Kingsville - Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 07/19/2011

Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Receipts:  1276    Last Week:  2473    Year Ago:  930

   Compared to last week, steers and heifers over 700 lbs sold 3.00 to
4.00 lower; lighter weight calves sold from 5.00 up to 12.00 lower.
Overall feeder quality was not as attractive as last week but with a good
run.  Slaughter cows traded 2.00 to 4.00 lower.  Cows and bulls were
9 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were
61 percent of the run; heifers 39 percent.  Near 38 percent of feeders
weighed over 600 lbs.  There will be a special cow sale Friday evening.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  400-500 lbs 147.25-155.00; 500-600 lbs
131.50-154.00; 600-700 lbs 133.50-142.75; 700-800 lbs 128.60-137.75;  load
847 lbs 129.10; load 895 lbs 126.85.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs
150.00- 160.00; 400-500 lbs 145.50-162.00; 500-600 lbs 131.000-154.75; 600-
700 lbs 125.50-139.75; pkg 707 lbs 141.75.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 134.00-135.00; 500-
550 lbs 135.00-138.00; 600-650 lbs 129.00-134.75.  Medium and Large 1-2
350-400 lbs 133.00-144.00; 400-500 lbs 122.25-141.00; 500-600 lbs 119.00-
133.50; 600-700 lbs 116.50-131.25, fleshy 115.25; pkg 721 lbs 127.25.
Medium and Large 2  pkg 497 lbs 116.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 142.50-160.00; 450-
500 lbs 139.00-150.00; 500-600 lbs 130.00-146.50.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing     High Dressing   Low Dressing

Breaking 75-80        67.50-73.00     73.50-76.25     64.00
Boning   80-85        67.00-74.00     74.00-77.50     65.50
Lean     85-90        59.00-63.00                     48.00-57.50

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1305-2100 lbs 80.00-90.50.

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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