Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 08/22/11

Tuesday, August 23, 2011

Receipts:  1127    Week Ago:  1499    Year Ago:  1187     

   Compared to last week, steers 1.00-3.00 lower and heifers mostly
steady.  Demand moderate to good.  Supply light, near 50 pct steers
and bulls, 37 pct heifers, 13 pct cows and 30 pct feeders over 600 lbs.
Slaughter cows steady to firm.

   Feeder Steers:   Medium and Large 1 few 300-400 lbs 150.00-156.00;
two pkgs 475-485 lbs 154.00-155.00; few 500-525 lbs 147.00-152.00;
550-600 lbs 140.00-144.50; 650-700 lbs 130.00-140.00; pkg 735 lbs 128.00
Medium and Large 1-2 pkg 390 lbs 153.00; few 475-500 lbs 146.00-154.00;
600-700 lbs 128.00-142.00; few 775-800 lbs 120.00-124.50.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 few 350-375 lbs 143.00-144.00;
few 410-460 lbs 137.00-140.00; 500-600 lbs 133.00-136.50; 600-675 lbs
130.00-132.25.  Medium and Large 1-2 few 350-450 lbs 130.00-135.00;
500-600 lbs 130.00-134.00; 600-700 lbs 127.50-131.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1 and 1-2 pkg 415 lbs 161.00; two
pkgs 475-500 lbs 136.00-136.50; 500-600 lbs 123.00-125.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
   Percent Lean     Avg Dressing     High Dressing    Low Dressing     
Breakers  70-80     68.00-73.00      75.00-80.00      65.00-68.00     
                                 few 80.00-83.00     
Boners    80-85     68.00-73.00      73.00-77.00      65.00-68.00   
                                     Ind 80.25                  
Lean      85-90     60.00-65.00      65.00-70.00      55.00-60.00  
                                 few 72.00-77.50      

   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                               
1400-1975 lbs       79.00-84.00      85.25-85.75      -----------
                                                     
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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