Kingsville - Kingsville Livestock Market

Wednesday, December 16, 2015

Feeder Cattle Auction Report for 12/15/2015
 
Receipts:  2696    Week Ago:  3762    Year Ago:  1830

   Compared to last week, steer calves under 500 lbs sold sharply
 lower; 500-800 lbs 3.00-7.00 lower, over 800 lbs steady.
 Heifer calves under 700 lbs sold steady to 5.00 lower, over 700 lbs
 steady on comparable kind. Quality ran deep through the feeder
 offering. Demand moderate. Supply moderate to heavy. Near 57 percent
 steers and bulls, 43 percent heifers, 56 percent over 600 lbs. Cows
 and bulls 11 percent of the offering. Slaughter cows were 2.00-4.00
 lower.

   Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1  pkg 362 207.00; 400-500 lbs 180.00-
196.00; 450-500 lbs thin 199.00-204.00; 500-600 lbs 165.00-187.00;
 550-600 lbs fleshy 150.75-163.00; 600-700 lbs 153.50-166.00; lot 
699 lbs fleshy 150.50; 700-800 lbs 143.25-157.00; 800-850 lbs 142.25-
152.35; 900-950 lbs 145.25-148.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  450-500 lbs 
164.00-181.50; 500-550 lbs 160.00-173.00; 550-600 lbs 155.00-159.00; 600-
650 lbs 147.00-157.00; Lot 698 lbs 151.50; 700-750 lbs 132.50-139.75
  Large 1-2  pkg 467 lbs 162.00.  Large 2  pkg 536 lbs 140.00.

   Holsteins: Large 3  pkg 655 lbs 93.25; pkg 769 lbs 96.00 

   Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1  pkg 384 lbs 174.00; 400-500 lbs
158.00-170.25; 500-600 lbs 138.50-162.00; lot 566 lbs fleshy 135.00; 600-
700 lbs 132.00-147.50; lot 602 lbs Replacement 158.00; 700-800 lbs 123.25-
142.50; lot 700 lbs fleshy 125.00; 800-850 lbs 122.50-130.00.  Medium and
Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 150.00-170.00; 400-500 lbs 143.00-159.00; 500-600
lbs 129.50-146.50; pkg 585 lbs full 121.00; 600-700 lbs 118.00-131.25;
700-750 lbs 120.00-125.50; pkg 867 lbs 110.00.

   Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1  400-500 lbs 179.00-190.00; 500-600 lbs
 150.00-161.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  few 500-600 lbs 131.50-139.00; 700-
750 lbs 127.00-129.00


   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean:     Avg Dressing     High Dressing     Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80       63.00-67.00     68.00-70.00   Few 58.00-62.00     
Boning         80-85       60.00-65.00     66.00-68.00       58.00-60.00
                                            Ind. 72.00       
Lean           85-90       52.00-57.00     59.00-63.50       47.00-51.00
    
   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  
1250-2110 lbs              82.00-89.00     90.00-95.00   Few 73.50-74.50

Source:  MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Kingsville, MO
         Dan Trickey, Market Reporter 573-751-5618
         24 Hour Market Report 1-573-522-9244
        www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS750.txt