Kingsville - Kingsville Livestock Auction

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Feeder Cattle Auction Report for 12/13/2016

Receipts:  3858    Week Ago:  3045    Year Ago:  2696

   Compared to last week, steer calves traded 3.00-7.00 higher,
except 400-450 lbs 10.00 higher, yearlings 2.00-5.00 higher.
Heifers sold 2.00-6.00 higher, except 400-450 lbs 6.00-10.00
higher as buyers had orders for some grazing cattle again. It
was the annual customer appreciation day at Kingsville Livestock
and an excellent run of feeder cattle was offered. The quality
ran deep throughout the day and kept buyers in their seats.
Majority of the offering not as fleshy as previous weeks as the
cold sets in. Demand was good on an active market with a heavy
supply. The feeder offering consisted of near 57 percent steers
and bulls and 43 percent heifers with 50 percent over 600 lbs. 
Cows and bulls totaled 09 percent of the offering. Slaughter cows
sold steady to 2.00 lower.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 335 lbs 191.00; 400-500
lbs 154.00-180.50; 500-600 lbs 138.00-157.50, 550-600 lbs fleshy
133.25-134.00; 600-700 lbs 130.00-144.00, 600-700 lbs calves 115.00-
135.75; 700-800 lbs 134.00-140.00, 700-800 lbs calves 119.50-127.10,
750-800 lbs fleshy 126.25-127.00, pkg 755 lbs  thin 144.00; 800-900
lbs 129.10-140.85, pkg 833 lbs fleshy 117.75; 900-950 lbs 126.75-
129.10; load 1019 lbs 120.25. Medium and Large 1-2  300-350 lbs 
157.00-167.00; 450-500 lbs 150.00-155.50, pkg 423 lbs thin 164.00;
500-600 lbs 129.00-146.25; 600-700 lbs 118.00-128.25, pkg 640 lbs
yearlings 134.00; 750-800 lbs 124.75-130.00; pkg 812 lbs full 123.75,
pkg 881 lbs thin 128.50. Large 1  pkg 513 lbs 150.00.

   Holstein Steers: Large 3  lot 596 lbs 85.85. 

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 134.50-147.50;
400-500 lbs 127.00-143.75; 500-600 lbs 121.75-133.50, 500-600 lbs
fleshy 110.00-121.00, lot 552 lbs full 118.85; 600-700 lbs 121.00-
135.25, pkg 616 lbs full 121.00, load 670 lbs thin 133.75; 700-800
lbs 119.75-129.50, lot 799 lbs replacement 132.50; pkg 890 lbs 116.25,
lot 863 lbs replacement 130.00; lot 958 lbs replacement 130.00.
Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 288 lbs 153.00; 300-400 lbs 131.50-141.50;
400-500 lbs 116.00-135.00; 500-600 lbs 115.00-126.50, pkg 585 lbs
fleshy 115.00; 600-650 lbs 116.50-125.50; 750-800 lbs 116.50-126.25.
Medium and Large 2  pkg 333 lbs 118.00; pkg 562 lbs 113.00. Large 1
pkg 431 lbs 129.00. Medium 1  lot 540 lbs 120.25; pkg 643 lbs 115.75.
Medium 1-2  pkg 550 lbs 111.50; pkg 633 lbs 122.50.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 395 lbs 170.00; 400-500 lbs
155.00-159.00; 500-600 lbs 130.00-147.00, pkg 582 lbs fleshy 125.50. 
Medium and Large 1-2  450-500 lbs 139.00-147.00; pkg 573 lbs 129.00;
700-750 lbs 101.50-112.50; pkg 878 lbs 90.00. Medium and Large 2  pkg 
592 lbs thin 127.50. Medium 2  lot 625 lbs 96.75. Small and Medium 2
pkg 429 lbs 111.50.  

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean:     Avg Dressing       High Dressing     Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80      51.00-56.00        57.50-59.50       -----------          
Boning         80-85      48.00-55.00        54.50-60.00       44.50-48.00    
Lean           85-90      45.50-52.00           56.00             45.00
                        
   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  
1460-2375 lbs             73.00-77.50        79.00-79.50       66.00-73.00

   Bred cows: Medium and Large 1-2  2-7 yrs. 1st-2nd period 1000-1395 lbs 
1075.00-1360.00 per head. 

   Feeder/Stocker Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2  1 plus.-2 yrs. 1075-1132
lbs open 90.00-95.50; 2-3 yrs. 1065-1395 lbs open 61.00-84.00; 4-7 yrs.
1100-1275 lbs 68.00-78.00.

 
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_LS147.txt