Kingsville - Kingsville Livestock Auction

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Cattle Auction Report for 08/25/2015

Receipts:  766    Week Ago:  766    Year Ago:  556

   Compared to last week, feeder steers under 550 lbs no price comparison,
550-700 lbs 5.00-15.00 lower, over 700 lbs 4.00-6.00 lower. Feeder heifers
under 600 lbs 3.00-6.00 lower, over 600 lbs steady to 4.00 lower. Demand
moderate. Supply light. The feeder supply was 31 percent steers and bulls and 
44 percent heifers. Near 47 percent of the feeders were over 600 lbs. Cows and
bulls 25 percent.  Slaughter cows 1.00-3.00 lower.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  Pkg 347 lbs 280.00; Pkg 487 lbs 275.00;
500-550 lbs 244.00-250.25; 575-600 lbs 220.50-233.00; 600-650 lbs 218.75-230.00;
Pkg 623 lbs thin fleshed 240.00; 650-700 lbs 215.00-218.00, Pkg thin fleshed 
667 lbs 237.50; 700-800 lbs 209.00-219.75; Few 825-850 lbs 202.50-204.50;
Pkg 993 lbs 180.00. Medium and Large 1-2  425-500 lbs 229.50-250.50; 500-600
lbs 223.50-233.00; Few 600-650 lbs 215.00-220.00.   

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  Few 375-400 lbs 238.00-247.00; 400-
500 lbs 231.00-244.00; 500-600 lbs 208.50-226.00, Pkg thin fleshed 573 lbs
223.50; 600-700 lbs 199.00-214.00; Few 700-725 lbs 204.25-206.50; 800-900 lbs
186.35-194.00. Medium and Large 1-2  Pkg 343 lbs 238.00; few 450-500 lbs 220.00;
500-600 lbs 186.00-211.00; Few 650-675 lbs 190.00-195.00; Pkg 825 lbs 176.00.
 
   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  Few 350-400 lbs 250.00-272.50; Pkg 
432 lbs 251.50; Few 550-600 lbs 213.00-215.50. Medium and Large 1-2  Few 300-375
lbs 270.00-289.00; Few 400-425 lbs 244.50-266.00; Few 500-600 lbs 191.00-213.00;
Few 725-800 lbs 190.00-199.50.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing   Hi Dressing   Lo Dressing

Breaking 75-80       102.00-110.00  112.00-117.00    ----------
Boning   80-85       103.00-111.00  112.00-116.00 Few 95.00-102.00
                        Outstanding 120.00-125.00   
Lean     85-90       102.00-107.50   -----------    75.00-94.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield grade 1-2, 950-1955 lbs 124.50-131.50; low dressing
115.00-118.00.

Bred Cows: Medium and Large 1-2  Few 2 yrs to short and solid 950-1725 lbs
1st to 3rd stage 1600.00-2210.00 per head.

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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