Kingsville - Kingsville Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 12/02/2014

Wednesday, December 3, 2014

Receipts:  3318    Week Ago:  1141    Year Ago:  3419
 
   Compared to last week, steers under 600 lbs sold firm with instances of
10.00 to 15.00 higher; 600-900 lb steers mostly 4.00 to 5.00 higher;
heifers firm to 5.00 higher on a better test.  Supply heavy with several
load lots selling.  Demand very good with active trade.  Cows and bulls
were 13 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were
62 percent of the run; heifers 38 percent.  Near 68 percent of feeders
weighed over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      320       320    360.00-397.50     385.00
    9    350-395     378    330.00-365.00     349.33
    4      390       390       392.50         392.50   Thin Fleshed

    8    423-440     426    318.00-343.00     333.78
   38    450-499     479    290.00-332.50     311.01

   65    508-548     533    291.00-325.00     308.44
   29    550-587     570    275.50-296.00     284.55

  118    600-648     621    249.50-271.50     262.27
    4      613       613       247.00         247.00   Fleshy
  164    651-697     678    243.00-275.00     255.08
   16    672-693     679    234.00-236.50     235.70   Fleshy

  105    705-745     730    235.50-243.10     241.81
   20    715-744     724    226.00-232.25     230.32   Calves
   10    703-711     707    215.00-230.00     222.46   Fleshy
   45    759-788     770    225.00-243.50     238.73

  180    806-833     821    224.75-243.00     233.93
  115    888-894     891    231.35-233.85     232.66

   35    910-936     930    224.00-229.75     227.79

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3      320       320       387.50         387.50
    3      350       350       322.50         322.50
    9    403-428     420    292.00-307.00     302.20
    6    456-490     464    307.00-317.50     314.01
   40    503-548     524    255.00-300.00     288.62
   48    578-595     589    237.00-281.00     269.89
   13    610-623     617    255.00-266.00     262.70
   11    678-690     685    240.00-250.00     245.30
   22    778-793     792    220.25-227.50     220.90

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    7    382-395     389    261.00-297.50     276.34

   13    401-436     420    271.00-295.00     286.42
   18    455-463     457    247.50-255.00     250.11

   75    503-546     526    242.00-263.00     251.95
   83    552-595     572    229.00-251.00     240.37

   71    612-648     636    228.00-247.00     243.03
    5      645       645       205.00         205.00   Fleshy
  171    658-699     672    226.25-247.50     241.52

  102    708-739     719    220.00-239.50     229.63
   14    750-780     773    224.00-230.25     227.94

    7    822-824     823    215.00-226.00     219.71
   17    854-861     858    213.50-216.75     214.83

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    9    405-438     427    254.00-276.00     266.42
   17    470-493     489    233.50-252.00     237.59
   47    507-543     523    224.00-239.25     234.58
   36    558-585     576    220.00-234.25     226.88
    3      587       587       214.00         214.00   Fleshy
   24    608-649     630    219.00-236.00     224.94
    5      615       615       216.00         216.00   Fleshy
   11    668-696     689    214.50-232.50     227.43
    5      676       676       206.50         206.50   Fleshy

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    320-335     331    360.00-362.50     360.60
    5      380       380       392.50         392.50
    8    405-425     414    310.00-339.00     327.91
    3    455-468     464    315.00-318.00     315.98
   24    523-548     533    243.00-305.00     276.76
   10    560-593     580    221.00-243.00     234.50
   14    618-643     631    219.00-232.00     226.29
    8    663-698     689    207.50-229.00     212.67
    4      720       720    205.00-219.00     212.00
    7      775       775       217.00         217.00

Source:  MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service, Kingsville, MO
         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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