Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 08/29/11

Tuesday, August 30, 2011

Receipts:  1413    Week Ago:  1127    Year Ago:  1707     

  Compared to last week, steers and heifers 3.00-5.00 lower, spots 
5.00-7.00 lower on calves.  Demand moderate.  Supply light, near 62 pct
steers and bulls, 23 pct heifers, 15 pct cows and 30 pct feeders mostly
steers over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows steady to 3.00 lower.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1 few pkgs 400-500 lbs 140.00-154.00
500-600 lbs 134.00-145.00; 600-700 lbs 129.50-139.25; pkg and lot 700-
715 lbs 129.00-133.00, pkg 840 lbs 119.00.  Medium and Large 1-2 few pkgs
450-475 lbs 139.00-140.00; pkg 505 lbs 148.00; 550-600 lbs 132.50-136.50;
600-700 lbs 129.50-139.00; 750-800 lbs 122.00-124.25; pkg 835 lbs 123.50,
load 858 lbs 126.50.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 small pkgs 400-500 lbs 127.00-
132.00; 525-550 lbs 125.00-127.50; pkg 627 lbs 122.75.  Medium and Large
1-2 400-500 lbs 125.00-130.00; 500-550 lbs 124.00-129.25, pkg thin 132.50
600-700 lbs 113.25-119.75, pkg thin 128.00; few 700-750 lbs 113.25-116.75

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1 few 445-475 lbs 131.00-145.00;
few 550-550 lbs 125.00-127.50.

   Slaughter Cows:
   Percent Lean     Avg Dressing    High Dressing     Low Dressing     
Breakers  70-80     68.00-73.00      73.00-77.00      65.00-68.00   
                                 few 77.25-79.25     
Boners    80-85     66.00-72.00      72.00-76.00      60.00-66.00    
                                                                
Lean      85-90     59.00-66.00      66.50-71.50      52.00-59.00  
                                 few 72.75-73.75      

   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                                    
1375-1875 lbs       79.00-84.50      86.00-86.50      74.00-77.50
                                                     
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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