Kingsville - Kingsville Livestock Market

Wednesday, December 23, 2015

Feeder Cattle Auction Report for 12/22/2015
 
Receipts:  1073    Week Ago:  2696    Year Ago:  000

   Compared to last week, steer calves under 500 lbs traded 15.00-20.00
 higher with instances up to 25.00 higher; 500-650 lbs mostly 5.00-7.00
 higher; over 650 lbs not well tested. Heifer calves under 600 lbs sold
 5.00-10.00 higher; over 600 lbs too few comparable sales. Supply light
 to moderate. Demand moderate to good. Near 58 percent steers and bulls,
 42 percent heifers, and 39 percent over 600 lbs. Cows and bulls 18
 percent of the offering. Slaughter cows were 2.00-4.00 higher.       
 
        ********* There will be No Sale next week *********
             Merry Christmas and have a Happy New Year

   Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 218.00-226.00; 400-500
lbs 205.00-225.00; 500-600 lbs 168.50-190.00; 600-700 lbs 154.00-172.00;
700-800 lbs 145.00-153.00; 850-900 lbs 137.00-145.50.  Medium and Large
1-2  400-500 lbs  173.00-197.00; 500-600 lbs 147.00-167.00; 600-700 lbs
144.00-162.50; 700-800 lbs 128.50-142.00.  Large 1-2  Pkg 545 lbs 140.00.


   Feeder Heifers Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 179.00-186.00; 400-500
 lbs 164.00-180.00; 500-600 lbs 144.50-168.00; 600-700 lbs 130.50-149.00;
 pkg 676 lbs fleshy 125.50; lot 682 lbs replacement 151.75; 750-800 lbs
 127.50-145.50; 700-735 lbs replacement 149.50-156.00; pkg 957 lbs
 117.50.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 150.00-159.00; 400-500 lbs
 142.00-166.00; 500-600 lbs 137.50-151.00; 600-700 lbs 121.00-139.50;
 850-900 lbs 110.00-124.25.

   Feeder Bulls Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 224.00-230.00; 400-500 lbs
 184.00-230.00; 500-600 lbs 164.00-180.00; pkg 911 lbs 117.50.  Medium and
 Large 1-2  500-600 lbs 150.00-159.00; 600-700 lbs 123.00-137.00; pkg 758
 lbs 127.50.  Medium 1-2  pkg 728 lbs 108.00.  Medium 2  pkg 361 lbs
 114.00.


   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean:     Avg Dressing     High Dressing     Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80       64.00-69.00      ind. 71.00   Few 60.00-60.50     
Boning         80-85       63.00-68.00     68.50-71.50       58.00-62.00    
Lean           85-90       55.00-59.50     60.00-61.50       48.00-51.00
    
   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  
1250-2140 lbs              82.00-89.00     89.50-94.00   Few 74.00-80.00
                                            ind. 98.50

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_147.txt

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