Kingsville - Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 10/21/2014

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Receipts:  1787    Week Ago:  579    Year Ago:  1202

   Compared to last week, steer and bull calves under 500 lbs sold 14.00 to
25.00 higher; five weight steers firm to 10.00 higher; steers over 600 lbs
firm to 2.00 higher; heifers under 500 lbs firm to 14.00 higher; heavier
heifers steady to 4.00 higher.  Supply heavy with three load lots selling.
Demand very good.  Cows and bulls were 10 percent of receipts.  In the feeder
supply, steers and bulls were 64 percent of the run; heifers 36 percent.
Near 56 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows traded
2.00 to 4.00 lower.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 348.00-390.00, thin 352 lbs
380.00; 400-500 lbs 285.00-352.50; 500-600 lbs 262.00-298.50; 600-700 lbs
239.00-275.00; 700-800 lbs 232.50-258.00; 800-850 lbs 232.00-240.00; load lot
895 lbs 232.00; load lot 974 lbs 217.85.  Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs
thin 337.50-342.50; 400-500 lbs 275.00-317.50; 500-600 lbs 240.00-273.00; 600-
700 lbs 229.50-259.50; 725-775 lbs 233.50-240.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 283.00-343.00; 400-500 Lbs
261.00-300.00; 500-600 lbs 240.00-267.50; 600-700 lbs 235.00-250.50; 700-800 lbs
224.75-240.00, lot 715 lbs thin 245.00; 820-880 lbs 221.75-224.75; lot 927 lbs
217.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 299.00-307.00; 400-500 lbs 247.00-
282.00; 600-650 lbs 226.50-232.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 267.00-316.00; 500-600 lbs
234.00-267.50; 640-700 lbs 213.00-233.50; 700-750 214.00-220.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing  High Dressing  Low Dressing
Breaking 75-80       110.00-118.00 119.50-124.00  107.00-109.50
Boning   80-85       112.00-119.00 123.00-125.50  104.00-109.00
Lean     85-90       105.00-115.00                 93.00-102.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1240-2120 lbs, 131.00-137.50; high
dressing 140.00; low dressing 118.00-128.00.

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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