Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 05/10/2011

Wednesday, May 11, 2011

Receipts:  1988    Last Week:  2268    Year Ago:  2005

   Compared to last week, steers under 600 lbs and five weight heifers
steady to instances up to 3.00 lower; heifers under 500 lbs steady to
3.00 higher; heavier weight steers and heifers steady to firm.  Supply
included numerous top quality weaned as well as non-weaned offerings.
Slaughter cows 1.00 to 2.00 lower.  Cows and bulls were 15 percent of
receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 57 percent of the
run; heifers 43 percent.  Near 40 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 395 lbs 163.50; 400-500 lbs 155.00-
162.25; 500-600 lbs 139.75-158.50, fleshy 136.25-139.50; 600-700 lbs 133.50-
157.50, fleshy 132.00-132.25; 700-800 lbs 126.60-140.00; lot 946 lbs 123.00.
Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 161.00-172.50; 400-500 lbs 149.00-162.25;
500-600 lbs 136.00-156.75, fleshy 136.00; 600-700 lbs 135.00-144.00; 700-
800 lbs 130.00-136.50.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 149.50-155.50; 400-500 lbs
142.00-154.25; 500-600 lbs 131.00-148.00; 600-700 lbs 122.75-135.75; 700-
800 lbs 123.00-130.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 149.00-154.5; 400-
500 lbs 140.00-152.75; 500-600 lbs 130.00-140.00; 600-700 lbs 123.75-132.75;
700-800 lbs 116.50-132.00; pkg 834 lbs 119.00.  Medium and Large 2  pkg 398 lbs
130.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 144.00-160.50; 500-600 lbs
138.00-148.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing   Hi Dressing   Lo Dressing

Breaking 75-80        72.00-78.00   79.00-84.50   68.50-70.00
Boning   80-85        71.00-79.00   80.00-84.00   65.00-70.00
Lean     85-90        65.50-70.00   80.50         57.00-64.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1335-1935 lbs 86.50-94.50; high dressing
 96.00-99.00; low dressing 79.00-85.00.

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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