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

Tuesday, April 12, 2011

Receipts:  2285    Week Ago:  3213    Year Ago:  3235     

   Compared to last week, steers under 600 lbs steady to firm and over
600 lbs mostly steady.  Heifers steady to 3.00 lower.  Demand moderate
to good.  Supply moderate, mostly 350-750 lbs offerings, near 64 pct
steers and bulls, 26 pct heifers, 10 pct cows and 20 pct feeders over
600 lbs.  Slaughter cows 2.00-4.00 lower.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1 pkg 308 lbs 187.00; 350-400 lbs
170.00-176.00; 400-500 lbs 161.00-177.00; 500-600 lbs 154.00-161.50, pot-
load blacks value-added 595 lbs 163.60; 600-625 lbs 147.50-155.25; few
700-775 lbs 131.00-136.00; load blacks 815 lbs 129.00.  Medium and Large 
1-2 few 310-370 lbs 170.00-181.00; 425-500 lbs 157.00-170.00; 500-600 lbs
150.00-165.00; 600-675 lbs 140.00-154.00; few 720-770 lbs 131.00-137.75;
load 865 lbs 127.75.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 325-400 lbs 153.00-159.00;
400-500 lbs 145.00-157.00; few 500-550 lbs 144.50-150.00; few 600-650 lbs
128.50-132.50; pkg 702 lbs 127.50.  Medium and Large 1-2 400-500 lbs
139.00-149.00, thin 350-425 lbs 155.00-165.00; 500-600 lbs 138.00-146.25,
pkg thin 501 lbs 153.75; 600-700 lbs 122.00-138.75.

   Feeder Bulls:   Medium and Large 1 and 1-2 400-500 lbs 153.00-171.00
500-600 lbs 140.00-156.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
          Percent Lean   Av Dressing      Hi Dressing      Lo Dressing     
Breakers  70-80          76.00-82.00      82.25-87.25      75.00-76.00      
                                                       
Boners    80-85          76.00-82.00      82.00-87.00      74.00-76.00    
                                                              
Lean      85-90          65.00-75.00      76.75-81.75      55.00-65.00  
                                                few shelly 50.00-55.00  

   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                                       
1375-1975 lbs            84.50-91.50      93.75-98.25      78.00-82.50
                                                     
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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