Kingsville - Kingsville Livestock Auction: Feeder Cattle Auction Report for 04/21/15

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Receipts:  1902    Week Ago:  1356    Year Ago:  1514
 
   Compared to last week, feeder steers under 550 lbs steady to 5.00 higher, 
Over 550 lbs 4.00 to 13.00 lower and feeder heifers 8.00 to 15.00 lower.
Demand moderate. Supply moderate. Feeder offerings around 51 percent steers
And bulls and 49 percent heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs around 36 percent.
Cows around 13 percent. Slaughter cows mostly steady.

   Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1  pkg 333 lbs 323.00; 400-500 lbs 296.00- 
329.00; 500-600 lbs 251.50-298.00; pkg thin fleshed 533 lbs 330.00; pkg thin
Fleshed 553 lbs 312.50; 600-700 lbs 225.00-249.00; 700-800 lbs 196.50-230.00;
Pkg 894 lbs 194.75. Medium And Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 259.50-296.00; 500-600
Lbs 230.00-264.00; pkg 629 lbs 232.25; pkg 816 lbs 192.50; pkg 901 lbs 178.25.

   Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 273.00-296.00; 400-500 lbs
239.25-275.50; 500-600 lbs 215.00-246.00; 600-700 lbs 197.25-226.00; 750-775
Lbs 197.00-203.00. Medium And Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 264.00-270.00; 400-500 lbs
226.00-257.00; 500-600 lbs 214.50-234.50; 600-700 lbs 180.00-201.25; pkg 777
Lbs 193.25.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 266.50-269.00; 500-600 lbs  
210.50-240.25; pkg 640 lbs 197.75.
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   Slaughter Cows: 
          Percent lean   Average Dress    High dressing     Low dressing
Breaking       70-80     104.00-110.00    112.50-115.00     94.00-103.00
Boning         80-85     106.00-114.50    116.00-124.00     96.00-105.00
                                      few 128.00-133.00
Lean           85-90     103.00-112.50    114.00-118.00     86.00-100.00

   Slaughter Bulls: YG 1-2
1270-2305 lbs           141.00-147.00     -------------     126.00-136.00


Source:  MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Kingsville, MO
         Brian K. Fleischmann, Market Reporter, 573-751-5618
         24 hour recorded report 573-522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS159.txt

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