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Winter Livestock Auction - Dodge City KS

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Dodge City, KS   Wed   Aug 27, 2014   USDA-KS Dept of Ag Market News



Winter Livestock Feeder Cattle Auction as of 3:00 PM 



Estimated Receipts:  3000



   Compared with last weeks limited supply: Feeder steers 5.00-10.00 higher, 

Thin-Fleshed steers off of native pastures 15.00-20.00 higher; Feeder heifers in 

a very limited supply 5.00-10.00 higher. Slaughter cows 3.00-5.00 lower, bulk of 

supply mostly lo-dressing.  Slaughter bulls in a very limited supply 2.00-3.00 

lower. 



   Steers:  Medium and Large 1 69 head 597 lbs 241.00; 650-700 lbs 235.25-

237.00; 7 head 710 lbs 220.00; 750-800 lbs 218.25-220.00; 71 head 802 lbs 

218.25; 850-900 lbs 210.00-213.75; 900-950 lbs 205.00-208.10. 

Medium and Large 1-2 132 head Thin-Fleshed 683-684 lbs 235.60-236.00; 248 head 

Thin-Fleshed 704-738 lbs 230.00-235.10.



   Heifers: Medium and Large 1 10 head 624 lbs 220.00; 7 head 705 lbs 204.00; 17 

head 836 lbs 196.00; 61 head Fancy 824 lbs 205.00.



Slaughter Cows:

            %Lean      Weight    Avg Dressing    Hi Dressing     Lo Dressing

Prem White  65-75%                                        

Breaker     75-80%                                               116.00                                                           

Boner       80-85%               118.00-122.25                  

Lean        85-90%               117.00-124.00                   107.50-116.50

Lt Lean                                                          97.50-103.00 

       

Slaughter Bulls: Yield grade 1-2 144.50-145.50, lo-dressing 131.50-139.50, very 

lo-dressing 123.00-128.50.



Source: USDA-KANSAS Dept of Ag Market News, Dodge City, KS

        Richard Hruska, OIC 620-227-8881

        http//www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/dc_ls150.txt

        www.ams.usda.gov/lpsmarktnewspage



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