Kingsville- Kingsville Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 05/22/2012

Wednesday, May 23, 2012

Receipts:  2184    Last Week:  2029    Year Ago:  1486
 
   Compared to last week, steers under 550 lbs steady to 3.00 lower; steers
550-750 lbs sold 3.00 to 5.00 higher with steers over 750 lbs and all weight
heifers selling steady.  Demand was good to very good with active trade.
Supply moderate to heavy.  Cows and bulls were 12 percent of receipts.  In
the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 63 percent of the run; heifers
37 percent.  Near 29 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8    394-395     394    210.50-211.50     211.00

   27    404-446     432    199.25-206.00     201.62
   68    463-498     482    185.50-196.50     190.23

  155    500-545     521    177.00-190.25     183.60
  140    550-599     577    171.50-185.25     179.48
    5    580-598     587    154.00-165.50     160.82   Fleshy

   75    603-648     625    163.75-175.50     167.52
    3      603       603       179.50         179.50   Thin Fleshed
   61    651-679     657    164.75-173.75     169.63
    9      699       699       157.00         157.00   Fleshy

   28    730-738     737    164.50-167.25     164.79
    3      767       767       144.25         144.25   Fleshy

    3    815-830     825    144.75-146.00     145.16

  124    910-918     914    140.85-141.50     141.18

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      315       315       230.00         230.00   Thin Fleshed
   10    350-377     369    197.50-202.00     198.88
   54    400-449     440    194.00-210.00     201.52
   30    455-497     479    186.00-203.50     195.85
   28    503-544     523    178.50-189.75     183.87
   11    575-593     582    172.00-180.50     177.39
   11    620-642     630    155.50-169.50     165.70
    9    654-670     660    154.50-170.00     161.45
    3      755       755       152.75         152.75

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   32    408-448     424    168.50-180.25     175.02
   62    453-496     482    166.50-178.50     174.43

  141    500-543     526    162.00-174.00     166.56
  117    550-586     572    160.00-170.00     164.69
   16    600-643     623    144.50-166.50     159.22
   32    656-679     664    143.75-156.75     149.12
    8      683       683       142.25         142.25   Fleshy

   22    700-725     710    149.50-154.50     150.49

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   19    361-392     378    170.00-185.50     175.48
   19    405-447     432    168.00-179.50     172.74
   52    450-496     470    162.50-175.00     169.45
   14    500-543     513    164.00-169.00     165.65
    4      580       580       164.50         164.50
    4      609       609       164.75         164.75
    5    650-670     654    139.75-147.00     141.24

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      352       352       217.50         217.50
   10    400-433     418    190.00-206.00     197.83
   11    458-494     481    180.50-194.00     185.18
   10    502-530     517    175.50-184.50     178.42
   11    575-598     588    154.50-162.00     157.35
    5    655-685     679    149.50-150.50     150.31
    3    703-745     717    140.00-145.50     143.60

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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