Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 10/17/11

Tuesday, October 18, 2011

Receipts:  1691    Week Ago:  1765    Year Ago:  1305      

   Compared to last week, feeder steers under 700 lbs steady to 3.00 higher
except for 500 to 600 lb steers 6.00 to 7.00 higher and steers over 700 lbs
sold on a higher undertone, feeder heifers 1.00 to 5.00 higher. Demand good.
Supply moderate. Good quality consignments in todays auction. Feeder offerings
around 64 percent steers and bulls and 36 percent heifers. Offerings over 600
lbs around 54 percent. Cows around 12 percent. Slaughter cows mostly steady.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  400-500 lbs 143.00-156.00; pkg fancy
458 lbs 161.00; 500-600 lbs 138.00-149.00; few fancy 558-598 lbs 151.00-152.00; 
pkg value added 550 lbs 152.00; 600-650 lbs 135.00-147.00; pkg fancy 617 lbs
151.50; 650-700 lbs 135.00-146.00; pkg thin fleshed 676 lbs 148.50; 700-800 lbs
135.00-147.50; 800-900 lbs 134.00-139.00. Medium And Large 1-2  450-500 lbs
131.00-141.00; 500-600 lbs 120.00-139.00; 650-700 lbs 133.00-135.00; 700-725
lbs 120.00-129.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 137.00-157.00; 400-500 lbs
131.00-146.00; 500-600 lbs 126.00-139.00; 600-700 lbs 125.00-136.75; 700-800
lbs 129.00-136.50; full load 820 lbs 127.50. Medium And Large 1-2  300-400 lbs    
135.00-140.00; 400-500 lbs 122.00-133.50; 500-600 lbs 121.50-131.00; 600-700
lbs 116.00-124.00; 700-725 lbs 114.00-124.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 141.00-169.00; 450-500 lbs
131.00-136.00; 500-600 lbs 126.00-134.00; 600-625 lbs 123.00-130.00. Medium
and Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 100.00-137.00; pkg 645 lbs 125.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
   Percent Lean     Avg Dressing     High Dressing    Low Dressing     
Breakers  70-80     61.25-64.50      66.75-69.75      51.75-59.50
                     Few outstanding 70.50-72.75       
Boners    80-85     58.00-63.25      63.50-69.50      49.50-57.75
                     Few outstanding 70.00-75.00           
Lean      85-90     53.00-59.25      60.00-66.50      42.00-51.50
                                               Shelly 32.50-39.50  

   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                                  
1090-2195 lbs       70.25-76.50      77.25-82.50      64.00-69.00      
                                                     
Source:  MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Kingdom City, MO
         Brian K. Fleischmann, 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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