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

Tuesday, May 11, 2010

Receipts:  2481       Week Ago:  2750      Year Ago:  2033     

  Compared to last week, steers steady to 3.00 higher, heifers under 500
lbs steady to 3.00 lower and over 500 lbs steady to 2.00 higher.  Demand
moderate to good.  Supply moderate, mostly 350-650 lbs offerings, near
62 pct steers and bulls, 28 pct heifers, 10 pct cows and 18 pct feeders
over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows mostly steady.

   Feeder Steers:   Medium and Large 1 small pkgs 350-400 lbs 137.00-
152.00, pkg thin 319 lbs 160.00; 400-500 lbs 133.00-148.00; 500-600 lbs
127.00-141.00; 600-650 lbs 121.00-131.75; two pot-loads 852 lbs 108.10-
111.75; load 928 lbs 106.00.  Medium and Large 1-2 350-375 lbs 137.00-
147.00; 400-500 lbs 127.00-147.00; 500-550 lbs 120.50-132.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 small pkgs 350-400 lbs 125.00-
127.50; 400-500 lbs 118.00-127.50; 500-600 lbs 113.00-125.00; 600-650 lbs
110.50-115.00.  Medium and Large 1-2 350-400 lbs 114.00-123.00; 400-500
lbs 115.00-121.00; 500-575 lbs 112.50-118.50.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1 small pkgs 300-400 lbs 142.00-150.00
400-500 lbs 120.00-145.00; 525-600 lbs 113.00-118.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
          Percent Lean   Av Dressing      Hi Dressing      Lo Dressing     
Breakers  70-80          62.00-66.00      65.75-68.75      57.00-62.00                                                             
                                                     
Boners    80-85          60.00-65.00      64.75-69.75      55.00-60.00                            
                                      few 71.75-72.25        
Lean      85-90          57.00-62.00      62.00-67.00      50.00-57.00  
                                                       few 40.00-50.00 

   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                                                                       
1500-2100 lbs            74.50-79.50  few 82.00-84.00      71.50-74.00

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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