Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center : Slaughter Cattle Auction for 04/12/10

Tuesday, April 13, 2010

Receipts:  67      Week ago:  24        Year ago:  21     

  Compared to last week, no good price comparison on slaughter steers
and heifers, undertone firm to higher.  Demand good.  Supply light to
moderate, mostly steers.

Slaughter Steers: (44 head)
Choice 2-4 1150-1300 lbs 94.50-96.75, ind hi dress 100.00
few Select and Low Choice 2-3 1100-1400 lbs 89.50-94.50
few low Select 2 1150-1300 lbs 84.50-87.50

Slaughter Heifers: (23 head)
few Choice 2-3 1050-1350 lbs 92.00-94.00
few Select and Choice 2-4 1000-1300 lbs 85.50-90.50


Source:  MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Kingdom City, MO
         Roger Parker, Market Reporter  573-751-5618
         24 hour recorded report 573-522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS133.txt

0726cdt md