Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 04/04/11

Tuesday, April 5, 2011

Receipts:  3200    Week Ago:  1851    Year Ago:  2432     

  Compared to last week, feeder steers and heifers firm to 5.00 higher.
Demand good.  Supply heavy, mostly 350-850 lbs feeders, near 58 pct 
steers and bulls, 32 pct heifers, 10 pct cows and 32 pct feeders over
600 lbs.  Slaughter cows 3.00-5.00 higher.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 167.00-179.00;
400-500 lbs 160.00-170.00; 500-600 lbs 150.50-166.50; 600-700 lbs
142.00-157.00; few 700-775 lbs 133.00-138.00; 800-900 lbs 127.00-136.00
Medium and Large 1-2 500-550 lbs 152.00-164.00; few 700-725 lbs 134.00-
138.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 152.00-162.00;
400-500 lbs 148.00-162.50; 500-600 lbs 132.00-151.50; 600-700 lbs 
129.00-139.00; 700-775 lbs 125.00-131.00; load 805 lbs 122.10.
Medium and Large 1-2 350-400 lbs 152.00-157.00; 400-500 lbs 143.50-
156.50; 500-575 lbs 136.00-147.75; 600-675 lbs 126.00-137.00; 700-
800 lbs 119.50-128.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1 and 1-2  350-400 lbs 155.00-170.00
400-500 lbs 151.00-161.00; 500-550 lbs 142.00-149.00; 600-700 lbs 135.00-
140.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
          Percent Lean   Av Dressing      Hi Dressing      Lo Dressing     
Breakers  70-80          79.00-85.00      85.50-89.50      74.00-79.00      
                                      few 90.75-91.75  
Boners    80-85          78.00-85.00      84.75-89.75      72.00-78.00  
                                    few 89.75-91.75         
Lean      85-90          68.00-78.00      79.75-84.75      57.00-67.00  
                                               shelly/weak 45.00-57.00

   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                                       
1400-2400 lbs            89.75-94.75      95.00-98.75      83.00-87.50
                                                     
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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