Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 10/19/2010

Wednesday, October 20, 2010

Receipts:  1649    Last Week:  1757    Year Ago:  1791

   Compared to last week, steers and heifers traded steady to 5.00 higher.
Supply included many top quality calves and yearlings.  Weigh-up on the
yearlings was very good.  Demand was good to very good through-out the
sale.  Slaughter cows sold steady to 1.00 lower.  Cows and bulls were
21 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were
59 percent of the run; heifers 41 percent.  Near 37 percent of feeders
weighed over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 126.00-136.00; 400-
500 lbs 119.75-133.50; 500-600 lbs 113.75-120.25; 600-700 lbs 109.00-
113.50, calves 106.00-108.50; 700-800 lbs 114.75-117.50; load 863 lbs
112.85; pkg 919 lbs 109.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  400-450 lbs 126.50-
131.50; 500-600 lbs 111.50-120.00; 600-700 lbs 109.00-121.50; 700-800 lbs
109.00-118.50; few 800-850 lbs 110.75-112.75.  Large 3  pkg 605 lbs 85.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 122.50-124.00; 400-
500 lbs 108.00-118.50; 500-600 lbs 107.00-114.00; 600-700 lbs 105.25-
110.50, calves 101.00-103.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 119.50-
121.25; 400-500 lbs 106.25-122.00; 500-600 lbs 104.00-113.50, fleshy
95.25; 600-700 lbs 105.50-114.00; 700-800 lbs 103.00-107.60.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 113.00-128.50; 550-
600 lbs 107.00-114.85; pkg 643 lbs 107.25.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing   Hi Dressing   Lo Dressing

Breaking 75-80        54.50-58.50   58.75-63.25   46.00-52.00
Boning   80-85        54.00-58.50   59.00-63.50   48.00-52.25
Lean     85-90        51.00-55.25                 45.50-50.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1380-2050 lbs 64.00-68.75; high
dressing 72.00-73.00; low dressing 59.00-62.50.

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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