Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 09/13/2011

Wednesday, September 14, 2011

Receipts:  2690    Last Week:  855    Year Ago:  3178

   Compared to last week, steers 400-800 lbs sold steady to 3.00 lower;
steers over 800 lbs had a higher undertone on a very good test;  heifers
sold steady to 3.00 higher.  Feeder supply included six load lots of steers
from 757 to 913 lbs and two loads of heifers weighing 727 and 804 lbs.
Slaughter cows traded 2.00 to 3.00 lower.  Cows and bulls were 17 percent
of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 60 percent of the
run; heifers 40 percent.  Near 66 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  345-400 lbs 157.50-169.00; 400-
500 lbs 141.50-154.00; 500-600 lbs 137.00-150.00; 600-650 lbs 130.75-
141.00; 700-800 lbs 125.75-136.50; 800-900 lbs 126.00-134.35; 900-950 lbs
125.00-129.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 150.00-157.00; 400-
500 lbs 140.0-154.00; 500-600 lbs 135.10-150.00; 600-700 lbs 124.75-135.60,
thin fleshed 139.85-140.35; 700-750 lbs 125.00-131.00; 800-850 lbs 126.00-
126.85.  Large 1  590-600 lbs 132.25-133.50; pkg 638 lbs 126.25; pkg 745 lbs
127.75.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 139.50-149.75; 400-
500 lbs 128.75-145.75; 500-600 lbs 127.25-135.00, full 120.00; 600-700 lbs
120.25-135.00, fleshy 119.75; 700-800 lbs 124.75-132.00; load lot 804 lbs
127.00; lot 940 lbs 122.60.  Medium and Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 124.75-140.50;
500-600 lbs 121.00-138.75, full 117.00; 600-700 lbs 120.75-133.75; 700-
800 lbs 121.25-128.75; pkg 830 lbs 121.35.  Medium and Large 2  pkg 387 lbs
124.50; pkg 473 lbs 123.25; pkg 532 lbs 123.00; pkg 602 lbs 117.85.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 145.00-164.00; 400-
500 lbs 131.75-152.00; 500-600 lbs 120.00-137.00; 600-635 lbs 124.00-
129.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing   Hi Dressing   Lo Dressing

Breaking 75-80        63.00-68.00   68.25-71.75   59.50-62.00
Boning   80-85        62.00-67.00   67.50-73.00   55.25-60.50
Lean     85-90        54.75-60.75   65.25         48.00-53.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1265-1975 lbs 73.00-82.75; low
dressing 64.00-70.50.

   Replacement Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  6-7 yrs, 1366-1490 lbs, 3rd stage,
1035.00 per head; 6 yrs - short solid, 1244-1279 lbs, 2nd - 3rd stage, 950.00-
985.00 per head; 6 yrs - short solid, 1188-1270 lbs, 2nd stage, 840.00-885.00
per head.

   Cow and Calf Pairs:  Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 6-7 yrs, 1200-1300 lbs, with
baby-120 lb calves, 1310.00 per pair.

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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