Kingsville - Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 05/12/2015

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Receipts:  1601    Week Ago:  2607    Year Ago:  1979

   Compared to last week, steers 400-750 lbs 5.00 to 15.00 higher with some
six weights up to 21.00 higher. Heifers 500-700 lbs mostly steady to
5.00 lower.  Supply moderate.  Demand good to very good.  Cows and bulls were
15 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 49 percent
of the run; heifers 51 percent.  Near 53 percent of feeders weighed over
600 lbs.  Breaking slaughter cows traded 1.00 to 2.00 higher; Boning and
Lean mostly steady.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  few 290-300 lbs 335.00-365.00; 383 lbs 
312.50; 400-500 lbs 305.50-330.00; 500-600 lbs 274.00-309.00; 600-700 lbs
235.00-287.00; 700-755 lbs 225.00-235.00; 845-870 lbs 205.00-209.00.  Medium and
Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 305.00-314.00; 400-500 lbs 291.00-319.00; 500-600 lbs
270.00-291.00; 620-625 lbs 253.00-254.50.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 276.50-322.50; 400-500 lbs
246.00-280.00; 500-600 lbs 233.00-253.75; 600-700 lbs 210.00-231.00; 700-800 lbs
198.10-211.85; pkg 806 lbs 205.10.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 274.00-
322.50; 400-500 lbs 255.50-278.00; 500-600 lbs 225.00-252.00; 600-650 lbs
213.50-225.00; 781 lbs 200.00; 840 lbs 204.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 275.00-294.50; 500-600 lbs
222.50-250.00; 600-650 lbs 216.00-235.00; pkg 719 lbs 200.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing  High Dressing  Low Dressing
Breaking 75-80       107.00-111.00 111.00-118.00   97.00-105.00
Boning   80-85       105.00-116.00 116.00-125.00   99.00-105.00
                               Ind 130.00
Lean     85-90       104.50-113.00 116.00-120.00   94.00-104.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1355-2365 lbs, 134.00-144.00; high
dressing 148.00-149.00; low dressing 124.00.

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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