Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 05/16/11

Tuesday, May 17, 2011

Receipts:  1597       Week Ago:  1522      Year Ago:  1885     

  Compared to last week, steers under 600 lbs mostly steady and over 600
lbs steady to 2.00 lower.  Heifers under 600 lbs firm to 2.00 higher, 
spots 3.00-7.00 higher on 400-450 lbs and over 600 lbs not well tested.
Demand moderate to good.  Supply light, mostly 350-650 lbs offerings,
near 64 pct steers and bulls, 24 pct heifers, 12 pct cows and 24 pct
feeders mostly steers over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows weak to 3.00 lower

   Feeder Steers:   Medium and Large 1 lot 380 lbs 173.00; 425-500 lbs
155.00-165.00; 500-575 lbs 143.00-157.00; 600-675 lbs 132.00-139.00,
pkg thin 142.00; pkg 775 lbs 128.50; load 918 lbs 119.90.  Medium and
Large 1-2 400-475 lbs 151.00-158.00; 550-600 lbs 137.00-140.00; 600-675
lbs 134.00-137.25; lot 930 lbs 114.50.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 350-400 lbs 149.00-154.00;
400-500 lbs 135.00-145.00, few fancy 400-425 lbs 147.00-151.00; 500-525
lbs 140.50-140.75; pkg fleshy 612 lbs 122.00.  Medium and Large 1-2
400-500 lbs 130.00-138.00; pkg thin 522 lbs 141.00; 550-600 lbs 128.00-
133.50; few 600-700 lbs 126.00-129.00.

   Feeder Bulls:    Medium and Large 1 pkg 387 lbs 154.50; 425-500 lbs
145.00-156.00; pkg 565 lbs 139.50.  Medium and Large 1-2 pkg 325 lbs 
159.00; 400-500 lbs 140.00-148.00; 500-550 lbs 138.00-140.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
          Percent Lean   Av Dressing      Hi Dressing      Lo Dressing     
Breakers  70-80          72.00-80.25      80.25-85.25      -----------         
                                      few 85.25-88.75  
Boners    80-85          72.00-80.25      80.25-85.25      -----------      
                                                              
Lean      85-90          62.75-72.75      72.75-77.75      52.00-62.00  
                                      few 80.25-82.25  few 30.00-50.00 

   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                                     
1375-1900 lbs            91.00-97.00      ------------     77.00-85.00
                                                     
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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