Kingsville - Kingsville Livestock Auction

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

Feeder Cattle Auction Report for 9/6/2016

Receipts:  336    Week Ago:  814    Year Ago:  312

   Compared to last week, too few feeders to establish a price
trend. However, the cattle market continues to trend lower. Only
small packages of cattle offered as receipts were very light due 
to the holiday weekend. Demand was light to moderate. The feeder
offering consisted of near 46 percent steers and bulls and 54 
percent heifers with 46 percent over 600 lbs. Cows and bulls
totaled 36 percent of the offering. Slaughter cows sold steady.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 390 lbs 161.00; pkg 413
lbs 160.00; lot 507 lbs 154.00; 600-650 lbs 137.00-144.50, pkg 638
lbs calves 135.00; pkg 820 lbs fleshy 131.00.  Medium and Large 1-2
pkg 515 lbs 145.00; pkg 702 lbs 135.00. 

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  400-500 lbs 136.00-152.00;
500-600 lbs 129.00-145.00; 600-700 lbs 119.00-122.50.  Medium and
Large 1-2  pkg 448 lbs thin 150.00; pkg 509 lbs 127.00; pkg 615 lbs
122.75; 750-800 lbs 100.00-107.00; pkg 806 lbs 107.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1  500-600 lbs 137.00-146.00.

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean:     Avg Dressing     High Dressing     Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80       68.00-74.00      74.0 0-75.50      65.50-67.50     
Boning         80-85       69.00-75.00        77.00          65.00-67.00    
                                           ind. 84.00
Lean           85-90       65.50-73.00     73.50-79.00       56.00-65.00
                        
   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  
1065-1995 lbs              89.00-95.00     95.50-99.50       81.00-84.50

   Bred cows: Scarce

                                           
   Cow Calf Pairs:  Medium and Large 1-2  few 5 yrs.-short and solid
950-1150 lbs with newborn to 200 lb calves 1075.00-1335.00 per pair. 

   Feeder/Stocker Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  2-4 yrs. 725-1045 lbs open
80.00-105.50.

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_LS147.txt

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