Kingsville - Kingsville Livestock Auction

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Feeder Cattle Auction Report for 4/26/2016

Receipts:  2549    Week Ago:  1924    Year Ago:  2158

   Compared to last week, steers under 700 lbs sold mostly 2.00-
7.00 lower, although some instances near steady. Too few comparisons 
from last week of heavier weights. Heifers under 550 lbs traded 
3.00-10.00 lower, however the higher quality heavier weights 
had good demand and sold steady to 10.00 higher. The feeder 
offering sold mostly in bigger drafts with several load lots 
offered including many lots of long timed weaned yearlings with 
good weighing conditions. Demand was moderate to good with a 
moderate to heavy supply. Near 55 percent steers and bulls and 
45 percent heifers with 31 percent over 600 lbs. Cows and bulls 
were 18 percent of the offering. Slaughter cows sold steady.    
     
   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 273 lbs 216.00; 300-
400 lbs 190.00-219.50; 400-500 lbs 171.00-198.00; 500-600 lbs
162.00-178.00, 500-600 lbs fleshy 153.50-156.00; 600-700 lbs
150.25-157.50, 600-700 lbs fleshy 147.50-154.00, lot 669 lbs
thin 162.50; 700-750 lbs 149.75-155.50, pkg 718 lbs fleshy
138.00; load 826 lbs 142.60; 900-950 lbs 132.75.  Medium and
Large 1-2  pkg 292 lbs 208.00; 300-400 lbs 169.00-180.00; 400-
500 lbs 164.50-184.00; 500-600 lbs 156.00-171.00, pkg 534 lbs
fleshy 150.00; 600-650 lbs 158.00-161.00, pkg 695 lbs fleshy
130.00; lot 776 lbs thin 139.75; lot 985 lbs 126.00; pkg 1227
lbs 100.00.  Medium and Large 2  500-600 lbs 127.00-147.00;
pkg 675 lbs 135.00.  Large 1  lot 472 lbs 178.00; lot 555 lbs
162.00; lot 638 lbs 149.50.  Small and Medium 1-2  300-350 lbs
141.00-152.00. 
    
   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 165.00-
180.00; 400-500 lbs 150.00-170.50, pkg 487 lbs fleshy 149.00;
500-600 lbs 146.50-162.85, 500-600 lbs fleshy 137.75-144.50;
600-700 lbs 146.25-155.00, 600-650 lbs fleshy 130.00-136.00;
lot 732 lbs 146.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 160.00-
177.00; 400-500 lbs 145.00-159.00, pkg 440 lbs thin 160.00;
500-600 lbs 136.50-148.00, pkg 545 lbs fleshy 135.00, pkg 579
lbs thin 155.00; 600-700 lbs 130.00-135.00; 700-800 lbs 122.00-
122.85.  Medium and Large 2  pkg 395 lbs 152.00; pkg 778 lbs
115.00.  Large 1  pkg 356 lbs 166.50; lot 475 lbs 155.00; 500-
600 lbs fleshy 138.00-142.50.  Medium 3 lot 417 lbs 111.50.       


   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 318 lbs 201.00; 400-
500 lbs 160.50-184.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 472 lbs 161.00;
500-550 lbs 148.50-162.00; pkg 623 lbs 144.00.  Medium 2-3  pkg
403 lbs 135.00.

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean:     Avg Dressing     High Dressing     Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80       72.00-79.00     79.00-84.00       ind. 66.00
Boning         80-85       72.00-78.00     79.50-87.00       65.50-71.00     
Lean           85-90       63.00-69.50     71.00-74.00       57.00-64.00
    
   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  
1140-2025 lbs              93.00-99.00     99.00-103.50      83.00-92.50
  

   Bred cows:  Medium and Large 1  2-6 yrs. 1115-1435 lbs 2nd-3rd
period 1400.00-1785.00 per head.  Medium and Large 1-2  2-6 yrs.
955-1450 lbs 2nd period 975.00-1335.00 per head; short and
solid few 1215-1395 lbs 2nd-3rd period 1035.00-1260.00 per head;
2-7 yrs. few 1150-1180 lbs 1st period 975.00-1160.00 per head.     

                                           
   Cow Calf Pairs:  Medium and Large 1-2  2-6 yrs. 1190-1400 lbs with
100-250 lb calves 1650.00-2150.00 per pair.       


   Feeder/Stocker Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  2-3 yrs. 790-1280 lbs
86.50-90.00.


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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