Kingsville - Kingsville Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 08/04/2015

Wednesday, August 5, 2015

Receipts:  748    Week Ago:  706    Year Ago:  698

   Compared to last week, feeder steers and heifers under 700 lbs 5.00-10.00
higher, Over 700 lbs no good recent price comparison. Demand good. Supply
light to moderate. Slaughter cows and bulls 12 percent of the receipts.
the feeder supply was 50 percent steers and bulls and 38 percent heifers.
Near 53 percent of the feeders were over 600 lbs. Slaughter cows 2.00-4.00
higher.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  450-500 lbs 260.00-270.50; Pkg 558 lbs 
261.00; 600-675 lbs 239.00-253.99, Pkg calves 665 lbs 214.50; Pkg 709 lbs
224.00; Lot 801 lbs 200.25; 900-925 lbs 206.85-207.35; Pkg 955 lbs 190.00.    
Medium and Large 1-2  500-600 lbs 247.50-258.75; 650-700 lbs 212.50-221.50;
725-750 lbs 205.00-212.75. Large 1  Pkg 572 lbs 251.00; Pkg 713 lbs 213.50.  

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  Pkg 347 lbs 289.00; 425-500 lbs 252.00-
263.00; 525-575 lbs 233.00-242.50, Load Thin fleshed 569 lbs 247.00; 600-
700 lbs 219.25-229.00, Pkg Fancy 658 lbs 240.00; 700-775 lbs 209.00-220.00.
Medium and Large 1-2  500-600 lbs 213.50-233.00; 600-700 lbs 200.10-214.50;
Pkg 723 lbs 200.50. 

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2 Few 450-500 lbs 255.00-270.00; 525-575
lbs 226.00-235.50; Pkg 1067 lbs 135.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing   Hi Dressing   Lo Dressing

Breaking 75-80   Few 112.00-114.00  -----------    ----------
Boning   80-85       109.00-115.50  119.00-127.50  101.50-108.00
Lean     85-90       105.00-115.00   -----------    88.00-102.50

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 1225-2015 lbs 138.00-144.00; low dressing
125.00-136.00.

Source:  MO Dept of Agriculture-USDA Market Service, Kingsville, MO
         Steve Gill, Market Reporter, (573) 751-5618
         24 hour recorded report (573) 522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS159.txt 

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