Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 09/07/2010

Wednesday, September 8, 2010

Receipts:  738    Last Week:  1279    Year Ago:  583

   Compared to last week, steer calves steady to 4.00 lower on a lighter
test; heifer calves steady to 3.00 higher; yearlings not well tested but
had a lower undertone.  Slaughter cows steady to 1.00 lower.  Numerous
unweaned and bull calves were in the run.  Cows and bulls were 14 percent
of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 56 percent of
the run; heifers 44 percent.  Near 34 percent of feeders weighed over
600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  few 500-560 lbs 123.75-126.00,
fleshy 120.50; 610-650 lbs 122.50-126.50, fleshy 119.00; lot 746 lbs
118.00; lot 893 lbs 110.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  few 315-385 lbs
134.00; 435-500 lbs 126.00-135.00; 500-525 lbs 124.50-130.75; 600-
650 lbs 119.00-121.50; 700-710 lbs 117.00-118.00; 917 lbs 109.00.
Large 1  pkg 435-475 lbs 120.25-125.50.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  445-500 lbs 118.00-123.00, fleshy
113.25; 500-600 lbs 113.50-123.00; 600-700 lbs 107.00-112.75; few 730-
760 lbs 102.25-105.00; few 815-830 lbs 102.50-103.00.  Medium and Large 1-2
300-400 lbs 116.00-123.00; 400-500 lbs 112.25-125.50; 500-600 lbs 112.00-
121.25, full 106.25; 600-700 lbs 107.50-113.75; pkg 785 lbs 103.75.  Large 1
pkg 435 lbs 114.00; pkg 560 lbs 109.75.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 120.00-132.00; 500-
600 lbs 107.75-118.50; few 650-700 lbs 106.00-109.00; 700-765 lbs 105.00-
109.25.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing   Hi Dressing   Lo Dressing

Breaking 75-80        54.00-59.00   59.00-63.00
Boning   80-85        53.00-58.75   59.00-63.50   51.00
Lean     85-90        50.50-53.00                 46.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1415-2115 lbs 68.00-76.50; low
dressing 61.50-65.00.

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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