Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 03/07/11

Tuesday, March 8, 2011

Receipts:  1873       Week Ago:  1492      Year Ago:  3179     

  Compared to last week, steers mostly steady, spots 1.00-2.00 lower on
550-650 lbs and heifers firm to 2.00 higher.  Demand moderate to good.
Supply moderate, mostly 450-750 lbs offerings, near 60 pct steers and
bulls, 33 pct heifers, 7 pct cows and 35 pct feeders over 600 lbs.
Slaughter cows boner and breaker steady to 2.00 lower and lean steady to
firm.

   Feeder Steers:   Medium and Large 1 small pkgs 400-500 lbs 150.00-
170.00; 500-600 lbs 140.00-160.00; 600-700 lbs 125.00-143.50; several
700-750 lbs 127.60-136.25.  Medium and Large 1-2 few 450-500 lbs 150.00-
153.00; 550-600 lbs 135.00-142.00; 700-725 lbs 120.00-127.50.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 pkg thin 345 lbs 157.50; small
pkgs 350-400 lbs 132.00-142.00; 400-500 lbs 125.00-142.00; 500-600 lbs
129.00-141.00; several 600-650 lbs 124.50-133.00.  Medium and Large 1-2
few 350-400 lbs 135.00-142.00; 425-525 lbs 130.00; 600-625 lbs 123.50-
127.50.

   Feeder Bulls:    Medium and Large 1 and 1-2 small pkgs 425-500 lbs
140.00-154.00; 500-600 lbs 125.00-138.00; 600-700 lbs 121.00-129.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
          Percent Lean   Av Dressing      Hi Dressing      Lo Dressing     
Breakers  70-80          68.00-75.00      75.00-80.00      64.50-69.50                                                            
                                                       
Boners    80-85          68.00-75.00      75.00-78.00      62.00-68.00                         
                                                              
Lean      85-90          62.00-70.00      70.00-75.00      52.00-62.00  
                                                                          

   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                                                                       
1500-2025 lbs            82.25-88.25      90.00-96.25      81.00-81.75
                                                     

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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