Kingsville - Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 05/26/2015

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Receipts:  777    Week Ago:  2171    Year Ago:  866

   Compared to last week, steers 550-800 lbs sold steady to 10.00 higher;
heifers 500-700 lbs steady to 4.00 higher; other weights not well tested
this week.  Supply light to moderate.  Demand good to very good.  Cows and
bulls were 22 percent of receipts.  In the feeder supply, steers and bulls
were 54 percent of the run; heifers 46 percent.  Near 49 pct of feeders
weighed over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows traded steady to 4.00 higher.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  few 300 lbs 345.00; 450-500 lbs 304.00-
310.50; 500-600 lbs 269.00-290.50; 600-700 lbs 230.00-272.50; 700-800 lbs
230.00-244.00; 800-900 lbs 204.25-225.25.  Medium and Large 1-2  450-500 lbs
285.00-307.00; 500-600 lbs 268.00-281.50; few 613 lbs 259.00; 718 lbs 238.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 275.00-286.00; 435-500 lbs
251.00-273.00; 500-600 lbs 227.50-256.00; 600-700 lbs 208.25-250.00; 700-
800 lbs 207.00-225.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 270.00-290.00; 400-
500 lbs 258.00-274.00; 500-550 lbs 230.00-255.00; few 690 lbs 205.75.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  few 325 lbs 320.00; 400-500 lbs 250.00-
310.00; 500-600 lbs 249.50-265.50; few 685 lbs 234.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing  High Dressing  Low Dressing
Breaking 75-80       108.00-111.50 111.50-113.50
Boning   80-85       109.00-117.00 119.00-137.00  102.00
Lean     85-90       110.00-118.00 118.00-122.00  105.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1215-2010 lbs, 135.00-147.00; high
dressing 147.50-156.00; low dressing 123.50-133.00.

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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