Kingsville - Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 04/23/2013

Wednesday, April 24, 2013

Receipts:  1682    Last Week:  2356    Year Ago:  2046

   Compared to last week, feeders sold mostly 2.00 to 7.00 lower with some
four weights as much as 10.00 to 12.00 lower.  Supply moderate and demand
moderate to good.  Cows and bulls were 18 percent of receipts.  In the
feeder supply, steers and bulls were 48 percent of the run; heifers
52 percent.  Near 58 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.  Slaughter
cows traded near steady to 1.00 lower.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 498 lbs 162.00; 545-600 lbs 149.75-
159.00; 600-700 lbs 131.25-150.00; 735-800 lbs 125.35-133.00; 800-900 lbs
125.00-129.85; pkg 949 lbs 124.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  pkg thin 295 lbs
206.00; 450-500 lbs 155.00-170.00; 500-600 lbs 144.00-160.00; 600-700 lbs
126.75-141.50; few 700-735 lbs 126.00-126.25.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  few 300-400 lbs thin 168.00-180.00;
425-500 lbs 134.00-148.00; 500-600 lbs 129.75-150.00; 600-700 lbs 123.50-
133.00; 700-800 lbs 120.25-128.75; lot 806 lbs 118.10.  Medium and Large 1-2
400-500 lbs 129.50-140.00; 500-600 lbs 124.25-144.50; 600-700 lbs 122.00-
126.50; pkg 715 lbs 125.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 353 lbs 180.00; 400-500 lbs
145.00-160.00; 500-600 lbs 134.00-141.00; 600-700 lbs 125.00-133.00; pkg
766 lbs 119.50.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing  High Dressing  Low Dressing
Breaking 75-80       73.00-80.00   80.00-90.00    68.00-70.00
Boning   80-85       75.00-83.00   83.00-89.00    67.00-74.50
Lean     85-90       72.00-78.00   80.50-82.00    67.00-71.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1245-2305 lbs, 94.00-104.00; high
dressing 108.00; low dressing 88.00-93.00.

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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