Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 08/09/2011

Wednesday, August 10, 2011

Receipts:  1066    Last Week:  1068    Year Ago:  578

   Compared to last week, steers near steady with a better test of seven
weight steers; heifers firm to 1.00 higher.  Slaughter cows traded 1.00 to
2.00 higher.  Cows and bulls were 23 percent of receipts.  In the feeder
supply, steers and bulls were 62 percent of the run, heifers 38 percent.
Near 50 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  few 375-400 lbs 152.00-159.00;
400-500 lbs 152.00-169.00; 500-600 lbs 141.50-159.25; 600-700 lbs 130.75-
147.25; pkg 704 lbs 140.35; 800-860 lbs 126.50-128.50; pkg 920 lbs
124.75.  Medium and Large 1-2  380-400 lbs 149.50-160.00; 400-500 lbs
145.50-169.00; 500-600 lbs 139.00-149.00; 600-660 lbs 133.75-140.00; 700-
750 lbs 133.50-141.25; 850-900 lbs 120.75-123.00.  Large 3 Holsteins
625-670 lbs 92.50-95.25; 735-775 lbs 95.00-97.00; pkg 958 lbs 89.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 138.00-150.00; 400-
500 lbs 137.00-145.50; 500-600 lbs 127.00-145.00; 600-700 lbs 134.00-
138.75; few 800-855 lbs 114.50-116.85.  Medium and Large 1-2  400-500 lbs
136.50-144.00; 500-600 lbs 127.75-141.50, full 118.00; pkg 636 lbs 119.50;
pkg 825 lbs 117.25.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  450-500 lbs 150.50; 500-600 lbs
129.50-147.00; 600-700 lbs 115.25-120.25.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing   Hi Dressing   Lo Dressing
Breaking 75-80        65.75-70.50   71.25-76.00
Boning   80-85        64.50-70.00   72.00-77.50   55.00
Lean     85-90        54.00-66.00                 48.00-52.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1220-2080 lbs 80.00-86.50; low
dressing 65.00-73.00.

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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