Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 02/28/11

Tuesday, March 1, 2011

Receipts:  1490       Week Ago:  2849      Year Ago:  3859     

  Compared to last week, steers mostly steady, spots 2.00-4.00 higher on
600-650 lbs and heifers firm to 2.00 higher.  Demand good.  Supply light
to moderate, mostly 450-850 lbs offerings, near 58 pct steers and bulls,
33 pct heifers, 9 pct cows and 42 pct feeders over 600 lbs.
Slaughter cows steady to 2.00 lower most decline on breakers.

   Feeder Steers:   Medium and Large 1 350-400 lbs 157.00-178.00;
425-500 lbs 157.00-170.00; 500-600 lbs 143.50-159.00; 600-700 lbs 137.25-
145.00; 700-750 lbs 124.00-137.50; load 802 lbs 123.30; load fleshy 860 
lbs 120.00.  Medium and Large 1-2 450-500 lbs 160.00-164.00; 700-750 lbs
120.00-126.50, pkg thin 136.75; load 880 lbs 121.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 300-400 lbs 137.00-149.00;
400-475 lbs 131.00-142.00; 500-600 lbs 128.50-138.50; 600-700 lbs 124.50-
131.50; 725-775 lbs 116.00-120.50.  Medium and Large 1-2 350-400 lbs
134.50-139.50; 525-550 lbs 134.00-134.50; pkg 605 lbs 124.50; pkg 755 lbs
114.00.

   Feeder Bulls:    Medium and Large 1 325-375 lbs 150.00-179.00;
450-475 lbs 167.00-168.00; 550-600 lbs 126.50-134.00; 625-650 lbs 117.00-
125.25.

   Slaughter Cows:
          Percent Lean   Av Dressing      Hi Dressing      Lo Dressing     
Breakers  70-80          70.00-75.00      75.25-78.25      62.00-69.00                                                            
                                          Ind 82.00    
Boners    80-85          70.00-75.00      75.25-78.25      62.00-69.00                         
                                                              
Lean      85-90          62.00-67.00      69.25-73.25      52.00-62.00  
                                                                          

   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                                                                       
1525-2225 lbs            84.00-86.50      Ind 93.00        -----------
 Ind 2345 lbs fat        80.25                       

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

0710cst md