Kingsville - Kingsville Livestock Auction

Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Feeder Cattle Auction Report for 8/9/2016

Receipts:  1611    Week Ago:  896    Year Ago:  886


   Compared to a light test from last week, steers sold 5.00-11.00
higher and heifers traded mostly steady with spots 5.00-8.00 higher.
Supply was moderate and demand was good. A break in the heat over the
weekend and recent gains in the cattle market made for a nice run of
feeders. The feeder offering consisted of near 61 percent steers and
bulls and 39 percent heifers with 49 percent over 600 lbs. Cows and
bulls totaled 13 percent of the offering. Slaughter cows sold steady.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 184.00; 400-500
lbs 171.50-190.00; 500-600 lbs 164.00-178.00; 600-700 lbs 160.00-
168.50, pkg 607 lbs thin 167.00, 650-700 lbs calves 146.50-151.00;
700-800 lbs 154.00-163.25, pkg 769 lbs calves 145.25, lot 786 lbs
fleshy 145.25; 800-900 lbs 145.25-149.10; lot 985 lbs 137.25, pkg
938 lbs fleshy 136.50.  Medium and Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 165.00-
175.50, lot 452 lbs 177.00; 500-600 lbs 154.50-162.50; 600-700 lbs
155.00-160.00, pkg 697 lbs thin 159.50; 750-800 lbs 144.60-147.00.
Medium and Large 2  pkg 386 lbs thin 180.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 175.00-180.00;
400-500 lbs 152.25-168.00; 500-600 lbs 145.00-159.50, pkg 580 lbs
fleshy 145.25, 550-600 lbs thin 159.50; pkg 628 lbs fleshy 140.75,
650-700 lbs 138.75-151.75, pkg 673 lbs calves 133.25; 700-800 lbs
137.00-143.75; pkg 877 lbs 128.25; pkg 917 lbs 124.25.  Medium and
Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 159.00-164.00; 450-500 lbs 150.50-154.00;
500-600 lbs 143.00-150.00; lot 643 lbs 139.25; pkg 745 lbs 134.75.

    Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 390 lbs 177.00; pkg 503
lbs 160.00; pkg 997 lbs 106.50.  Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 466 lbs 
160.50; pkg 671 lbs 129.00.  Medium 2 pkg 553 lbs 140.50.  


   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean:     Avg Dressing     High Dressing     Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80       77.50-81.50     82.50-87.50       72.00-73.50          
Boning         80-85       76.00-83.50     83.00-89.00       67.00-75.50    
Lean           85-90       67.00-76.00        81.00          62.00-67.00
                                      extr. ind. 88.00                          

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  
1380-2390 lbs              98.00-104.50    104.00-109.00     89.50-95.50


   Bred cows: Medium and Large 1-2  2-3 yrs. 1005-1265 lbs 2nd-3rd period
1100.00-1375.00 per head. 

                                           
   Cow Calf Pairs:  Scarce 

   Feeder/Stocker Cows: Medium and Large 1-2  heiferettes 1 plus-2 yrs.
820-1120 lbs 89.00-119.00. 



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_LS159.txt