Kingsville - Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 06/02/2015

Wednesday, June 3, 2015

Receipts:  2353    Week Ago:  777    Year Ago:  2993

   Compared to last week, steers 400-700 lbs mostly steady to 10.00 higher.
Heifers 400-700 lbs mostly 5.00 to 10.00 higher. Other weights not a good
comparison.  Supply heavy with seven load lots of 823 to 987 lb steers selling.
Demand very good.  Cows and bulls were 9 percent of receipts.  In the feeder
supply, steers and bulls were 72 percent of the run; heifers 28 percent.  Near
55 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows traded 2.00 to 4.00
lower.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  few 349 lbs 339.00; 400-500 lbs 281.50-
313.50; 500-600 lbs 270.00-307.00; 600-700 lbs 248.00-281.00; 700-800 lbs
220.00-240.50; 820-860 lbs 229.85-240.60; two load lots 924-925 lbs 215.15;
load lot 987 lbs 206.10.  Medium and Large 1-2  few 332 lbs 305.00; 400-500 lbs
283.50-311.50, few thin 313.50; 500-600 lbs 259.00-307.00; 600-700 lbs 240.00-
273.00; 700-800 lbs 220.50-234.00; few 952 lbs 202.50.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  330-400 lbs 301.00-317.00; 400-500 lbs
258.50-288.00; 500-600 lbs 235.00-265.50; 600-655 lbs 218.25-242.00; few 706 lbs
233.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 280.00-326.00, few 303 lbs thin 330.00;
400-500 lbs 256.00-293.50; 500-600 lbs 220.50-256.00; few 600-650 lbs 214.50-
215.00; few 725-765 lbs 208.25-216.50.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  few 340-400 lbs 285.00-334.00; few 400-
500 lbs 274.00-307.50; 500-600 lbs 230.00-273.00; 600-700 lbs 200.00-252.50; 
Few 700-800 lbs 189.00-202.00; few 885 lbs 173.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing  High Dressing  Low Dressing
Breaking 75-80       105.50-109.50 110.00-112.50   95.00-103.00
Boning   80-85       105.00-114.50 116.00-124.00  100.00-103.00
                                      Ind 128.50
Lean     85-90       103.00-112.00 115.00          98.00-103.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1340-2405 lbs, 135.00-147.00.

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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