Kingsville - Kingsville Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Auction Report for 08/20/13

Wednesday, August 21, 2013

Receipts:  1824    Last Week:  962    Year Ago:  2604
 
   Compared to last week, feeder steers under 600 lbs mostly steady, over 
600 lbs 2.00 to 6.00 higher and feeder heifers under 600 lbs 2.00 to 9.00
higher, over 600 lbs steady to 2.00 higher. Demand good. Supply moderate. 
feeder offering around 59 percent steers and bulls and 41 percent heifers.
Offerings over 600 lbs around 67 percent. Cows around 11 percent. Slaughter
cows 2.00 to 3.00 higher.

   Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 181.00-186.00; pkg thin 
Fleshed 356 lbs 199.00; 400-500 lbs 174.25-190.00; pkg thin fleshed 445 lbs
203.50; 500-600 lbs 169.50-183.00; pkg thin fleshed 513 lbs 185.00; 600-700 
Lbs 162.60-174.75; 700-800 lbs 149.00-164.00; 800-900 lbs 150.75-155.85; 
Pkg 959 lbs 131.75. Medium And Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 159.00-169.00; 500- 
600 lbs 153.00-166.00; 600-650 lbs 159.50-163.50; pkg 873 lbs 129.75.

   Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 161.00-174.00; 400-500 lbs 
157.50-175.00; 500-600 lbs 152.00-166.25; pkg thin fleshed 505 lbs 170.50;
600-700 lbs 145.00-156.00; 700-800 lbs 145.50-152.50; 800-900 lbs 128.50-
141.00; 900-950 lbs 125.75-131.50. Medium And Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 147.50-
155.00; 400-500 lbs 140.00-157.50; 500-600 lbs 144.25-154.00; 600-700 lbs
124.00-137.75; 750-800 lbs 140.50-148.25; pkg 824 lbs 126.25.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 356 lbs 193.50; 400-500 lbs 154.00- 
180.00; pkg 518 lbs 155.50. Medium And Large 1-2  500-600 lbs 141.00-165.00;
Few 640 lbs 126.00-145.00.
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   Slaughter Cows: 
          Percent lean   Average Dress    High dressing     Low dressing
Breaking       70-80     84.50-88.00      88.75-95.00       78.50-83.00
Boning         80-85     81.00-87.50      88.50-92.00       74.50-80.00
                              Outstanding 94.00-102.00
Lean           85-90     80.00-86.00      87.50-92.50       71.00-78.50

   Slaughter Bulls: YG 1-2
1230-2130 lbs            101.00-105.00    few 107.00        93.00-99.00


Source:  MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Kingsville, MO
         Brian K. Fleischmann, Market Reporter, 573-751-5618
         24 hour recorded report 573-522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS159.txt
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