Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 07/22/2014

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Receipts:  858    Week Ago:  1076    Year Ago:  951

   Compared to last week, steers were not a good comparison with last week;
heifers firm to 10.00 higher.  Supply light to moderate with three load lots
selling.  Demand good to very good.  Cows and bulls were 13 percent of receipts.
In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 59 percent of the run; heifers
41 percent.  Near 55 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows traded fully steady - 2.00 higher.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  few 420-480 lbs 260.25-268.50; 500-
600 lbs 257.50-266.50; 600-700 lbs 235.00-255.00; 715-725 lbs 223.50-230.00;
load lot 775 lbs 219.60; load lot 873 lbs 213.10.  Medium and Large 1-2  340-
400 lbs 268.50-273.50; 400-500 lbs 250.00-267.00; 500-600 lbs 241.00-265.25;
615 lbs 244.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  400-500 Lbs 242.00-272.50; 500-600 lbs
232.50-245.00; 600-650 lbs 226.00-239.75.  Medium and Large 1-2  320-400 lbs
251.00-271.50; 400-500 lbs 243.00-258.50; 500-555 lbs 231.00-246.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  438 lbs 239.00; 535 lbs 231.00; 605 lbs
223.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing  High Dressing  Low Dressing
Breaking 75-80       112.00-121.00 123.00-134.00
Boning   80-85       111.00-122.00 124.00-133.00
Lean     85-90       108.00-120.00 133.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1720-2165 lbs, 138.00-138.50; high
dressing 142.00-156.50.

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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