Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 10/04/10

Tuesday, October 5, 2010

Receipts:  1906       Week Ago:  1603      Year Ago:  1624     

  Compared to last week, steers and heifers under 500 lbs firm to 3.00
higher, spots 3.00-5.00 higher on steers and over 500 lbs mostly steady.
Demand moderate to good.  Supply moderate, mostly 350-650 lbs offerings,
near 62 pct steers and bulls, 28 pct heifers, 10 pct cows and 22 pct
feeders over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows steady to 1.00 lower.

   Feeder Steers:   Medium and Large 1 pkg 242 lbs 135.00; 300-375 lbs
131.00-137.00; 400-450 lbs 127.00-136.00; 450-500 lbs 118.00-127.00;
500-600 lbs 114.50-120.50, few unweaned calves 550-600 lbs 109.00-112.00;
600-675 lbs 112.00-120.00, fleshy/unweaned calves 108.00-111.50; pot-load
770 lbs 113.00.  Medium and Large 1-2 few 475-575 lbs 110.00-119.50; few
675-725 lbs 107.50-111.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 lot 295 lbs 118.25; 350-400 lbs
115.00-122.00; 400-500 lbs 108.00-118.00; 500-600 lbs 107.50-115.00, few
fleshy/unweaned calves 104.50-106.50.  Medium and Large 1-2 few 450-550 
lbs 107.00-111.00; 600-675 lbs 104.25-107.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1 few 400-450 lbs 118.00-119.00; 
500-575 lbs 100.00-107.75; calves 600-650 lbs 96.50-98.50.

   Slaughter Cows:
          Percent Lean   Av Dressing      Hi Dressing      Lo Dressing     
Breakers  70-80          52.00-57.00      57.00-60.00      49.00-52.00                                                            
                                                     
Boners    80-85          52.00-57.00      57.00-59.50      47.00-52.00                         
                                          Ind 61.50              
Lean      85-90          46.00-51.00      51.00-56.00      40.00-45.00  
                                                       few 35.00-40.00  

   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                                                                       
1350-2250 lbs            63.25-69.25      69.50-75.00      56.50-63.25 
                 Few fat 60.00-62.00

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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