Kingsville - Kingsville Livestock Auction

Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Feeder Cattle Auction Report for 8/16/2016


Receipts:  1299    Week Ago:  1611    Year Ago:  766


   Compared to last week, steers sold steady to 3.00 higher and
heifers traded mostly 5.00 higher. Several high quality consignments
this week of mostly yearlings were offered highlighted by a load of
861 lb steers at 152.00 and a load of 709 lb heifers selling for
155.10. Several smaller packages of the same quality were mixed in
for buyers to work with. Supply was moderate and demand was good for
calves and very good for yearlings. The feeder offering consisted of
near 52 percent steers and bulls and 48 percent heifers with 66 percent
over 600 lbs. Cows and bulls totaled 8 percent of the offering.
Slaughter cows sold steady to 2.00 lower. 

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 338 lbs 203.00; 400-500 lbs
171.00-192.00; 500-600 lbs 167.00-178.00, lot 541 lbs thin 176.25 600-
700 lbs 160.00-171.50, pkg 688 lbs calves 146.00; 700-800 lbs 155.25-
166.75; 800-900 lbs 145.10-152.00, pkg 867 lbs fleshy 144.50; load 975
lbs 133.60; pkg 1001 lbs 135.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  450-500 lbs
165.00-169.50; 500-600 lbs thin 166.75-172.75; 650-700 lbs 150.00-
156.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  400-500 lbs 157.00-170.00,
pkg 409 lbs thin 176.00; 500-600 lbs 150.50-162.50; 600-700 lbs
148.00-162.00; 700-800 lbs 145.10-155.10; pkg 822 lbs fleshy 121.50;
pkg 903 lbs fleshy 120.25.  Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 165.00;
450-500 lbs 150.00-155.50; 500-600 lbs 150.00-155.00; 600-700 lbs
133.50-144.50, pkg 610 lbs thin 147.75.  Medium and Large 2  pkg 440
lbs 149.00.  Medium 1  pkg 901 lbs fleshy 116.75.   


    Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1  400-500 lbs 170.00-176.00;
500-600 lbs 155.00-162.50.

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean:     Avg Dressing     High Dressing     Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80       75.50-81.00     83.00-85.00       68.00-76.00          
Boning         80-85       76.00-80.00     82.00-86.00       71.00-74.00    
Lean           85-90       67.00-75.50     76.50-81.50       55.50-66.50
                                                                         

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  
1370-2085 lbs              98.00-102.50       107.50         94.00-95.50


   Bred cows: Medium and Large 1-2  3 yrs.-short and solid 1065-1283 lbs 
1st-3rd period 1000.00-1300.00 per head. 

                                           
   Cow Calf Pairs:  Scarce 

   Feeder/Stocker Cows: Medium and Large 1-2  heiferettes 1 plus-2 yrs.
880-1095 lbs 84.00-109.00. 



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