Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 11/29/2011

Wednesday, November 30, 2011

Receipts:  2844    Last Week:  1923    Year Ago:  2563

   Compared to last week, steers sold 1.00 to 4.00 higher except five weight
steers sold 5.00 to 10.00 lower from last weeks extreme highs; heifers sold
from 1.00 to 3.00 higher except five weight heifers sold 2.00 to 3.00 lower.
Slaughter cows traded firm to 4.00 higher.  Cows and bulls were 15 percent of
receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 61 percent of the run;
heifers 39 percent.  Near 37 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 188.00-205.00; 400-500 lbs
165.00-199.00; 500-600 lbs 150.00-167.00, fleshy 143.00-147.00; 600-700 lbs
138.25-159.50, fleshy 124.50-135.50; 700-800 lbs 132.75-147.75, calves 125.00;
pkg 802 lbs 131.35.  Medium and Large 1-2  285-295 lbs 197.50-211.00; 300-
400 lbs 185.00-200.00; 400-500 lbs 163.50-189.50; 500-600 lbs 148.50-164.50;
600-700 lbs 132.50-148.50; 700-750 lbs 132.50-149.75.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 155.00-160.00; 400-
500 lbs 142.00-160.00; 500-600 lbs 135.00-145.00, fleshy 123.00-132.00; 600-
700 lbs 126.75-142.75, calves/fleshy 117.50-125.25; pkg 779 lbs 126.75.
Medium and Large 1-2  280-300 lbs 154.00; 300-400 lbs 150.00-159.50; 400-500 lbs
137.00-157.00; 500-600 lbs 126.00-145.50, fleshy 125.00; pkg 728 lbs 128.75.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  340-400 lbs 195.00-199.00; 400-500 lbs
159.00-189.00; 500-600 lbs 129.50-155.00; 600-650 lbs 132.00-139.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing   High Dressing   Low Dressing

Breaking 75-80      62.00-67.00     67.50-71.50
Boning   80-85      64.00-67.50     68.75-76.00     58.00-62.00
Lean     85-90      62.50-65.00     67.00           53.75-56.75

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1395-2305 lbs 75.00-79.50; high
dressing 82.00-85.00; low dressing 60.50-68.00.

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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