Kingsville - Kingsville Livestock Auction

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Feeder Cattle Auction Report for 6/20/2017

Receipts:  1476    Week Ago:  1769    Year Ago:  1233

   Compared to last week, steers under 700 lbs traded 5.00-10.00 lower while
several consignments of steers over 700 lbs with good weighing conditions saw
the best demand and sold with a steady undertone. A light test of heifer calves
under 500 lbs sold with a lower undertone, heavier weights sold 3.00-5.00 lower.
Live and Feeder Cattle have seen sharp losses over the last week following the
lower fed cattle trade.  Demand was moderate to good with a light to moderate
supply. A few scattered thunderstorms have brought some welcome rain to the
area. The feeder offering was made up of near 60 percent steers and bulls and 40
percent heifers with 51 percent over 600 lbs. Cows and bulls totaled 16 percent
of the offering. Slaughter cows sold steady to 1.00 higher. 
 
   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  400-500 lbs 166.75-180.00; 500-600 lbs
163.00-171.00; 600-700 lbs 149.50-165.00, 600-700 lbs calves 147.75-153.00;
750-800 lbs 157.50-159.85, lot 773 lbs fleshy 144.50. Medium and Large 1-2  pkg
306 lbs 180.00; 450-500 lbs 161.50-168.50; 500-600 lbs 150.00-159.00; 600-700
lbs 138.50-156.25; pkg 946 lbs 127.75.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  400-500 lbs 149.00-160.00, pkg 495 lbs
fleshy 145.00; 500-600 lbs 140.00-155.00; 600-700 lbs 134.00-151.60, pkg 648
lbs 129.50; 700-800 lbs 128.75-150.25, pkg 709 lbs calves 130.00. Medium and
Large 1-2  pkg 321 lbs thin 174.50; 400-500 lbs 142.00-148.00; 500-600 lbs
137.50-145.75; 600-700 lbs 133.25-144.25; pkg 725 lbs 132.50; pkg 892 lbs
122.50. Medium 1-2  lot 708 lbs 128.50. Medium 2  pkg 490 lbs 134.50; pkg 505
lbs 131.00.

   Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1  pkg 478 lbs 165.00; 500-550 lbs 148.00-
154.50; pkg 629 lbs 138.00. Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 440 lbs 159.00; pkg 510
lbs 148.50; pkg 683 lbs 123.50.

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean:     Avg Dressing       High Dressing     Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80      67.00-73.50        73.50-76.50       -----------  
Boning         80-85      66.00-72.00        73.00-78.00       63.00-65.00 
                                             ind. 80.00  
Lean           85-90      61.50-69.00        72.00-73.00       53.00-59.00  
                                                        
   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  
1335-2145 lbs             86.50-94.00           101.00         76.00-85.00

   Bred cows: Medium and Large 1-2  pkg. 3-7 yrs. 1236 lbs 1st period 1050.00
per head.

   Feeder/Stocker Cows: Medium and Large 1-2  2 yrs. open or unchecked
950-1265 lbs 85.50-100.00. 

   Feeding Bulls: Medium and Large 1  1035-1216 lbs 112.75-115.25.


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_LS159.txt