Kingsville - Kingsville Livestock Auction

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Feeder Cattle Auction Report for 2/7/2017

Receipts:  2921    Week Ago:  2560    Year Ago:  3023

   Compared to last week, steer calves under 600 lbs sold mostly steady,
however the upper end of the price range was 5.00-6.00 lower; heavier 
weights traded 2.00 to 6.00 higher. All weights of heifers sold steady 
with spots 2.00-3.00 higher on some of the thinner cattle. A nice run of 
feeders offered once again with the majority weighing 600-850 lbs. Cattle 
sold with good demand. Supply was moderate to heavy. The feeder offering 
consisted of near 59 percent steers and bulls and 41 percent heifers with 
68 percent over 600 lbs. Cows and bulls totaled 9 percent of the offering. 
Slaughter cows sold 2.00-3.00 lower. Slaughter bulls sold 3.00-5.00 lower.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 172.00-180.00; 400-500
lbs 160.00-176.25, 450-500 lbs fleshy 151.00-155.00; 500-600 lbs 150.50-
170.50, pkg 512 lbs fleshy 150.00; 600-700 lbs 131.00-151.25, 600-700 lbs
fleshy 128.75-136.00; 700-800 lbs 121.75-139.00, pkg 742 lbs fleshy 125.25;
800-900 lbs 118.75-127.25; part load 946 lbs fleshy 116.00. Medium and Large
1-2  pkg 368 lbs 153.00; 400-450 lbs 158.00-160.00, pkg 466 lbs thin 162.50;
500-600 lbs 140.00-153.00; 600-700 lbs 127.00-140.00; pkg 720 lbs 125.75;
pkg 816 lbs 122.50. Medium and Large 2  pkg 395 lbs thin 163.50. Large 1
pkg 771 lbs 122.25. Medium 1  pkg 558 lbs 138.50; pkg 615 lbs 135.00; 700-
750 lbs fleshy 110.00-111.50.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 150.50-159.00; 400-500
lbs 137.00-160.00, pkg 499 lbs fleshy 135.00; 500-600 lbs 127.50-149.75,
500-600 lbs fleshy 120.75-130.50; 600-700 lbs 119.10-134.50, 600-700 lbs
fleshy 116.00-119.00, lot 643 lbs replacement 132.00; 700-800 lbs 115.00-
125.00, pkg 706 lbs fleshy 117.50, 750-800 lbs replacement 120.00-124.00.
Medium and Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 129.00-148.00; 500-600 lbs 119.25-132.00,
550-600 lbs fleshy 116.00-118.50; 600-700 lbs 115.00-121.50; pkg 773 lbs
116.50. Medium and Large 2  pkg 455 lbs 126.00. Medium 1  pkg 487 lbs 134.50;
pkg 634 lbs 117.50.


   Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1  pkg 381 lbs 174.00; 400-500 lbs 161.00-
164.50; 550-600 lbs 135.00-150.00; 600-650 lbs 130.00-134.50; pkg 712 lbs
119.50. Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 533 lbs 145.50; lot 779 lbs 100.50; lot
999 lbs 90.50. Medium and Large 2  pkg 596 lbs thin 129.00; pkg 769 lbs 87.00.


   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean:     Avg Dressing       High Dressing     Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80      54.50-59.50        59.00-63.50       51.00-53.50  
Boning         80-85      55.50-61.00        61.50-65.00       47.00-55.00 
                                             ind. 70.00
Lean           85-90      49.00-56.00        58.00-58.50       44.00-49.00
                        
   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  
1355-2180 lbs             78.00-85.00           87.00          73.50-77.00


   Bred cows: Medium and Large 1-2  2 yrs.-short and solid 1145-1500 lbs
1st-3rd period 925.00-1360.00 per head; few 2-3yrs. 1235-1270 lbs 2nd-3rd
period 1450.00-1525.00 per head. 

                                           
   Cow Calf Pairs: Scarce

   Feeder/Stocker Cows: Medium and Large 1-2  1 plus-3 yrs. 920-1290 lbs
open 75.50-101.00; pkg 3 yrs. 1020 lbs 107.50.

 
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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