Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 02/05/2013

Wednesday, February 6, 2013

Receipts:  2431    Last Week:  2556    Year Ago:  2643

   Compared to last week, heifers under 450 lbs sold firm to 10.00 higher;
other feeders sold uneven but near steady.  Supply heavy - demand good to
very good with active trade.  Cows and and bulls were 12 percent of receipts.
In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 54 percent of the run; heifers
46 percent.  Near 59 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows
traded 1.00 to 2.00 higher.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  420-500 lbs 187.00-197.50; 500-600 lbs
170.50-187.50; 600-700 lbs 150.25-169.75; 700-800 lbs 146.50-155.00; 800-
900 lbs 143.25-143.50; few 925-958 lbs 134.60-137.00.  Medium and Large 1-2
few 380-400 lbs 194.50-200.50; 400-500 lbs 180.00-193.00; 500-600 lbs 170.25-
183.50; 650-700 lbs 152.00-160.00; 700-760 lbs 145.000-150.00; 825-855 lbs
137.25-141.25.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  few 350-400 lbs 175.00-189.00; 400-
500 lbs 158.50-181.50; 500-600 lbs 143.25-162.50; 600-700 lbs 133.85-147.50;
700-730 lbs 132.00-134.00; 800-810 lbs 132.00-135.85.  Medium and Large 1-2
400-500 lbs 160.50-173.25; 500-600 lbs 139.85-162.00; 600-700 lbs 130.00-
144.75; few 725-800 lbs 130.75-133.75.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 376 lbs 208.00; 400-500 lbs 179.00-
187.00; 500-600 lbs 154.75-180.00; 600-700 lbs 128.00-140.75.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing   High Dressing   Low Dressing
Breaking 75-80        74.00-83.00   83.00-87.00     67.00-74.00
Boning   80-85        75.00-82.50   84.00-88.00     68.50-74.50
                                few 90.50-94.50
Lean     85-90        74.00-79.00                   70.00-73.50

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1195-2185 lbs, 97.00-104.00; high
dressing 105.00-107.75; low dressing 82.50-92.50.

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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