Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 12/20/10

Tuesday, December 21, 2010

Receipts:  1738       Week Ago:  1071      Year Ago:  823      

  Compared to two weeks ago, steers firm to 2.00 higher, spots 3.00-5.00
higher on 500-550 lbs and heifers steady to firm.  Demand good.  Supply
moderate, mostly 400-700 lbs feeders, near 57 pct steers and bulls,
32 pct heifers, 11 pct cows and 22 pct mostly steers over 600 lbs.
Slaughter cows compared to last week firm to 5.00 higher.
( No sale Monday December 27, 2010 )

   Feeder Steers:   Medium and Large 1 few 350-400 lbs 143.00-148.00;
400-500 lbs 140.00-149.00; 500-600 lbs 125.00-145.00; 600-700 lbs 120.00-
130.00; few 700-775 lbs 112.50-118.00; pot-load 810 lbs 118.25.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 325-400 lbs 122.00-131.00;
400-500 lbs 116.00-126.00; 500-600 lbs 109.00-119.10; 600-700 lbs 107.50-
114.75.  Medium and Large 1-2 500-575 lbs 107.50-116.25; few 600-675 lbs
109.00-111.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1 400-500 lbs 129.00-139.00; 500-525
lbs 128.00-138.00; 585-635 lbs 115.50-120.50; pkg 665 lbs 113.25.

   Slaughter Cows:
          Percent Lean   Av Dressing      Hi Dressing      Lo Dressing     
Breakers  70-80          58.75-63.75      63.75-67.75      51.75-58.75                                                            
                                      few 67.75-72.75 
Boners    80-85          53.75-58.75      58.75-63.75      49.75-54.75                         
                                                                 
Lean      85-90          47.00-52.00      52.75-57.75      41.50-47.50  
                                      few 57.75-61.75  few 36.50-41.50  

   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                                                                       
1425-2125 lbs            64.75-69.75      71.50-76.75      62.75-64.75 
                                                     

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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