Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for 04/25/2011

Wednesday, April 27, 2011

Receipts:  897    Last Week:  2496    Year Ago:  1748
 
   Compared to last week, feeder steers 4.00 to 6.00 lower except for 600- 
650 lbs 7.00 higher and feeder heifers steady to 4.00 lower. Demand moderate.  
Supply light. Feeder offerings around 57 percent steers and bulls and 43
percent heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs around 50 percent. Cows around 18
percent. Slaughter cows mostly steady.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1 350-400 lbs 159.00-169.00; 400-500 lbs 
160.50-168.50; 500-600 lbs 140.00-153.50; 600-700 lbs 137.00-155.75; 700-
800 lbs 125.50-135.25. Medium And Large 1-2 350-400 lbs 159.00-161.00; 450-  
500 lbs 140.25-153.00; 500-600 lbs 126.00-142.50; 600-700 lbs 129.50-135.50. 

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 151.00-161.00; 400-500 lbs
144.00-154.00; 500-550 lbs 137.00-145.00; 600-700 lbs 126.00-132.75; pkg
Fleshy 840 lbs 108.50. Medium And Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 129.00-148.00; 400-
500 lbs 135.00-148.00; 500-600 lbs 118.00-135.50; 600-700 lbs 115.00-123.00;
700-800 lbs 110.00-118.90.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1  400-450 lbs 146.00-158.00; 500-600 lbs 
124.00-133.50; pkg 635 lbs 110.00.
 
   Slaughter Cows:
          Pct Lean    Avg Dressing    Hi Dressing    Lo Dressing
Breaking     70-80    76.50-81.25     85.25-91.25    72.00-76.25
Boning       80-85    75.75-81.25     82.00-87.25    66.50-73.75
                                  Few 88.25-90.50
Lean         85-90    62.75-70.25     71.50-79.25    50.00-61.00
                                  Few 80.25-85.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2   
1175-1945 lbs         80.00-85.75     92.75-97.50    65.00-77.25  
   
Source:  MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service
         Brian K. Fleischmann, Market Reporter, 573-751-5618
         24 Hour Market Report 1-573-522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS153.txt
 
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