Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 01/04/2011

Wednesday, January 5, 2011

Receipts:  2806    Last Week:  701    Year Ago:  999

   Compared to last weeks lighter test, feeders sold near steady with the
exception of 500-550 lb heifers which sold 5.00 higher.  Slaughter cows
steady to 2.00 higher.  Supply heavy with numerous offerings of quality
feeders.  Demand good to very good.  Cows and bulls were 11 percent of
receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 58 percent of the
run; heifers 42 percent.  Near 41 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 154.25; 400-500 lbs
141.50-155.00; 500-600 lbs 132.00-147.75; 600-700 lbs 121.00-134.75, calves
115.25-120.25; 700-800 lbs 117.25-126.00, fleshy 113.25-113.75; 800-850 lbs
117.00-119.50.  Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 143.00-155.75; 400-
500 lbs 137.50-150.50; 500-600 lbs 127.75-145.00; 600-700 lbs 123.00-130.50;
700-800 lbs 119.50-126.75, calves 110.50-113.25; lot 973 lbs 114.00.  Large 1
pkg 728 lbs 104.75.  Large 3 Holsteins  pkg 560 lbs 84.50.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 364 lbs 130.00; 400-
500 lbs 126.00-135.00; 500-600 lbs 118.50-136.00; 600-700 lbs 111.25-
119.50; 700-750 lbs 111.75-118.25.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs
123.00-134.75; 400-500 lbs 124.00-134.25; 500-600 lbs 109.25-133.50;
600-700 lbs 107.00-119.50; 700-750 lbs 109.10-114.00; lot 920 lbs
108.85.  Large 1  pkg 709 lbs 104.50.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  lot 369 lbs 155.50; 400-
500 lbs 135.50-143.50; 500-600 lbs 119.75-138.00; 600-650 lbs 116.75-
121.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing   Hi Dressing   Lo Dressing

Breaking 75-80        54.50-64.00   64.75-69.50   54.00
Boning   80-85        54.00-62.00   63.00-71.00   50.00-53.00
Lean     85-90        51.00-57.00   60.50-60.75   46.75-48.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1255-2440 lbs 63.75-73.50; high
dressing 76.00-79.00; low dressing 51.00-63.50.

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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