Receipts:  2143    Last Week:  1797    Year Ago:  1649
 
   Compared to last week, steers 400-800 lbs sold 2.00 to 5.00 higher;
heifers 400-600 lbs sold steady to 4.00 higher; yearling heifers near
steady.  Slaughter cows 1.00-2.00 lower.  Trade was active with good
demand.  Cows and bulls were 15 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply,
steers and bulls were 40 percent of the run; heifers 60 percent.  Near
46 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   11    353-373     368    173.50-175.00     173.89

   33    401-437     418    160.50-165.00     162.50
   43    451-498     473    154.50-166.00     158.91

   72    505-537     520    152.25-161.00     155.57
    4      515       515       146.00         146.00   Fleshy
   41    581-599     590    146.75-151.50     148.80

   43    600-646     619    144.50-151.50     148.85
   24    609-619     616    139.00-140.00     139.33   Calves
    8    619-626     622    131.00-140.00     135.47   Fleshy
   17    662-670     666    135.00-135.50     135.24

   22    705-746     738    130.50-139.50     137.49
   14      705       705    122.00-129.00     127.50   Calves
    3      798       798       134.75         134.75
    4      756       756       123.00         123.00   Fleshy

   13      861       861       131.25         131.25

    4      905       905       122.75         122.75

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    340-345     343    160.00-165.00     162.33
   29    407-416     413    153.00-167.50     162.09
    7    450-496     477    144.50-147.00     145.24
   26    500-546     518    139.50-153.00     143.60
    6    555-578     568    138.00-148.00     142.98
    6    630-636     635       135.00         135.00
   13    657-660     657       134.50         134.50
    4      724       724       133.00         133.00
   12    768-769     769    135.25-138.00     135.71

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   30    353-395     387    137.50-155.00     145.31

   52    405-446     428    136.50-150.75     142.86
   62    453-496     470    130.75-150.00     141.14

  110    501-546     523    128.25-145.00     136.18
    3    515-545     535       120.00         120.00   Fleshy
   50    563-590     572    129.00-134.00     130.30

   34    604-644     616    119.75-128.00     123.47
    3      617       617       115.00         115.00   Fleshy
   46    658-674     667    122.10-129.25     126.07

  110    705-735     735    126.00-129.60     129.57
   28      798       798       123.60         123.60

    6      842       842       117.75         117.75

   10      919       919       117.60         117.60

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      325       325       139.50         139.50
    3      370       370       141.00         141.00
   12    404-448     417    138.00-146.00     142.67
   14    455-490     480    134.50-140.00     137.45
   14    503-548     527    125.50-135.00     128.06
   20    550-590     563    126.75-135.00     131.68
    3      580       580       119.50         119.50   Fleshy
   29    616-638     618    122.50-128.25     124.97
   14    650-689     673    120.50-123.00     121.94
   60      677       677       134.85         134.85   Thin Fleshed
    6    708-713     710    121.00-121.50     121.33
   66      730       730       130.60         130.60   Thin Fleshed
   19    750-764     763    125.00-126.10     126.04

                 Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   12      502       502       152.50         152.50

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   11    405-440     419    139.00-155.00     148.74
    8    455-481     469    137.50-149.00     139.74
   19    513-537     523    133.00-142.50     136.21
   19    550-590     579    132.50-140.00     135.24
    6    600-610     602    125.00-129.00     128.32
    3      608       608       138.00         138.00   Thin Fleshed
    7    655-685     673    125.00-132.00     129.61
    5      703       703       125.00         125.00

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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