Kingsville - Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 04/07/2015

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Receipts:  1634    Week Ago:  2230    Year Ago:  1700

   Compared to last week, feeders mostly steady to 7.00 lower.  Supply moderate.
Demand good.  Cows and bulls were 12 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply,
steers and bulls were 60 percent of the run; heifers 40 percent.  Near
49 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows traded 1.00 to 2.00 
higher.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  few 393 lbs 320.50; 400-500 lbs 276.00-
319.25; 500-600 lbs 254.50-307.50; 600-700 lbs 238.00-265.50; 700-800 lbs
215.00-230.00; 865-900 lbs 199.25-199.75; 900-950 lbs 192.10-195.00.  Medium and
Large 1-2  293 lbs 335.00; 350-400 lbs 314.00-331.00; 400-500 lbs 285.00-320.50;
500-600 lbs 249.50-300.00; 600-700 lbs 225.50-252.50; 700-750 lbs 214.50-226.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 285.00-321.00; 400-500 lbs
244.50-284.00; 500-600 lbs 235.00-263.00; 600-700 lbs 214.25-227.00; 700-800 lbs
202.75-210.75; 800-855 lbs 193.00-199.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  285 lbs 316.00; 
300-400 lbs 282.00-312.50; 400-500 lbs 253.00-280.00; 500-600 lbs 241.50-254.00;
600-630 lbs 224.00-228.00; 716 lbs 197.50.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2   400-500 lbs 251.50-313.00; 500-600 lbs
227.00-285.00; 600-700 lbs 211.00-236.50; 724 lbs 203.50; 800-850 lbs 183.50-
190.50.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing  High Dressing  Low Dressing
Breaking 75-80       105.00-112.00 113.00-113.50  100.00-104.00
Boning   80-85       105.00-115.00 117.00-124.00  100.00-104.00
Lean     85-90       100.00-112.00 113.00          95.00-100.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1315-2140 lbs, 130.00-144.00.

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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