Kingsville - Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 02/19/2013

Wednesday, February 20, 2013

Receipts:  2319    Last Week:  2257    Year Ago:  3020

   Compared to last week, feeders under 500 lbs sold 4.00 to 9.00 lower;
heavier weights sold mostly steady to 6.00 higher.  Supply heavy with a high
quality offering of thin fleshed feeders.  Demand good with active trade.
Cows and and bulls were 10 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers
and bulls were 59 percent of the run; heifers 41 percent.  Near 62 percent of
feeders weighed over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows traded 1.00 to 3.00 higher.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 389 lbs 182.50; 400-500 lbs
179.00-190.25, thin 197.00; 500-600 lbs 170.50-181.00, thin/fancy 186.50-
187.50; 600-700 lbs 146.00-166.75; 700-800 lbs 139.00-145.00; 800-900 lbs
129.00-139.60.  Medium and Large 1-2  few 300-350 lbs 180.00-190.00; 400-
500 lbs 175.00-185.00, thin 187.00; 500-600 lbs 155.00-179.00; 650-700 lbs
145.00-148.50; 700-800 lbs 135.00-143.75.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  400-500 lbs 152.50-161.50, thin
165.00-167.00; 500-600 lbs 137.75-157.00; 600-700 lbs 134.00-140.00; 700-
720 lbs 134.50-137.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 154.00-160.00,
thin 172.00; 400-500 lbs 146.00-164.00; 500-600 lbs 134.75-148.00, thin
160.00; 600-700 lbs 133.75-146.00, thin 147.00; 700-800 lbs 124.60-128.50.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 313 lbs 215.00; 400-500 lbs
167.00-180.00; 500-600 lbs 145.50-155.00; 600-700 lbs 128.00-140.00; 700-
760 lbs 115.00-122.75.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing   High Dressing   Low Dressing
Breaking 75-80        76.00-81.00   82.00-84.00     71.00-74.50
                                few 91.00-92.00
Boning   80-85        76.00-82.00   83.50-87.00     71.00-73.00
                                few 90.00-95.00
Lean     85-90        72.50-77.00   84.50-87.00     67.50-70.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1275-2155 lbs, 97.50-104.00; high
dressing 105.00-107.50; low dressing 92.00-96.50.

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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