Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 06/26/2012

Wednesday, June 27, 2012

Receipts:  1267    Last Week:  1765    Year Ago:  1493

   Compared to last week, steers sold 6.00 to 15.00 lower; heifers 5.00 to
19.00 lower.  Supply was moderate with three load lots of 715-765 lb heifers
selling.  Demand was light to moderate.  Slaughter cows were steady.  Cows
and bulls were 11 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and
bulls were 42 percent of the run; heifers 58 percent.  Near 51 percent of
feeders weighed over 600 lbs.  There will be no sale next week - enjoy
the 4th.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  400-500 lbs 159.00-192.00, fleshy
150.00; 500-600 lbs 150.00-161.50, fleshy 142.50; 600-700 lbs 140.25-155.25;
few 740-745 lbs 139.50-141.50; pkg 838 lbs 141.25, fleshy 135.25.  Medium and
Large 1-2  few 300-400 lbs thin 194.00-197.50; 400-500 lbs 158.50-175.00, thin
191.00-192.00; 500-600 lbs 150.00-167.00; 600-700 lbs 140.00-150.25; pkg
728 lbs 138.75; pkg 756 lbs thin 146.75.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  400-500 lbs 143.75-164.00; 500-600 lbs
133.00-143.25; 600-700 lbs 133.50-144.85; two load lots 715-716 lbs 137.25;
700 lbs fleshy 125.50-126.75; load lot 765 lbs 134.10; pkg 863 lbs fleshy
123.25.  Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 151.00-159.00; 400-500 lbs 149.50-
164.00, fleshy 138.25; 500-600 lbs 133.25-141.75; pkg 694 lbs 129.75; pkg
768 lbs fleshy 123.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1 and 1-2  350-400 lbs 175.00-193.00; 400-
500 lbs 147.50-185.00; 500-600 lbs 137.00-155.00; 600-700 lbs 125.50-135.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing   High Dressing   Low Dressing

Breaking 75-80        74.00-78.00   79.50-81.25     69.00-73.00
Boning   80-85        75.00-82.00   83.00-86.25     68.00-72.75
Lean     85-90        71.25-75.00                   63.50-66.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1095-2310 lbs 98.50-103.00; low dressing
or fleshy 84.00-93.00.

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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