Kingsville - Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 08/12/2014

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Receipts:  1151    Week Ago:  698    Year Ago:  962

   Compared to last week, steers under 500 lbs had a higher undertone on a
better test; five weight steers sold steady to 4.00 higher; steers over
600 lbs near steady to 4.00 lower; heifers near steady.  Supply moderate.
Demand good to very good.  Cows and bulls were 10 percent of receipts.
In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 48 percent of the run; heifers
52 percent.  Near 57 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.  Slaughter
cows traded steady to 2.00 higher.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 294.00-320.00; 400-455 lbs
274.00-300.00 530-600 lbs 269.00-280.50; 600-700 lbs 238.50-259.00; pkg 715 lbs
thin 238.00; 775-790 lbs fleshy 211.75-214.00; pkg 863 lbs 217.00; 935-955 lbs
209.50-215.60.  Medium and Large 1-2  435-500 lbs 260.00-271.00; 500-600 lbs
244.00-271.00; 600-700 lbs 234.00-258.00; pkg 723 lbs 222.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 279.00-281.00; 400-
500 Lbs 256.50-270.00; 500-600 lbs 234.50-259.00; 600-700 lbs 219.50-243.50;
lot 758 lbs 216.60; load lot 767 lbs fleshy 205.00; 840-880 lbs 212.50.  Medium
and Large 1-2  few 300-400 lbs 270.00-277.00; 400-500 lbs 244.00-263.50; 600-
635 lbs 226.50-230.25; pkg 700 lbs 214.50.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  500-600 lbs 232.00-250.50; 600-700 lbs
227.50-230.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing  High Dressing  Low Dressing
Breaking 75-80       119.00-125.00 127.00-137.00
Boning   80-85       122.00-125.50 127.00-135.00  116.00-118.00
                               ind 142.00
Lean     85-90       111.00-118.00 122.00-123.00  102.00-105.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1315-2380 lbs, 137.00-147.50; high
dressing 147.50-155.00; low dressing 131.00-132.00.

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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