Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 08/08/11

Tuesday, August 9, 2011

Receipts:  759    Week Ago:  501    Year Ago:  6 

   Compared to last week, not enough feeders for adequate price test,
except 550-700 lbs steers steady to 4.00 lower.  Demand moderate.
Supply light, near 70 pct steers and bulls, 20 pct heifers, 10 pct
cows and 37 pct feeders mostly steers over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows
mostly steady.

   Feeder Steers:   Medium and Large 1 two pkgs 350-385 lbs 155.00-156.00
pkg 540 lbs 144.75; 550-600 lbs 134.00-142.00; 650-690 lbs 136.75-139.85
part-load 937 lbs 119.85.  Medium and Large 1-2 few pkgs 425-475 lbs 
147.00-159.00; few 600-650 lbs 132.00-135.50.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 few pkgs 350-400 lbs 131.00-141.00
500-525 lbs 130.50-133.25; two pkgs 550-635 lbs 133.75-134.00.
Medium and Large 1-2 two pkgs 475-500 lbs 131.00-132.00; few 550-600 lbs
123.00-126.00, pkg 645 lbs 130.50; few 700-720 lbs 115.50-188.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1 pkg 405 lbs 154.00; few 525-550 lbs
127.50-132.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
   Percent Lean     Av Dressing      Hi Dressing      Lo Dressing     
Breakers  70-80     69.25-72.25  few 75.75-78.75      -----------   
Boners    80-85     69.00-72.25      Ind 75.50        -----------  
Lean      85-90     58.00-65.00  few 66.50-69.50      52.50-57.50  

   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2  
1350-1950 lbs   few 78.75-81.75      ----------       69.25-76.25
                                                     
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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