Kingsville - Kingsville Livestock Auction

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Feeder Cattle Auction Report for 08/18/15

Receipts:  766    Last Week:  886    Year Ago:  1058
 
No price trend available due to limited comparable weights and kind.  
Today’s offering consisted mostly of small packages. However, one load 
lot of 863 pound steers sold generally steady at 209.00.  Demand 
moderate. Supply light. Feeder offerings around 58 percent steers and 
bulls and 42 percent heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs around 66 percent. 
Cows around 22 percent. Slaughter cows mostly steady to weak.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1 pkg 590 lbs 260.00; 600-650 lbs 248.60; 
650-700 lbs 225.74; 700-750 lbs 221.15; 750-800 lbs 212.60; pkg 805 lbs 212.00; 
850-900 lbs 208.62; pkg 975 lbs 193.00  Medium and Large 1-2  400-430 lbs 
261.55; lot 465 lbs 270.75; 550-600 lbs 238.17; 600-650 lbs 226.04; pkg 685 lbs 
210.75; 700-735 lbs 202.89; 750-770 lbs 201.21.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-350 lbs 260.42; 400-500 lbs 251.00-
251.30; 500-550 lbs 224.89; 550-600 lbs 218.49; 600-650 lbs 217.43, pkg 645 lbs 
fleshy 203.00; lot 675 lbs 209.75; pkg 715 lbs 209.25; 750-800 lbs 193.67; pkg 
900 lbs 192.50.  Medium and Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 225.56-232.30; 500-600 lbs 
208.13-215.71; 600-700 lbs 209.00-209.04; 700-750 lbs 204.67; 750-800 lbs 
191.69.  

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1  550-600 lbs 229.60.  Medium and Large 1-2 
pkg 510 lbs 206.00; pkg 670 lbs 213.00.

   Slaughter Cows: 
          Percent lean   Average Dress    High dressing     Low dressing
Breaking       70-80     106.00-115.00    116.00-118.00     101.00-104.00
Boning         80-85     106.00-113.50    -------------     100.00-103.00
Lean           85-90     103.00-110.00    -------------     94.00-102.00

   Slaughter Bulls: YG 1-2
1210-1995 lbs            128.00-139.00    ind 143.00        119.50-125.00


Source:  MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Kingsville, MO
         Jodie Pitcock, Market Reporter, 573-751-5618
         24 hour recorded report 573-522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS159.txt


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