Kingsville - Kingsville Livestock Auction

Wednesday, February 17, 2016

Feeder Cattle Auction Report for 2/16/2016


Receipts:  3412    Week Ago:  3023    Year Ago:  1567

   Compared to last week, steers and heifers sold steady to 5.00
higher with the exception of 350-400 lb steers trading 10.00-12.00
lower. Several part load and load lots were offered along with several
lots of replacement quality females. Demand was good to very good. Supply
was moderate to heavy. The feeder offering consisted of 60 percent steers
and bulls and 40 heifers with 64 percent over 600 lbs. Cows and bulls 
were 7 percent of the offering. Slaughter cows were weak to 2.00 lower.       
    
   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 207.00-252.50; 400-500
lbs 198.50-220.50; 500-600 lbs 187.00-208.50; 600-700 lbs 163.00-189.00,
600-650 lbs calves  164.00-170.50, pkg 601 lbs fancy 195.00; lot 656 lbs
fancy 183.50; 700-800 lbs 150.00-171.25, lot 742 lbs fleshy 150.25, part load 
707 lbs thin 172.00; 800-900 lbs 146.50-156.00; 900-950 lbs 145.50-149.50;
pkg 1069 lbs 130.25.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 200.00-216.00; 450-
500 lbs 176.00-193.50; 500-600 lbs 178.50-192.00; 600-650 lbs 160.00-173.00; 700-
800 lbs 146.75-153.50.  Large 1  pkg 456 lbs thin 203.75; lot 746 lbs 163.00.      
    
   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 285 lbs 200.00; 300-400 lbs
183.00-193.00; 400-500 lbs 179.00-194.50; 500-600 lbs 157.00-171.00; 500-
550 lbs fancy 191.00-192.00; 600-700 lbs 143.50-162.50, pkg 631 lbs fleshy
148.50, pkg 675 lbs calves 145.50, pkg 662 lbs fleshy 138.00, lot 695 lbs
replacements 152.00; 700-800 lbs 132.75-146.25; 700-800 lbs replacement 147.50-
155.00; 800-900 lbs 130.25-131.00, 800-850 lbs replacement 150.00-152.00; lot 
909 lbs replacement 145.50; pkg 959 lbs 126.25; pkg 1003 lbs 125.50.  Medium and
Large 1-2   pkg 248 lbs 207.50; pkg 333 lbs 199.00; 400-500 lbs 170.00-182.00;
500-600 lbs 143.00-170.50, pkg 515 lbs thin 191.00; 600-700 lbs 140.50-150.25;
700-800 lbs 135.25-137.25.  Medium and Large 2  pkg 492 lbs 153.00.  Large 1
pkg 530 lbs 169.00.  Medium 1  pkg 468 lbs 154.00; pkg 517 lbs 152.00; pkg 
627 lbs 140.50.  Medium 2  pkg 373 lbs 160.00.   

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1  400-500 lbs 195.00-207.00, lot 453 lbs
thin 210.00; 500-550 lbs 188.00-195.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 466 lbs 
thin 197.50; pkg 598 lbs 137.00; pkg 652 lbs 149.00.00; pkg 758 lbs thin
123.50.  Small 2  pkg 676 lbs 101.50.
  

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean:     Avg Dressing     High Dressing     Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80       69.00-75.50     76.00-80.00       67.50-70.00
Boning         80-85       71.00-77.00     78.00-83.00       65.00-70.00    
                                       few 86.00 88.00
Lean           85-90       60.00-66.50     67.50-74.00       50.00-59.50
    
   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  
1210-2125 lbs               89.00-95.50     98.00-104.00     81.00-83.50

   Feeder/Stocker Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  1 plus-3yrs. 815-1265
lbs 75.00-100.00.  

   Bred cows:   Medium and Large 1  2-3 yrs. 1205-1315 lbs second to third
period 1800.00-1875.00 per head.  Medium and Large 1-2  2 to 3 yrs. 805-1075
lbs  3rd period 1200.00-1485.00 per head; 6 yrs. to broken mouth 1020-1310 lbs
2nd-3rd period 975.00-1275.00 per head.     

                                           
  Cow Calf Pairs:  Medium and Large 1-2  6 yrs. to short and solid 1048-1435
lbs with 100 lb calves 1125.00-1210.00 per head.  Medium 1-2  pkg 2-3 yrs.
965 lbs with 85 lb calves 1575.00 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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