Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 07/15/2014

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Receipts:  1076    Week Ago:  1219    Year Ago:  1235

   Compared to last week, steers sold near 5.00 to 10.00 lower; heifers
2.00 to 4.00 lower.  Supply moderate with average feeder quality less
attractive than last week.  Demand good.  Cows and bulls were 11 percent
of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 64 percent of the
run; heifers 36 percent.  Near 41 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.
Slaughter cows traded 2.00 to 3.00 higher.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  400-500 lbs 269.00-290.00; 500-600 lbs
254.00-275.00; 600-700 lbs 229.00-260.00; 700-800 lbs 212.50-230.50; 810-
830 lbs 209.50-210.00; pkg 908 lbs 206.50.  Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 378 lbs
267.00; 400-500 lbs 250.00-267.50, 407 lbs thin 275.50; 500-600 lbs 239.00-
269.50; 600-660 lbs 229.50-246.25; lot 674 lbs thin 242.60; pkg 777 lbs 206.25;
Pkg 805 lbs 199.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 330 lbs 283.00; 375-400 lbs 250.00-
265.00; 400-500 Lbs 229.00-257.50; 500-600 lbs 224.50-244.00; 600-700 lbs
207.50-229.00; pkg 755 lbs 198.50; pkg 807 lbs 189.50.  Medium and Large 1-2
Pkg 320 lbs thin 285.00; 400-500 lbs 225.00-261.00, pkg 400 lbs thin 264.00;
500-600 lbs 230.00-246.50; 600-650 lbs 220.00-225.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  430-455 lbs 232.00-242.00; 520-560 lbs
216.00-224.00; 600-650 lbs 209.00-229.50; pkg 720 lbs 203.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing  High Dressing  Low Dressing
Breaking 75-80       113.00-119.50 122.00-128.50  110.00
Boning   80-85       109.50-119.50 120.00-134.00
Lean     85-90       108.00-114.00 119.50-127.00  101.00-106.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1200-1890 lbs, 131.00-139.00; high
dressing 146.00-149.00.

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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