Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 09/27/2011

Wednesday, September 28, 2011

Receipts:  1382    Last Week:  1635    Year Ago:  1707

   Compared to last week, yearling steers over 700 lbs sold firm to 3.00
higher; steers under 700 lbs steady-firm; heifers under 700 lbs sold uneven
on a lighter test of heifers.  Slaughter cows traded 3.00 to 4.00 lower.
Cows and bulls were 22 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers
and bulls were 67 percent of the run; heifers 33 percent.  Near 45 percent
of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 398 lbs 156.00; 400-500 lbs
149.00-162.50, fleshy 138.00; 500-600 lbs 140.00-155.50, fleshy 136.75;
Pkg 608 lbs fleshy 131.50; 650-700 lbs 135.00-140.75; 700-800 lbs 135.00-
139.75; 800-900 lbs 124.50-131.35; pkg 919 lbs 121.85.  Medium and
Large 1-2  pkg 358 lbs 149.00; 400-500 lbs 148.00-165.00, thin 173.50; 500-
600 lbs 145.00-150.00, thin 159.00; 600-700 lbs 140.00-145.00, thin 144.75-
147.00; 700-800 lbs 126.00-134.00; pkg 841 lbs 127.50; pkg 127.50; pkg
987 lbs 123.00.  Medium and Large 2  497-589 lbs 132.00-133.50; 630-680 lbs
124.50-128.50.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 140.00-145.00; 400-
500 lbs 134.00-149.50; 500-600 lbs 129.00-136.50; pkg 638 lbs fleshy
114.25; few 725-735 lbs 120.25-125.25, fleshy 111.25; 800-815 lbs 113.00-
121.25.  Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 350 lbs 143.00; 400-500 lbs 126.00-
145.00; 500-600 lbs 117.25-128.00; 600-700 lbs 118.50-132.75; pkg 723 lbs
119.00; lot 812 lbs 115.00.  Medium and Large 2  pkg 574 lbs 117.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  375-400 lbs 149.00-155.00; 400-
500 lbs 128.00-148.00; 500-600 lbs 130.00-135.75; 600-700 lbs 123.00-
126.75.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing   High Dressing   Low Dressing

Breaking 75-80        56.00-61.75   62.00-63.25
Boning   80-85        55.00-62.00   62.50-67.00     50.00-54.75
Lean     85-90        49.00-54.00                   43.00-48.50

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1485-2030 lbs 68.00-78.00; high
dressing 79.25-80.00; low dressing 65.00-67.00.

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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