Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 11/02/2010

Thursday, November 4, 2010

Receipts:  2080    Last Week:  2324    Year Ago:  1684

   Compared to last week, steers under 425 lbs traded 2.00 to 6.00 lower;
heavier steers 2.00 to 4.00 lower; heifers sold near steady.  Slaughter
cows sold steady to 1.00 higher.  Last weeks hot market for light steer
and bull calves cooled some but was still very good.  Feeder supply was
high quality through-out the sale but contained numerous bulls.  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 30 percent of feeders
weighed over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 136.00-146.00; 400-
500 lbs 124.00-138.00; 500-600 lbs 114.75-123.00; 600-700 lbs 112.00-
120.00, calves 100.50-108.75; 710-720 lbs 113.00-114.75, calves 100.00-
107.25; few 800-865 lbs 109.75-110.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs
134.00-147.00; 400-500 lbs 123.00-137.00; 500-600 lbs 112.75-127.00,
Fleshy 105.00-108.50; 600-700 lbs 108.50-115.00; few 700-800 lbs 111.00-
113.75.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 117.00-125.00; 400-
500 lbs 109.50-122.50; 500-600 lbs 106.75-118.00, fleshy 95.50-96.00;
600-700 lbs 107.00-114.00, calves 94.25-96.00; 700-750 lbs 105.75-108.50,
calves 96.50.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 113.00-122.00; 400-
500 lbs 107.25-121.50; 500-600 lbs 104.25-114.50, fleshy 97.00-100.00;
600-650 lbs 106.00-113.75; pkg 757 lbs 107.25; few 850-870 lbs 105.50-
107.00.  Large 1  pkg 553 lbs 100.75.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 131.50-145.00; 400-
500 lbs 115.00-133.50; 500-600 lbs 100.00-115.50; 600-700 lbs 93.00-
99.50; pkg 743 lbs 94.25.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing   Hi Dressing   Lo Dressing

Breaking 75-80        53.00-56.00   56.25-58.25   50.00-52.00
Boning   80-85        53.00-55.50   56.00-62.00   47.00-51.75
Lean     85-90        49.00-52.50                 42.00-49.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1270-2085 lbs 63.00-69.00; high
dressing 69.75-77.00; low dressing 52.00-62.50.

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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