Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 01/16/12

Tuesday, January 17, 2012

Receipts:  2305    Week Ago:  2785    Year Ago:  2117     

   Compared to last week, steers and heifers steady to firm, spots 3.00-5.00
higher on 500-600 lbs steers and 2.00-4.00 higher on 450-550 lbs heifers.
Demand good.  Supply moderate, mostly weaned 450-850 lbs feeders with shots,
near 64 pct steers and bulls, 26 pct heifers, 10 pct cows and 40 pct feeders
over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows steady to firm.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1 few 400-450 lbs 185.00-191.00; 450-500
lbs 173.00-182.00; 500-600 lbs 165.50-179.50, thin 500-550 lbs 180.00-184.00;
several 600-700 lbs 153.25-161.25; lot fancy 702 lbs 156.25; few 750-800 lbs
140.00-143.00.  Medium and Large 1-2 550-600 lbs 161.50-171.00; 600-675 lbs
147.00-149.50; two loads 860-900 lbs 141.60-141.85; load 925 lbs 138.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 pkg 375 lbs 167.00; 400-500 lbs 155.00-
165.00, thin 165.00-168.00; 500-600 lbs 145.00-160.00; 600-675 lbs 141.00-146.00
few 700-725 lbs 135.50-138.50; load 801 lbs 133.25.  Medium and Large 1-2
450-500 lbs 146.00-156.00; 500-575 lbs 134.00-150.00; 800-850 lbs 124.50-131.50

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1 few 400-450 lbs 176.00-188.00; 450-500 lbs
171.00-179.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
   Percent Lean     Avg Dressing    High Dressing    Low Dressing     
Breakers  70-80     67.00-72.00     72.00-77.00      56.50-66.50                
                                    Ind 81.50    
Boners    80-85     67.00-72.00     72.00-77.00      56.50-66.50             
Lean      85-90     57.00-64.00     64.00-69.00      46.00-56.00  
                                few 69.00-71.00  few 40.00-46.00 shelly/weak

   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                                       
1350-2250 lbs       84.00-89.00     93.00-97.75      79.00-81.50
                                                     
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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