Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 03/14/11

Tuesday, March 15, 2011

Receipts:  2233       Week Ago:  1873      Year Ago:  2077     

  Compared to last week, steers and heifers firm to 5.00 higher.
Demand moderate to good.  Supply moderate, mostly 350-750 lbs offerings,
near 54 pct steers and bulls, 36 pct heifers, 10 pct cows and 36 pct
feeders over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows firm to 2.00 higher.

   Feeder Steers:   Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 164.00-176.00;
400-500 lbs 161.00-171.00; 500-600 lbs 148.50-161.00, two pkgs fleshy/
unweaned 550-600 lbs 130.00-140.00; 600-700 lbs 139.75-152.50; several
700-750 lbs 132.00-137.00.  Medium and Large 1-2 few 475-500 lbs 159.00-
163.00; 550-600 lbs 138.00-154.25; 625-675 lbs 132.50-143.25; two pkgs
725 lbs 129.75-134.00; lot and load near 900 lbs 118.50-119.20.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 143.00-151.00;
400-500 lbs 138.00-147.00, pkg fancy 412 lbs 154.00, few pkgs fleshy/
unweaned 425-500 lbs 129.00-134.00; 500-600 lbs 130.50-146.00; 600-700
lbs 122.00-132.00, pkg 615 lbs 135.00; 700-750 lbs 122.00-126.00.
Medium and Large 1-2 400-500 lbs 131.00-142.00; 500-600 lbs 129.50-144.00
600-700 lbs 122.00-128.00; load 803 lbs 118.40.

   Feeder Bulls:    Medium and Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 142.00-169.00;
525-600 lbs 133.00-136.00; 600-650 lbs 127.00-129.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
          Percent Lean   Av Dressing      Hi Dressing      Lo Dressing     
Breakers  70-80          69.00-75.00      77.25-80.25      65.25-70.00                                                            
                                          Ind 88.00    
Boners    80-85          70.00-77.00      77.50-81.50      64.75-69.75                         
                                                              
Lean      85-90          62.00-72.00      72.00-79.00      52.00-62.00  
                                      few 79.50-85.50                    

   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                                                                       
1475-1975 lbs            80.00-89.00  few 89.50-94.00      73.25-75.25
                                                     

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

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