Kingsville- Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 1/24/2012

Wednesday, January 25, 2012

Receipts:  2694    Last Week:  3563    Year Ago:  2147

   Compared to last week, calves under 450 lbs sold 5.00 to 12.00 higher
; steers 450-600 lbs near steady; heifers 450-600 lbs sold 4.00 to 8.00 higher; 
heavier weights steady to 2.00 higher.  Feeder calf trade was very active.  
Slaughter cows sold 3.00 to 4.00 higher.  Cows and bulls were 12 percent of 
receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 57 percent of the run; 
heifers 43 percent near 43 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  lot 273 lbs 228.00; lot 347 lbs
213.50; 400-500 lbs 195.00-200.50; 500-600 lbs 172.75-195.00, fleshy 169.75;
600-700 lbs 156.50-171.25; 700-800 lbs 149.00-158.00, fleshy 141.25; pkg
809 lbs fleshy 134.75; 850-870 lbs 146.50-146.60; 900-950 lbs 137.75-143.85.
Medium and Large 1-2  few 280-300 lbs 212.00-213.00; 300-400 lbs 194.00-209.00;
400-500 lbs 183.00-196.50; 500-600 lbs 164.75-190.00; 600-700 lbs 149.00-
167.75, fleshy 142.25; 700-800 lbs 146.85-152.75. fleshy 141.75.  Large 1  pkg
721 lbs 142.50.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 363 lbs 178.50; 400-500 lbs
158.75-177.75; 500-600 lbs 152.00-172.00; 600-700 lbs 138.00-154.75; 700-
800 lbs 126.25-139.75; pkg 809 lbs 135.75; few 950-960 lbs 125.75-127.75.
Medium and Large 1-2  325-400 lbs 167.75-177.50; 400-500 lbs 157.50-178.75;
500-600 lbs 145.25-163.00; 600-700 lbs 130.25-155.00; few 700-800 lbs
137.25-137.75, full 129.75.  Large 1  pkg 469 lbs 149.50; pkg 619 lbs
134.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  400-450 lbs 183.00-192.50; 500-
600 lbs 150.00-180.00; 640-700 lbs 127.00-155.00; 700-750 lbs 125.50-
137.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing   High Dressing   Low Dressing

Breaking 75-80        70.00-76.00   76.50-82.75     65.00-68.00
Boning   80-85        68.00-75.50   76.75-87.00     66.00-68.00
Lean     85-90        64.75-72.00         77.00     61.00-64.50

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1080-2165 lbs 86.00-93.00; low
dressing 74.50-82.00.

Source:  MO Dept of Ag-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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