Kingsville - Kingsville Livestock Auction

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Feeder Cattle Auction Report for 6/6/2017

Receipts:  3579    Week Ago:  491    Year Ago:  2508

   Compared to the last comparable sales of two weeks ago, steers sold mostly
2.00-7.00 higher except 500-550 lb steers trading steady and the loads of 850-
900 lb yearlings 2.00 lower. Heifers sold steady to 5.00 higher except 400-450
lb calves 10.00-13.00 higher. A heavy supply of quality feeders was offered
which ranged from lightweight calves to several loads of yearlings. Demand was 
good. There has been quite a bit of fieldwork done to start the week and several
hay fields were mowed yesterday. The feeder offering was made up of near 65 
percent steers and bulls and 45 percent heifers with 55 percent over 600 lbs. 
Cows and bulls totaled 8 percent of the offering. Slaughter cows sold steady to
1.00 lower.
 
   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 192.50-211.00; 400-500 lbs
180.00-200.50, 400-500 lbs fleshy 174.00-177.00; 500-600 lbs 168.00-190.00, pkg
518 lbs fleshy 171.75; 600-700 lbs 160.00-180.50, 600-650 lbs calves 154.25-
155.25, 600-700 lbs fleshy 149.75-163.00; 700-800 lbs 158.50-165.00, 700-800
lbs calves 136.25-146.00, 700-800 lbs thin 167.00-169.75, pkg 756 lbs fleshy
148.75; 850-900 lbs 146.50-156.00; 900-950 lbs 150.35-152.85; load 1033 lbs 
141.85. Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 174.00-188.00; 450-500 lbs 175.00-
180.50; 500-600 lbs 166.00-179.00, lot 570 lbs fleshy 155.50; pkg 646 lbs calves
144.75, pkg 671 lbs 155.00; pkg 748 lbs full 143.00; lot 945 lbs 140.10. Medium 
1  pkg 660 lbs fleshy 135.50.

   Holstein Steers: Large 3  pkg 544 lbs 76.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 161.00-177.50; 400-500 lbs
160.50-179.50, 400-500 lbs fleshy 159.00-161.00; 500-600 lbs 147.50-169.00, lot
571 lbs fleshy 142.75; 600-700 lbs 143.00-165.00, 600-700 lbs calves 140.75, 
pkg 691 lbs fleshy 138.50, part load 650 lbs thin 163.50; 700-800 lbs 138.75-
158.25; 800-900 lbs 129.75-138.75. Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 287 lbs 180.00; 
pkg 383 lbs 162.00; 400-500 lbs 150.25-160.00; 500-600 lbs 139.50-155.50, lot 
536 lbs thin 150.75, 550-600 lbs fleshy 138.50-140.75; 600-700 lbs 139.50-
143.25; pkg 710 lbs fleshy 133.75; pkg 932 lbs 127.50. Large 1-2  pkg 410 lbs 
144.50; 500-600 lbs 140.50-144.50. Medium 1-2  450-500 lbs 150.00-159.00.  

   Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1  pkg 315 lbs 207.00; 400-500 lbs 178.00-
182.00; pkg 564 lbs 154.50; pkg 638 lbs 146.50. Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 412
lbs 161.00, pkg 459 lbs fleshy 148.50; pkg 519 lbs 171.50, pkg 540 lbs fleshy
142.00; 600-650 lbs 139.50-146.00; pkg 883 lbs 122.00. Large 1  pkg 628 lbs
136.50.

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean:     Avg Dressing       High Dressing     Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80      66.00-71.50        72.50-75.50       63.00-64.00      
Boning         80-85      63.50-71.50        73.00-77.00       63.00-64.00    
Lean           85-90      60.50-66.00        69.00-71.50          56.00        
                                                                            
   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  
1300-2365 lbs             87.50-95.50           98.50          81.00-86.50
                                              

   Bred cows: Medium and Large 1-2  2-6 yrs. 1090-1440 lbs 2nd-3rd period
1075.00-1310.00 per head.
                                  
  Cow Calf Pairs: Scarce

   Feeder/Stocker Cows: Medium and Large 1-2  1 plus-3 yrs. open or unchecked
875-1335 lbs 83.00-130.50, 3 yrs. 1105-1450 lbs 75.00-79.50.
 
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

0726cdt cc