Kingsville - Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 11/04/2014

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

Receipts:  1604    Week Ago:  1419    Year Ago:  1840

   Compared to last week, steer calves under 500 lbs near 15.00 to 20.00
lower; heifer calves under 600 lbs 5.00 to 10.00 lower; heavier weights
uneven on a better test than last week.  Supply moderate.  Demand good to
very good.  Cows and bulls were 17 percent of receipts.  In the feeder
supply, steers and bulls were 60 percent of the run; heifers 40 percent.
Near 54 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows traded
steady to 2.00 lower.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  340 lbs 339.00; 400-500 lbs 285.50-
336.00; 500-600 lbs 253.00-305.00; 600-700 lbs 232.00-267.00; 700-800 lbs
231.50-250.50; lot 845 lbs 236.75.  Medium and Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 275.00-
298.50; 500-600 lbs 254.00-282.00; 628 lbs thin 252.50; 650-700 lbs 243.00-
246.00, thin 249.00; 844 lbs 235.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 300.00-339.00; 400-500 lbs
263.00-291.00; 500-600 lbs 240.00-270.00; 600-700 lbs 222.50-251.00; 750-800 lbs
220.50-229.50; 850-900 lbs 213.00-221.25; lot 945 lbs 217.50.  Medium and
Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 263.00-300.00; 450-500 lbs 249.00-266.00; 500-600 lbs
228.50-258.00; 725-750 lbs 227.75-229.00; 900-925 lbs 220.00-221.25.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 336.00-349.00; 400-500 lbs
271.00-314.00; 500-600 lbs 235.00-274.00; 600-700 lbs 223.00-238.00; pkg
728 lbs 221.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing  High Dressing  Low Dressing
Breaking 75-80       107.50-115.00 115.50-123.50  102.50-106.00
Boning   80-85       109.00-116.00 116.50-121.50  101.00-106.00
Lean     85-90       104.00-113.00 115.50          97.00-103.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1385-2250 lbs, 126.00-136.00; high
dressing 137.75-142.00; low dressing 120.00-122.50.

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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