Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 01/23/12

Tuesday, January 24, 2012

Receipts:  1659    Week Ago:  2305    Year Ago:  373 (snow)

  Compared to last week, steers under 650 lbs firm to 5.00 higher and heifers
under 600 lbs firm to 3.00 higher, steers over 650 lbs and heifers over 600 lbs
mostly steady.  Demand good.  Supply light to moderate, mostly 400-800 lbs 
offerings, near 56 pct steers and bulls, 33 pct heifers, 11 pct cows and 24 pct
feeders over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows 3.00-5.00 higher.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1 pkg 345 lbs 204.00; two pkgs 370-440 lbs
194.00-196.00; 450-500 lbs 185.00-189.00; 500-550 lbs 175.00-189.00; 550-600 lbs
169.50-182.25; 600-625 lbs 157.00-165.00; few pkgs 730-735 lbs 143.00-145.50;
part-load 795 lbs 46.60; two lots 800-835 lbs 148.10-149.20.  Medium and Large 
1-2 400-475 lbs 175.00-187.00; 500-600 lbs 156.00-177.00; 625-700 lbs 144.00-
162.50; load value-added 670 lbs 155.50; few pkgs 700-715 lbs 138.00-142.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 pkg 327 lbs 181.00; few pkgs 375-400 lbs
167.00-177.00; few 400-450 lbs 168.50-172.00; 450-500 lbs 157.00-160.50; 500-550
lbs 155.00-160.00; 550-600 lbs 147.00-157.00; few 625-635 lbs 145.00-145.75; few
700-750 lbs 138.00.  Medium and Large 1-2 two pkgs thin 350-400 lbs 176.00-
181.50; 450-500 lbs 149.00-159.00, few thin 163.00-173.00; thin 525-550 lbs
158.50-159.00; 550-575 lbs 145.00-157.00; few 600-650 lbs 135.00-145.00; pkg
750 lbs 132.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1 and 1-2 425-475 lbs 171.00-179.00;
500-535 lbs 164.00-167.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
   Percent Lean     Avg Dressing     High Dressing    Low Dressing     
Breakers  70-80     70.00-77.00      77.00-85.00      65.00-70.00         
Boners    80-85     70.00-75.00      75.00-77.50      63.50-68.50        
Lean      85-90     60.00-67.00      67.00-75.00      50.00-58.00  
                                 few 75.00-77.25      36.00-46.00 shelly/weak

   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                               
1450-1850 lbs   few 93.00-95.00      Ind 97.50        85.50-90.50
                                                     
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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