Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 05/03/10

Tuesday, May 4, 2010

Receipts:  2750       Week Ago:  1748      Year Ago:  2283     

  Compared to last week, steers under 600 lbs mostly steady and heifers
steady to firm, steers and heifers over 600 lbs firm to 2.00 higher.
Demand moderate to good.  Supply moderate to heavy, mostly 350-750 lbs
offerings, near 57 pct steers and bulls, 31 pct heifers, 12 pct cows
and 20 pct feeders over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows steady to firm.

   Feeder Steers:   Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 141.00-148.00;
400-500 lbs 134.50-146.50; 500-600 lbs 127.50-137.00; 600-700 lbs 
121.00-128.75, few fleshy calves 118.00-120.00; load 845 lbs 114.00
and load 928 lbs 102.50.  Medium and Large 1-2 425-500 lbs 132.00-
137.00; 500-575 lbs 131.00-134.00; 600-625 lbs 124.50-128.75;
725-750 lbs 120.50-123.25; few 825-850 lbs 110.00-111.75.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 120.50-130.50;
400-500 lbs 121.00-131.00; 500-600 lbs 114.00-123.00; 600-700 lbs 
110.00-119.75.  Medium and Large 1-2 425-500 lbs 116.50-127.50;
500-600 lbs 114.00-119.25; 600-700 lbs 105.00-112.50.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 139.00-145.00;
400-450 lbs 134.00-143.50; 500-550 lbs 116.00-126.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
          Percent Lean   Av Dressing      Hi Dressing      Lo Dressing     
Breakers  70-80          64.00-69.00      67.75-69.75      59.00-64.00                                                             
                                                     
Boners    80-85          58.00-64.00      64.00-69.00      53.00-58.00                            
                                          Ind 71.50          
Lean      85-90          56.00-62.00      62.00-67.00      46.00-56.00  
                                                                       

   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                                                                       
1500-2200 lbs            75.00-79.00      80.00-85.00

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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