Kingsville- Kingsville Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 04/08/2014

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Receipts:  1700    Last Week:  2211    Year Ago:  3708
 
   Compared to last week, steers under 600 lbs sold near steady - firm;
six weight steers steady to 6.00 higher; heifers under 700 lbs steady to
3.00 higher; other weights not a good comparison.  Supply moderate with
average feeder quality not as attractive as last week.  Demand good.  Cows
and bulls were 22 percent of receipts.   In the feeder supply, steers and
bulls were 60 percent of the run; heifers 40 percent.  Near 27 percent of
feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   18    312-343     325    237.50-251.00     246.17
    3      385       385       239.00         239.00

   15    411-429     420    238.00-244.50     241.28
   67    450-495     463    222.00-242.50     235.02

   40    500-549     519    218.00-232.00     228.93
   43    552-595     570    212.00-220.50     214.48
    9      567       567       207.50         207.50   Fleshy

   25    615-649     626    205.00-216.25     211.56
    4      631       631       173.50         173.50   Fleshy
   16      685       685       188.85         188.85

   10      891       891       158.25         158.25   Fleshy

    7      931       931       158.50         158.50
   26      973       973       160.85         160.85

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   13    301-345     318    224.00-243.00     235.93
   23    357-390     380    223.50-242.50     230.50
   15    400-445     417    229.00-245.00     240.03
   14    450-472     467    229.00-240.00     232.46
   32    505-540     525    216.50-230.50     223.31
   13    555-587     579    203.00-215.50     208.72
   14    608-624     617    190.00-200.00     193.06
    6    663-685     674    185.00-188.00     186.52
   13    703-740     725    177.50-184.25     179.69
   10    813-842     833    166.00-167.00     166.71
    4      938       938       163.00         163.00

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5      763       763       160.00         160.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      315       315       231.00         231.00
   16    369-381     376    222.00-225.00     224.19

   27    410-443     433    210.50-213.00     210.95
   36    455-498     483    201.50-210.00     206.06
    4      484       484       187.00         187.00   Fleshy

   19    507-543     519    200.00-210.00     204.31
   20    550-591     571    193.50-209.00     198.70
    6      595       595       167.50         167.50   Fleshy

   43    602-644     637    172.00-184.00     177.39
   10      690       690       182.75         182.75

   13    705-708     707    166.00-170.50     167.90
    3      758       758       166.50         166.50

    5      801       801       159.75         159.75

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    320-323     322    212.00-224.00     218.88
   11    388-395     392    210.00-225.00     216.75
   15    400-448     425    200.00-213.00     206.41
   23    462-499     482    204.00-214.00     211.21
   18    512-538     519    187.00-206.00     201.54
   19    553-595     577    178.50-191.00     183.28
    3      587       587       165.50         165.50   Full
    3      605       605       184.25         184.25
    4    655-673     668    174.50-182.00     180.16
    6    700-713     706    166.50-166.75     166.63

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   22    432-447     440    179.00-184.50     182.05
    3      520       520       172.00         172.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    310-335     323    230.00-250.00     239.74
    3    378-395     384    229.00-239.00     232.43
    7    418-436     431    231.00-241.00     235.08
   13    454-494     473    218.50-224.50     221.02
    9    512-535     521    207.50-220.00     215.36
   26    552-592     573    189.75-208.50     201.08
    4    605-618     615    184.50-189.00     185.61

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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