Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 09/06/2011

Wednesday, September 7, 2011

Receipts:  855    Last Week:  1601    Year Ago:  738

   Compared to last week, steer calves under 500 lbs and heifer calves
under 600 lbs had a lower undertone on a lighter test; heavier steer calves
and yearling steers steady to 2.00 higher; heavier heifers steady to 2.00
lower.  Slaughter cows 2.00 to 4.00 lower.  Cows and bulls were 23 percent
of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 73 percent of the
run; heifers 27 percent.  Near 52 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 394 lbs 152.00; 400-500 lbs
145.00-152.50; 500-600 lbs 136.00-152.00; 600-700 lbs 132.25-141.00; lot
717 lbs 138.75; 800-850 lbs 124.85-130.10; load lot 854 lbs 128.85.
Medium and Large 1-2  few 300-400 lbs 148.00-151.00; 400-500 lbs 143.75-
158.00; 500-600 lbs 139.50-153.00; 600-700 lbs 134.50-138.00; lot 750 lbs
127.00.  Large 3 Holsteins  pkg 494 lbs 94.00; 620-787 lbs 91.75-95.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 131.50-137.75; 400-
500 lbs 125.00-144.00; 550-600 lbs 119.25-121.25; 630-700 lbs 130.00-131.75;
pkg 800 lbs 119.50.  Medium and Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 120.25-138.75; 500-
550 lbs 120.00-135.00; 625-660 lbs 118.50-131.00; pkg 768 lbs 122.60; lot
872 lbs 115.10.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 138.00-154.00; 450-
500 lbs 134.50-149.00; 500-600 lbs 126.00-140.50, thin 150.00; pkg 715 lbs
115.50.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing   Hi Dressing   Lo Dressing

Breaking 75-80        64.25-70.25   71.00-73.00   62.50
Boning   80-85        63.00-69.00   71.00-76.50   53.50-62.00
Lean     85-90        56.00-59.00   68.00-69.00   51.00-55.50

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1130-2460 lbs 76.00-84.25; high
dressing 85.50-88.50; low dressing 68.00-74.50.

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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