Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 07/27/2010

Wednesday, July 28, 2010

Receipts:  2096    Last Week:  903    Year Ago:  1131

   Compared to last week, feeders uneven but near steady.  Slaughter cows
steady.  A regular sale followed by a special cow sale combined to produce
heavy supply.  Demand good.  Cows and bulls were 52 percent of receipts.
In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 57 percent of the run; heifers
43 percent.  Near 32 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 475 lbs 136.00; 500-600 lbs
124.00-133.50; 600-700 lbs 119.85-126.00, fleshy 116.25; 745-770 lbs
115.50-117.50.  Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 137.50-138.00; 400-
500 lbs 131.00-135.25; 500-600 lbs 121.00-129.50; 640-650 lbs 116.50-
119.00; 700-760 lbs 116.75-118.00, fleshy 108.75; 800-900 lbs 108.75-
110.75.  Medium and Large 2  450-500 lbs 124.00-125.00.  Large 1  pkg
533 lbs 124.00; pkg 701 lbs 113.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  450-500 lbs 119.00-125.00; 500-
600 lbs 114.00-125.00, fleshy 106.00; 600-650 lbs 110.00-115.75; pkg
675 lbs fleshy 107.00; pkg 748 lbs 109.50.  Medium and Large 1-2  345-
375 lbs 120.50-124.00; 400-500 lbs 113.50-125.00; 500-600 lbs 109.60-
126.00, full 102.50-107.00; 600-700 lbs 110.00-114.25.  Medium and
Large 2  pkg 423 lbs 106.50.  Large 1  pkg 593 lbs 106.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 129.00-138.00;
400-500 lbs 124.00-134.00; 500-600 lbs 117.50-128.00; 600-660 lbs 110.00-
118.25; pkg 709 lbs 107.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing   Hi Dressing   Lo Dressing

Breaking 75-80        56.00-61.00   61.25-62.75   52.00-54.00
Boning   80-85        55.75-62.00   62.50-69.50   54.00-54.50
                                      Ind 74.00
Lean     85-90        53.75-55.75                 46.00-50.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1175-2165 lbs 73.00-80.50; high
dressing 83.00; low dressing 61.00-71.50.

   Replacement Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  1-6 yrs, 925-1235 lbs, 2nd-
3rd stage, 950.00-1150.00 per head; 6 yrs- short solid, 1100-1265 lbs,
2nd-3rd stage, 850.00-1000.00 per head.  Large 1  3-5 yrs, 1225-1350 lbs,
2nd-3rd stage, 975.00-1260.00 per head; 6 yrs- short solid, 1230-1460 lbs,
2nd-3rd stage, 850-1075.00 per head.

   Cow and Calf Pairs:  Medium and Large 1-2  2-5 yrs, 975-1225 lbs, with
baby-320 lb calves, 1100.00-1385.00 per pair; 6 yrs- short solid, 1000-
1250 lbs, with baby-350 lb calves, 1050-1335.00 per pair.

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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