Kingsville - Kingsville Livestock Auction

Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 08/30/2016
 
Receipts:  814    Week Ago:  1467    Year Ago:  625
 
   Compared to last week, a light test of feeders sold mixed; calves
mostly 4.00-7.00 lower and yearlings mostly steady to 5.00 lower. 
Future markets had a crazy day and started lower only to close with 
substantial gains after playing the game of how low can you go the 
last couple weeks. We will find out where this market is going from 
here as we approach the fall runs. Supply was light to moderate with 
moderate demand. The feeder offering consisted of near 48 percent 
steers and bulls and 52 percent heifers with 33 percent over 600 lbs. 
Cows and bulls totaled 14 percent of the offering.  

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    4      366       366       176.00         176.00

   28    456-495     472    156.50-169.50     166.03
    3      478       478       152.50         152.50   Fleshy

   27    516-540     533    155.00-166.25     161.34
   37    571-599     576    152.00-164.25     161.11

   25    603-631     623    152.50-157.75     156.30
    4      643       643       144.50         144.50   Calves
   16    652-658     655    148.50-153.25     150.89

    3      745       745       150.50         150.50
    6      719       719       155.00         155.00   Thin Fleshed
   10    777-786     783    150.50-151.00     150.85

    5      843       843       143.75         143.75
   61      892       892       138.00         138.00

    4      956       956       135.00         135.00

                Feeder Steers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6      558       558       157.50         157.50   Thin Fleshed

                Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
   44    411-446     439    146.00-163.00     160.65
   27    452-498     483    146.50-150.00     148.93

  109    517-532     520    136.50-156.85     154.42
   46    553-598     581    137.50-155.35     151.18

    7      629       629       153.25         153.25
    7      676       676       130.75         130.75
    5      662       662       122.00         122.00   Calves

   19    760-781     773    120.75-123.25     122.32

    4      895       895       117.75         117.75

               Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5      395       395       165.00         165.00   Thin Fleshed
    3      490       490       147.00         147.00   Thin Fleshed
    9    508-548     537    132.00-135.50     134.39
   11    566-591     580    128.50-137.00     132.90

                 Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    8    418-433     422    158.00-164.00     161.77
    5      501       501       146.50         146.50

                Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1-2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    6      499       499       140.25         140.25
    4      589       589       131.50         131.50
   12    669-680     676    121.50-126.50     123.15

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