Kingsville - Kingsville Livestock Auction

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Feeder Cattle Auction Report for 9/11/2018

Receipts:  1892    Week Ago:  1455    Year Ago:  3715

   Comparing back to two weeks ago, as last week’s sale was a light run,
steers and heifers sold steady to firm except heifers calves under 500 lbs
trading 10.00 higher and steer calves under 400 lb trading with a sharply
higher undertone. Supply was moderate and demand was good with a few large
consignments of yearling coming off grass and some fancy calves, most of
which were fresh off the cow.  The feeder offering was made up of near 33
percent steers and bulls, 60 percent heifers and 7 percent Holsteins with 47
percent over 600 lbs. Cows and bulls totaled 16 percent of the offering.
Slaughter cows sold steady to 2.00 lower.

   Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 202.00-216.00; 400-500 lbs
174.50-192.00; 500-600 lbs 165.00-181.75, pkg 530 lbs fleshy 164.50; 600-700
lbs 162.00-176.00, pkg 648 lbs calves 158.00; pkg 711 lbs 169.75, pkg 722
lbs calves 148.75; lot 933 lbs fleshy 124.75. Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 315
lbs 217.00; 450-500 lbs 164.50-173.50; 500-600 lbs 151.50-173.50; 650-700
lbs 145.50-154.50, pkg 674 lbs thin 171.25; 700-800 lbs 133.50-145.25; pkg
1175 lbs 105.50. Medium and Large 2  pkg 401 lbs 145.50. Large 1-2  pkg 349
lbs 176.50. Holstein Steers: Large 3  pkg 572 lbs 70.50; load 736 lbs 88.85.

   Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 179.00-194.00; 400-500
lbs 160.00-182.50, lot 460 lbs thin 173.75; 500-600 lbs 148.75-165.00, pkg
572 lbs fleshy 145.00; 600-700 lbs 153.00-162.25; 750-800 lbs 135.00-143.50;
pkg 870 lbs 140.00; pkg 947 lbs 122.00. Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 288 lbs
168.00; 300-400 lbs 160.0-164.00; 400-500 lbs 149.00-173.50; 500-600 lbs
143.50-153.00, pkg 579 lbs yearlings 158.00; pkg 688 lbs 139.00; 700-800 lbs
132.75-137.75. Medium and Large 2  pkg 489 lbs 139.50. Medium 2  pkg 667 lbs
130.00. 

   Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 209.00-216.00. Medium and
Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 158.50-165.00; 500-600 lbs 152.50-160.50; 600-650 lbs
147.00-147.50; pkg 807 lbs 123.50; pkg 1048 lbs 86.50. Large 1-2  pkg 433
lbs 156.00.

   Slaughter Cows: 
        Percent Lean:     Avg Dressing       High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking       70-80      56.50-61.00        62.00-63.50         53.00     
Boning         80-85      53.00-59.00        60.00-65.50      47.00-53.00     
Lean           85-90      47.00-54.50        55.00-56.50      43.00-47.00 

Slaughter Bulls: Yield grade 1-2                 
1245-2340 lbs             79.00-86.50        88.00-92.00         74.00      
                                                             
   Bred cows: Medium and Large 1-2  2-7 yrs. 1080-1400 lbs 2nd-3rd stage 935.00-
1110.00 per head. Medium 2  pkg 2 yrs. 860 lbs 2nd-3rd stage 800.00 per head. 

   Cow-Calf Pairs: Medium and Large 1-2  5 yrs.-broken mouth 850-1450 lbs 
with babies-200 lb calves 1150.00-1210.00 per pair. Medium 2  pkg 2-4 yrs.
850 lbs with babies 925.00 per pair. 


   Feeder/Stocker Cows: Medium and Large 1-2  2-3 yrs. 925-1395 lbs open
or unchecked 64.00-96.00, few 2 yrs. 955-960 lbs 107.00-119.50.
  

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

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