Kingsville - Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 09/30/2014

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Receipts:  1139    Week Ago:  914    Year Ago:  1361

   Compared to last week, three weight steers sold 10.00 to 15.00 higher;
400-600 lb steers near steady; steers over 600 lbs 5.00 to 7.00 higher;
three and four weight heifers sold 3.00 to 8.00 higher; 500-650 lb heifers
8.00 to 12.00 higher.  Supply moderate.  Demand very good.  Cows and bulls
were 14 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were
67 percent of the run; heifers 33 percent.  Near 50 percent of feeders
weighed over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows traded near steady to weak.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 347.50-357.50, 316 lbs
thin 370.00; 435-500 lbs 270.50-295.50; 500-600 lbs 267.00-288.00; 600-
700 lbs 245.00-279.50; lot 854 lbs 230.00; two load lots 928 lbs 221.00-
221.25.  Medium and Large 1-2  325 lbs 313.00, 330 lbs thin 343.00; 440-
500 lbs 270.00-293.50; 500-600 lbs 259.50-274.75; 600-700 lbs 249.50-263.00;
700-800 lbs 228.50-243.00; 800-850 lbs 218.75-224.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 285.50-315.00, 300 lbs
thin 343.00; 400-500 Lbs 261.50-288.00; 500-600 lbs 247.00-266.50; 600-700 lbs
225.50-254.50; 800-825 lbs 218.75-219.75; 965-990 lbs 196.00-197.00.  Medium
and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 272.50-293.00; 400-500 lbs 250.00-277.00; 550-
600 lbs 244.00-250.75; 600-700 lbs 221.25-231.50; 715-760 lbs 211.00-217.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  330-380 lbs thin 345.00-347.50; 380 lbs
320.00; 400-500 lbs; 269.00-299.00; 500-600 lbs 235.50-283.00; 600-700 lbs
227.00-246.00; 750-760 lbs 210.00218.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing  High Dressing  Low Dressing
Breaking 75-80       112.50-117.00                108.50
Boning   80-85       112.00-119.00 120.00-127.00  107.50-110.00
Lean     85-90       107.00-114.00 124.00         101.00-105.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1255-1990 lbs, 135.00-143.00; high
dressing 144.00; low dressing 125.00-133.00.

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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