Kingsville - Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 01/07/2014

Wednesday, January 8, 2014

Receipts:  1433    Last Week:  0    Year Ago:  4834

   Compared to three weeks ago, steers sold steady to 3.00 higher; heifers
mostly 3.00 to 10.00 higher.  Supply was moderate with most calves being
weaned.  Demand good to very good.  Cows and bulls were 18 percent of
receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 49 percent of the run;
heifers 51 percent.  Near 51 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.
Slaughter cows traded 2.00 to 4.00 higher.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  few 350-400 lbs 222.00-229.00; 420-
500 lbs 207.00-224.00; 500-600 lbs 190.00-208.50; 625-700 lbs 180.50-189.60;
715-800 lbs 171.00-179.25; few 840-885 lbs 162.25-164.75.  Medium and Large 1-2
435-500 lbs 200.00-222.00; 525-600 lbs 189.50-202.00; lot 693 lbs 165.75;
pkg 731 lbs 172.50.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  few 350-400 lbs 205.00-212.50; 400-500
Lbs 179.75-211.00; 500-600 lbs 163.75-185.00; 600-700 lbs 153.75-173.00; lot
749 lbs thin 165.00; 765-785 lbs 154.50-158.60; few 800-900 lbs 148.75-157.25.
Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 325 lbs 210.00; 450-500 lbs 173.00-185.00; 500-600 lbs
160.00-179.00; few 600-700 lbs 150.50-165.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 429 lbs 215.50; 500-550 lbs 189.00-
194.00; pkg 672 lbs 138.00; pkg 744 lbs 132.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing  High Dressing  Low Dressing
Breaking 75-80       85.00-92.50   93.50-100.00   77.50
Boning   80-85       86.00-92.00   93.50-99.75    77.00-82.00
Lean     85-90       79.00-88.00   96.00          70.00-78.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1340-2150 lbs, 99.00-107.00; high
dressing 107.00-111.50; low dressing 96.00.

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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