Kingsville - Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 1/31/2012

Wednesday, February 1, 2012

Receipts:  2361    Last Week:  2694    Year Ago:  0

   Compared to last week, steers under 600 lbs sold near steady; steers 600-
750 lbs sold 3.00-9.00 higher; heifers under 500 lbs sold steady to 2.00
higher; heifers 500-700 lbs sold 5.00 to 10.00 higher.  Slaughter cows
traded 2.00 to 4.00 higher.  Cows and bulls were 10 percent of receipts.  In
the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 58 percent of the run; heifers
42 percent.  Near 46 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  few 300-400 lbs 200.00-229.00; 400-
500 lbs 187.00-199.50; 500-600 lbs 178.00-192.00; 600-700 lbs 159.75-180.10,
fleshy 145.50; 700-800 lbs 150.60-165.00, calves 136.75-143.00.  Medium and
Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 194.00-214.00; 400-500 lbs 189.00-196.00; 500-600 lbs
163.00-194.50, thin 196.00; 600-700 lbs 145.75-176.75; few 700-800 lbs 146.75-
155.00; lot 877 lbs 147.50.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  few 300-400 lbs 183.50-190.00; 400-
500 lbs 162.75-180.00; 500-600 lbs 150.00-182.25; 600-700 lbs 150.00-159.75,
Replacements 164.00, fleshy 144.25; few 740-780 lbs 138.75-146.10, calves/
fleshy 130.85-133.25; pkg 834 lbs 136.75.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs
157.50-179.50; 400-500 lbs 153.50-180.25; 500-600 lbs 152.00-178.00; 600-
700 lbs 146.00-159.00; 700-800 lbs 133.25-139.75; pkg 875 lbs 134.25.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 167.50-192.50; 500-
600 lbs 163.50-180.00; 600-700 lbs 133.25-141.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing   High Dressing   Low Dressing

Breaking 75-80        73.00-78.75   79.00-89.00
Boning   80-85        71.00-78.50   79.50-87.00     58.00-69.00
                                      Ind 93.00
Lean     85-90        67.25-72.00         80.50     62.00-67.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1230-2170 lbs 85.75-98.00; high
dressing 100.00; low dressing 66.00-85.00.

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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