Kingsville - Kingsville Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 03/31/2015

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

Receipts:  2230    Last Week:  1515    Year Ago:  2211
 
   Compared to last week, steers under 700 lbs sold steady to 7.00 lower;
heavier steers steady to 6.00 higher; heifers under 600 lbs sold 2.00 to
5.00 lower; heavier heifers steady to 3.00 higher.  Supply heavy with
numerous bull calves in the run.  Demand good to very good.  Cows and bulls
were 10 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were
61 percent of the run; heifers 39 percent.  Near 46 percent of feeders weighed
over 600 lbs.

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4    335-340     336    330.00-343.00     339.71
    8      350       350       330.00         330.00
    4      378       378       322.00         322.00   Fleshy

   50    417-444     431    315.50-343.00     333.17
   40    451-483     461    303.00-339.50     322.80

   85    502-548     530    267.50-308.00     283.21
   16    581-596     590    266.25-272.50     269.03
   10      573       573       243.50         243.50   Fleshy

   61    607-643     620    245.00-265.00     258.43
   24    664-691     683    238.25-260.00     244.42

   23    704-736     725    229.00-237.00     235.52
   14      700       700       217.75         217.75   Calves
   15    733-746     740    198.75-202.25     200.37   Fleshy
   27    756-771     760    220.00-239.50     233.64

   23    800-838     811    203.00-221.00     212.20
   31    853-882     866    200.00-207.00     204.86

   15      902       902       193.60         193.60

    8     1069      1069       171.25         171.25

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      350       350    315.00-321.00     319.50
    4    405-435     420    300.00-349.00     326.43
   23    455-498     471    287.50-319.00     303.26
    7      523       523       290.00         290.00
   15    570-598     581    252.00-285.00     272.10
    6    628-632     630    233.75-237.00     235.38
   11    651-690     660    221.00-255.00     245.15
   13      750       750       224.00         224.00
    7      832       832       203.00         203.00
   11    870-893     889       198.00         198.00
   50      924       924       190.00         190.00
   12      916       916       180.00         180.00   Fleshy
   31      957       957       183.00         183.00

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6      523       523       260.50         260.50
    9      612       612       236.00         236.00

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      319       319       331.00         331.00

   62    400-449     420    270.00-289.00     281.87
   44    455-496     480    262.50-271.50     267.61
    7      451       451       245.00         245.00   Fleshy

   43    509-545     527    246.00-262.50     255.40
    5      532       532       229.00         229.00   Fleshy
   41    550-597     577    242.50-255.25     247.55
    6      592       592       215.75         215.75   Fleshy

   47    607-635     625    219.00-239.75     226.79
   10    613-618     616    208.25-212.75     210.49   Fleshy
   26    652-689     674    221.00-233.50     225.51

   36    722-727     726    192.25-218.25     214.66
   12      752       752       194.75         194.75

    6    800-830     808    192.00-205.00     201.29
   17      892       892       183.00         183.00

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    3    305-340     318    287.50-340.00     315.72
    4      323       323       337.50         337.50   Thin Fleshed
    9    358-392     377    289.00-300.00     293.49
   45    400-443     417    264.00-289.00     273.64
   17    453-498     486    245.50-265.00     260.99
   25    509-540     524    239.50-265.50     254.35
   34    554-593     577    219.75-249.50     228.83
   16    618-631     625    218.75-227.50     223.07
    8    652-668     662    193.50-210.00     203.91
   15    783-788     786    182.25-198.50     189.81
    6    803-845     824    190.00-192.50     191.28

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5      558       558       227.00         227.00

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    327-328     327    315.00-332.00     325.19
   20    351-395     373    312.00-320.00     317.30
   23    404-446     424    290.00-340.00     314.32
   19    452-480     462    281.00-297.50     287.26
   41    505-533     516    249.00-284.50     269.08
   20    550-599     575    229.00-271.00     254.11
   42    604-640     623    229.00-239.75     235.15
    7    655-690     670    214.00-228.50     223.89
    5    705-729     724    206.00-210.00     209.22

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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