Kingsville- Kingsville Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 10/30/2012

Wednesday, October 31, 2012

Receipts:  2092    Last Week:  1499    Year Ago:  2397
 
   Compared to last week, calves were firm with a few instances of light
calves selling 6.00 to 10.00 higher; yearlings were not well tested last
week.  Supply was moderate to heavy.  Demand was good with active trade.
Average feeder quality was more attractive than last week with reputation
strings and two load lots selling.  Cows and bulls were 16 percent of
receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 60 percent of the
run; heifers 40 percent.  Near 44 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    9    331-345     336    204.00-206.00     204.69
    4    365-368     366    185.00-200.00     192.47

   36    405-437     427    179.00-188.00     185.94
   48    464-496     482    165.00-172.00     167.38

   68    515-535     516    161.00-172.00     170.31
   54    567-594     577    159.50-170.00     165.94

   45    609-633     622    151.75-160.00     155.70
   13      614       614       141.75         141.75   Calves
   21    667-688     674    145.00-160.60     155.94
   17      666       666       162.00         162.00   Thin Fleshed

    9    701-743     710    148.25-151.00     148.89
   38    756-775     760    145.00-152.50     150.46

   14      822       822       148.00         148.00
   73    860-876     874    138.00-143.35     142.67

   63    908-933     931    136.35-140.10     139.75

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    340-345     342       190.00         190.00
   10    360-391     388    179.00-188.00     187.16
   10    423-448     432    163.00-177.00     168.82
   22    450-498     471    158.00-170.00     164.31
   10    529-539     533    149.00-159.00     153.54
   29      541       541    165.00-167.00     166.45   Thin Fleshed
   43    555-588     577    150.25-160.00     154.99
   23    605-642     627    137.25-147.00     141.61
   10      635       635       151.25         151.25   Thin Fleshed
    5    658-673     667    145.00-147.50     146.51
   33      708       708       148.50         148.50
   14      704       704       140.00         140.00   Calves
    3      763       763       144.75         144.75
    4      850       850       140.60         140.60

                      Feeder Steers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5      490       490       156.50         156.50

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    332-345     335    153.00-159.00     157.46
   23    355-383     373    144.00-168.50     157.04

   19    400-445     435    145.75-149.50     147.31
   15    455-483     469    140.25-143.00     141.75
   44      463       463       168.00         168.00   Fancy

   40    518-539     532    141.00-147.00     144.34
   14      535       535       138.75         138.75   Fleshy
    4      555       555       145.00         145.00
   29    581-595     588    154.25-155.00     154.62   Thin Fleshed

   42    600-618     610    138.75-149.50     146.13
   18    600-628     605    126.50-129.25     128.77   Calves
   29    683-694     687    142.00-145.75     144.81

    8      730       730       138.25         138.25
   21      723       723       147.50         147.50   Thin Fleshed
   11      757       757       144.10         144.10   Thin Fleshed

   16    812-847     836    130.85-134.85     132.06
    7      858       858       131.50         131.50

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    328-340     332    151.00-158.00     153.39
   10    363-395     377    148.00-155.00     151.46
   30    402-444     424    143.50-160.50     148.76
   48    459-495     482    135.75-145.50     140.46
   15    480-485     484    154.00-155.00     154.80   Thin Fleshed
   35    500-548     524    135.00-150.50     140.66
    9    560-588     581    134.00-150.25     145.02
   16    612-635     619    146.85-147.25     146.98
   20    673-685     675    132.00-132.25     132.04

                      Feeder Heifers Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      563       563       133.50         133.50

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    400-430     415    156.00-164.00     160.65
   13    477-479     478    142.00-142.50     142.23
    5    520-525     521    142.75-156.00     145.42
    8    558-592     578    128.00-135.00     129.97
    3      640       640       125.00         125.00
   18    654-659     657    120.00-129.50     126.37

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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