Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 09/20/2010

Tuesday, September 21, 2010

Receipts:  1239    Week Ago:  1808    Year Ago:  1212 

   Compared to last week, feeder steers under 650 lbs sold 3.00 to 5.00 lower, 
over 650 lbs steady to 2.00 lower. Feeder heifers 2.00 to 4.00 lower with the 
most decline on heifer calves under 550 lbs. Slaughter cows steady to 1.00 
lower. Supply and demand light to moderate. Cows and bulls accounted for 10 
percent of the total offering. The feeder supply consisted of 55 percent steers 
and bulls and 45 percent heifers; 37 percent of all the feeder cattle weighed 
over 600 lbs. 

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  fleshy 400-500 lbs 117.00-118.50; 500-600 
lbs 115.00-120.25, fleshy 108.00-109.50; 600-700 lbs 114.75-117.50, few pkgs 
624-626 lbs fleshy/calves 114.50-116.25; 700-800 lbs 109.00-114.50; pkg 885 lbs 
104.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 127.00-129.00; 400-500 lbs 119.00-
122.00, lot 440 lbs fleshy 115.50; 500-600 lbs 112.00-114.50, pkg 558 lbs fleshy 
108.00; 600-700 lbs 112.00-113.75, pkg 610 lbs calves 100.00; 700-800 lbs 
106.00-110.75.  Medium and Large 2  few 400-500 lbs 113.00-114.00.  Large 1-2  
pkg 647 lbs 112.00.  

   Feeder Heifers:  pkg 365 lbs fleshy 106.00; 400-500 lbs 111.25-121.00, fleshy 
105.00-107.50; 500-600 lbs 107.00-113.00, pkg 547 lbs fleshy 102.50; 600-700 lbs 
107.25-111.00; pkg 740 lbs 100.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 106.00-
112.00; 400-500 lbs 101.50-107.50; 500-600 lbs 104.00-108.00, pkg 538 lbs thin 
112.00; 600-700 lbs 101.00-108.25, few pkgs calves 98.25; 700-800 lbs 98.00-
98.20.  Large 1-2  700-800 lbs 95.00-97.75.  Medium 1-2  300-400 lbs 107.00; pkg 
548 lbs fleshy 95.00.  

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 125.00; lot 22 head 450 lbs 
130.00; 500-600 lbs 108.00-116.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 114.00-
119.00; 400-500 lbs 104.00-116.00; 500-600 lbs 98.50-104.00.  Medium and Large 2  
pkg 498 lbs 102.75.  Large 3 lot 25 head 832 lbs 69.00.  Medium 1-2 pkg 367 lbs 
108.00.  

   Slaughter Cows:
         Percent Lean   Av. Dressing      Hi Dressing      Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80       58.25-62.00      64.00-64.25       52.25-58.25
Boning       80-85       57.75-62.75      62.75-64.75       54.00-57.75
Lean         85-90       51.75-56.75      57.75-60.25       47.50-51.25

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  1250-1795 lbs 69.00-74.00, low dressing 
62.00-68.50. 

Source:  MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service
         Tracey Thompson, Market Reporter, (573) 751-5618
         24 Hour Market Report 1-573-522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS153.txt

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