Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 12/05/11

Tuesday, December 6, 2011

Receipts:  2342    Week Ago:  1510    Year Ago:  2470     

  Compared to last week, steers and heifers firm to 5.00 higher.  Demand
moderate to good.  Supply moderate, mostly 450-750 lbs feeders, near 59 pct
steers and bulls, 28 pct heifers, 13 pct cows and 16 pct feeders mostly steers
over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows mostly steady.

   Feeder Steers:   Medium and Large 1 few 400-425 lbs 163.00-175.00; 450-500
lbs 159.00-170.00; 500-550 lbs 154.00-162.50; 550-600 lbs 145.00-159.25; 600-
675 lbs 145.00-154.00, fancy 154.50-158.50; 700-800 lbs 139.00-143.50.
Medium and Large 1-2 few 350-400 lbs 157.00-165.50; 500-600 lbs 139.00-154.00;
600-650 lbs 129.50-142.50.  Medium 1-2 550-600 lbs 128.00-136.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 few 375-400 lbs 151.50-154.50; 400-450
lbs 144.00-154.00; 450-500 lbs 137.00-145.50; 500-575 lbs 132.00-139.50; few
600-700 lbs 132.00-138.00.  Medium and Large 1-2 few thin 350-400 lbs 152.50-
154.00; 450-475 lbs 129.50-138.00; 525-550 lbs 121.00-130.50; few 650-725 lbs
128.00-130.00.  Medium 1 450-550 lbs 125.00-135.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1 pkg 385 lbs 168.00; 400-500 lbs 142.00-
153.00; 500-575 lbs 131.00-145.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
   Percent Lean     Av Dressing      Hi Dressing      Lo Dressing  
Breakers  70-80     62.00-67.00      67.00-72.00      55.00-62.00  
                                 few 72.00-77.00  
Boners    80-85     60.00-65.00      65.00-70.00      50.00-60.00  
Lean      85-90     54.50-60.00      60.00-65.00      43.00-53.00  
 
   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2              
1400-2200 lbs       72.50-77.50      77.50-79.50      67.50-72.00
 
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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