Kingsville - Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 1/06/2014

Wednesday, January 7, 2015

Receipts:  2379    Week Ago:  726    Year Ago:  1433

   Not a good comparison to last week, but there was a much higher
undertone.  Supply heavy with a much larger and better quality test.  Demand
very good with active trade.  Good buyer attendance.  Cows and bulls were
11 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 61 percent
of the run; heifers 39 percent.  Near 68 percent of feeders weighed over
600 lbs.  Slaughter cows traded steady.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 350.00-405.00; 400-500 lbs
305.00-370.00; 500-600 lbs 264.00-320.00; 600-700 lbs 244.50-280.00; 700-800 lbs
233.00-249.25; 800-900 lbs 210.10-230.00; 900-955 lbs 212.50-217.10.  Medium and
Large 1-2  310 lbs 381.00; 400-500 lbs 288.00-325.00; 500-600 lbs 256.00-294.00;
600-700 lbs 222.50-265.00; 700-800 lbs 219.50-245.00; 925 lbs 213.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 291.00-322.50; 400-500 lbs
265.00-309.00; 500-600 lbs 238.50-275.00; 600-700 lbs 212.50-245.75; 700-800 lbs
205.50-224.25; pkg 810 lbs 209.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-350 lbs 262.00-302.50;
400-500 lbs 246.00-266.00; 500-600 lbs 224.50-273.00; 600-700 lbs 211.00-247.00;
lot 729 lbs 208.75; pkg 819 lbs 214.50.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  500-600 lbs 226.00-293.00; 600-700 lbs
205.00-223.00; pkg 719 lbs 206.50.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing  High Dressing  Low Dressing
Breaking 75-80       106.50-116.50 117.00-121.00  102.00-105.00
Boning   80-85       108.00-117.00 118.00-125.00  102.00-106.50
Lean     85-90       104.00-110.00 123.00          96.00-103.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1185-1990 lbs, 130.50-133.50; high
dressing 134.50-142.00; low dressing 120.00-129.00.

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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