Kingsville - Kingsville Livestock Auction

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Feeder Cattle Auction Report for 3/6/2018

Receipts:  3064    Week Ago:  1512    Year Ago:  2874

   Compared to last week, steers and heifers traded steady to 5.00 higher with
the most advance on 550-650 lb steers. The supply of feeders was moderate to
heavy and included everything from some green lightweight cattle to some feedlot
ready yearlings carrying some cover and quality was mixed as well. Demand was
mostly good, particularly better for the heavier cattle headed to the feedlot,
however the fleshier cattle saw light to moderate demand with moderate
discounts. The feeder offering was made up of near 45 percent steers and bulls
and 55 percent heifers with 54 percent over 600 lbs. Cows and bulls totaled 8
percent of the offering. 

   Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1  pkg 377 lbs 202.50; 400-500 lbs 195.00-
214.50, 400-500 lbs fleshy 188.00-189.00; 500-600 lbs 183.50-206.50, 550-600 lbs
fancy 200.00-209.75, 550-600 lbs fleshy 180.00; 600-700 lbs 163.00-184.50, 600-
700 lbs fleshy 152.60-168.50, pkg 609 lbs thin 185.50; 700-800 lbs 140.25-
164.00, 700-800 lbs fleshy 140.25-145.50; 800-900 lbs 139.25-144.00, lot 860 lbs
fleshy 130.50; lot 915 lbs 135.00. Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 185.00- 
192.00; 400-500 lbs 169.00-190.50, lot 453 lbs thin 196.50; 500-600 lbs 176.00-
198.00, pkg 531 lbs thin 199.00; 600-700 lbs 151.00-168.50; 750-800 lbs 141.75-
143.75; 850-900 lbs 133.75-135.25. Large 1  600-700 lbs 164.50-168.25. Medium 1-
2  pkg 738 lbs 133.75.

   Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 175.00-195.00 400-500 lbs
161.25-184.00; 500-600 lbs 153.00-175.50, 500-600 lbs fleshy 137.50-154.50; 600-
700 lbs 140.25-155.50, 650-700 lbs fleshy 134.25-135.25; 700-800 lbs 128.75-
139.25, 700-800 lbs fleshy 127.25-131.00; 800-900 lbs 117.50-130.10; pkg 918 lbs
121.00, pkg 927 lbs fleshy 117.25. Medium and Large 1-2  lot 273 lbs 208.50; pkg
338 lbs thin 205.00, pkg 363 lbs 175.00; 400-500 lbs 153.00-163.00, 400-500 lbs 
thin 170.50-176.00; 500-600 lbs 141.75-157.00, pkg 519 lbs thin 172.50, lot 596
lbs fleshy 135.75; 600-700 lbs 134.50-143.50; 700-800 lbs 129.75-133.25; load
862 lbs fleshy 125.85; pkg 975 lbs 115.50. Medium and Large 2  pkg 353 lbs thin
180.00; 450-500 lbs 143.00-152.00; 500-600 lbs 136.00-141.50. Large 1  lot 852
lbs 132.00. Large 1-2  pkg 475 lbs 142.00; pkg 515 lbs 130.50. Medium 1  pkg 548
lbs 141.50; 600-700 lbs 131.00-133.00. Medium 1-2  pkg 577 lbs 140.00. Medium 2 
pkg 470 lbs 136.50; pkg 505 lbs 137.50.  

   Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1  pkg 337 lbs 206.00; 450-500 lbs 194.00-
199.00; 500-550 lbs 179.00-182.50; 600-700 lbs 147.50-170.00. Medium and Large
1-2  pkg 265 lbs 219.00; 300-400 lbs 201.00-219.50; pkg 522 lbs 174.50; pkg 615
lbs 154.50. Medium and Large 2  pkg 572 lbs 151.00. Medium 1-2  pkg 513 lbs
158.00. Medium 2  lot 423 lbs 160.00. 

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_LS147.txt

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