Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 03/08/10

Tuesday, March 9, 2010

Receipts:  3179       Week Ago:  3859      Year Ago:  2316     

  Compared to last week, steers and heifers mostly steady, spots 1.00-
3.00 lower on 600-650 lbs steers and 500-600 lbs heifers.  Demand
moderate to good.  Supply heavy, mostly 450-850 lbs offerings, near
57 pct steers and bulls, 34 pct heifers, 9 pct cows and 30 pct feeders
over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows steady to firm.

   Feeder Steers:   Medium and Large 1 few small pkgs 375-400 lbs 134.00-
135.00; 400-500 lbs 127.00-137.00; 500-600 lbs 115.00-132.00; 600-700 lbs
106.50-117.00; 700-800 lbs 97.00-107.35, few fleshy 93.50-96.00; couple
pot-loads 845-850 lbs 94.85-97.75.  Medium and Large 1-2 500-600 lbs 
110.00-122.00; 700-750 lbs 101.00-106.25; 800-875 lbs 94.25-97.25.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 few small pkgs 350-400 lbs 107.00-
114.00; 400-500 lbs 101.00-114.00; 500-600 lbs 102.00-109.50; 600-700 lbs
96.00-104.50; 700-750 lbs 94.50-98.50.  Medium and Large 1-2 450-500 lbs
96.00-107.00; 500-600 lbs 97.50-105.50; 600-650 lbs 91.50-102.50; 700-
750 lbs 91.00-97.50.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1 few pkgs 350-400 lbs 121.00-128.00;
400-500 lbs 114.00-126.00; 550-600 lbs 105.00-115.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
          Percent Lean   Av Dressing      Hi Dressing      Lo Dressing     
Breakers  70-80          52.00-57.00      56.75-58.75      -----------                                                            
                                  few Ind 59.25-63.25
Boners    80-85          50.00-57.00      55.75-58.75      45.00-52.00                            
                                                             
Lean      85-90          45.00-52.00      52.00-57.00      35.00-45.00  
                                  few Ind 57.50-59.50  few 30.00-35.00 

   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                                                                       
1450-2200 lbs            62.75-68.00      69.75-72.25      55.00-62.00  

Source:  MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Kingdom City, MO
         Roger Parker, Market News Reporter 1-573-751-5618
         24 hour recorded report 573-522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS153.txt

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