Kingsville - Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 11/22/2011

Wednesday, November 23, 2011

Receipts:  1923    Last Week:  2728    Year Ago:  2492

   Compared to last week, steers under 650 lbs sold mostly 5.00 to 7.00
higher with some five weight steers up to 15.00 higher; heifers under
650 lbs sold steady to 3.00 higher; heavier weight steers and heifers were
not well tested last week.  Demand was very good for steer and bull calves
from 250 to 450 lbs and steer calves 500 to 550 lbs.  Slaughter cows traded
near steady to 1.00 lower.  Cows and bulls were 26 percent of receipts.
In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 52 percent of the run; heifers
48 percent.  Near 33 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.  There will
be a Show-Me heifer sale and special cow sale Saturday, Nov. 26.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 290 lbs 206.00; 300-400 lbs
190.00-201.00; 400-500 lbs 164.00-196.00; 500-600 lbs 154.50-180.00;
600-700 lbs 134.50-158.25, calves 125.25-140.25; 720-750 lbs 131.00-139.75;
pkg 870 lbs 136.50.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 178.00-200.00; 400-
500 lbs 161.00-190.00; 500-600 lbs 141.00-169.50; 600-700 lbs 132.00-143.50;
pkg 760 lbs 132.50.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 146.50-159.50; 400-
500 lbs 137.50-158.00; 500-600 lbs 137.75-147.00, fleshy 130.00; 600-700 lbs
123.00-141.85, fleshy 121.00; 700-750 lbs 125.25-134.85; 840-850 lbs 120.00-
123.50.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 150.00-159.00; 400-500 lbs 134.00-
150.00; 500-600 lbs 130.00-144.50; 600-700 lbs 122.75-132.50; pkg 746 lbs
128.50.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 162.50-197.00; 400-
500 lbs 159.00-190.00; 500-600 lbs 130.00-156.50; 600-700 lbs 123.00-
138.00; few 700-750 lbs 125.50-130.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing   High Dressing   Low Dressing

Breaking 75-80        58.00-66.00   66.75-68.50
Boning   80-85        56.75-65.25   66.75-69.50     53.50
Lean     85-90        53.75-61.00                   44.00-50.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1310-2200 lbs 73.00-80.50; high
dressing 82.25-88.25; low dressing 66.50.

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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