Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 05/14/12

Tuesday, May 15, 2012

Receipts:  1597    Week Ago:  1535    Year Ago:  1597      

   Compared to last week, feeder steers and heifers steady to 2.00 higher.
Demand good. Supply moderate. Feeder offerings around 77 percent steers and
bulls and 23 percent heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs around 49 percent. Several
full loads of good quality yearling cattle in today’s auction. Cows around 9
percent. Slaughter cows steady to 1.00 higher.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 208.00-216.00; 400-450 lbs
195.00-204.00; pkg fancy 415 lbs 210.00; 450-500 lbs 188.00-199.00; 500-550 lbs
179.00-186.00; pkg fancy 530 lbs 190.00; 550-600 lbs 172.00-177.00; pkg fleshy
557 lbs 167.00; 600-700 lbs 159.00-172.80; 800-900 lbs 138.00-146.60. Medium
And Large 1-2  450-500 lbs 176.00-181.00; 500-600 lbs 161.50-177.50; 600-700
Lbs 146.00-160.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 173.00-184.00; 400-500 lbs
167.00-177.50; 500-600 lbs 161.00-169.25; 600-650 lbs 150.00-155.50; 700-800
Lbs 129.00-134.00. Medium And Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 159.50-169.00; 500-600 lbs
147.00-159.00; pkg 637 lbs 138.75.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1  400-500 lbs 178.00-201.50; 500-515 lbs
175.00-176.00; pkg 656 lbs 145.75. Medium And Large 1-2  pkg 566 lbs 145.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
   Percent Lean     Av Dressing      Hi Dressing      Lo Dressing     
Breakers  70-80     87.50-90.00      92.00-98.50      78.00-82.00       
Boners    80-85     82.00-89.00      90.00-96.00      76.50-80.50           
Lean      85-90     81.00-87.50      89.00-94.50      73.00-79.50
                                 Ind 97.00     Shelly 62.00-70.00  

   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                                  
1150-2055 lbs       107.00-112.00    112.50-118.00    97.50-106.50      
                                                     
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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