Kingsville - Kingsville Livestock Auction

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Feeder Cattle Auction Report for 6/27/2017

Receipts:  1491    Week Ago:  1476    Year Ago:  852

        *** There will be no sale next week July 4 ***

   Compared to last week, based on a lighter test steers weighing 500-700 lbs
sold steady to 5.00 higher with a few instances up to 10.00 higher on 500-550
lbs. All other weights too lightly tested for a price trend. Heifer calves sold
steady to 5.00 higher, yearlings mostly steady. Four loads and several lots of
yearlings were offered with most being attractive in their condition. Demand was
moderate with a light to moderate supply. The feeder offering was made up of
near 61 percent steers and bulls and 39 percent heifers with 61 percent over 600
lbs. Cows and bulls totaled 23 percent of the offering. Slaughter cows sold
steady. 

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 184.50-193.50; 400-500 lbs
167.50-183.00; 500-600 lbs 162.50-182.00; 600-700 lbs 150.00-170.00, pkg 603 lbs
thin 175.00; 700-750 lbs 147.25-157.25, lot 776 lbs fleshy 135.60; 800-900 lbs
145.00-147.00; pkg 911 lbs 139.75. Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 393 lbs 182.00; pkg
466 lbs 167.50; 500-600 lbs 162.00-165.50; pkg 613 lbs 150.00. Medium and Large
2-3  lot 573 lbs 117.50. Medium 1-2  pkg 715 lbs 136.75.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  400-500 lbs 154.00-166.00, pkg 473 lbs
fleshy 150.25; 500-600 lbs 149.25-158.00; 600-650 lbs 148.00-156.00, 600-700
lbs fleshy 133.75-135.00; 700-800 lbs 135.50-148.00. Medium and Large 1-2  
400-500 lbs 145.00-150.00, pkg 410 lbs fleshy 143.00; 500-600 lbs 139.50-151.00;
600-650 lbs 134.00-139.50; pkg 925 lbs 118.00.

   Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1  450-500 lbs 154.00. Medium and Large 1-2
pkg 525 lbs 153.50; pkg 613 lbs 143.50, pkg 653 lbs calves 125.50; pkg 842 lbs
124.50.

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean:     Avg Dressing       High Dressing     Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80      67.00-74.00        74.00-77.50       -----------   
Boning         80-85      66.00-73.00        74.00-77.00       64.00-64.50    
                                             ind. 81.00
Lean           85-90      63.00-70.00        71.00-72.50       57.50-59.50    
                                                                      
   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  
1325-2370 lbs             87.50-96.50        97.50-100.00      82.00-85.00
                                              
   Bred cows: Medium and Large 1-2  3 yrs.-short and solid 1110-1365 lbs
2nd-3rd period 925.00-1125.00 per head.
                                         
   Cow Calf Pairs: Scarce

   Feeder/Stocker Cows: Medium and Large 1-2  1 plus-2 yrs. open or unchecked
945-1230 lbs 92.50-120.00; pkg 3 yrs. 1283 lbs 88.00. 

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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