Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 03/01/2011

Wednesday, March 2, 2011

Receipts:  2666    Last Week:  2877    Year Ago:  4178

   Compared to last week, steers over 700 lbs firm to 4.00 higher with
most of the increase on seven weights; other steers near steady; five
weight heifers 1.00 to 3.00 higher with six and seven weight heifers
selling 1.00 to 3.00 lower.  Slaughter cows traded 2.00 lower.  Cows
and bulls were 6 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and
bulls were 57 percent of the run; heifers 43 percent.  Near 63 percent of
feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  400-500 lbs 162.50-180.00; 500-
600 lbs 148.50-166.00, fleshy 149.00; 600-650 lbs 141.00-150.00; 650-
700 lbs 131.75-138.75, fleshy 130.00; 700-800 lbs 127.50-137.50; 800-
900 lbs 122.60-127.00, fleshy 118.00; 910-940 lbs 120.00-121.85.  Medium
and Large 1-2  335-400 lbs 172.00-179.50; 400-500 lbs 154.00-173.75; 500-
600 lbs 144.75-157.00; 600-650 lbs 139.75-149.00; 650-700 lbs 118.50-
128.00; 700-800 lbs 121.00-130.00, fleshy 115.00; 800-850 lbs 120.00-
127.25.  Large 3 Holsteins  pkg 631 lbs 91.25.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-350 lbs 140.50-144.00; 400-
500 lbs 139.00-147.50, fleshy 124.75; 500-600 lbs 131.00-143.75; 600-
700 lbs 119.75-129.75, replacements 128.00; 700-800 lbs 114.85-118.10;
850-900 lbs 109.60-112.85. replacements 116.00.  Medium and Large 1-2
300-400 lbs 131.00-139.00; 400-500 lbs 133.50-141.75; 500-600 lbs 126.00-
145.25; 600-700 lbs 119.25-131.00; 700-800 lbs 115.00-119.00; pkg 847 lb
replacements 115.00.  Medium and Large 2  pkg 463 lbs 120.00; pkg 575 lbs
122.50.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  400-450 lbs 163.00-168.00; 500-
600 lbs 132.50-151.50; 600-650 lbs 125.25-132.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing   Hi Dressing   Lo Dressing

Breaking 75-80        65.50-75.25   76.25-77.00   62.00
Boning   80-85        65.50-73.00   75.00-76.00   62.00-64.00
Lean     85-90        63.00-64.50                 55.50-60.50

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1155-2405 lbs 81.00-88.00; high
dressing 91.75; low dressing 70.00-80.00.

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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