Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 01/25/2011

Wednesday, January 26, 2011

Receipts:  2147    Last Week:  4036    Year Ago:  2393

   Compared to last week, steers from 400 to 800 lbs steady to 1.00 higher
except six weight steers steady to 4.00 higher; heifers from 400 to 600 lbs
sold steady to 3.00 higher; six weight heifers were 2.00 to 3.00 lower.
Demand very good with active traded.  Slaughter cows traded 2.00 to 4.00
higher.  Cows and bulls were 8 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply,
steers and bulls were 61 percent of the run; heifers 39 percent.  Near
50 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  450-500 lbs 156.00-169.75; 500-
600 lbs 137.75-155.00, fleshy 135.75; 600-700 lbs 127.25-144.25, fleshy
120.25-126.50; 700-800 lbs 124.00-133.35; 800-900 lbs 118.00-122.50;
900-925 lbs 117.50-121.85.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 151.00-
182.50; 400-500 lbs 147.00-174.00; 500-600 lbs 129.00-154.50; 600-700 lbs
124.50-138.85; 700-800 lbs 117.25-131.85; pkg 972 lbs 113.00.  Large 3
Holsteins  pkg 680 lbs 85.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  lot 358 lbs 145.75, fancy 150.50;
400-500 lbs 135.50-140.50; 500-600 lbs 122.50-137.00; 600-700 lbs 121.75-
126.00; 700-800 lbs 116.25-120.00, replacements 122.75; 825-835 lbs 112.75-
113.75; pkg 953 lbs 110.75.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 140.00-
144.50; 400-500 lbs 129.50-143.50; 500-600 lbs 119.50-138.00; 600-700 lbs
114.00-124.25; 700-800 lbs 105.00-118.50; 825-845 lbs 113.75-114.50.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 169.00-178.50; 400-
450 lbs 132.50-165.50; 500-600 lbs 132.25-146.50; 600-700 lbs 108.75-
123.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing   Hi Dressing   Lo Dressing

Breaking 75-80        65.00-70.00   71.00-77.25   63.50
Boning   80-85        62.00-70.00   71.25-77.50   60.00-61.75
Lean     85-90        54.00-62.00   68.00         45.00-53.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, few 1370-1930 lbs 74.00-78.00; high
dressing 84.50; low dressing 68.25.

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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