Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 06/29/2010

Wednesday, June 30, 2010

Receipts:  1134    Last Week:  2329    Year Ago:  1292

   Compared to last week, feeders mostly firm-2.00 higher except for some
lighter four and five weight steers 2.00-4.00 lower.  Slaughter cows
traded 1.00-2.00 higher.  Supply was moderate with a good quality run.
Demand good to very good.  Cows and bulls were 9 percent of receipts.  In
the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 67 percent of the run; heifers
33 percent.  Near 38 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 304 lbs 146.50; 450-500 lbs
131.00-136.10; 500-600 lbs 124.00-131.00; 600-700 lbs 114.75-126.00; 700-
800 lbs 112.00-117.75; pkg 833 lbs fleshy 106.00.  Medium and Large 1-2
350-400 lbs 137.00-140.50; 400-500 lbs 130.50-136.00; 500-600 lbs 124.00-
132.00; 600-700 lbs 111.50-127.00.  Medium and Large 2  pkg 600 lbs
Brahman X  102.75.  Large 1  pkg 509 lbs 125.25; pkg 683 lbs 112.50.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 360 lbs 124.50; 445-500 lbs
123.00-128.25; 500-600 lbs 115.25-123.00; 630-675 lbs 109.75-113.50.
Medium and Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 116.00-126.00; 500-600 lbs 113.25-
122.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 127.00-136.50; 400-
500 lbs 123.00-133.50; 500-600 lbs 118.00-124.00; 600-700 lbs 104.85-
111.50; pkg 793 lbs 95.25.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing   Hi Dressing   Lo Dressing

Breaking 75-80        56.00-60.75   61.00-68.25
Boning   80-85        55.50-60.25   61.00-65.50
Lean     85-90        53.00-59.50   64.00         46.00-50.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1370-2155 lbs few 73.00-74.50; high
dressing 79.00; low dressing 67.50-69.50.

Source:  MO Dept of Agriculture-USDA Market Service, Kingsville MO
         Richard L Kramer, Market Reporter, (573) 751-5618
         24 hour recorded report (573) 522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS159.txt 

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