Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 06/17/2014

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

Receipts:  1832    Week Ago:  1696    Year Ago:  1776

   Compared to last week, feeders sold mostly steady to 10.00 higher.  Supply
moderate.  Demand very good with active trade.  Cows and bulls were 15 percent
of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 56 percent of the run;
heifers 44 percent.  Near 29 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.  Slaughter
cows traded steady.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 335 lbs 289.00; 400-500 lbs 263.00-
274.50; 500-600 lbs 248.00-265.00; 600-700 lbs 224.50-244.00; 700-800 lbs
215.00-220.00; pkg 816 lbs 210.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 378 lbs 264.00;
400-500 lbs 260.50-272.50; 500-600 lbs 240.00-261.00; 600-700 lbs 215.00-242.00;
pkg 704 lbs 210.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 237.00-272.50, thin 290.00;
400-500 Lbs 229.00-252.00; 500-600 lbs 223.00-235.50; 600-700 lbs 194.75-229.75;
few 725-780 lbs 182.85-196.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 240.50-253.50;
400-500 lbs 220.00-245.00; 500-600 lbs 210.50-234.00; pkg 615 lbs 202.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  390-400 lbs 262.00-266.00; 400-500 lbs
248.00-269.00; 500-600 lbs 219.50-248.50; 600-660 lbs 185.00-215.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing  High Dressing  Low Dressing
Breaking 75-80       105.00-109.00 110.50-114.00  100.00-103.50
Boning   80-85       105.50-110.00 111.00-121.50  99.00
                                      Ind 129.50
Lean     85-90       102.00-107.50 111.50-115.50  90.00-101.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1285-2275 lbs, 117.00-126.00; high
dressing 129.00-136.50; low dressing 111.00-114.00.

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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