Kingsville- Kingsville Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 03/12/2013

Wednesday, March 13, 2013

Receipts:  2445    Last Week:  1430    Year Ago:  1443
 
   Compared to last week, feeders under 500 lbs were not a good comparison;
steers 500-700 lbs sold near steady-firm; steers over 700 lbs sold 3.00 to
6.00 lower; heifers 500-600 lbs sold steady to firm on a better test; heifers
600-650 lbs sold 3.00 to 6.00 lower; heavier heifers weak to 2.00 lower.
Supply moderate to heavy.  Demand good with active trade.  Cows and bulls
were 13 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were
58 percent of the run; heifers 42 percent.  Near 62 percent of feeders
weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8    311-347     324    192.00-192.50     192.20
    3      383       383       190.00         190.00

    9      422       422       189.50         189.50
   11      440       440       193.25         193.25   Thin Fleshed
   24    459-497     484    171.50-181.00     178.35

   34    517-534     523    168.00-183.00     176.21
   28    567-598     578    163.00-176.50     170.08

   34    600-635     622    165.00-169.50     168.06
   83    650-697     669    147.50-169.00     157.71
   12    667-697     686    125.50-140.50     134.23   Fleshy

  150    700-747     724    135.25-143.00     140.20
    5      723       723       130.00         130.00   Fleshy
   61    753-792     780    129.75-135.75     133.80

  132    806-839     828    132.50-135.00     134.12
   14      850       850       130.10         130.10
   13      882       882       120.75         120.75   Fleshy

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6    310-323     316    190.00-195.50     192.81
    5      380       380       185.00         185.00
    5    428-435     432    176.00-179.00     177.81
   30    466-498     482    171.00-185.00     178.46
   17    508-538     523    164.00-171.00     167.73
   64    550-596     581    155.50-171.00     161.23
    6      624       624       163.50         163.50
   48    658-684     675    138.00-149.50     143.74
   44    701-720     702    130.00-134.10     133.74
   20    759-788     776    126.25-132.60     130.43
   79      830       830    126.50-126.75     126.74
    3      863       863       127.75         127.75

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      436       436       159.00         159.00
   54    458-498     479    154.00-163.50     159.99

   38    500-534     518    149.50-158.25     154.31
   88    561-588     568    146.00-153.00     148.02
    4      594       594       139.50         139.50   Fleshy

   72    622-648     630    135.00-137.85     136.78
    8    640-646     643    125.00-131.00     127.99   Fleshy
   75    660-671     666    133.10-136.00     134.51

   71    714-744     727    125.10-130.85     128.57
   13      795       795       116.25         116.25   Fleshy

   13    804-809     807    122.60-124.85     123.63
   11      877       877       120.10         120.10
    7      864       864       116.50         116.50   Fleshy

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    318-330     323    168.00-170.00     169.12
   10    369-383     373    156.50-158.00     156.96
    9    410-443     421    158.00-159.75     159.14
   19    472-498     492    148.00-152.75     151.05
   53    500-538     523    139.00-155.00     146.54
   61    555-593     575    130.50-146.00     139.21
   18    618-642     631    127.25-137.00     132.60
   37    650-684     672    130.00-134.75     131.05
   13    703-724     718    124.00-125.10     124.77
   16    753-771     764    123.85-124.60     124.32
    3      768       768       121.75         121.75   Fleshy

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   11      450       450       142.75         142.75
    4      533       533       126.50         126.50

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   22    454-495     479    160.00-175.50     167.29
    4    515-528     525    143.00-166.50     148.77
   10    555-580     562    139.50-163.00     155.73
    4      740       740       114.00         114.00
    9      779       779       113.25         113.25

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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