Kingsville - Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 10/14/2014

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Receipts:  579    Week Ago:  961    Year Ago:  1300

   Compared to last week, feeders mostly unevenly steady except 400-500 lbs 
heifers firm to 8.00 higher.  Supply light to moderate.  Demand
good to very good.  Cows and bulls were 24 percent of receipts.  In the feeder
supply, steers and bulls were 60 percent of the run; heifers 40 percent.
Near 37 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows traded
2.00 to 4.00 higher.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 323.50-339.00; 400-500 lbs
271.00-328.00; 500-600 lbs 276.50-289.00; 600-700 lbs 249.50-273.00; lot
757 lbs 246.85; lot 848 lbs 235.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 298.00-
316.00; 400-500 lbs 272.00-312.50; 500-600 lbs 269.00-292.00; 630-660 lbs
255.00-261.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  400-500 Lbs 269.00-286.00; 500-600 lbs
258.00-294.00; 600-650 lbs 240.50-251.50; lot 868 lbs 217.75.  Medium and
Large 1-2  340-400 lbs 269.00-277.00; 400-500 lbs 262.50-271.00; 500-600 lbs
248.00-275.00; 623 lbs 240.50.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  330-400 lbs 309.00-326.00; 400-500 lbs
250.00-297.50; 500-600 lbs 238.50-272.50; 600-650 lbs 220.50-229.50.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing  High Dressing  Low Dressing
Breaking 75-80       114.00-119.00 123.50-129.00  108.00-110.00
Boning   80-85       114.00-121.00 123.00-130.00  104.00-111.00
Lean     85-90       108.00-118.00                 97.00-103.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1315-2505 lbs, 133.50-143.00; high
dressing 145.00-147.00; low dressing 112.00-127.00.

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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