Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 09/14/2010

Wednesday, September 15, 2010

Receipts:  3178    Last Week:  738    Year Ago:  3918

   Compared to last week, feeders over 450 lbs steady-firm with lighter
calves not well tested last week.  Slaughter cows steady.  Feeder supply
heavy with 9-10 load lots selling.  Average feeder quality was very
attractive.  Demand good to very good with active trade.  Cows and bulls
were 7 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were
68 percent of the run; heifers 32 percent.  Near 73 percent of feeders
weighed over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 376 lbs 139.00; 400-500 lbs
127.00-139.50; 500-600 lbs 124.00-132.50; 600-700 lbs 119.75-126.00,
fleshy 116.00; 700-800 lbs 112.00-121.00; 800-850 lbs 109.85-114.00; lot
905 lbs 108.60.  Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 308 lbs 154.50; 350-400 lbs
135.00-144.00; 400-500 lbs 125.00-132.75, Brahman X 119.00; 500-600 lbs
117.50-130.00; 600-700 lbs 114.00-127.00, fleshy 108.75; 725-730 lbs
116.60-117.00; 800-870 lbs 110.00-111.00.  Medium and Large 2  lot 640 lbs
106.25.  Large 1  pkg 878 lbs 106.75.  Large 3 Holsteins  lot 629 lbs
85.35; pkg 793 lbs 77.25.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 377 lbs 120.00; 425-450 lbs
117.50-119.00; 520-530 lbs 115.25-120.00; 600-700 lbs 109.75-115.85; 700-
800 lbs 100.60-108.35.  Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 303 lbs 124.00; 370-
400 lbs 115.25-116.00; 400-500 lbs 114.00-122.25, fleshy/full 108.00-
112.00; 500-600 lbs 110.00-121.00, fleshy 104.25; 600-700 lbs 106.25-115.75;
700-800 lbs 101.60-105.25; lot 829 lbs 106.85; pkg 853 lbs 100.25.  Large 1
pkg 499 lbs 110.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 130.00-137.50; few
400-500 lbs 127.75-128.00; 500-600 lbs 108.00-125.50; few 600-700 lbs
97.00-109.00; lot 764 lbs 103.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing   Hi Dressing   Lo Dressing

Breaking 75-80        55.00-59.50   60.00-62.75
Boning   80-85        53.50-59.00   59.00-64.00   51.50-53.00
                                      Ind 66.00
Lean     85-90        50.50-55.50                 42.50-49.50

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1465-2455 lbs 69.00-77.50; low
dressing 63.50-68.25.

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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