Kingsville - Kingsville Livestock Auction

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Feeder Cattle Auction Report for 6/13/2017

Receipts:  1769    Week Ago:  3579    Year Ago:  1144

   Compared to last week, steers and heifers sold steady to 5.00 lower except
400-500 lb steers trading 9.00-10.00 lower. A lighter more summer type run of
feeders offered as the average highs are consistently in the 90’s. A lot of 
fieldwork is being done in the area as wheat harvest has started, beans are getting
planted and lots of hay is being rolled up. Demand was moderate to good. The
feeder offering was made up of near 55 percent steers and bulls and 45 percent
heifers with 35 percent over 600 lbs. Cows and bulls totaled 11 percent of the
offering. Slaughter cows sold firm.
 
   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  400-500 lbs 176.00-185.50, 450-500 lbs
fleshy 170.00-174.50; 500-600 lbs 165.00-182.00, 500-600 lbs fleshy 157.25-
163.50; 600-700 lbs 154.50-175.50, 600-650 lbs calves 151.50-151.75; 700-800 lbs
154.25-164.50; 800-900 lbs 141.10-146.25. Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs
173.50-182.50; 400-500 lbs 169.50-183.50; 500-600 lbs 158.00-170.00; 600-700 lbs
145.00-169.00; 700-800 lbs 137.25-150.75; pkg 803 lbs 142.00; 900-950 lbs
135.75-137.60. Medium 2  pkg 548 lbs 135.50.   

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 366 lbs 171.00; 400-500 lbs 154.50-
180.00; 500-600 lbs 143.25-160.50, 500-550 lbs fleshy 140.25-146.50; 600-700 lbs
141.50-154.50, pkg 606 lbs fleshy 141.75. Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs
157.00-165.00; 400-500 lbs 146.00-162.00; 500-600 lbs 141.25-154.50; 600-700 lbs
141.25-144.75; pkg 745 lbs 130.50; pkg 810 lbs 132.50. Medium 2  pkg 459 lbs
135.50.  

   Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1  500-550 lbs 156.50-162.50. Medium and Large
1-2  350-400 lbs 176.50-179.50; pkg 913 lbs 123.50.

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean:     Avg Dressing       High Dressing     Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80      70.00-72.50        73.00-75.00          64.00       
Boning         80-85      65.00-72.00        73.00-77.50       61.00-62.00  
Lean           85-90      60.50-68.00        69.00-73.00       58.50-59.50    
                                  
   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  
1230-2145 lbs             91.00-97.50        -----------          85.00
                                              

   Bred cows: Medium and Large 1-2  3 yrs.-short and solid 1170-1292 lbs
2nd-3rd period 875.00-1250.00 per head.
                                  
       
   Cow Calf Pairs: Scarce

   Feeder/Stocker Cows: Medium and Large 1-2  2-3 yrs. open or unchecked
805-1255 lbs 80.00-115.00.
 
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

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