Kingsville- Kingsville Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 03/20/2012

Wednesday, March 21, 2012

Receipts:  2782    Last Week:  1443    Year Ago:  2506
 
   Compared to last week, steers under 650 lbs and heifers under 600 lbs
sold 3.00 to 8.00 lower with instances 10.00 lower; heavier steers and
heifers sold 2.00 to 5.00 lower.  Slaughter cows traded 1.00 to 2.00
lower.  Cows and bulls were 12 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply,
steers and bulls were 56 percent of the run; heifers 44 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
   14    327-347     342    207.00-219.00     212.27

   40    403-429     414    204.50-212.50     208.42
   36    463-496     481    191.00-209.00     198.95

  149    503-549     526    183.50-206.00     191.93
    3      538       538       173.00         173.00   Fleshy
    7      505       505       210.00         210.00   Thin Fleshed
   52    555-595     575    175.00-185.00     179.78

   56    605-630     619    163.00-173.00     167.97
   49    653-699     681    152.00-169.75     161.46

   19    713-733     725    159.75-160.00     159.85
    7    759-760     759    147.50-156.00     153.57

   59    827-846     833    142.50-144.00     143.81
    7    854-873     859       146.00         146.00

   68    972-998     995    136.85-142.00     141.33

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6      288       288       240.00         240.00   Thin Fleshed
    9    325-328     328    215.00-222.00     221.23
   16    355-385     364    199.00-216.00     207.83
    9      362       362       225.00         225.00   Thin Fleshed
   64    402-449     421    198.50-212.50     205.31
   30    460-495     473    187.75-206.00     195.64
   50    505-548     526    179.75-195.00     187.60
   21    550-595     585    164.00-180.00     168.58
   33    622-647     638    160.00-169.00     166.16
    9    686-695     689    150.00-153.00     151.01
    6    705-731     727    152.00-155.00     152.49
    7      765       765    152.00-155.00     154.57
   19    803-834     824    136.25-147.00     142.30

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8    361-393     375    178.00-200.00     189.56
   41    405-448     427    172.50-182.50     176.50
   50    460-487     481    163.25-170.50     165.36

   77    503-546     516    160.35-170.00     162.55
   40    550-596     582    151.50-167.00     161.64

   11    609-641     629    151.75-160.75     155.52
   40    668-686     675    154.50-156.50     155.57

   22    710-746     731    137.25-146.00     142.82

   23    800-821     810    132.75-141.75     138.34
    3      865       865       138.00         138.00

    6      908       908       139.00         139.00

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5      290       290       209.00         209.00   Thin Fleshed
   21    301-342     318    169.00-189.00     180.67
   70    360-398     386    170.00-190.00     179.02
    3      358       358       195.00         195.00   Thin Fleshed
   43    405-445     429    171.00-180.50     175.91
   80    451-499     471    162.50-174.00     169.92
   27    503-544     526    149.50-164.75     157.21
   55    555-591     577    143.25-150.50     146.50
    7    617-629     624    137.50-143.50     140.04
   11    665-697     684    134.50-139.50     136.01
   98    706-748     714    132.75-144.85     142.60
    4    768-785     772    135.00-142.25     140.41
    5      824       824       135.75         135.75
    5      869       869       141.75         141.75

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10      411       411       157.25         157.25

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8    330-341     340    206.00-219.00     217.42
   13    319-348     327    219.00-222.50     220.32   Thin Fleshed
    5      365       365    210.00-214.00     211.60
   18    405-445     425    189.00-208.00     198.91
   29    458-489     471    188.50-200.00     192.84
   11    507-540     510    173.00-195.00     183.23
   21    551-595     571    155.50-177.50     168.78
    5    655-679     674    133.00-140.25     138.84
    3      717       717       135.00         135.00

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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