Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 10/26/2010

Wednesday, October 27, 2010

Receipts:  2324    Last Week:  1649    Year Ago:  1100

   Compared to last week, steers under 425 lbs sold 9.00 to 15.00 higher;
steers over 425 lbs 3.00 to 5.00 higher; heifers were steady to 2.00
higher.  Demand was good to very good with active trade.  Supply heavy.
Slaughter cows traded 2.00 to 3.00 lower.  Cows and bulls were 14 percent
of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 62 percent of
the run; heifers 38 percent.  Near 32 percent of feeders weighed over
600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 135.00-153.00; 400-
500 lbs 124.00-150.00; 500-600 lbs 116.75-125.00, fleshy 102.50-110.50;
600-650 lb fleshy/calves 102.00-107.25; 650-700 lbs 120.00-124.50, calves
105.00-107.25; 700-800 lbs 114.50-120.00, calves 100.50; lot 859 lbs
106.85.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 138.00-149.00; 400-500 lbs
123.00-146.00, fleshy 120.00-124.00; 500-600 lbs 114.50-125.00; 600-
700 lbs 106.75-119.00, thin 125.00; 700-800 lbs 110.00-124.00; 935-945 lbs
106.75-108.50.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 115.00-125.00; 400-
500 lbs 107.75-122.00, fleshy 105.50; 500-600 lbs 107.50-115.00, fleshy
101.00-106.00; pkg 601 lbs 113.00; 730-775 lbs 105.85-109.75; lot 910 lbs
96.75.  Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 114.00-121.00; 400-500 lbs
108.50-121.00; 500-600 lbs 108.50-115.00, fleshy 100.00-103.00; 600-
700 lbs 105.25-110.75; pkg 728 lbs 108.25.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 135.00-147.00; 400-
500 lbs 114.50-135.00; 500-600 lbs 105.00-119.00; 600-700 lbs 95.00-
103.25.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing   Hi Dressing   Lo Dressing

Breaking 75-80        52.25-55.50   56.25-57.50   49.50-49.75
Boning   80-85        51.75-55.00   58.25-61.75   49.00-51.25
Lean     85-90        48.00-52.50                 45.50-47.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1330-2005 lbs 62.50-70.00; high
dressing 72.00; low dressing 57.00-60.75.

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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