Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 05/21/2013

Wednesday, May 22, 2013

Receipts:  1696    Last Week:  2094    Year Ago:  2184

   Compared to last week, steers 500-700 lbs sold 2.00 to 5.00 higher;
heavier steers steady to 2.00 lower; four weight heifers sold steady to
4.00 lower; heifers 500-750 lbs 1.00 to 3.00 higher.  Supply moderate with
two reputation load lots of steers selling.  Demand moderate to good.  Cows
and bulls were 20 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and
bulls were 54 percent of the run; heifers 46 percent.  Near 58 percent of
feeders weighed over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows traded 1.00-2.00 higher.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 440 lbs 164.00; 500-600 lbs
153.50-167.00, fancy 506 lbs 171.00; 600-700 lbs 144.50-157.00; 700-
800 lbs 129.35-145.00; two load lots 890-895 lbs 129.85-130.00.  Medium
and Large 1-2  pkg 363 lbs 184.50; 425-500 lbs 157.00-165.00; 500-600 lbs
143.50-160.00; 600-700 lbs 139.50-143.25; 750-765 lbs 129.00-130.75; lot
883 lbs 125.85.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 363 lbs 151.00; 400-500 lbs
142.50-149.00; 500-600 lbs 133.75-146.00; 600-700 lbs 130.35-138.50; 700-
800 lbs 121.25-136.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 151.50-160.00;
400-500 lbs 132.00-143.00; 500-600 lbs 131.00-143.25; 600-700 lbs 132.50-
138.50; 700-800 lbs 119.00-123.25; lot 869 lbs 116.85

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 383 lbs 169.50; 450-500 lbs
143.00-165.00; 500-600 lbs 133.50-149.50; 600-700 lbs 129.50-140.50; pkg
718 lbs 128.50.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing  High Dressing  Low Dressing
Breaking 75-80       77.00-82.50   84.50-88.00    75.00
Boning   80-85       76.00-84.50   84.50-93.00    70.50-76.00
Lean     85-90       74.00-80.00   82.50          69.50-71.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1195-2280 lbs, 92.00-105.00; high
dressing 105.00-113.50; low dressing 75.00-92.00.


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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