Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 12/06/10

Tuesday, December 7, 2010

Receipts:  2470       Week Ago:  1697      Year Ago:  2087     

  Compared to last week, steers 400-600 lbs mostly steady and over 600
lbs firm to 3.00 higher.  Heifers 3.00-5.00 higher.  Demand good.  Supply
moderate, mostly 400-700 lbs feeders with five full loads of 750-900 lbs
steers in the offerings, near 62 pct steers and bulls, 25 pct heifers,
13 pct cows and 25 pct mostly steers over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows firm
to 1.00 higher.

   Feeder Steers:   Medium and Large 1 few 350-400 lbs 141.00-147.50;
400-500 lbs 133.50-146.50; 500-600 lbs 124.50-136.00; 600-700 lbs 116.00-
127.50; few pkgs calves 700-750 lbs 114.50-118.50; three loads 750-760 
lbs 116.75-119.80; load 895 lbs 113.70.  Medium and Large 1-2 550-600 lbs
120.00-121.50; load 860 lbs 110.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 350-400 lbs 120.00-127.00, thin
131.00-133.00; 400-500 lbs 116.00-128.50; 500-600 lbs 111.00-121.00;
600-700 lbs 110.50-115.00.  Medium and Large 1-2 400-475 lbs 113.00-
118.00; 525-550 lbs 112.00-114.00; 700-725 lbs 110.25-110.50.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1 350-400 lbs 138.00-146.00; 400-500
lbs 122.00-143.00; 500-600 lbs 109.00-124.50; 600-625 lbs 107.00-111.50.

   Slaughter Cows:
          Percent Lean   Av Dressing      Hi Dressing      Lo Dressing     
Breakers  70-80          52.00-57.00      57.25-61.25      50.00-52.00                                                            
                                      few 62.25-64.25
Boners    80-85          50.00-55.00      55.75-59.75      45.00-50.00                         
                                      few 59.75-61.75            
Lean      85-90          45.00-50.00      50.00-55.00      40.00-45.00  
                                      few 55.75-57.75  few 35.00-40.00  

   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                                                                       
1450-2050 lbs            64.00-68.00      70.50-73.75      ----------- 
                                                     

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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