Kingsville - Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 07/28/2015

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Receipts:  706    Week Ago:  504    Year Ago:  831

   Compared to last week, feeder calves steady to 6.00 lower, 800 lb steers
steady to 2.00 higher and 600 lb heifers 6.00 higher.  Supply light to
moderate.  Demand moderate.  Cows and bulls were 7 percent of receipts.  In
the feeder supply, steers and bulls were 60 percent of the run; heifers
40 percent.  Near 55 percent of feeders weighed over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows
traded near steady on a light test.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  397 lbs 274.00; 430-500 lbs 256.00-
270.50; 500-600 lbs 257.00-266.00; 696 lbs 225.00; 716 lbs 223.75; load lot
822 lbs 207.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  380-400 lbs 270.00-271.00; 483 lbs
254.50; 550 lbs 240.00-250.00; 710 lbs 216.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  345-355 lbs 261.00-264.00; 425-500 lbs
241.00-254.00; 500-555 lbs 221.00-250.75; 600-700 lbs 200.50-226.25.  Medium and
Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 229.00-249.00; 552 lbs 219.85; 652 lbs 206.60.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  330 lbs 290.00; 400-500 lbs 249.50-
270.00; 540-570 lbs 215.50-227.50; 695 lbs 207.50.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing  High Dressing  Low Dressing
Breaking 75-80       103.00-108.50
Boning   80-85       106.00-111.50 ind 127.00
Lean     85-90                                     96.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, scarce.

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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