Kingsville - Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 04/14/2015

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Receipts:  1356    Week Ago:  1634    Year Ago:  1308

   Compared to last week, feeders sold unevenly steady.  Supply moderate.  
Demand good.  Cows and bulls were 19 percent of receipts.  In the 
feeder supply, steers and bulls were 60 percent of the run; heifers 
40 percent.  Near 42 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs. Slaughter 
cows traded near steady-firm on a good test.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 315.00-337.00; 400-500 lbs
280.00-325.00; 500-600 lbs 250.50-287.00; 600-700 lbs 239.00-266.50; 700-800 lbs
215.00-240.00; 840-870 lbs 198.00-206.75; 909 lbs 188.25.  Medium and Large 1-2
350-400 lbs 310.00-330.00; 400-500 lbs 268.00-325.00; 500-600 lbs 245.00-290.00;
640-700 lbs 224.00-250.00; 700 lbs 230.00; 835 lbs 204.50.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 274.00-317.50; 400-500 lbs
249.00-283.50; 500-600 lbs 232.50-261.00; 600-700 lbs 210.00-234.25; 730-800 lbs
206.75-214.25; pkg 813 lbs 198.75.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-350 lbs 280.00-300.00;
400-500 lbs 253.00-269.50; 500-600 lbs 218.50-251.50; 600-650 lbs 211.00-223.00;
700-760 lbs 203.50-205.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  354 lbs 326.00; 400-500 lbs 265.00-
300.50; 500-550 lbs 221.00-236.50; 600-650 lbs 211.50-220.50.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing  High Dressing  Low Dressing
Breaking 75-80       107.00-112.00 112.00-118.00   99.00-105.00
Boning   80-85       108.00-115.00 116.00-122.00   98.00-105.00
                               Cpl 128.00-129.00
Lean     85-90       103.00-112.50 115.00-118.00   95.00-103.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1645-2290 lbs, 131.50-145.00; high
dressing 156.00.

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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