Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center : Slaughter Cattle Auction for 05/02/11

Tuesday, May 3, 2011

Receipts:  27    Week ago:  28    Year Ago:  58     

   Compared to last week, light supply of slaughter steers and heifers
steady to firm.

  Slaughter steers:  (15 head)
few Select and Choice 2-3 1200-1300 lbs 114.25-117.25
         few low dressing 1100-1300 lbs 109.00-112.00

  Slaughter heifers: (12 head)
pkg Choice 2-3 1120 lbs 115.50       
few Select and Low Choice 2-4 1100-1200 lbs 105.00-111.00 low dressing

Source:  MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Kingdom City, MO
         Roger Parker, Market Reporter  573-751-5618
         24 hour recorded report 573-522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS133.txt

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