Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 11/19/2013

Wednesday, November 20, 2013

Receipts:  2190    Last Week:  2098    Year Ago:  1874

   Compared to last week, feeders sold unevenly steady to firm with a
better test of yearlings and a lighter test of light calves than last week.
Supply was moderate to heavy.  Demand good to very good.  Cows and bulls
were 15 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were
49 percent of the run; heifers 51 percent.  Near 50 percent of feeders weighed
over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows traded near steady.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  few 300-340 lbs 220.00-230.00; 400-
500 lbs 178.50-212.00; 500-600 lbs 175.00-205.00; 600-700 lbs 162.25-173.50,
Lot 655 lbs thin 182.50; 700-760 lbs 171.75-174.75; 800-860 lbs 155.25-168.00;
900-965 lbs 145.00-158.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 308 lbs 215.00; 400-
500 lbs 181.00-208.00; 500-600 lbs 166.00-187.00; 600-650 lbs 159.00-165.00;
Pkg 703 lbs 172.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  310-400 lbs 168.00-180.50; 400-500 lbs
167.00-182.50; 500-600 lbs 157.00-182.75; 600-700 lbs 155.00-164.00, lot 645 lbs
thin 170.00; 700-800 lbs 154.25-163.00; 830-870 lbs 154.85-155.60; 900-1000 lbs
139.75-148.85.  Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 169.00-185.00; 400-500 lbs
156.50-182.00; 500-600 lbs 147.75-170.00; 600-700 lbs 148.00-156.75; 700-800 lbs
148.50-154.50; pkg 857 lbs 144.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 188.00-229.00; 400-500 lbs
186.00-203.00; 500-600 lbs 154.00-182.00; 600-700 lbs 134.00-154.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing  High Dressing  Low Dressing
Breaking 75-80       83.50-87.00   87.50-90.00    77.00-78.00
Boning   80-85       80.00-84.00   85.00-93.00
Lean     85-90       71.00-81.00                  67.00-70.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1195-2220 lbs, 91.00-98.00; high
dressing 98.00-104.50; low dressing 73.00-89.00.


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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