Kingsville - Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 02/12/2013

Wednesday, February 13, 2013

Receipts:  2257    Last Week:  2431    Year Ago:  1681

   Compared to last week, steers 400-550 lbs sold steady to 3.00 lower;
steers over 550 lbs sold 6.00 to 10.00 lower; four weight heifers sold
steady to 5.00 higher; heifers over 500 lbs sold 3.00 to 8.00 lower.  Supply
was heavy with a high quality run including reputation strings of feeders.
Demand good.  Cows and and bulls were 13 percent of receipts.  In the feeder
supply, steers and bulls were 65 percent of the run; heifers 35 percent.
Near 68 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows traded 1.00
to 3.00 lower.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 347 lbs 211.00; 400-500 lbs
187.00-196.75; 500-600 lbs 159.50-184.25; 600-700 lbs 144.00-159.50; 700-
800 lbs 133.60-147.25; 800-900 lbs 124.00-134.35; 915-935 lbs 131.25-132.00.
Medium and Large 1-2  few 350-400 lbs 198.00-207.50; 400-500 lbs 179.00-
204.00; 500-600 lbs 154.00-181.00; 650-700 lbs 141.00-147.50; 700-800 lbs
134.50-139.75; pkg 881 lbs 134.25.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  400-500 lbs 173.00-187.00; 500-600 lbs
132.00-154.00; 600-700 lbs 130.85-141.10; lot 725 lbs 127.35; 815-855 lbs
124.25-127.00; lot 906 lb replacements 123.75.  Medium and Large 1-2  330-
400 lbs 161.00-181.00; 400-500 lbs 154.00-184.50; 500-600 lbs 143.00-155.25;
600-700 lbs 127.50-135.00; 700-800 lbs 122.50-130.10; pkg 847 lbs 119.25.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 347 lbs 210.00; 400-500 lbs 178.00-
206.00; 500-600 lbs 152.00-177.50; pkg 615 lbs 146.50.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing   High Dressing   Low Dressing
Breaking 75-80        74.00-80.00   81.50-82.00     70.00-74.00
Boning   80-85        76.00-82.00   83.00-85.00     73.50
                                few 90.50-91.75
Lean     85-90        72.00-81.00   83.00           67.00-71.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1345-2450 lbs, 97.00-102.50; high
dressing 106.00-110.00; low dressing 82.50-94.50.

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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