Kingsville - Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 01/20/2015

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Receipts:  4001    Week Ago:  3432    Year Ago:  3775

   Compared to last week, steers sold 10.00 to 14.00 lower; heifers under
500 lbs sold 5.00 to 7.00 higher; heavier heifers 3.00 to 12.00 lower.
Supply heavy with numerous high quality strings of feeders in the run.
Demand good to very good with active trade.  Cows and bulls were 6 percent of
receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 70 percent of the run;
heifers 30 percent.  Near 65 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.
Slaughter cows traded 6.00 to 7.00 lower.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  330-400 lbs 330.00-385.00; 400-500 lbs
280.00-357.50; 500-600 lbs 252.00-306.00; 600-700 lbs 217.00-270.00; 700-800 lbs
206.25-233.00; 800-850 lbs 198.25-214.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs
285.00-355.00; 400-500 lbs 270.00-308.00; 500-600 lbs 246.00-293.00; 600-700 lbs
210.00-249.50; 700-800 lbs 208.00-218.00; 840-860 lbs 196.00-200.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 310.00-350.00; 400-500 lbs
262.00-296.00; 500-600 lbs 221.00-260.00; 600-700 lbs 203.25-232.50; 700-750 lbs
202.00-208.50; lot 825 lbs 194.50.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 295.00-
320.00; 400-500 lbs 235.00-265.00; 500-600 lbs 206.00-246.50; 600-700 lbs
187.00-215.50; 700-800 lbs 191.50-207.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  325-400 lbs 310.00-345.00; 400-500 lbs
243.00-330.00; 500-600 lbs 193.00-279.00; 600-665 lbs 195.00-209.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing  High Dressing  Low Dressing
Breaking 75-80        99.50-106.50                 94.50-98.50
Boning   80-85       101.00-106.00 108.00-111.00   85.00-98.00
Lean     85-90        94.00-101.00                 83.00-93.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1500-2240 lbs, 128.00-135.50; high
dressing 139.50; low dressing 122.00-126.00.

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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