Kingsville- Kingsville Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 12/13/2011

Wednesday, December 14, 2011

Receipts:  2909    Last Week:  2978    Year Ago:  2938
 
   Compared to last week, feeder prices were uneven with some top offerings
selling 2.00 to 3.00 higher and other feeders selling 2.00 to 6.00 lower.
Slaughter cows traded 1.00 to 3.00 higher.  Supply was heavy with mostly
calves selling and few yearlings.  Demand was good to very good.  Cows and
bulls were 16 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls
were 64 percent of the run; heifers 36 percent.   Near 36 percent of feeders
weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      310       310       216.00         216.00
   12    378-395     386    181.00-198.00     192.53

   57    414-440     434    171.50-192.00     187.60
   58    455-498     476    163.00-180.00     174.79

   89    502-543     522    155.00-173.00     167.19
   58    557-585     572    146.00-163.00     156.12
    5    565-570     568    135.00-141.00     137.39   Fleshy

  110    606-640     622    140.00-155.00     151.40
    5      605       605       135.00         135.00   Fleshy
  105    660-695     675    145.00-150.50     147.74
   19    655-686     665    130.75-134.00     132.94   Calves
    3      675       675       140.00         140.00   Fleshy

   21    711-731     719    139.75-142.00     141.13
   32    750-757     755    143.75-146.50     145.68

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   16    306-342     323    180.00-205.00     189.87
    7    351-385     360    173.00-210.00     194.78
   37    406-441     426    174.50-193.00     182.46
   31    457-499     483    167.50-178.00     173.13
   60    503-537     521    145.00-170.00     161.80
   62    567-599     586    141.75-158.25     148.09
   39    600-640     623    132.00-148.50     139.31
   20    650-698     665    136.00-143.00     139.85
   14    710-727     714    140.25-145.00     141.29

                  Feeder Holstein Steers Large 3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   16      362       362       105.35         105.35
   28      484       484       103.10         103.10
    9      736       736        95.85          95.85

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    303-328     318    147.00-149.50     148.55
   11    375-395     388    142.50-151.00     144.42

   16    411-443     425    144.50-159.00     151.62
   34    453-494     475    138.50-147.00     142.74
    5      493       493       132.00         132.00   Fleshy

   78    511-535     523    137.00-148.50     142.56
   53    553-593     574    135.00-143.00     140.32
    6      597       597    120.50-125.00     122.75   Fleshy

   70    602-645     620    132.00-143.25     139.15
    6      640       640       122.25         122.25   Calves
    5      632       632       124.25         124.25   Fleshy
   18    654-681     666    125.00-138.00     132.02

   17    705-730     711    121.25-123.75     123.15

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8    335-341     339    142.50-143.00     142.81
   25    355-397     379    140.50-152.50     146.87
   21    416-437     428    145.50-157.50     151.55
   32    465-493     478    134.00-144.00     139.16
   61    505-545     519    131.50-140.00     136.84
    3      535       535       121.00         121.00   Full
   38    563-591     584    134.00-137.00     135.84
   16    606-635     616    125.00-139.75     131.83
    3      680       680       123.00         123.00
    8    705-739     726    122.75-124.00     123.54
    3      750       750       121.75         121.75
    3      860       860       121.25         121.25

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5      435       435       132.00         132.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    407-420     410    170.00-181.00     178.18
    5    463-492     480    149.00-173.50     158.45
   14    500-533     518    142.00-160.00     155.96
   14    557-583     564    125.00-149.00     140.99
   12    603-639     625    116.00-135.00     122.17
    4      699       699       117.50         117.50

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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