Kingsville - Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 06/03/2014

Wednesday, June 4, 2014

Receipts:  2993    Week Ago:  866    Year Ago:  2547

   Compared to last week, feeders sold 2.00 to 4.00 higher on a much larger
test.  Supply heavy with reputation feeders selling.  Demand very good.  Cows
and bulls were 10 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls
were 63 percent of the run; heifers 37 percent.  Near 30 percent of feeders
weighed over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows traded near steady.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 379 lbs 265.50; 400-500 lbs 239.00-
263.50; 500-600 lbs 228.50-247.50; 600-700 lbs 203.50-233.00; 700-800 lbs
189.75-210.00; 800-850 lbs 192.00-195.60; load lot 879 lbs 188.85; load lot
915 lbs 185.85.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 249.00-266.50; 400-500 lbs
235.50-263.00; 500-600 lbs 217.00-243.75; 600-700 lbs 205.00-220.00; 700-
765 lbs 180.50-200.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  few 350-400 lbs 236.00-251.00; 400-
500 Lbs 218.00-240.00; 500-600 lbs 203.00-221.75; 600-700 lbs 179.75-200.50;
735-760 lbs 180.00-184.25.  Medium and Large 1-2  325-400 lbs 222.00-253.00;
400-500 lbs 217.00-239.00; 500-600 lbs 205.00-218.00; 600-700 lbs 179.50-
199.25; 750-800 lbs 171.25-180.50.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 260.00-272.00; 400-500 lbs
230.50-260.00; 500-600 lbs 210.00-220.00; 600-665 lbs 181.00-198.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing  High Dressing  Low Dressing
Breaking 75-80       100.00-105.00 105.00-109.50  89.50-96.50
Boning   80-85        98.00-106.00 107.50-114.00  84.00-96.00
Lean     85-90        94.50-106.00 110.50-121.00  88.50-93.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1395-2145 lbs, 112.00-126.00; high
dressing 127.00-133.00.

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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