Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 07/23/2013

Wednesday, July 24, 2013

Receipts:  951    Last Week:  1235    Year Ago:  1071

   Compared to last week, steers sold 4.00 to 7.00 higher; heifers 550-
650 lbs sold 2.00 to 4.00 higher with heifers under 550 lbs lightly tested
and heavy heifers steady.  Supply was light to moderate with three load lots
selling.  Demand was good to very good with active trade.  Cows and bulls
were 16 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were
47 percent of the run; heifers 53 percent.  Near 60 percent of feeders
weighed over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows traded 2.00 to 4.00 higher.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  few 385 lbs 201.00; lot 448 lbs 197.00;
500-600 lbs 161.50-188.25; 600-700 lbs 149.50-169.00; 700-800 lbs 144.50-
154.75; load lot 822 lbs 146.85.  Medium and Large 1-2  450-500 lbs 178.50-
183.00; 500-600 lbs 165.00-177.50; 600-655 lbs 149.25-165.50; pkg 835 lbs
137.50.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 456 lbs 150.25; 550-600 lbs 145.25-
148.50; 600-655 lbs 142.00-149.75; 700-750 lbs 132.25-144.00.  Medium and
Large 1-2  480-500 lbs 150.00-153.50; 500-600 lbs 138.75-149.00; few 600-
700 lbs 135.00-142.25.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  few 450-470 lbs 164.00; few 500-
600 lbs 145.00-164.50; few 600-700 lbs 129.00-143.50.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing  High Dressing  Low Dressing
Breaking 75-80       79.00-84.25   86.25-92.00    77.00
Boning   80-85       79.00-88.00   89.00-100.00   71.00-78.00
Lean     85-90       74.50-85.00   86.00-89.00    69.00-73.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1130-2115 lbs, 96.00-105.00; high
dressing 106.00-110.00; low dressing 82.00-93.00.

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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