Winter Livestock Auction - Dodge City KS

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Dodge City, KS    Wed May 1, 2013    USDA-KS Dept of Ag Market News

Winter Livestock Feeder Cattle Auction as of 3:00 PM  

Estimated Receipts:  2500

Compared with last week:  Feeder steers 700-900 lbs 2.00-3.00 higher, 900-1000 
lbs 3.00-5.00 higher. Heifers 650-1000 lbs 2.00-3.00 higher. Slaughter cows weak 
to 2.00 lower. Slaughter bulls not enough for a market test. 

   Steers:  Medium and Large 1 700-750 lbs 140.00-142.75; 750-800 lbs 136.00-
139.75; 800-850 lbs 132.00-135.75; 850-900 lbs 129.75-133.00; 900-950 lbs 
128.50-129.35; 15 head 977 lbs 122.75.

   Heifers: Medium and Large 1 650-700 lbs 129.00-132.00; 700-750 lbs 127.50-
132.00; 750-800 lbs 124.50-128.75; 800-850 lbs 123.25-126.50; 850-900 lbs 
119.00-123.00; 900-950 lbs 120.10-120.35.

Slaughter Cows:
         `    %Lean    Weight    Avg Dressing    Hi Dressing     Lo Dressing
Prem White  65-75%                                    
Breaker     75-80%               75.00-78.00                     71.00-74.00
Boner       80-85%               75.50-79.50                     71.50-74.00         
Lean        85-90%               74.50-78.50     80.50-82.00     70.00-74.00
Lt Lean                                                          64.00-68.50    
                
Slaughter Bulls: Yield grade 1-2 97.50-98.50, lo-dressing 80.50-92.50. 

Source: USDA-KANSAS Dept of Ag Market News, Dodge City, KS
        Richard Hruska, OIC 620-227-8881
        24 hr Market News 620-369-9311
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