Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 10/22/2013

Wednesday, October 23, 2013

Receipts:  1202    Last Week:  1300    Year Ago:  1499

   Compared to last week, feeders sold steady to firm except seven weight
steers and six weight heifers 5.00 higher.  Supply moderate.  Demand good
to very good.  Cows and bulls were 18 percent of receipts.  In the feeder
supply, steers and bulls were 63 percent of the run; heifers 37 percent.
Near 39 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows traded
steady to 1.00 lower.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 209.00-212.00; 400-
500 lbs 174.50-193.00; 500-600 lbs 178.50-188.00; 600-700 lbs 168.00-177.75;
700-800 lbs 174.75-176.50, thin 179.50; few 800-850 lbs 156.50-161.50; lot
921 lbs 159.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  340-400 lbs 188.00-214.00; 400-500 lbs
177.00-200.00; 500-600 lbs 164.50-183.50; 600-650 lbs 162.50-174.00; pkg thin
693 lbs 179.75; few 700-800 lbs 161.00-168.00; pkg 947 lbs 155.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  400-500 lbs 168.00-185.00; 500-550 lbs
164.00-175.00; 600-700 lbs 163.00-174.00; pkg 710 156.00; pkg 746 lb
replacements 175.50; lot 828 lb replacements 169.25.  Medium and Large 1-2  400-
500 lbs 169.00-179.00; 500-600 lbs 156.00-169.00; 600-700 lbs 148.75-159.00;
pkg 758 lbs 146.50.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 189.00-222.00; 400-500 lbs
162.50-189.50; 500-600 lbs 143.00-160.00; 600-650 lbs 149.50-154.50; few 735-
765 lbs 135.00-144.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing  High Dressing  Low Dressing
Breaking 75-80       82.00-86.00   87.00-91.50
Boning   80-85       83.00-86.00   87.00-92.50    74.00-78.00
Lean     85-90       73.00-82.00   84.50          67.00-71.50

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1375-1970 lbs, 92.00-101.50; low dressing
83.00-86.00.

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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