Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 07/20/2010

Wednesday, July 21, 2010

Receipts:  903    Last Week:  1103    Year Ago:  1444

   Compared to last week, steers and heifers under 600 lbs and over 700 lbs
near steady-weak; six weights weak-3.00 lower.  Slaughter cows traded
weak-2.00 lower.  Supply moderate.  Trade not as active as last week.  Cows
and bulls were 19 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and
bulls were 54 percent of the run; heifers 46 percent.  Near 40 percent of
feeders weighed over 600 lbs.  A special cow sale will follow next weeks
regular sale and feature 60 pairs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  few 415-450 lbs 130.00-142.50;
500-600 lbs 126.00-132.50; 600-650 lbs 119.50-124.75; 720-800 lbs 108.75-
115.50; 800-830 lbs 109.75-112.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  few 350-400 lbs
132.00-141.00; 400-500 lbs 126.25-138.50; 500-600 lbs 123.00-132.50; 600-
700 lbs 116.00-122.00; pkg 735 lbs 116.75; pkg 965 lbs 106.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 496 lbs 115.75; pkg 498 lbs
fleshy 113.50; 500-600 lbs 114.00-118.75; 600-700 lbs 113.00-118.00; 700-
750 lbs 106.85-112.85.  Medium and Large 1-2  370-400 lbs 121.50-123.00;
400-500 lbs 116.00-124.00; 500-600 lbs 108.75-123.50, fleshy 106.00; 600-
700 lbs 111.00-114.50.  Medium and Large 2  pkg 418 lbs 107.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  few 335-390 lbs 127.50-130.50;
pkg 475 lbs 125.00; 520-590 lbs 115.00-122.00; pkg 710 lbs 97.50.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing   Hi Dressing   Lo Dressing

Breaking 75-80        55.00-61.00   61.50-64.25   54.75
Boning   80-85        55.50-61.00   61.75-66.00   53.50-55.00
Lean     85-90        54.25-57.50   60.25-63.00   46.00-52.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1235-1985 lbs 72.25-76.75; high
dressing 81.50-84.00; low dressing 65.00-68.00.

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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