Kingsville- Kingsville Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 08/14/2012

Wednesday, August 15, 2012

Receipts:  1414    Last Week:  1224    Year Ago:  1185
 
   Compared to last week, steers under 600 lbs sold 3.00 to 9.00 higher;
steers 600-800 lbs sold near steady; steers 800-900 lbs sold 4.00 to 5.00
higher; heifers under 500 lbs sold steady to 6.00 higher; heifers 500-
700 lbs sold steady; heifers over 700 lbs not well tested last week.
Supply was moderate.  Demand good to very good.  Cows and bulls were
30 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were
57 percent of the run; heifers 43 percent.  Near 58 percent of feeders
weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    320-347     341    165.00-173.00     170.47
    3      375       375       172.00         172.00

    3      437       437       160.00         160.00
    9    483-495     486    153.50-169.50     156.28

   13    503-540     507    157.50-170.10     169.06
    7    554-555     554    154.50-160.25     159.43

    3      625       625       135.50         135.50
   12    655-677     669    138.00-142.00     139.82
    3    675-690     680    125.00-126.50     125.51   Calves
    5      689       689       131.75         131.75   Fleshy

  133    822-827     824       138.00         138.00
   19      827       827       126.60         126.60   Fleshy
   50      894       894       135.35         135.35

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      358       358       170.00         170.00
    3      395       395       175.00         175.00   Thin Fleshed
    4    400-435     410    151.00-172.00     164.48
    7    450-495     479    143.00-157.50     147.55
    7    505-525     516    158.00-168.50     162.71
    3      550       550       164.50         164.50
    3      610       610       142.00         142.00
   10      762       762       132.00         132.00

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      634       634       130.00         130.00

                    Feeder Steers Medium 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5      428       428       128.00         128.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    326-330     327    147.00-155.50     154.07
   11    360-395     377    149.50-166.50     159.54

   15    407-449     427    142.50-154.00     147.69
   18    482-499     491    135.00-141.50     138.95

    8    510-527     522    143.00-145.00     143.49
    3      523       523       129.00         129.00   Fleshy
   10    557-595     569    123.50-134.00     129.55

    8      629       629       128.75         128.75
    3      620       620       120.00         120.00   Fleshy
    3      653       653       124.00         124.00

  134    703-725     704    126.75-137.00     135.64

    4      814       814       116.75         116.75   Fleshy

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    305-340     328    142.50-154.00     144.87
   11    350-396     386    147.00-163.00     156.75
    4    435-437     436    146.00-148.50     147.88
    8    450-480     464    130.00-134.00     131.28
   20    500-540     516    133.00-141.50     138.40
   19    570-594     587    124.75-131.25     127.42
    5      616       616       127.25         127.25
    3    673-680     675       120.00         120.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      500       500       127.00         127.00

                    Feeder Heifers Medium 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5      407       407       121.50         121.50

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    310-328     324    171.50-180.00     173.12
    5    365-390     378    169.00-174.00     171.13
   16    400-435     415    164.00-175.50     170.96
   20    465-488     479    143.50-150.00     146.71
   16    505-540     526    135.50-155.00     145.53
   24    553-590     561    134.50-143.00     140.07
   15    605-630     619    127.50-134.50     131.91

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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