Kingsville - Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 10/28/2014

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Receipts:  1419    Week Ago:  1787    Year Ago:  1521

   Compared to last week, steers under 700 lbs and heifers under 600 lbs
sold unevenly steady-firm; heavier weights not as well tested as last week.
Supply moderate with a nice quality run of calves.  Demand very good with
active trade.  Cows and bulls were 25 percent of receipts.  In the feeder
supply, steers and bulls were 57 percent of the run; heifers 43 percent.
Near 32 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 358.00-386.00; 400-500 lbs
289.00-359.00; 500-600 lbs 252.50-295.00; 600-700 lbs 247.00-274.00; 730 lbs
245.50.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 333.00-350.00; 400-500 lbs 275.00-
350.00; 500-600 lbs 264.00-279.00; 600-700 lbs 231.00-259.00, thin 264.00; 700-
750 lbs 232.00-241.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 300.00-330.00; 400-500 Lbs
261.50-311.00; 500-600 lbs 245.00-278.00; 600-650 lbs 232.00-238.00; lot 774 lbs
225.25; pkg 850 lbs 218.75.  Medium and Large 1-2  325 lbs thin 322.50; 400-
500 lbs 259.00-291.00; 600-700 lbs 229.50-250.00; 755 lbs 231.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 357.00-378.00; 400-500 lbs
292.00-348.00; 500-600 lbs 247.50-276.00; 600-700 lbs 224.00-240.50.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing  High Dressing  Low Dressing
Breaking 75-80       108.00-116.50 119.00-120.00  103.00-107.50
Boning   80-85       109.00-117.50 119.00-120.50  102.00-107.50
Lean     85-90       103.00-111.00                 95.00-103.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1180-2400 lbs, 127.00-134.50; high
dressing 135.00-139.00; low dressing 110.00-125.50.

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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