Kingsville - Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 09/23/2014

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Receipts:  914    Week Ago:  1386    Year Ago:  1675

   Compared to last week, feeders sold near steady on a lighter test.
Supply light to moderate with average feeder quality being less attractive
than last week.  Demand good.  Cows and bulls were 16 percent of receipts.
In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 72 percent of the run; heifers
28 percent.  Near 42 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.  Slaughter
cows traded 3.00 to 4.00 lower.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  300-355 lbs 310.00-348.00; 400-
500 lbs 276.00-310.00; 500-600 lbs 261.50-286.00; 600-700 lbs 245.00-272.00;
700-800 lbs 228.25-247.00; few 825-830 lbs 224.00-226.25; load lot 960 lbs
216.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 267.00-297.00; 500-600 lbs 254.00-
271.00; 600-700 lbs 234.00-242.50; 740-800 lbs 226.00-238.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 285.00-312.50; 400-
500 Lbs 257.50-280.00; 500-600 lbs 235.50-249.00; 600-700 lbs 226.25-242.50;
770-800 lbs 215.00-216.75; 888 lbs 209.00; pkg 938 lbs 205.50.  Medium and
Large 1-2  383 lbs 269.00; 400-500 lbs 259.00-260.00; 500-600 lbs 238.50-
250.50; 600-700 lbs 224.75-236.25.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  365 lbs 345.00; 400-500 lbs; 256.00-
280.50; 500-600 lbs 235.50-249.50; 615 lbs 218.00-225.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing  High Dressing  Low Dressing
Breaking 75-80       113.00-116.50 117.00-120.50  106.00
Boning   80-85       114.00-118.00 119.00-125.00  105.50-109.00
Lean     85-90       107.00-114.00 127.00         100.00-106.50

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1350-2120 lbs, 136.00-145.00; high
dressing 146.50-147.50; low dressing 119.50-134.00.

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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