Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 07/26/10

Tuesday, July 27, 2010

Receipts:  1465       Week Ago:  1345      Year Ago:  1220     

  Compared to last week, steers and heifers mostly steady, spots 1.00-
2.00 higher on calves.  Demand good.  Supply light, mostly 450-850 lbs
feeders with six full pot-loads of 550-850 lbs steers in the offerings,
near 70 pct steers and bulls, 20 pct heifers, 10 pct cows and 35 pct
mostly steers over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows mostly steady.

   Feeder Steers:   Medium and Large 1 few pkgs 350-360 lbs 136.00-140.00
small pkgs 400-500 lbs 132.00-141.00; 500-600 lbs 129.00-137.50; 600-675
lbs 122.50-129.50.  Medium and Large 1-2 few pkgs 400-450 lbs 135.00-
139.00; 500-600 lbs 127.50-132.50, pkg thin 137.25; 600-675 lbs 123.50-
127.75; load 740 lbs 117.25; load 840 lbs 109.00; part-load 900 lbs
104.60.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 small pkgs 400-500 lbs 119.00-
126.25; 550-600 lbs 117.25-122.50; pkg 648 lbs 112.25.  Medium and Large
1-2 400-500 lbs 118.50-123.00, thin 450-500 lbs 124.00-126.00; 550-600 
lbs 116.50-121.00; 600-700 lbs 104.00-114.50.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2 small pkgs 425-500 lbs 133.00-
139.00; few 550-600 lbs 122.00-123.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
          Percent Lean   Av Dressing      Hi Dressing      Lo Dressing     
Breakers  70-80          59.50-64.50      -----------      57.50-59.50                                                             
                                                     
Boners    80-85          59.50-64.50      64.75-67.75      -----------                          
                                          Ind 70.75          
Lean      85-90          52.00-57.00      57.00-62.00      45.50-52.50  
                                few indís 64.00-68.75  few 40.50-43.50

   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                                                                       
1600-1850 lbs        few 70.50-73.00      ----------       -----------

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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