Kingsville- Kingsville Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 01/17/2012

Wednesday, January 18, 2012

Receipts:  3563    Last Week:  3700    Year Ago:  4036
 
   Compared to last week, feeders sold mostly 3.00 to 5.00 higher with
instances of 9.00 to 12.00 higher.  Supply was heavy with another quality
run of feeders.  Demand was very good with several packages of replacement
heifers selling.  Slaughter cows traded firm to 2.00 higher.  Cows and bulls
were 10 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were
57 percent of the run; heifers 43 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
   18    421-449     433    192.00-198.00     195.23
   44    454-488     472    193.50-200.00     197.21

   52    505-544     534    180.00-197.50     185.47
  105    550-599     574    167.00-180.00     172.66

  163    602-641     623    163.50-168.85     165.85
  139    654-695     679    149.50-161.75     155.35

   84    701-727     714    147.50-158.00     154.94
   17    762-778     768    146.60-147.00     146.86
   20      781       781       130.00         130.00   Fleshy

   21    811-830     815    138.75-150.00     140.93
   16    853-870     857    134.75-145.25     142.26

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6      308       308       192.00         192.00
   14    350-376     370    189.50-195.00     191.19
   16    403-439     434    188.25-189.00     188.34
   29    455-496     470    180.00-199.00     192.21
   76    500-545     532    165.00-188.00     181.29
   91    550-599     575    160.00-180.00     167.56
   20    618-643     632    159.00-163.00     160.49
   52    659-691     677    158.75-164.00     161.75
    6      650       650       133.75         133.75   Fleshy
   43    717-744     730    145.25-154.85     150.79
   38    781-792     784    142.00-149.25     146.01

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   14      509       509       135.00         135.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   24    415-440     422    159.50-180.50     174.52
    4      449       449       138.00         138.00   Fleshy
   28    461-499     486    154.25-156.50     155.85
    4      479       479       143.00         143.00   Fleshy

   98    505-546     523    152.00-164.00     158.29
  149    553-597     572    146.25-158.25     152.96

   70    604-646     623    148.50-155.00     151.10
   56    658-695     679    135.50-154.25     144.51

   10    705-718     715    131.50-134.75     132.14
   49    703-743     735    148.00-154.50     149.71   Replacement
    5      781       781       138.25         138.25
   20      753       753       146.00         146.00   Replacement

    9      808       808       116.00         116.00   Fleshy
   20      855       855       133.85         133.85

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   20    302-343     320    156.50-167.00     163.58
   15    353-382     376    155.00-159.50     156.83
   21    406-440     413    156.00-161.00     159.10
   10      408       408       181.00         181.00   Thin Fleshed
   51    453-494     478    150.50-170.50     156.96
   76    502-541     526    146.00-155.75     153.22
   49    550-599     578    147.25-154.50     153.27
   25    603-640     611    145.50-152.75     148.79
   31    663-693     677    130.25-137.50     133.43
   11    725-743     739    129.00-130.50     129.96
   13      784       784       125.25         125.25

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    9      408       408       140.00         140.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8    403-405     404    185.00-192.50     190.62
   23    455-480     468    179.00-190.00     187.78
    6    504-515     506    170.00-179.00     177.47
   17    562-570     567    148.50-153.50     150.25
    7    620-631     629    140.00-149.50     148.16
   12      614       614       154.75         154.75   Thin Fleshed

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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