Kingsville - Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 11/25/2014

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Receipts:  1141    Week Ago:  1213    Year Ago:  1209

   Compared to last week, steers under 500 lbs sold 7.00 to 10.00 higher;
steers over 500 lbs uneven; heifers sold steady to 8.00 lower.  Supply
moderate with average feeder quality lower than last week.  Numerous bull
calves in the run.  Demand good to very good.  Cows and bulls were 27 percent
of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 72 percent of the
run; heifers 28 percent.  Near 48 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.
Slaughter cows traded 1.00 to 3.00 lower.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  340-400 lbs 359.00-380.00; 400-500 lbs
268.00-355.00; 500-600 lbs 270.00-305.00; 600-700 lbs 239.00-271.00; 700-800 lbs
220.25-230.00; load lot 893 lbs 236.00; load lot 900 lbs 234.75.  Medium and
Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 324.00-340.00; 400-500 lbs 252.00-310.00, 468 lbs thin
320.00; 500-600 lbs 244.00-374.00; 600-700 lbs 221.00-261.00; 763 lbs 222.50;
few 800-820 lbs 217.00-219.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  400-500 lbs 24100-299.00; 500-600 lbs
230.00-258.00; 600-700 lbs 225.00-242.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  325-400 lbs
275.00-298.00; 400-500 lbs 235.00-278.00; 500-600 lbs 222.00-245.00; 625 lbs
240.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  325-400 lbs 319.00-331.00; 450-500 lbs
266.00-290.00; 500-600 lbs 228.50-308.00; 600-700 lbs 225.00-249.00; 700-800 lbs
183.00-208.50.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing  High Dressing  Low Dressing
Breaking 75-80       110.00-121.00 121.50-124.50  105.00-108.00
Boning   80-85       112.00-122.00 123.00-129.50  106.00-110.00
Lean     85-90       107.00-110.00 117.50-119.00   94.00-107.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1325-2260 lbs, 128.00-136.50; high
dressing 139.00-144.00; low dressing 110.00-126.50.

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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