Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 12/28/2010

Wednesday, December 29, 2010

Receipts:  701    Last Week:  1907    Year Ago:  109

   Compared to last week, limited test on feeders under 450 lbs, steers over
450 lbs steady to 4.00 higher and heifers 4.00 to 8.00 higher. Demand good.
Supply light. Feeder offerings around 50 percent steers and bulls and 50
Percent heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs around 36 percent. Cows around 29
Percent. Slaughter cows mostly steady.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 144.00-156.25; 400-450 lbs 
150.00-154.00; 450-500 lbs 140.00-150.00; 500-600 lbs 131.50-144.75; 600-650
128.25-136.00; 650-700 lbs 120.50-130.75; 700-725 lbs 116.25-126.00; pkg 727 lb
Calves 109.75; 800-825 lbs 100.00-102.00; pkg 871 lb calves 99.75; 900-925 lbs
112.00-115.75. Medium And Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 134.00-137.00; 550-600 lbs
114.50-129.00; pkg 693 lbs 118.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 126.00-136.00; 400-500 lbs
122.00-136.00; 500-600 lbs 121.50-130.25; few fleshy 573-587 lbs 105.25-113.25;
600-630 lbs 107.75-123.50; pkg 676 lb calves 101.25; pkg fleshy 693 lbs 99.75;
700-800 lbs 103.75-114.25. Medium And Large 1-2  450-500 lbs 115.00-118.50; 500-
550 lbs 105.50-118.75; 550-600 lbs 100.00-113.00; 600-650 lbs 95.50-102.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 142.00-155.50; 400-450 lbs
129.50-154.50; 450-500 lbs 114.50-153.75; 550-600 lbs 114.50-130.25; 600-650 lbs
108.50-117.50; 750-760 lbs 91.00-103.50.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing   Hi Dressing   Lo Dressing

Breaking 75-80       60.00-64.75    -----------   54.00-58.75
Boning   80-85       56.25-61.75    62.50-65.75   47.75-55.75              
Lean     85-90       46.50-52.75    53.50-57.00   41.00-45.75                    

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2
1330-2085 lbs        67.25-72.50    73.50-77.25   57.00-64.50

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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