Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 08/23/10

Tuesday, August 24, 2010

Receipts:  1187       Week Ago:  683       Year Ago:  1185     

  Compared to last week, steers and heifers under 500 lbs mostly steady
and over 500 lbs steady to firm.  Demand moderate to good.  Supply light,
mostly 450-750 lbs offerings, near 58 pct steers and bulls, 30 pct
heifers, 12 pct cows and 14 pct feeders over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows
steady to 1.00 lower.

   Feeder Steers:   Medium and Large 1 few pkgs 350-400 lbs 131.00-137.00
pkg fancy 412 lbs 140.00; 450-500 lbs 125.00-133.00; 500-600 lbs 120.50-
131.75, pot-load blacks value/added 587 lbs 134.75; few pkg 600-700 lbs
119.50-125.50; few 700-750 lbs 117.50-119.10.  Medium and Large 1-2
pkg 385 lbs 135.00; pkg 490 lbs 130.00; 550-600 lbs 118.50-126.25;
650-700 lbs 115.75-122.75.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 few pkgs 350-400 lbs 120.00-126.00
450-500 lbs 116.00-122.00; 500-600 lbs 116.00-122.50; pkg 615 lbs 118.25;
650-700 lbs 111.00-115.00; lot 705 lbs 111.20 and pkg 760 lbs 108.00.
Medium and Large 1-2 pkg 350 lbs 127.50; pkg 420 lbs 120.50; 500-550 lbs
110.00-115.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1 two pkgs 410-460 lbs 125.00-130.00;
small pkgs 550-575 lbs 115.00-117.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
          Percent Lean   Av Dressing      Hi Dressing      Lo Dressing     
Breakers  70-80          60.00-65.00      65.75-69.75      58.50-60.00                                                             
                                                     
Boners    80-85          60.00-65.00      65.75-69.75      54.00-59.00                          
                                          Ind 71.75                
Lean      85-90          55.00-60.00      60.00-65.00      50.00-55.00  
                                                       few 45.00-50.00  

   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                                                                       
1250-2050 lbs            72.50-77.50      Ind 78.00        66.75-68.75

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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