Kingsville - Kingsville Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Auction Report for 08/27/13

Wednesday, August 28, 2013

Receipts:  1109    Last Week:  1824    Year Ago:  1625
 
   Compared to last week, feeder steers steady to 3.00 lower in spots and 
feeder heifers steady to 5.00 lower in spots. Demand moderate to good. Supply
light. Feeder offerings around 42 percent steers and bulls and 58 percent
heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs around 57 percent. Cows around 9 percent.
Slaughter cows mostly steady.

   Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 184.00-194.00; 400-500 lbs 
174.00-189.50; 500-600 lbs 169.00-183.00; 600-700 lbs 159.25-167.00; pkg 706
157.00. Medium and Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 162.50-174.50; 500-600 lbs 159.00-
168.00; 600-700 lbs 143.50-158.50; 800-850 lbs 137.25-139.50. 

   Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1  400-500 lbs 154.50-178.00; 500-600 lbs 
151.00-161.50; 600-700 lbs 140.50-152.50; several fancy 614-646 lbs 153.00-
156.25; 700-720 lbs 147.25-150.00; 800-900 lbs 140.00-142.00. Medium and Large
1-2  350-400 lbs 148.00-159.50; 400-500 lbs 154.00-159.00; 500-600 lbs 134.00-
144.75; 600-700 lbs 130.00-143.75; 700-730 lbs 135.00-139.50.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1  400-450 lbs 166.50-175.00; 500-600 lbs 
141.00-149.00; pkg 673 lbs 144.50; 700-715 lbs 139.50-142.00. Medium and Large
1-2  550-600 lbs 141.00-144.00; pkg thin fleshed 656 lbs 145.00.
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   Slaughter Cows: 
          Percent lean   Average Dress    High dressing     Low dressing
Breaking       70-80     84.25-87.50      88.00-89.25       77.00-81.00
Boning         80-85     83.00-88.50      90.00-97.50       80.00-82.50
Lean           85-90     72.00-79.50      80.50-89.00       67.50-75.50

   Slaughter Bulls: YG 1-2
945-1980 lbs            100.00-105.00     106.50-112.25     96.50-99.00


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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