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Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 11/13/2012

Wednesday, November 14, 2012

Receipts:  2401    Last Week:  1984    Year Ago:  2728

   Compared to last week, feeders sold firm to 3.00 higher.  Supply was 
moderate to heavy and included two load lots of nine weight steers.  Demand 
was good to very good with the best demand for thinner light weight bull and 
steer calves.  Cows and bulls were 14 percent of receipts.  In the feeder 
supply, steers and bulls were 64 percent of the run; heifers 36 percent.  
Near 43 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows sold 
steady to 1.00 lower.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  few 350-400 lbs 191.00-197.00; 400-
500 lbs 169.00-183.50, thin 408 lbs 205.00; 500-600 lbs 152.25-173.50; 600-
700 lbs 144.85-156.75, thin 608 lbs 160.00; 700-800 lbs 144.60-147.50;
80 hd 845-900 lbs 140.35-143.75; load lot 925 lbs 142.00.  Medium and
Large 1-2  few 350-400 lbs 165.00-187.00, thin 359 lbs 206.00; 400-500 lbs
162.50-183.00, thin 184.00-191.00; 500-600 lbs 153.85-166.00; 600-700 lbs
143.25-159.00; 700-800 lbs 137.00-144.50; few 800-850 lbs 142.00-142.75.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  345-400 lbs 155.00-175.00; 400-
500 lbs 140.50-158.00; 500-600 lbs 134.25-148.50; 640-700 lbs 138.25-145.00;
pkg 789 135.75; lot 825 lbs 135.60; 870-900 lbs 127.75-129.75.  Medium and
Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 151.00-165.50; 400-500 lbs 135.00-152.00; 500-600 lbs
132.00-149.75; 635-700 lbs 129.50-139.50, thin 607 lbs 147.25; pkg 810 lbs
128.50.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 195.00-219.00; 400-500 lbs
157.00-190.00, thin 407 lbs 200.00; 500-600 lbs 134.50-160.00; 640-685 lbs
132.50-136.50; few 725 lbs 129.50-132.00.


   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing   High Dressing   Low Dressing

Breaking 75-80        73.50-78.25   78.50-84.00     68.00-70.00
Boning   80-85        73.00-79.00   79.00-87.00     68.00
Lean     85-90        63.50-71.00   78.00           62.00-65.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1180-1930 lbs, 88.25-97.50; high
dressing 98.00-101.00; low dressing 74.50-86.00.

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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