Kingsville- Kingsville Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 05/01/2012

Wednesday, May 2, 2012

Receipts:  1367    Last Week:  2046    Year Ago:  2268
 
   Compared to last week, steers sold 1.00 to 4.00 higher; heifers 3.00 to
6.00 higher; slaughter cows 5.00 to 6.00 higher.  Demand was very good.
Cows and bulls were 20 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers
and bulls were 57 percent of the run; heifers 43 percent.  Near 38 percent
of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    350-375     369    201.00-215.00     204.32

   13    440-441     440    190.50-192.25     191.71
   20    473-498     480    180.00-184.50     183.42

   27    500-549     517    175.25-183.75     179.66
   54    551-596     576    169.25-177.00     173.64
    4      566       566       160.00         160.00   Fleshy

   28    605-645     629    160.00-169.00     165.13
   10      605       605       158.25         158.25   Fleshy
   32    658-683     671    158.50-164.75     163.51

    8    740-748     744    157.00-157.75     157.37
   37    761-786     768    147.75-155.00     152.80

    5      800       800       142.25         142.25
   21      885       885       143.00         143.00

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5      285       285       229.00         229.00   Thin Fleshed
    7    305-335     310    227.00-235.00     230.78   Thin Fleshed
    9    360-390     381    198.00-206.50     203.15
   33    405-439     422    187.50-199.50     193.13
    3      400       400       204.00         204.00   Thin Fleshed
   28    451-485     467    182.00-192.00     186.43
   23    508-548     536    168.50-176.00     172.20
   18    563-595     580    161.50-176.50     168.28
    3      552       552       150.50         150.50   Fleshy
   16    621-645     634    146.00-160.25     152.98
   17    663-675     669    148.50-153.50     151.61
    7      800       800       133.25         133.25

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      748       748       135.75         135.75

                      Feeder Steers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      727       727       148.00         148.00

                  Feeder Holstein Steers Large 3
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   12      729       729       110.25         110.25
    3      752       752       113.50         113.50

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      320       320       185.00         185.00
    3      360       360       186.00         186.00

   12    400-440     423    173.00-183.50     178.16
   48    455-489     471    174.00-179.00     176.13

   47    510-538     526    169.50-179.00     173.73

   22    606-648     612    147.25-154.75     150.30
   19    655-686     670    148.75-154.00     152.04

   10    700-743     713    138.25-147.00     144.26
   44    765-785     768    134.00-139.60     138.72

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      274       274       205.00         205.00   Thin Fleshed
    3      325       325    175.00-190.00     185.00
    3      340       340       195.00         195.00   Thin Fleshed
   14    350-395     368    175.00-189.50     182.52
   37    406-443     433    172.25-179.50     173.92
   14      428       428       189.85         189.85   Thin Fleshed
   17    455-465     458    174.00-178.00     175.64
   22    510-548     533    164.00-174.50     167.07
   23    550-585     558    153.50-165.00     160.09
    6    588-590     588    140.50-149.00     145.92   Fleshy
    3      580       580       170.00         170.00   Thin Fleshed
   11    600-643     627    154.00-157.75     157.16
    3      650       650       148.00         148.00
    6      742       742       140.35         140.35

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   14    365-398     379    191.00-210.00     199.67
    3    405-415     408    183.00-186.00     184.02
    7      469       469       190.00         190.00
    5    525-530     529    165.50-166.50     165.70
    3    625-645     638    149.00-158.00     151.94
    6      613       613       161.50         161.50   Thin Fleshed

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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