Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 01/02/12

Tuesday, January 3, 2012

Receipts:  2135    Week Ago: No Sale    Year Ago:  2193     

   Compared to two weeks ago, steers and heifers firm to 5.00 higher, spots
5.00-10.00 higher on calves.  Demand good.  Supply moderate, mostly 450-850 lbs
feeders, near 68 pct steers, 20 pct heifers, 12 pct cows and 48 pct mostly
steers over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows firm to 5.00 higher.

   Feeder Steers:   Medium and Large 1 small pkgs 400-500 lbs 168.00-178.00,
pkg 455 lbs 181.00; 500-600 lbs 153.00-167.00, pkg 530 lbs 170.50; several
600-650 lbs 150.00-154.50; 650-700 lbs 143.00-153.00; 700-750 lbs 142.50-152.20;
750-800 lbs 143.00-147.00; pot-load 860 lbs 140.10.  Medium and Large 1-2
load 713 lbs 139.75; 800-835 lbs 138.50-141.40.  Medium 1-2 pkg 695 lbs 146.50
pkg 777 lbs 140.75.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 pkg 367 lbs 158.00; few pkgs 400-450 lbs
154.00-154.50; 450-500 lbs 138.00-148.00; 500-600 lbs 136.00-146.50; 600-700 lbs
135.00-140.00; 700-725 lbs 134.50-138.25; lot 817 lbs 128.50.  Medium and Large 
1-2 400-450 lbs 143.00-148.00; 500-575 lbs 133.00-142.50; 600-700 lbs 131.00-
135.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1 pkg 449 lbs 160.00.  Medium and Large 1-2
pkg 505 lbs 135.00; two pkgs 600-675 lbs 123.50-125.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
   Percent Lean     Av Dressing      Hi Dressing      Lo Dressing     
Breakers  70-80     69.00-74.00      74.00-79.00      60.00-69.00     
                                 few 79.00-81.25  
Boners    80-85     68.00-73.00      73.00-78.00      60.00-68.00     
                                                         
Lean      85-90     57.00-62.00      62.00-67.00      50.00-56.00  
                                 few 68.00-73.00                   
   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                                
1300-2000 lbs       75.25-85.25  few 88.50-92.50      67.00-75.00
                                                     
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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