Kingsville- Kingsville Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 11/01/2011

Wednesday, November 2, 2011

Receipts:  2397    Last Week:  2714    Year Ago:  2080
 
   Compared to last week, steers under 450 lbs sold 15.00 to 20.00 higher;
steers, 450-700 lbs, 3.00 to 6.00 higher; steers over 700 lbs near steady;
heifers under 450 lbs sold 6.00 to 12.00 higher; heifers,450-600 lbs, sold
3.00 to 6.00 higher; heifers over 600 lbs steady to 2.00 higher.  Slaughter
cows traded 1.00 to 2.00 lower.  Demand for light calves for wheat pasture
put upward pressure on light calf prices.  Yearling prices were best tested
with nine weight steers.  Cows and bulls were 20 percent of receipts.  In
the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 60 percent of the run; heifers
40 percent.  Near 34 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    310-340     324    167.50-183.00     177.18
   15    350-386     377    175.00-180.00     177.70

   43    401-445     424    155.00-183.50     173.84
   63    452-480     469    150.50-173.00     161.57
    5      491       491       145.00         145.00   Fleshy

   25    528-549     537    144.50-161.00     153.64
   11    509-538     517    140.00-143.50     141.39   Fleshy
   90    558-588     573    143.25-154.00     148.73
    7      598       598       132.25         132.25   Fleshy

   27    600-640     616    137.00-149.25     142.63
    8    621-627     623    130.25-136.75     134.30   Calves
   73    658-698     685    134.00-149.75     146.12
    3      693       693       132.00         132.00   Calves

    5    703-747     729    139.75-140.50     140.04
    7    702-735     707    123.50-124.00     123.93   Calves

   42    817-835     832    131.25-143.00     139.58

   56      900       900       136.25         136.25
    6      966       966       132.00         132.00

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    380-393     387    155.00-162.00     158.77
   22    403-448     433    156.00-174.00     166.48
   23    458-488     482    144.25-159.00     147.42
   10    505-520     512    139.00-146.00     144.20
   34    551-590     566    141.25-155.00     145.35
    3      555       555       129.00         129.00   Fleshy
   21    603-637     625    134.25-141.50     136.33
   30    655-693     676    131.00-137.85     134.26
   15    783-789     787    140.00-142.00     140.66

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   11    355-393     381    151.50-156.00     154.45

   53    404-446     435    142.00-153.00     146.47
    9    467-474     472    138.00-139.00     138.67
    3      487       487       126.75         126.75   Fleshy

   99    500-549     528    134.00-144.00     137.85
   19    555-584     572    132.25-137.00     135.90
    6    576-580     577    130.00-132.00     130.67   Fleshy

   34    605-626     614    126.75-141.00     135.78
   16    612-628     622    117.00-119.25     118.56   Calves
   17      675       675    121.75-134.75     127.87
    4      691       691       116.00         116.00   Calves

   11      771       771       127.25         127.25

    3      830       830       119.00         119.00

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    9    368-383     377    147.00-158.50     153.17
   25    430-446     437    138.00-146.50     140.93
   39    453-492     472    131.50-140.00     136.11
   14    503-540     527    130.50-137.00     134.35
    8      515       515       145.00         145.00   Thin Fleshed
   60    556-590     569    129.00-135.00     133.33
   12      573       573       123.25         123.25   Fleshy
    9    600-615     604    122.50-132.50     129.96
    7      669       669       124.75         124.75
    8      671       671       118.25         118.25   Calves
    3      688       688       116.00         116.00   Full
    7      734       734       135.25         135.25

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      576       576       127.50         127.50

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    385-395     392    164.00-171.00     166.26
    5    435-448     440    144.00-159.00     152.89
   13    468-487     483    146.00-150.00     146.86
   21    500-535     519    131.50-146.25     140.17
   30    555-595     573    130.00-139.50     136.98
    5    600-606     605    128.50-136.25     134.71
    6    671-680     672    126.00-127.75     127.46
    6    700-725     710    124.25-129.75     127.05

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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