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

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Receipts:  944    Week Ago:  1788    Year Ago:  0

   Compared to last week, feeders sold 3.00 to 10.00 higher based on a few
comparable sales.  Supply light to moderate with average feeder quality
being less attractive than last week.  Demand good to very good.  Cows and
bulls were 15 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls
were 51 percent of the run; heifers 49 percent.  Near 26 percent of feeders
weighed over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows traded steady.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 315 lbs 300.00; 450-500 lbs 277.75-
300.00; 500-600 lbs 255.00-283.50; 600-700 lbs 229.00-262.50; lot 874 lbs
199.75.  Medium and Large 1-2  340-400 lbs 269.50-285.00; 400-500 lbs 239.00-
272.00; 500-600 lbs 236.00-264.00; 620-645 lbs 227.00-230.00; pkg 758 lbs
207.50.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  400-450 Lbs 242.00-251.00; 500-600 lbs
210.75-241.00; 600-650 lbs 209.50-215.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs
238.50-275.00; 400-500 lbs 224.50-251.00; 500-600 lbs 210.00-226.75; few 600-
700 lbs 183.50-203.50.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 239.00-251.00; 500-600 lbs
224.50-239.00; 650-700 lbs 182.00-210.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing  High Dressing  Low Dressing
Breaking 75-80       109.00-113.00 115.00-131.50  101.00-107.00
Boning   80-85       107.00-116.50 119.00-131.50  100.00-105.00
Lean     85-90       105.00-113.00 121.50         95.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1140-1875 lbs, 128.00-129.50; high
dressing 132.50-145.00; low dressing 120.00.

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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