Kingsville - Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 07/30/2013

Thursday, August 1, 2013

Receipts:  1408    Last Week:  951    Year Ago:  876

   Compared to last week, steers sold unevenly steady on a larger test;
heifers sold steady to 1.00 lower.  Supply was moderate with three load lots
selling and included reputation cattle.  Demand was good to very good.  Cows
and bulls were 15 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls
were 57 percent of the run; heifers 43 percent.  Near 52 percent of feeders
weighed over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows sold near steady.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  few 300-400 lbs 182.50-190.00, thin
205.00; 400-500 lbs 175.00-187.50; 500-600 lbs 165.00-179.50, thin 183.00;
600-700 lbs 150.50-166.50; 700-800 lbs 143.50-157.25, thin 159.60; 800-
900 lbs 143.25-146.10.  Medium and Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 161.00-183.50; 500-
600 lbs 164.00-178.50, thin 182.25; 600-700 lbs 148.25-164.00; pkg 755 lbs
146.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 307 lbs 170.50; 400-500 lbs 149.25-
160.50; 550-600 lbs 140.75-148.75; 600-700 lbs 135.50-148.85; 700-800 lbs
136.75-146.10.  Medium and Large 1-2  few 350-400 lbs 161.00, thin 172.50; 400-
500 lbs 144.50-161.00; 500-600 lbs 139.50-148.00; 600-700 lbs 136.50-146.25;
700-800 lbs 132.75-140.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 323 lbs 203.00; 380-400 lbs 180.00-
185.00; 400-500 lbs 163.00-174.00; 550-600 lbs 154.50-162.50; 650-700 lbs
137.00-148.50.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing  High Dressing  Low Dressing
Breaking 75-80       79.50-85.25   85.50-92.00    76.00-77.50
Boning   80-85       80.00-86.00   87.00-96.50    71.00-75.00
                              Few 100.50-102.00
Lean     85-90       77.00-84.50

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1170-2210 lbs, 92.00-105.00; high
dressing 106.00-112.00; low dressing 83.00.

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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