Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 03/05/2013

Wednesday, March 6, 2013

Receipts:  1430    Last Week:  0    Year Ago:  2704

   Compared to last week, there was no sale for a price comparison.  Supply
light to moderate.  Demand good.  Cows and and bulls were 14 percent of
receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 65 percent of the run;
heifers 35 percent.  Near 70 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 496 lbs 192.00; 540-600 lbs 174.00-
183.00; 600-700 lbs 146.00-170.50; 700-800 lbs 136.00-146.25; 800-900 lbs
133.00-139.75; lot 944 lbs 129.75.  Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 390 lbs 189.00;
435-500 lbs 172.00-194.50; 500-600 lbs 162.00-178.00; 600-700 lbs 146.00-
159.50; 700-800 lbs 132.25-145.75; pkg 807 132.85.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  415-480 lbs 163.00-170.00; 500-600 lbs
144.75-152.00; 600-700 lbs 132.50-144.60; 700-800 lbs 129.35-132.60.  Medium
and Large 1-2  330-400 lbs 168.00-174.50; 400-500 lbs 163.00-169.00; 500-
600 lbs 145.00-156.00; 600-700 lbs 128.85-147.00; 700-800 lbs 125.00-129.60;
pkg 801 lbs 128.35.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 347 lbs 194.00; 400-500 lbs
175.50-195.50; 500-600 lbs 155.00-176.00; 600-700 lbs 134.00-153.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing   Hi Dressing   Lo Dressing
Breaking 75-80        76.50-83.50   84.00-88.00    67.00-74.00
                                      Ind 93.50
Boning   80-85        76.00-82.00   87.00-92.50    70.00-75.50
                                few 94.75-100.00
Lean     85-90        72.50-81.00   82.50-89.50    70.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1110-2020 lbs, 96.00-104.00; high
dressing 106.00-109.00.

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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