Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 01/30/12

Tuesday, January 31, 2012

Receipts:  1860    Week Ago:  1659    Year Ago:  2180       

   Compared to last week, steers and heifers firm to 5.00 higher.  Demand good
to moderate.  Supply moderate, mostly 450-850 lbs offerings, near 63 pct steers
and bulls, 27 pct heifers, 10 pct cows and 32 pct feeders over mostly steers
over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows 3.00-5.00 higher.

   Feeder Steers:   Medium and Large 1 few 350-400 lbs 195.00-206.00; 400-500
lbs 188.00-198.00, pkg 445 lbs 200.00; 500-600 lbs 172.00-191.00; 600-700 lbs
157.00-170.50; 700-750 lbs 143.00-149.00; five loads 800-850 lbs 148.50-150.50.
Medium and Large 1-2 few 400-475 lbs 185.00-195.00; 500-550 lbs 171.00-191.00;
550-600 lbs 165.50-182.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 350-400 lbs 165.00-180.00; 400-500 lbs
160.00-172.50; 500-575 lbs 155.00-165.50; 600-650 lbs 152.00-158.00, few fleshy
146.00-149.00.  Medium and Large 1-2 350-400 lbs 164.00-172.00; 400-500 lbs
157.00-169.00; few 500-550 lbs 157.00-159.00; few 675-700 lbs 148.00-149.50.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1 few 300-375 lbs 199.00-210.00; 400-450 lbs
179.00-195.00; pkg 498 lbs 163.50; pkg 540 lbs 159.50.

   Slaughter Cows:
   Percent Lean     Av Dressing      Hi Dressing      Lo Dressing     
Breakers  70-80     75.00-80.00      80.00-85.00      -----------                                                           
                         outstanding 86.00-91.00
Boners    80-85     73.00-78.00      78.00-83.00      67.50-72.50                         
                                 few 83.50-86.50         
Lean      85-90     65.00-70.00      70.00-75.00      60.00-65.00  
                                 few 77.50-82.50  few 50.00-60.00              
   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                                                                       
1450-2050 lbs       91.50-96.50      97.50-102.25     -----------
                                                     
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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