Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 10/12/2010

Wednesday, October 13, 2010

Receipts:  1757    Last Week:  1557    Year Ago:  1450

   Compared to last week, steer calves 2.00 to 7.00 lower; yearling steers
and heifer calves 1.00 to 4.00 lower with some six and seven weight
yearling heifers selling steady to instances 3.00 higher on a good test of
yearling heifers.  Slaughter cows steady to 1.00 higher.  Much higher grain
prices since last week had a negative effect on feeder cattle prices.
Several fleshy/unweaned calves were in the run.  Cows and bulls were
22 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were
39 percent of the run; heifers 61 percent.  Near 57 percent of feeders
weighed over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 396 lbs 124.50; 400-500 lbs
117.00-122.50; 500-600 lbs 105.00-116.00; 600-700 lbs 108.00-116.00,
calves/fleshy 101.50-106.75; pkg 738 lbs 110.00; pkg 858 lbs 106.85;
lot 951 lbs 104.50.  Medium and Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 114.00-124.00;
pkg 556 lbs 117.25; 600-655 lbs 114.75-122.00; pkg 700 lbs 118.00;
700-810 lbs calves/fleshy 97.50-101.50.  Medium and Large 2  pkg
678 lbs 96.25.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 115.00-116.25, fleshy
107.50; 400-500 lbs 104.75-112.00, fleshy 98.50-109.00; 500-560 lbs
104.00-112.00, fleshy 95.00-96.00; 600-700 lbs 99.00-111.50, calves 92.00-
97.00; 700-800 lbs 104.85-109.50; pkg 910 lbs 99.85.  Medium and Large 1-2
few 450-500 lbs 104.00-104.25; 500-600 lbs 105.25-111.00, fleshy 100.25;
600-700 lbs 105.75-111.00, calves 100.00; 750-800 lbs 99.50-103.00; 860-
870 lbs 97.50-101.25; pkg 921 lbs 95.50.  Medium and Large 2  pkg 509 lbs
99.00; pkg 649 lbs 91.75.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  420-500 lbs 114.00-116.00; 500-
600 lbs 103.00-114.00; 640-700 lbs 92.25-97.50.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing   Hi Dressing   Lo Dressing

Breaking 75-80        54.50-59.50   59.50-64.75   53.00-54.00
Boning   80-85        55.50-59.50   59.75-64.50   50.50-54.75
Lean     85-90        52.00-57.00                 46.00-51.50

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1075-2005 lbs 65.00-69.75; high
dressing 70.00-77.00; low dressing 55.50-64.75.

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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