Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 06/24/2014

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Receipts:  1788    Week Ago:  1832    Year Ago:  1229

   Compared to last week, steers under 600 lbs sold uneven; steers 600-
750 lbs 8.00 to 12.00 higher; heifers 400-700 lbs steady to 4.00 lower
except five weight heifers 4.00 higher.  Supply moderate and demand good to
very good.  Cows and bulls were 15 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply,
steers and bulls were 61 percent of the run; heifers 39 percent.  Near
40 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows traded 3.00 to
8.00 higher.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  few 375-400 lbs 275.00-285.00; 400-
500 lbs 258.00-288.75; 500-600 lbs 245.00-258.00, fancy 500 lbs 274.00; 600-
700 lbs 238.00-252.50; 700-750 lbs 220.00-237.00; two load lots 862-868 lbs
210.00-210.25.  Medium and Large 1-2  375-400 lbs 266.00-270.50; 400-500 lbs
244.50-287.00; 500-600 lbs 240.00-256.25; 600-700 lbs 216.25-240.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  425-500 Lbs 229.50-245.00; 500-600 lbs
220.00-239.50; 600-700 lbs 200.50-227.50; 790-800 lbs 193.25-198.50.  Medium
and Large 1-2  few 300-400 lbs 235.00-270.00; 400-500 lbs 218.00-241.00; 500-
600 lbs 195.75-238.75; 600-700 lbs 187.25-201.25; pkg 763 lbs 187.75.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  450-500 lbs 243.00-285.00; 500-600 lbs
190.50-233.50; 600-700 lbs 190.50-224.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing  High Dressing  Low Dressing
Breaking 75-80       109.00-113.00 113.50-121.50  104.00
Boning   80-85       106.00-117.00 118.00-133.00
Lean     85-90       105.00-114.00 118.00-128.00  95.00-100.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1250-2105 lbs, 121.00-130.00; high
dressing 132.00-144.00; low dressing 115.00-116.00.

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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