Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 04/26/10

Tuesday, April 27, 2010

Receipts:  1748       Week Ago:  2229      Year Ago:  2111     

  Compared to last week, feeder steers under 600 lbs 3.00 to 10.00 higher,
over 600 lbs steady to 5.00 higher, heifers steady to 6.00 higher. Buyers
are still very aggressive after the light fleshed grass cattle. Supply light
to moderate. Demand very good. Feeder offerings around 66 percent steers
and bulls and 34 percent heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs around 26 percent.
Cows around 21 percent. Slaughter cows steady to 3.00 higher.

   Feeder Steers:   Medium and Large 1 300-350 lbs 144.00-154.00; pkg thin
302 lbs 160.00; 350-400 lbs 138.00-149.00; 400-450 lbs 141.00-148.00; 450-
500 lbs 136.00-145.00; pkg value added 454 lbs 148.00; 500-550 lbs 126.00-
136.00; 550-600 lbs 123.50-137.00; 600-650 lbs 120.00-126.75; 650-700 lbs 
112.75-123.50; 700-750 lbs 115.50-118.50; 750-800 lbs 104.00-114.25; 800-
828 lbs 99.75-104.50. Medium And Large 1-2 pkg 443 lbs 129.00; 500-600 lbs
110.00-122.00; 650-700 lbs 105.00-107.50.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 300-400 lbs 121.00-132.25; few value
added 302-333 lbs 133.25-135.25; 400-450 lbs 119.50-130.00; 450-500 lbs 
118.50-129.00; 500-550 lbs 116.00-122.00; 550-600 lbs 108.00-117.00; 600-
700 lbs 105.50-116.50; 700-750 lbs 99.00-105.00; pkg 905 lbs 92.00. Medium
And Large 1-2 350-400 lbs 113.00-120.50; 400-500 lbs 105.00-118.00; 500-600
Lbs 116.00-118.00; 718-720 lbs 90.00.
 
  Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1 350-400 lbs 140.00-148.00; 400-450 lbs
126.00-154.00; 450-500 lbs 116.00-139.00; 500-550 lbs 119.00-139.00; 600-
650 lbs 110.00-112.50; pkg 708 lbs 110.00. Medium And Large 1-2 450-500 lbs
114.00-130.00; 550-600 lbs 114.00-120.50; pkg 727 lbs 102.25.


   Slaughter Cows:
          Percent Lean   Av Dressing      Hi Dressing      Lo Dressing     
Breakers  70-80          54.75-57.75      61.75-65.75      -----------     
Boners    80-85          57.75-63.75      64.50-68.75      49.75-55.25     
                                      Few 69.00-73.25                      
Lean      85-90          50.00-55.75      56.00-62.75      40.00-49.50     
                                      Few 63.50-67.75                      

   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                                                                       
1340-2105 lbs            69.00-72.00      73.00-75.00      53.00-64.50     

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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