Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 12/21/2010

Wednesday, December 22, 2010

Receipts:  1907    Last Week:  2983    Year Ago:  1184

   Compared to last week, feeders steers under 450 lbs 3.00 to 8.00 lower,
over 450 lbs 1.00 to 7.00 higher and feeder heifers steady to 3.00 higher.
Demand good. Supply moderate. Feeder offerings around 62 percent steers and
bulls and 38 percent heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs around 47 percent. Cows
around 20 percent. Slaughter cows 2.00 to 3.00 higher.

******Regular weekly auction will be held on Dec 28th.******

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 139.00-145.00; 400-450 lbs 
134.00-139.50; 450-500 lbs 134.50-146.75; pkg fleshy 468 lbs 120.00; 500-550
135.00-145.50; 550-600 lbs 129.00-140.00; 600-650 lbs 123.25-132.00; pkg 644
lb calves 115.25; 650-700 lbs 117.50-129.50; pkg fleshy 670 lbs 115.75; 700-
750 lbs 118.00-127.00; 750-800 lbs 109.00-120.25; 800-850 lbs 111.50-121.50;
1023-1038 lbs 95.00-105.50. Medium And Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 131.00-142.25;
450-500 lbs 124.50-127.00; 550-600 lbs 116.50-125.00; 600-700 lbs 110.00-119.50;
700-750 lbs 107.25-117.50; pkg 829 110.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 120.50-131.50; 400-500 lbs
119.50-130.00; 500-550 lbs 113.75-122.25; 550-600 lbs 109.75-120.25; pkg fancy
551 lbs 121.50; 600-650 lbs 107.25-119.00; pkg 604 lb calves 106.00; pkg value
added 617 lbs 121.00; 650-700 lbs 108.00-118.75; pkg thin 657 lbs 120.75; 700-
750 lbs 106.00-117.75; 750-800 lbs 96.25-109.50; 800-900 lbs 103.50-109.00.
Medium And Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 108.00-120.00; 400-500 lbs 110.00-122.50;
500-600 lbs 102.00-111.00; 600-700 lbs 96.00-103.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 119.00-146.00; 400-500 lbs
119.00-143.00; 500-600 lbs 109.00-134.50; 600-700 lbs 99.00-118.75; 800-815
lbs 91.00-96.50.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing   Hi Dressing   Lo Dressing

Breaking 75-80       56.00-60.00    60.50-65.00   52.00-55.00
                                    Ind. 69.00
Boning   80-85       54.00-59.50    60.00-66.50   47.00-53.50
                                    Ind. 70.00              
Lean     85-90       49.50-53.75    55.50-57.25   41.00-46.50                    

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2
1160-2063 lbs        62.00-67.75    Ind. 72.00    53.50-58.75

Source:  MO Dept of Agriculture-USDA Market Service, Kingsville MO
         Brian K. Fleischmann, Market Reporter, (573) 751-5618
         24 hour recorded report (573) 522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS159.txt 

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