Kingsville- Kingsville Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 08/07/2012

Wednesday, August 8, 2012

Receipts:  1224    Last Week:  876    Year Ago:  1066
 
   Compared to last week, steers, 450-600 lbs, sold 4.00 to 7.00 higher;
steers over 600 lbs were not well tested last week; heifers, 425-700 lbs,
sold 3.00 to 4.00 higher.  Supply was moderate with three load lots of
850-960 lb steers selling.  Demand was good.  Cows and bulls were
31 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were
66 percent of the run; heifers 34 percent.  Near 64 percent of feeders
weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      343       343       164.00         164.00

   10    478-499     488    154.00-156.50     155.28

   24    500-518     504       156.00         156.00
   10    565-568     567    145.00-147.25     145.77

   11    623-635     625    140.00-142.00     141.63
   20    668-695     684    136.75-137.50     137.16

   17    713-726     718    134.00-138.85     137.12
   16    783-791     788    124.75-126.75     125.88

   57      853       853       133.25         133.25

   57      922       922       130.00         130.00
   57      957       957       125.60         125.60

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      360       360       152.00         152.00
    9    428-445     432    140.00-149.50     147.32
    9      498       498       144.00         144.00
    7    528-538     531    139.50-149.75     144.44
    5      590       590       132.50         132.50
    9    611-635     619    136.00-139.50     137.39
    3      698       698       138.50         138.50
    6      813       813       123.75         123.75
   18      994       994       120.10         120.10

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8    369-390     377    141.00-142.50     141.92

   13    451-487     469    139.00-145.00     141.62

   12    500-544     522    136.00-147.00     140.71
   17    555-590     578    130.25-143.00     133.95

   23    653-670     662    125.00-126.50     125.59

   30    700-741     728    125.00-126.10     125.76

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      360       360       143.00         143.00
   15    430-448     443    132.00-148.00     141.47
   11    453-498     465    134.00-143.50     140.22
   10    522-544     534    126.50-140.50     132.39
   15    568-595     574    122.50-130.00     126.93
    6    600-645     618    120.00-128.50     123.09
    7      773       773       120.00         120.00
   29    857-898     878    116.50-117.00     116.72

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    355-359     358    149.00-161.00     152.97
    3    440-445     443    134.00-138.00     135.32
    8    465-488     476    132.00-138.00     134.23
    5    500-540     524    124.50-142.00     137.25
    4    558-565     560    122.00-128.00     123.51
    5    618-625     621    123.50-130.00     126.79
    4    668-680     671    123.50-126.50     125.74
    3      735       735       116.00         116.00

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