Kingsville - Kingsville Livestock Auction

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

Feeder Cattle Auction Report for 9/4/2018

Receipts:  530    Week Ago:  1455    Year Ago:  0


   Compared to last week, a light test of steers and heifers sold steady.
Supply was light following the annual Labor Day consignment auction. Demand
was moderate. Cattle futures posted positive gains to start the week.
Combines have started rolling throughout the area getting a start on corn.
The feeder offering was made up of near 60 percent steers and bulls and 40
percent heifers with 62 percent over 600 lbs. Cows and bulls totaled 27
percent of the offering. Slaughter cows sold steady to 1.00 lower, slaughter
bulls 2.00-4.00 higher.

   Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1  pkg 328 lbs 178.50; 450-500 lbs
185.00-190.00; 500-600 lbs 178.00-179.50; 600-650 lbs 164.00-174.00, pkg 600
lbs calves 162.50; lot 729 lbs 161.25. Medium and Large 1-2  450-500 lbs
164.50-179.00; pkg 588 lbs 162.00; 650-700 lbs 153.00-155.50. Large 1  pkg
559 lbs 169.50. Medium 1-2  pkg 530 lbs 155.50. Large 3  pkg 451 lbs 79.00.

   Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1  400-500 lbs 160.00-170.00; 500-600
lbs 147.50-165.00; lot 680 lbs 154.00; pkg 958 lbs 119.00. Medium and
Large 1-2  pkg 360 lbs 168.00; 450-500 lbs 155.00-159.00; 500-600 lbs 133.00-
149.50; 600-700 lbs 137.50-142.00; pkg 761 lbs 129.50; pkg 877 lbs
134.50. Medium 1-2  pkg 830 lbs 123.00; Medium 2  pkg 516 lbs 130.50.  

   Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1  pkg 617 lbs 150.00. Medium and Large 1-
2  pkg 495 lbs 161.00; 500-550 lbs 161.50-165.50; pkg 655 lbs 145.00. Small
4  pkg 478 lbs 68.00; pkg 577 lbs 67.00.

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean:     Avg Dressing       High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80      56.00-62.00        63.50-66.00      54.00-56.50     
Boning         80-85      55.00-59.50        60.00-66.00      49.50-54.00    
Lean           85-90      48.50-54.50           57.50         42.50-48.00 

Slaughter Bulls: Yield grade 1-2                 
1595-1780 lbs             83.50-87.50        89.50-90.00      -----------      
                                                             

   Bred cows: Medium and Large 1-2  3 yrs.-short and solid 1330-1446 lbs 3rd 
period 985.00-1135.00 per head.
  

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