Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 11/30/2010

Wednesday, December 1, 2010

Receipts:  2563    Last Week:  2492    Year Ago:  3445

   Compared to last week, feeders under 500 lbs 4.00 to 8.00 higher with
some light weights 10.00 to 12.00 higher; feeders from 500 to 650 lbs
2.00 to 5.00 higher; heavier weights firm to 2.00 higher on a good quality
test.  Slaughter cows sold 1.00 to 2.00 higher.  Feeder supply included
reputation offerings of quality cattle.  Demand very good and trade very
active.  Cows and bulls were 12 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply,
steers and bulls were 57 percent of the run; heifers 43 percent.  Near
37 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 383 lbs 156.50; 400-500 lbs
134.75-149.75; 500-600 lbs 126.50-137.25; 600-700 lbs 114.00-123.35; 700-
800 lbs 118.50-120.10; 800-860 lbs 115.85-117.85; 900-950 lbs 109.85-
113.10.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 143.00-157.00; 400-500 lbs
137.50-149.50; 500-600 lbs 116.00-134.50; 600-700 lbs 114.00-124.00; 700-
800 lbs 112.00-119.75.  Large 1  few 500-600 lbs 115.50-123.50; pkg 644 lbs
108.50.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  few 350-400 lbs 122.00-125.50; 400-
500 lbs 112.75-130.00; 500-600 lbs 110.50-119.25; 600-700 lbs 105.75-114.25;
700-800 lbs 109.00-112.50; lot 826 lbs 105.60.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-
400 lbs 118.00-131.25; 400-500 lbs 109.00-127.00; 500-600 lbs 108.00-117.00;
600-700 lbs 103.50-114.25, fleshy 99.00; 700-800 lbs 103.25-108.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 134.00-147.00; 400-
500 lbs 130.50-144.25; 500-600 lbs 116.50-135.00; 600-700 lbs 102.50-
115.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing   Hi Dressing   Lo Dressing

Breaking 75-80        50.25-54.75   55.25-61.00   48.00-49.75
Boning   80-85        50.00-55.00   55.50-59.00   46.25-48.00
Lean     85-90        49.00-51.50                 39.00-47.50

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1120-2405 lbs 62.25-70.50; high
dressing 71.00-75.00; low dressing 53.00-61.50.

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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