Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 11/16/2010

Wednesday, November 17, 2010

Receipts:  2304    Last Week:  2645    Year Ago:  2088

   Compared to last week, steers over 450 lbs steady to 2.00 higher;
steers under 450 lbs and most heifers steady to 3.00 lower.  Slaughter
cows sold 2.00 lower.  There was a good quality feeder run with both
weaned and unweaned offerings.  Demand good to very good.  Cows and bulls
were 21 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were
54 percent of the run; heifers 46 percent.  Near 39 percent of feeders
weighed over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  400-500 lbs 126.25-138.00; 500-
600 lbs 118.25-130.00; 600-700 lbs 112.00-122.25, calves 103.75-109.00;
700-750 lbs 110.00-120.00, calves 104.75; pkg 797 lb calves 106.00;
few 870-880 lbs 105.50-110.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  375-400 lbs 136.00-
141.00; 400-500 lbs 123.00-138.50, fleshy 119.50; 500-600 lbs 113.50-
128.75; 600-700 lbs 111.00-116.00, calves/fleshy 101.35-104.50; 800-
850 lbs 109.00-111.60.  Large 1  440-490 lbs 125.50-132.50; 550-575 lbs
115.25-116.00; 650-700 lbs 99.25-102.25.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  370-400 lbs 118.00-119.00; 400-
500 lbs 108.00-116.00; 500-600 lbs 103.50-114.75, fleshy 102.50; 600-
700 lbs 100.75-107.00; 725-740 lbs 110.00, calves 103.00.  Medium and
Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 108.00-117.00; 400-500 lbs 106.75-121.00; 500-
600 lbs 104.50-116.00, fleshy 93.00-104.00; 600-700 lbs 101.00-109.00;
750-800 lbs 98.75-103.00; pkg 818 lbs 104.00.  Medium and Large 2
Pkg 486 lbs 103.50.  Large 1  pkg 476 lbs 106.00; 500-550 lbs 95.50-
101.75; 600-650 lbs 94.00-99.75.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 113.00-131.00; 500-
600 lbs 99.75-118.50; 600-700 lbs 97.75-108.00; 700-720 lbs 97.50-100.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing   Hi Dressing   Lo Dressing

Breaking 75-80        49.75-54.25   54.75-59.75   45.00-49.00
Boning   80-85        48.00-54.00   54.50-62.50   44.00-47.25
Lean     85-90        47.00-51.00                 40.50-45.50

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1075-2230 lbs 62.00-68.50; high
dressing 69.00-73.00; low dressing 52.00-61.25.

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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