Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 06/04/2013

Wednesday, June 5, 2013

Receipts:  2547    Last Week:  720    Year Ago:  2230

   Compared to last week, feeders sold steady to 5.00 higher on a good test
with the most increase on steers weighing 550-650 lbs.  Supply heavy with
reputation feeders selling including four load lots.  Demand good to very
good.  Cows and bulls were 11 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply,
steers and bulls were 55 percent of the run; heifers 45 percent.  Near
50 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows traded 1.00-
3.00 higher.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  400-500 lbs 163.50-188.50; 500-
600 lbs 154.00-165.50; 600-700 lbs 143.75-161.00; 700-800 lbs 136.50-146.75;
800-860 lbs 132.75-137.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 303 lbs thin 196.00;
350-400 lbs 180.00-186.00; 400-500 lbs 161.50-173.00; 500-600 lbs 144.50-
164.00; 600-700 lbs 137.50-148.00; pkg 857 lbs 129.75.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 161.00-174.00; 400-500 lbs
143.75-152.75; 500-600 lbs 133.00-145.75; 600-700 lbs 126.25-139.50; 700-
800 lbs 127.00-133.50.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 156.00-167.00;
400-500 lbs 141.00-151.00; 500-600 lbs 133.00-141.25; 600-650 lbs 128.50-
137.00; few 700-760 lbs 127.00-128.00; pkg 813 lbs 125.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 388 lbs 178.00; 400-500 lbs
155.00-165.00, thin 183.50; 500-600 lbs 148.00-156.00, thin 162.00; 600-
700 lbs 124.50-138.00; 700-800 lbs 117.75-128.50.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing  High Dressing  Low Dressing
Breaking 75-80       76.00-83.50   84.00-89.00    67.00-75.75
Boning   80-85       75.00-82.00   83.50-90.50    70.00-74.00
                               Ind 92.00
Lean     85-90       69.00-74.00   78.50-83.00    66.50-68.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1320-2360 lbs, 94.00-104.00; high
dressing 105.00-109.00; low dressing 90.00-92.75.


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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