Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 08/31/2010

Wednesday, September 1, 2010

Receipts:  1279    Last Week:  1162    Year Ago:  1053

   Compared to last weeks better quality test, steers steady-mostly 1.00
lower; heifers 2.00-4.00 lower.  Slaughter cows 3.00-4.00 lower.  Average
feeder quality not as attractive as last week.  Supply moderate.  Good
buyer activity.  Cows and bulls were 27 percent of receipts.  In the
feeder supply, steers and bulls were 53 percent of the run; heifers
47 percent.  Near 53 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  450-500 lbs fleshy 125.00-132.00;
500-550 lbs 132.00-135.00; lot 582 lbs fleshy 118.00; 600-700 lbs
118.75-129.00, fleshy 114.25; pkg 709 lbs 121.25; pkg 795 lbs fleshy
109.25; 825-835 lbs 111.00-113.50.  Medium and Large 1-2  500-600 lbs
125.00-134.50; 600-700 lbs 120.00-129.00; few 730-780 lbs 116.75; few
900-910 lbs 103.00-103.75.  Medium and Large 2  pkg 702 lbs 110.50.
Large 1  pkg 452 lbs fleshy 120.00; 555-585 lbs fleshy 115.25-115.50;
pkg 603 lbs fleshy 111.50.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 386 lbs 124.75; 430-500 lbs
114.50-120.75; 500-600 lbs 111.50-113.75, fleshy 107.10-109.00; 600-
700 lbs 109.00-117.75; 700-800 lbs 109.10-111.00.  Medium and Large 1-2
400-500 lbs 113.50-119.25; 500-600 lbs 112.00-116.00, fleshy/full 105.00-
107.00; 600-700 lbs 108.75-116.00; 700-750 lbs 109.25-111.00, fleshy
104.50; pkg 843 lbs 103.50.  Medium and Large 2  pkg 478 lbs 111.50.
Large 1  pkg 436 lbs 113.00; pkg 548 lbs fleshy 105.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  300-350 lbs 133.50-142.00; 400-
500 lbs 120.50-134.50, fleshy 115.25; 500-600 lbs 111.50-119.25; few 600-
700 lbs 106.50-117.50; few 700-800 lbs 103.50-109.50.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing   Hi Dressing   Lo Dressing

Breaking 75-80        54.00-60.00   59.75-63.00
Boning   80-85        55.00-58.75   59.00-66.75   52.00-53.00
Lean     85-90        52.00-55.50                 46.00-51.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1300-2190 lbs 68.00-76.25; high
dressing 78.00; low dressing 59.50-66.00.

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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