Kingsville - Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 04/09/2013

Wednesday, April 10, 2013

Receipts:  3708    Last Week:  2240    Year Ago:  2029

   Compared to last week, steers under 700 lbs sold 2.00 to 10.00 lower;
steers over 700 lbs and heifers 500-650 lbs sold steady to 1.00 higher;
other heifers 2.00 to 6.00 lower.  Supply heavy with several unweaned/fleshy
offerings in the run.  Demand good.  Cows and and bulls were 12 percent of
receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 67 percent of the run;
heifers 33 percent.  Near 44 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.
Slaughter cows traded 1.00-2.00 lower.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 386 lbs 200.00; 400-500 lbs 170.00-
196.75; 500-600 lbs 158.00-174.25; 600-700 lbs 144.00-161.00; 700-800 lbs
131.00-146.85; 800-900 lbs 127.75-136.75; load 924 lbs 128.10; load 993 lbs
123.60; two loads 1003-1004 lbs 122.75-122.85.  Medium and Large 1-2  pkg thin
301 lbs 206.00; 345-400 lbs 176.00-197.00; 400-500 lbs 166.00-197.00; 500-
600 lbs 156.00-171.00; 600-700 lbs 140.00-153.25; pkg 745 lbs 131.50; pkg
763 lbs thin 139.00; pkg 813 lbs thin 134.00; pkg 923 lbs 128.85.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 152.50-161.50, thin 168.50;
400-500 lbs 151.00-164.00; 500-600 lbs 136.00-160.50, thin 164.50-165.25; 600-
650 lbs 137.25-140.00; pkg 674 lbs 127.25; 700-800 lbs 121.75-131.85.  Medium
and Large 1-2  320-400 lbs 155.00-164.00; 400-500 lbs 149.00-157.50; 500-
600 lbs 132.50-151.00; thin 157.00-160.00; 600-700 lbs 124.50-133.25; 785-
800 lbs 124.75; pkg 826 lbs 117.50.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 187.00-200.00; 400-500 lbs
153.00-174.00; 500-600 lbs 143.00-158.00; 600-700 lbs 132.50-140.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing   High Dressing  Low Dressing
Breaking 75-80        74.00-81.75   83.00-83.75    67.00-73.50
Boning   80-85        76.00-84.50   86.00-90.50    74.50-75.00
Lean     85-90        74.00-76.75   81.50-82.00    71.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1350-2410 lbs, 93.00-105.50; high
dressing 107.00; low dressing 81.00-93.00.

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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