Kingsville- Kingsville Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 10/23/2012

Wednesday, October 24, 2012

Receipts:  1499    Last Week:  1357    Year Ago:  2714
 
   Compared to last week, feeders sold mostly 2.00 to 7.00 lower.  Supply
was moderate with average feeder quality being less attractive than last
week.  Demand was moderate to good with buyers being very selective.  Cows
and bulls were 27 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and
bulls were 59 percent of the run; heifers 41 percent.  Near 18 percent of
feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   12      334       334       187.00         187.00
    3    378-385     380    184.00-190.00     186.02

   26    416-433     423    164.00-173.00     169.13
   52    468-498     481    165.00-178.00     172.16

   24    523-535     530    152.50-168.00     159.40
   22    523-539     534    175.50-179.00     176.59   Fancy
    8      543       543       145.25         145.25   Fleshy
   68    553-592     579    149.00-155.00     151.75
    4      595       595       138.75         138.75   Fleshy

   15    614-646     631    131.50-142.00     137.55   Calves
   17    663-679     676    135.35-142.75     136.63

    4      723       723       145.25         145.25
    4      756       756       135.25         135.25   Calves

    5      815       815       140.25         140.25

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    303-340     322    179.00-192.00     187.77
    8    351-382     363    184.00-190.00     187.63
   14    424-438     433    169.00-173.00     169.84
   14    450-495     476    164.00-174.00     167.93
   18    515-549     536    144.00-164.00     153.91
    4      503       503       168.00         168.00   Thin Fleshed
    7    550-588     572    146.50-152.00     148.77
   13      586       586       132.50         132.50   Fleshy
    6    640-648     646    145.00-149.50     148.76
    4      600       600       162.50         162.50   Thin Fleshed
    8    655-675     660    137.00-143.00     137.74

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   18    513-544     527    140.25-141.00     140.66
    8      656       656       130.50         130.50   Calves

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   13      309       309       155.50         155.50
   13    355-365     361    150.50-155.00     154.30

   36    402-436     416    144.00-158.00     151.24
    3      438       438       138.50         138.50   Fleshy
   36    453-496     486    142.50-150.50     148.75
   11      483       483       162.00         162.00   Fancy
    4      453       453       138.50         138.50   Fleshy

   13    520-538     531    137.50-149.00     141.83
    4      554       554       132.00         132.00   Fleshy

    5      627       627       130.25         130.25   Calves
   16    668-687     679    135.75-140.85     139.17

    5      839       839       125.25         125.25

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    9    304-340     322    145.00-147.00     145.69
    6    391-395     392    143.50-145.00     144.50
   10    403-425     414    143.00-156.00     149.21
   11    465-483     472    143.00-148.00     145.96
    3      457       457       140.00         140.00   Fleshy
   33    505-538     518    131.25-141.00     136.69
    4      580       580       134.50         134.50
   32    660-677     675    136.00-140.10     139.72
    3      842       842       124.25         124.25

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      438       438       136.00         136.00
    3      478       478       130.00         130.00
    3      503       503       131.00         131.00
   10      572       572       122.50         122.50

                      Feeder Heifers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7      566       566       126.50         126.50

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      335       335       196.00         196.00
    6    358-385     367    160.00-165.00     161.75
    5    428-445     435    144.00-146.00     144.41
    6    450-480     460    155.00-164.00     160.95
   17    508-547     529    133.00-149.00     138.80
    3      570       570       130.00         130.00

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

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