Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 09/24/2013

Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Receipts:  1675    Last Week:  1294    Year Ago:  1418

   Compared to last week, steers under 500 lbs sold near steady; steers over
500 lbs 4.00 to 9.00 higher; with all weight heifers selling 2.00 to 5.00
higher.  Supply was moderate to heavy.  Demand good to very good with active
trade.  Cows and bulls were 15 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply,
steers and bulls were 46 percent of the run; heifers 54 percent.  Near
49 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows sold steady
to 2.00 higher.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  315-400 lbs 203.00-220.00; 400-500 lbs
179.50-196.00; 500-600 lbs 174.00-189.00; 600-700 lbs 160.25-177.50; 700-
750 lbs 162.50-174.75; 815-860 lbs 147.25-159.50.  Medium and Large 1-2  350-
400 lbs 199.00-209.00; 400-450 lbs 176.00-197.00; 535-545 lbs 180.00-183.50;
600-700 lbs 153.50-175.25.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  385-400 lbs 175.50-179.00; 400-500 lbs
163.00-176.00; 500-600 lbs 158.75-170.85; 600-700 lbs 154.50-167.00; 700-
800 lbs 147.75-162.50; pkg 802 lbs replacements 149.00; 880-885 lbs 142.00-
144.25.  Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 164.00-178.00; 400-500 lbs 161.00-
173.00; 500-600 lbs 146.00-168.50; 600-700 lbs 144.00-160.00; 700-750 lbs
143.25-159.50.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  360-365 lbs 224.00-225.00; 400-500 lbs
160.00-197.00; few 500-600 lbs 162.00-164.00; few 685-700 lbs 143.50-148.50;
Pkg 731 lbs 149.50.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing  High Dressing  Low Dressing
Breaking 75-80       79.50-83.50   84.00-90.50    74.00-78.00
Boning   80-85       80.00-83.50   84.00-94.00    67.50-78.00
Lean     85-90       73.50-76.50   78.00-82.00    67.00-73.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1185-2290 lbs, 93.00-104.50; high
dressing 106.50; 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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