Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 05/14/2013

Wednesday, May 15, 2013

Receipts:  2094    Last Week:  1596    Year Ago:  2029

   Compared to last week, steers sold 4.00 to 7.00 lower; heifers sold 2.00
to 6.00 lower.  Supply was moderate with three load lots selling.  Demand
good.  Cows and and bulls were 18 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply,
steers and bulls were 64 percent of the run; heifers 36 percent.  Near
53 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows traded 2.00 to
3.00 lower.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 385 lbs 191.00; 440-500 lbs 157.50-
166.00, thin 182.50; 500-600 lbs 148.00-169.00; 600-700 lbs 142.25-150.50;
700-800 lbs 142.00-149.00; 840-850 lbs 129.00-132.75; 920-950 lbs 121.00-
121.25; lot 1015 lbs 117.75.  Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 167.00-176.00;
400-500 lbs 149.00-177.00, thin 190.00; 500-600 lbs 143.00-168.00; 600-700 lbs
134.00-149.00; 700-800 lbs 130.00-141.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  425-500 lbs 147.00-153.00; 500-600 lbs
132.50-141.50; 600-700 lbs 126.75-143.25; load lot 705 lbs 134.10; 800-865 lbs
117.00-126.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 350 lbs thin 153.00; 400-500 lbs
134.00-148.00; 500-600 lbs 129.00-143.00; 600-700 lbs 129.50-132.50, thin
135.50-138.00; 700-750 lbs 124.00-132.75.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  300-350 lbs 174.00-177.50, thin 189.00;
400-500 lbs 152.00-163.00; 500-600 lbs 133.00-149.75; 600-700 lbs 125.00-
138.00; pkg 752 lbs 111.50.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing  High Dressing  Low Dressing
Breaking 75-80       75.00-82.00   82.50-85.50    71.00-73.00
Boning   80-85       74.00-83.00   84.00-90.50
Lean     85-90       72.00-80.50   82.00-86.00    66.50-70.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1120-2025 lbs, 93.00-104.00; high
dressing 105.50-110.00; low dressing 86.00-91.50.


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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