Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 10/15/2013

Tuesday, October 22, 2013

Receipts:  1300    Last Week:  1055    Year Ago:  1357

   Compared to last week, steers sold steady to firm; heifers steady to
3.00 higher.  Supply moderate with one load lot of 884 lb steers selling.
Demand good to very good with active trade.  Cows and bulls were 19 percent
of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 61 percent of the
run; heifers 39 percent.  Near 44 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.
Slaughter cows traded near steady.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  few 350-400 lbs 183.50-201.00; 400-
500 lbs 182.00-192.00; 500-600 lbs 173.00-190.00; 600-700 lbs 175.75-180.25;
750-800 lbs 168.75-169.75; few 830-840 lbs 159.00-161.00; load lot 884 lbs
160.60.  Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 187.00-196.00; 400-500 lbs 180.00-
194.50; 500-600 lbs 170.00-183.00; 600-700 lbs 154.50-170.00; few 700-800 lbs
149.50-152.00; pkg 835 lbs 160.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  345-400 lbs 175.00-179.00; 400-500 lbs
168.00-180.00; 500-600 lbs 160.00-175.50; 600-700 lbs 160.00-168.75; 700-
800 lbs 148.75-160.00; pkg 835 lbs 144.75.  Medium and Large 1-2  few 385 lbs 173.00-174.00; 400-500 lbs 164.50-180.00; 500-600 lbs 163.50-168.25; 600-
700 lbs 153.50-165.00; pkg 798 lbs 151.25.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 173.00-186.00; 500-600 lbs
157.00-177.00; 600-650 lbs 135.00-151.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing  High Dressing  Low Dressing
Breaking 75-80       82.00-86.00   86.50-94.00    79.00-80.50
Boning   80-85       83.00-86.00   87.00-92.00    78.50-82.00
                                     Ind 97.00
Lean     85-90       77.00-83.00         90.00    67.00-75.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1105-2285 lbs, 93.00-104.00; low dressing
84.00-92.50.

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