Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 11/08/2011

Thursday, November 10, 2011

Receipts:  3021    Last Week:  2397    Year Ago:  2645

   Compared to last week, steers under 450 lbs sold 6.00 to 9.00 lower than
last weeks extreme highs; five weight steers steady to 3.00 lower; steers
over 600 lbs sold fully steady; heifers under 600 lbs sold steady to 6.00
lower; heavier heifers fully steady on a better test than last week.
Slaughter cows traded 1.00 to 2.00 lower.  Supply heavy.  Demand good to
very good.  Cows and bulls were 19 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply,
steers and bulls were 54 percent of the run; heifers 46 percent.  Near
42 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 171.00-174.00; 400-
500 lbs 153.00-170.50, fleshy 144.50-150.00; 500-600 lbs 143.00-158.50,
fleshy 135.00-139.50; 600-700 lbs 132.75-154.00, calves/fleshy 126.50-
139.75; 700-800 lbs 143.75-148.00, fleshy 121.75-122.75; 800-900 lbs
134.75-138.25; pkg 919 lbs 134.75.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs
168.00-177.00; 400-500 lbs 151.00-167.00; 500-600 lbs 135.00-154.00; 650-
665 lbs 140.00-145.00; lot 718 lbs 146.00; 845-900 lbs 125.00-133.25.
Medium and Large 2  pkg 703 lbs 125.25.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 148.00-151.00; 400-
500 lbs 133.50-153.00; 500-600 lbs 126.00-137.75; 600-700 lbs 120.85-
130.00, fleshy 119.75-121.75; 700-800 lbs 123.75-138.75, fleshy 119.00; 800-
900 lbs 121.75-126.60.  Medium and Large 1-2  330-400 lbs 143.50-159.00;
400-500 lbs 129.50-145.75; 500-600 lbs 124.50-136.00; 600-700 lbs 125.75-
143.00; 700-800 lbs 123.75-136.75; pkg 841 lbs 123.75.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 157.50-165.00; 400-
500 lbs 140.50-160.00; 500-600 lbs 123.00-140.25; pkg 633 lbs 127.50.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing   High Dressing   Low Dressing

Breaking 75-80        59.00-65.75   67.25-71.50     55.00-58.25
Boning   80-85        58.50-66.00   67.50-69.00     51.00-57.50
Lean     85-90        54.50-58.25                   48.00-52.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1010-2190 lbs 71.50-79.25; high
dressing 81.50-82.00; low dressing 57.00-69.00.

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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