Kingsville - Kingsville Livestock Auction

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Feeder Cattle Auction Report for 2/9/2016

Receipts:  3023    Week Ago:  1782    Year Ago:  2803

   Compared to last week, steers traded mostly steady to 2.00
higher with the exception of 400-500 lbs selling 3.00-5.00 lower.
Heifers sold mostly steady to 5.00 higher except heifers under 450 lbs
traded uneven; 350-400 lbs 9.00 lower and 400-450 lbs 9.00-10.00
higher. The majority of the offering consisted of several large strings
of high quality reputation cattle that were long time weaned and 
vaccinated. Trade was active and demand was good with a moderate to
heavy supply. The feeder offering consisted of 58 percent steers and
bulls and 42 heifers with 62 percent over 600 lbs. Cows and bulls were
6 percent of the offering. Slaughter cows were 2.00-4.00 higher.        
    
 

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 227.50-233.00; 400-500
lbs 200.75-222.00; 500-600 lbs 183.00-208.00, 500-511 lbs thin 210.00-
214.00; lot 557 lbs fancy 204.35; 600-700 lbs 160.00-187.25, part load
621 lbs fancy 188.00; 700-800 lbs 154.85-171.75, part load 799 lbs 
fleshy 146.50; 800-900 lbs 145.00-153.25; 900-950 lbs 142.00-144.75;
pkg 1012 lbs 130.50.  Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 430 lbs 204.00; 500-
600 lbs 171.00-185.50, pkg 533 lbs thin 193.00, pkg 591 lbs thin 174.00;
600-700 lbs 155.25-171.00; 700-750 lbs 144.50-155.25; pkg 855 lbs 142.00.    
    
   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 173.50-185.00; 400-
500 lbs 179.00-196.00, pkg 488 lbs fleshy 159.25; 500-600 lbs 150.50-
177.25, pkg 506 lbs thin 179.00; 600-700 lbs 144.50-162.00, 650-700 lbs
replacement 157.50-167.00; 700-800 lbs 132.75-141.75; 700-800 lbs
replacement 153.50-175.00; lot 841 lbs 137.50; pkg 1006 lbs 111.75.
Medium and Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 156.00-175.00; 550-600 lbs 147.50-
149.50; 600-650 lbs 140.00-140.25.  Large 1  pkg 443 lbs 141.00; 750-
800 lbs 116.00-134.50.    

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1  300-350 lbs 230.00; 400-500 lbs
195.00-211.00; 500-600 lbs 165.00-191.50; 600-650 lbs 139.0-145.00.
Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 580 lbs 138.00.  

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean:     Avg Dressing     High Dressing     Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80       70.00-75.50     78.00-83.00       ind. 59.00
Boning         80-85       73.00-81.00     81.50-86.00       67.00-71.00    
                                       few 88.00-93.00
Lean           85-90       66.00-71.00     72.50-76.00       56.00-64.00
    
   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  
1235-2340 lbs               92.00-96.50     100.00-104.50     ind. 80.00


   Bred cows:  Medium and Large 1  few 3 yrs. 1095-1420 lbs 3rd period
1650.00-1950.00 per head.     


                                           
  Cow Calf Pairs:  Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 2-4 yrs. 1075 lbs with
100 lb calves 2025.00 per head.    


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_159.txt

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