Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 02/11/2014

Wednesday, February 12, 2014

Receipts:  1728    Two Weeks Ago:  3029    Year Ago:  2257

   Compared to two weeks Ago, steers sold steady to 5.00 lower; heifers sold
steady to 7.00 lower.  Supply was moderate with average feeder quality being
less attractive than two weeks ago.  Demand moderate to good.  Cows and bulls
were 11 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were
50 percent of the run; heifers 50 percent.  Near 52 percent of feeders weighed
over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows traded 2.00 to 4.00 higher.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  400-500 lbs 218.00-240.00; 500-600 lbs
212.00-224.00; 600-700 lbs 181.25-196.50; 700-755 lbs 162.00-177.00; lot 855 lbs
157.10.  Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 338 lbs 225.00; 400-500 lbs 214.00-235.00;
500-600 lbs 181.00-222.00; 600-700 lbs 175.00-181.50; pkg 744 lbs 163.85.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 208.00-225.00; 400-500 Lbs
191.00-215.00; 500-550 lbs 187.00-193.00, pkg thin 522 lbs 197.00; 550-600 lbs
162.50-182.00; 600-700 lbs 155.25-171.25; 700-800 lbs 152.50-153.50, 700-715 lb
replacements 158.00-164.85.  Medium and Large 1-2  340-400 lbs 192.00-209.00,
thin 214.00; 400-500 lbs 183.50-200.00; 500-550 lbs 176.00-184.00, thin 513 lbs
190.00; 600-700 lbs 154.50-162.25; 700-750 lbs 151.00-154.10.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 320 lbs 231.00; 400-500 lbs 205.00-
235.00; 500-600 lbs 180.25-190.50; pkg 635 lbs 160.50.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing  High Dressing  Low Dressing
Breaking 75-80       91.00-98.00   99.50-111.00   89.00-91.00
Boning   80-85       93.00-97.50   98.00-107.00   85.00-91.00
Lean     85-90       87.00-95.50   98.00-101.00   75.00-86.50
                                     Ind 107.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1455-2015 lbs, 105.50-112.00.50; high
dressing 113.50-114.50; low dressing 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 

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