Kingsville - Kingsville Livestock Auction

Wednesday, November 4, 2015

Cattle Auction Report for 11/03/2015
 
Receipts:  1676    Week Ago:  2163    Year Ago:  1604
 
   Compared to last week, feeder steers sold 3.00 to 5.00 higher, 
spots 10.00 higher on some 650 to 700 lbs steers. Feeder heifers sold
steady to 5.00 higher. Several good quality strings of cattle went 
through the ring. While the weather has been nice the past couple 
days, buyers are still looking for weaned and preconditioned 
feeders with the upcoming winter months in mind. Demand moderate, 
supply moderate. Feeder supply consisted of 56 percent steers and 
bulls, 44 percent heifers, and 48 percent feeders over 600 lbs. 
Cows and bulls 11 percent of the total offering. Slaughter cows 
mostly steady.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 275 lbs 282.50; 350-
400 lbs 251.00-275.00; 400-500 lbs 221.00-257.00, fancy 269.00; 
500-550 lbs 206.50-234.00, pkg 537 lbs fleshy 185.00; 550-600 lbs 
195.00-219.50; 600-700 lbs 181.00-216.75, pkg 610 lbs fleshy 170.50, 
pkg 622 lbs calves 179.50, pkg 639 lbs fancy 208.25, fleshy 650-
675 lbs 166.50-175.50; 700-800 lbs 183.00-216.50, pkg 785 lbs 
fleshy 165.00; 800-900 lbs 184.00-204.00, pkg 824 lbs fleshy 171.00; 
pkg 909 lbs 180.25. Medium and Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 210.00-220.00; 
500-550 lbs 187.00-206.25, pkg 550 lbs fleshy 175.00; 650-675 lbs 
174.50-182.25; pkg 727 lbs 169.50. 

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 220.00-240.00; 
400-500 lbs 198.00-221.00; 500-600 lbs 170.00-210.50, pkg 532 lbs 
fleshy 172.50; 600-700 lbs 198.00-207.00, pkg 617 lbs calves 170.50; 
700-800 lbs 178.00-200.00; 800-900 lbs 160.00-190.00. Medium and 
Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 221.00-223.50; 450-500 lbs 185.00-202.50; 500-
550 lbs 178.00-185.00; 600-650 lbs 167.50-182.00; pkg 680 lbs thin 
187.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  400-420 lbs 211.00-219.00; 
450-500 lbs 221.50-256.00; 500-600 lbs 171.50-219.50, pkg 513 lbs 
181.50; few 570-580 lbs fleshy 168.00-169.50; 600-700 lbs 150.00-
170.50; pkg 828 lbs 141.00; pkg 987 lbs 126.00. Medium and Large 2  
450-500 lbs 200.50-214.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
      Percent Lean   Avg Dressing   Hi Dressing   Lo Dressing
Breaking 75-80        78.00-84.00    ind 86.00     71.00-78.50
Boning   80-85        75.00-83.00    84.00-90.00   69.00-76.50 
Lean     85-90        73.00-78.50    ----------    62.00-70.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  
Yield grade 1-2, 1180-2210 lbs, 95.00-102.00; high dressing 100.00-
109.00; low dressing 81.00-93.00.

   Bred Cows: Medium and Large 1-2  2-5 yrs 860-1390 lbs 1st to 2nd 
stage 1125.00-1610.00 per head; 7 yrs to broken mouth 1000-1285 lbs 
mostly 2nd stage 1150.00-1660.00 per head.

Cow and Calf Pairs:  7 yrs to broken mouth 1150-1400 lbs with 100-
200 lbs calves 1100.00-1610.00 per pair, pkg 2 yrs 1050 lbs with 
140 lb calf 1300.00 per pair.

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

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