Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 10/03/11

Tuesday, October 4, 2011

Receipts:  1730    Week Ago:  1545    Year Ago:  1906  

  Compared to last week, steers mostly steady and heifers steady to firm
spots 3.00-5.00 higher on 350-425 lbs.  Demand moderate. Supply moderate,
mostly 350-750 lbs feeders, near 49 pct steers and bulls, 36 pct heifers,
15 pct cows and 19 pct feeders over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows mostly 
steady to 1.00 lower.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1 few pkgs 375-400 lbs 158.00-159.00
425-500 lbs 146.00-156.00, few fleshy/unweaned 475-500 lbs 143.00-145.00
500-600 lbs 138.00-148.25; 600-650 lbs 137.50-145.00; few 720-740 lbs
138.50-139.00; few 760-770 lbs 131.00-135.50; pot-load 828 lbs 134.75.  
Medium and Large 1-2 500-600 lbs 137.00-145.50; 650-700 lbs 136.50-137.00
few 700-775 lbs 127.00-130.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 350-400 lbs 137.00-146.00;
400-500 lbs 132.50-144.00, few fleshy/unweaned 450-500 lbs 123.00-127.50;
500-600 lbs 126.50-132.50, lot unweaned 560 lbs 124.50; 600-650 lbs
127.00-133.50, pkg and lot 745-755 lbs 125.25-125.50.  Medium and Large
1-2 525-600 lbs 127.00-130.00, pkg thin 132.50.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1 few 350-400 lbs 148.00-161.00;
400-500 lbs 133.00-148.00, pkg 405 lbs 155.00; 500-550 lbs 129.00-139.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
   Percent Lean     Av Dressing      Hi Dressing      Lo Dressing     
Breakers  70-80     58.00-64.00      64.00-69.00      53.00-58.00     
                                 few 69.25-72.25       
Boners    80-85     57.00-64.00      64.00-68.00      52.00-57.00     
                                 few 68.00-71.00         
Lean      85-90     52.00-57.00      57.00-62.00      44.00-52.00  
                                                      34.00-44.00 

   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                  
1450-2100 lbs       72.50-77.50      Ind 79.00        67.25-68.75


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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