Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 04/05/10

Tuesday, April 6, 2010

Receipts:  2432       Week Ago:  3496      Year Ago:  2410     

  Compared to last week, feeder steers under 600 lbs 3.00 to 7.00 
lower from last weeks’ sharp increase in prices, while over 600
lbs ran 2.00 to 6.00 higher with several nice pot loads in offering, 
Feeder heifers 2.00 to 7.00 higher with the most increase in heifers
under 450 lbs. Demand good. Supply moderate. Feeder offerings around
54 percent steers and bulls and 46 percent heifers. Offerings over 600
lbs around 57 percent. Cows around 7 percent. Slaughter cows steady to
2.00 higher.

   Feeder Steers:   Medium and Large 1 300-400 lbs 132.00-143.00; pkg
Thin 392 lbs 146.00; 400-500 lbs 130.00-143.00; 500-600 lbs 118.00-130.00;
600-700 lbs 112.00-122.00; 700-800 lbs 102.00-116.50; pot load fancy 704
Lbs 122.00; 800-900 lbs 102.00-107.35. Medium And Large 1-2 350-400 lbs 
125.00-130.00; 400-500 lbs 105.00-130.00; 500-600 lbs 106.00-119.00; 600-
700 lbs 105.00-113.00; 700-800 lbs 91.00-103.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 300-350 lbs 114.00-126.00; 350-400
Lbs 111.00-123.50; 400-500 lbs 107.00-119.00; 500-600 lbs 106.00-117.50;
600-700 lbs 100.00-109.75; 700-800 lbs 95.00-105.00. Medium And Large 1-2
300-350 lbs 100.00-111.00; 400-500 lbs 100.00-112.50; pkg 554 lbs 104.00; 
650-700 lbs 92.50-95.00.
 
  Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1 350-400 lbs 128.00-137.00; 400-500 lbs
125.00-135.00; 500-600 lbs 111.50-123.00. Medium And Large 1-2 700-750
Lbs 92.50-96.25.


   Slaughter Cows:
          Percent Lean   Av Dressing      Hi Dressing      Lo Dressing     
Breakers  70-80          53.75-59.25      59.50-64.75      50.00-51.50                                                         
                                      Few 65.75-68.50               
Boners    80-85          52.50-57.00      58.50-62.75      48.00-50.50      
                                      Few 63.25-68.25                       
Lean      85-90          46.75-52.25      54.00-59.50      42.00-46.50
                                      Few 64.00-66.25  Few 35.75-39.25

   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                                                                       
960-1855 lbs             62.00-68.50      70.25-76.50      46.00-52.75

Source:  MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Kingdom City, MO
         Brian K.Fleischmann, 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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