Kingsville - Kingsville Livestock Auction

Wednesday, March 2, 2016

Feeder Cattle Auction Report for 3/1/2016

Receipts:  1697    Week Ago:  2013    Year Ago:  1130

   Compared to last week, steers under 500 lbs sold steady to 5.00
higher; 500-650 lbs steady to 5.00 lower; 650-750 lbs 1.00-3.00 
higher; over 750 lbs too few comparable sales. Heifers traded fully
steady. Supply was moderate and demand was good. The feeder offering
consisted of mostly smaller packages of cattle. Near 49 percent steers
and bulls and 51 percent heifers with 49 percent over 600 lbs. Cows
and bulls were 15 percent of the offering. Slaughter cows were 2.00-
4.00 higher.      

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 387 lbs 210.50; 400-500 lbs
206.75-227.00; 500-600 lbs 188.00-216.00, pkg 548 lbs thin 212.00; 600-
700 lbs 166.00-184.00, pkg 601 lbs calves 182.50, pkg 652 lbs fancy
185.00; 700-750 lbs 157.50-174.25; 850-900 lbs 143.75-149.00.  Medium
and Large 1-2  500-600 lbs 165.50-186.50; 650-700 lbs 162.00-164.00;
pkg 1115 lbs 114.50.  Medium and Large 2 pkg 332 lbs 186.00.  Large 1
500-600 lbs 194.00-211.00; 750-800 lbs 153.00-160.25.  Medium 1-2  pkg
581 lbs 165.00.      
    
   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 194.50-208.00; 400-
500 lbs 181.00-202.00, lot 452 lbs thin 204.00; 500-600 lbs 153.75-179.50,
500-550 lbs fancy 189.50-191.00; 600-700 lbs 150.00-165.00, pkg 695 lbs
fleshy 144.50, lot 667 lbs replacement 160.00; 700-750 lbs 148.25-153.25,
pkg 733 lbs replacement 150.00; pkg 828 lbs 139.25; pkg 955 lbs 134.50.
Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 176.00-185.00; 400-500 lbs 165.00-
189.00; 500-600 lbs 155.00-188.00.  Large 1  lot 536 lbs 171.00; pkg
686 lbs 150.25.
     

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1  300-350 lbs 214.00-225.00; 400-
500 lbs 210.00-223.00; 500-600 lbs 170.00-189.00, pkg 507 lbs thin 212.00,
pkg 551 lbs fleshy 155.00; 600-650 lbs calves 148.50-161.00, lot 613 lbs
thin 174.00, lot 696 lbs 162.25; pkg 778 lbs 124.50.  Medium and Large
1-2  350-400 lbs 187.00-190.00; pkg 411 lbs 184.00, pkg 476 lbs thin 201.00;
lot 755 lbs 146.00.


   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean:     Avg Dressing     High Dressing     Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80       75.00-83.50     84.00-87.50       -----------
Boning         80-85       74.00-81.00     81.50-89.50       66.00-73.00    
                                 few gaunt 90.00-92.00
Lean           85-90       63.50-70.50     71.00-74.50       57.00-63.50
    
   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  
1155-2075 lbs               91.50-100.00   99.00-103.00      -----------

   Feeder/Stocker Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  1 plus-2yrs. 740-1050
lbs 95.00-111.50.  

  Bred cows:   Medium and Large 1  few 5yrs.-broken mouth 1110-1365
lbs 1st-3rd period 1210.00-1485.00 per head.  Medium and Large 1-2
ind. 2 yrs. 890 lbs 3rd period 1350.00 per head; several short and
solid 2nd period 940-1590 lbs 975.00-1225.00 per head.  


                                           
  Cow Calf Pairs:  Medium and Large 2  ind. short and solid 890 lbs w/ 350 lb
calf  1375.00 per head.  Medium 1  ind. 7 yrs. 790 lbs with 300 lb calf 1500.00
per head.  Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 5 yrs. 850 lbs w/ 250 lb calves
2000.00 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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