Kingsville - Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 02/10/2015

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

Receipts:  2803    Week Ago:  1132    Year Ago:  1728

   Compared to last week, steers sold 8.00 to 17.00 higher; heifers under
600 lbs 10.00 to 30.00 higher on a good test; heifers over 600 lbs 3.00 to
10.00 higher.  Supply heavy with strings of quality feeders selling.  Demand
very good with very active trade.  Cows and bulls were 8 percent of receipts.
In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 71 percent of the run; heifers
29 percent.  Near 67 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.  Slaughter
cows traded firm to 3.00 higher.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  few 330-400 lbs 325.00-327.00; 400-
500 lbs 295.00-336.00; 500-600 lbs 265.00-298.00; 600-700 lbs 224.00-259.50;
700-800 lbs 200.00-235.50; 800-900 lbs 187.50-202.35; load lot 936 lbs 194.00.
Medium and Large 1-2  383 lbs 325.00; 400-500 lbs 261.00-315.00; 500-600 lbs
257.00-295.00; 600-700 lbs 216.00-245.00; 700-800 lbs 193.25-211.50; 800-
850 lbs 181.75-192.75.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  few 330-400 lbs 295.00-335.00; few 400-
500 lbs 273.00-311.00; 500-600 lbs 239.00-286.00; 600-700 lbs 197.85-231.00;
700-800 lbs 187.50-206.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 265.00-297.50;
450-500 lbs 257.50-298.00; 500-600 lbs 234.00-282.50; 600-700 lbs 192.50-220.25;
700-715 lbs 198.00-200.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 305.00-337.00; 400-500 lbs
267.50-328.00; 500-600 lbs 214.50-255.50; 600-700 lbs 195.00-232.50; 700-750 lbs
185.25-195.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing  High Dressing  Low Dressing
Breaking 75-80       103.50-112.00 112.00-114.50   95.00-103.00
Boning   80-85       103.00-113.00 114.00-124.00   97.00-101.00
Lean     85-90       101.00-109.00 114.00-120.00   89.00-99.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1395-2035 lbs, 129.00-141.00; high
dressing 143.00.

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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