Kingsville- Kingsville Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 07/31/2012

Wednesday, August 1, 2012

Receipts:  876    Last Week:  1071    Year Ago:  1068
 
   Compared to last week, steers under 600 lbs and heifers under 500 lbs
sold near 5.00 to 10.00 higher; heavier steers sold steady to 3.00 higher;
heavier heifers sold 2.00 to 5.00 lower.  Supply and demand were light to
moderate.  Cows and bulls were 39 percent of receipts.  In the feeder
supply, steers and bulls were 50 percent of the run; heifers 50 percent.
Near 31 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    305-323     317    162.00-165.50     163.12
    3      395       395    150.50-156.00     154.17

    3      410       410       157.00         157.00
    4    460-495     478    150.00-151.00     150.48

   17    505-548     524    137.00-149.00     142.29
   17    568-598     580    132.00-143.00     137.48

    5      632       632       128.25         128.25
   13    662-679     675    126.50-128.25     127.85

    6      736       736       125.75         125.75
    4      753       753       124.75         124.75

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    265-287     280    170.00-171.00     170.68
    4      338       338       150.50         150.50
    5    350-375     356    147.50-169.50     152.62
    5    423-428     425    151.50-161.00     156.12
    4      465       465    140.00-149.00     146.75
    8    563-570     568    137.00-143.00     138.49
    8    615-627     621    124.50-136.50     129.56
   15    655-693     667    121.50-124.00     123.08
    6    735-740     737    119.00-119.75     119.50

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    320-341     337    146.00-151.50     150.45
    5    350-385     368    145.00-150.00     148.34

   17    408-447     424    139.00-144.50     141.14
   11    463-484     476    135.75-137.50     136.37

   22    510-536     523    130.00-136.00     134.32
   16    574-588     578    127.25-132.25     130.68

   26    603-621     612    121.75-124.75     123.15
    6      681       681       121.75         121.75

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      328       328       145.00         145.00
    3    370-385     380    135.00-137.50     136.69
    6    403-445     431    133.00-143.50     137.13
   11    465-495     476    130.00-141.75     138.08
   15    503-532     511    124.00-133.50     128.95
    5    577-583     579       131.75         131.75
   15    608-648     629    118.50-128.50     121.82

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      395       395       133.00         133.00
    9      441       441       125.00         125.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    307-345     324    146.50-160.00     154.93
    4    378-380     378    149.00-151.00     150.50
   11    400-438     422    134.00-154.50     142.34
   10    470-478     476    145.00-150.00     147.50
    5    515-538     531    124.00-140.00     131.84
    3      732       732       105.00         105.00
    3      765       765       106.75         106.75

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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