Kingsville- Kingsville Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 01/10/2012

Wednesday, January 11, 2012

Receipts:  3700    Last Week:  3036    Year Ago:  1911
 
   Compared to last week, steer calves under 600 lbs and heifers under
500 lbs sold 3.00 to 6.00 higher on a better test and demand; six weight
steers were steady with last weeks higher trend; five and six weight heifers
sold 4.00 to 8.00 higher; heavier weights while not well tested last week
had a higher undertone.  Supply was heavy with many top quality and reputation
offerings of feeders.  Slaughter cows traded weak to 2.00 lower.  Cows and
bulls were 14 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls
were 59 percent of the run; heifers 41 percent.  Near 57 percent of feeders
weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   13    323-336     329    200.00-208.00     204.62

   29    418-443     426    183.50-195.50     192.05
   28    465-498     482    180.00-189.50     187.14

  104    503-548     531    170.00-182.00     177.32
   39    555-593     577    165.00-171.50     168.06

  220    600-648     630    156.00-166.00     162.96
   94    653-693     679    145.50-161.75     156.17

   97    703-737     717    135.75-155.60     147.96
  138    750-794     765    139.75-148.75     141.74

    5      824       824       141.75         141.75
  162    852-873     861    143.10-145.50     144.06

   23      959       959       138.90         138.90

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   14    311-341     332    188.00-194.00     191.71
   32    361-395     388    175.50-191.00     181.07
   10    418-430     428    187.00-190.00     187.59
   75    453-496     483    168.50-190.00     179.42
   79    501-549     529    160.00-185.00     168.38
   33    558-595     576    160.00-174.00     165.99
   47    605-641     617    158.00-164.50     160.63
   25    653-680     666    155.00-160.50     156.21
   12    700-727     722    137.00-145.75     143.85

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10    382-393     388    163.50-167.50     165.47

   13    403-443     428    152.00-168.00     157.51
   38    455-496     475    149.50-163.00     156.95
   54    503-543     528    152.75-163.75     155.70
  107    552-596     582    146.00-155.00     151.16

   56    618-649     629    139.00-152.00     148.13
   10      628       628       132.75         132.75   Fleshy
   76    662-665     663    145.00-150.85     146.99

   14    724-743     735    127.50-135.00     131.83
   70    770-799     785    128.50-136.85     136.25

   52      895       895       133.35         133.35

    5      908       908       127.50         127.50
   55      959       959       126.00         126.00

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   18    313-341     330    152.00-157.00     155.48
   14    366-370     367    157.50-179.50     172.19
   37    404-430     419    150.00-162.50     154.13
   56    453-490     472    149.50-165.00     156.69
  109    502-542     520    151.00-157.75     155.51
   29    551-595     571    139.00-153.50     147.84
   38    603-642     626    138.50-147.50     144.32
   19    661-692     672    132.50-142.00     136.11
    4      663       663       125.00         125.00   Full
    5    702-730     713    134.00-136.50     135.48
   33      829       829       131.60         131.60

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8    425-447     444    170.00-179.50     171.14
    3      457       457       184.50         184.50
   11    510-531     521    140.00-169.00     157.10
   14    560-585     574    154.00-157.00     155.75
    6    603-633     617    138.00-149.00     144.66
    6    660-675     665    133.00-134.00     133.66
    6    768-783     778    123.00-124.50     123.49

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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