Kingsville- Kingsville Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 07/24/2012

Wednesday, July 25, 2012

Receipts:  1071    Last Week:  1889    Year Ago:  1093
 
   Compared to last week, feeders sold mostly 4.00 to 10.00 lower except
five weight heifers which sold 3.00 to 4.00 higher.  Supply was moderate
although much lighter than last week with average feeder quality being
less attractive.  Supply also included numerous unweaned and bull calves.
Demand was light to moderate.  Cows and bulls were 38 percent of receipts.
In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 61 percent of the run; heifers
39 percent.  Near 26 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      305       305       165.00         165.00

    3      410       410       142.00         142.00
   12      498       498    138.00-139.00     138.50

   10    500-539     524    128.50-135.50     132.02
   15    575-590     578    125.50-138.00     134.93

    3      640       640       125.00         125.00
    3      648       648       116.50         116.50   Calves
   25    657-659     658    129.75-134.75     132.95

    7    725-733     728    118.50-121.25     120.06
   12    775-790     781    115.50-118.75     117.72

    6      948       948       112.35         112.35

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    410-415     412    140.00-154.00     148.01
    4    450-465     461    134.00-140.00     135.46
   26    505-545     526    128.00-140.00     134.67
   10    550-573     563    124.25-133.00     128.46
    4      580       580       116.75         116.75   Fleshy
   12    603-633     622    126.75-129.50     127.74
    6    658-680     670    120.50-124.00     121.73

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      346       346       151.00         151.00
   12    355-389     382    132.50-140.25     137.88

    7    415-445     436    125.25-130.00     125.97
   17    452-490     470    125.00-136.75     134.57

   18    516-539     526    135.00-141.25     137.03
   11    561-593     581    129.50-135.00     131.70

    6    620-625     621    123.50-131.00     129.74
    3      670       670       113.00         113.00   Calves

    4      706       706       119.75         119.75

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      320       320       139.00         139.00
    5    443-448     446    123.00-124.50     123.90
   12    450-490     473    124.00-136.75     132.42
   14    520-548     533    122.50-137.25     126.70
   15    562-595     580    121.00-135.00     127.06
    3      762       762       114.50         114.50

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   10    355-390     374    139.00-159.00     150.45
    5      350       350       170.00         170.00   Fancy
    8    408-420     410    135.00-143.00     139.45
   13    460-495     479    136.50-142.00     139.96
    7    503-530     519    121.00-129.00     123.91
    4    560-595     586    107.00-131.00     112.73

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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