Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 04/16/12

Tuesday, April 17, 2012

Receipts:  1256    Week Ago:  766    Year Ago:  2496      

   Compared to last week, feeder steers 2.00 to 6.00 higher and feeder heifers
3.00 to 8.00 higher. Demand good. Supply light. Feeder offerings around 67
Percent steers and bulls and 33 percent heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs around
34 percent. Cows around 16 percent. Slaughter cows 2.00 to 5.00 higher.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 253 lbs 225.00; 300-400 lbs 198.50-
223.00; 400-450 lbs 194.00-210.00; pkg value added 413 lbs 217.00; 450-500 lbs
190.00-200.00; 500-550 lbs 174.00-187.50; pkg fancy 503 lbs 191.25; 550-600 lbs
165.00-175.50; 600-700 lbs 157.00-166.00; pkg 728 lbs 160.00; 800-850 lbs 136.75
-140.50. Medium And Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 179.00-190.00; 500-600 lbs 162.25-
174.50; 650-700 lbs 143.50-150.00; pkg 730 lbs 142.50.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 179.00-196.00; 400-500 lbs
167.00-179.00; 500-600 lbs 150.50-176.00; 600-700 lbs 138.00-165.00; 700-725 lbs
130.00-134.75. Medium And Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 173.00-184.00; 400-500 lbs  
155.00-169.00; 500-600 lbs 141.00-158.00; 600-610 lbs 134.50-148.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 204.00-215.00; 400-500 lbs
177.00-203.00; 500-600 lbs 161.50-186.00; 660-665 lbs 146.50-150.25. Medium And
Large 1-2  pkg thin fleshed 451 lbs 198.00; 550-600 lbs 144.00-163.00; pkg thin
Fleshed 604 lbs 162.25; pkg 715 lbs 146.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
   Percent Lean     Av Dressing      Hi Dressing      Lo Dressing     
Breakers  70-80     83.00-88.75      89.50-92.00      -----------       
Boners    80-85     84.50-90.75      91.00-95.50      77.50-83.25           
Lean      85-90     82.50-89.25      91.50-96.50      72.00-80.00
                                               Shelly 62.50-71.00  

   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                                  
1205-1885 lbs       100.00-102.50    105.00-107.00    95.00-99.75      
                                                     
Source:  MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Kingdom City, MO
         Brian K. Fleischmann, 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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