Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 05/28/12

Tuesday, May 29, 2012

Receipts:  612     Week Ago:  1705    Year Ago:  801        

  Compared to last week, light supply of feeders not well tested, except
650-700 lbs steers mostly steady.  Demand moderate.  Supply light, near 70 pct
steers and bulls, 10 pct heifers, 20 pct cows and 40 pct mostly steers over
600 lbs.  Slaughter cows mostly steady.

   Feeder Steers:   Medium and Large 1 couple pot-loads value/added 650-675 lbs
170.25-173.00.  Medium and Large 1-2 pkg 445 lbs 197.00; three pkgs 490-520 lbs
180.00-187.50; three pkgs 595-645 lbs 160.50-167.50; part/load 675 lbs 169.75;
pkg and lot 730-735 lbs 145.25-160.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1-2 few pkgs 450-475 lbs 165.00-165.50;
lot 719 lbs 145.00; pkg 807 lbs 126.50.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2 few 350-400 lbs 200.00-208.00; few pkgs
400-500 lbs 187.50-200.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
   Percent Lean     Avg Dressing     High Dressing    Low Dressing     
Breakers  70-80     85.50-90.50      91.00-93.50      82.50-85.50           
Boners    80-85     84.00-89.00      ------------     77.50-82.50   
Lean      85-90     82.50-87.50      88.50-94.50      75.00-81.00  
                                                                              
   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                               
1525-2175 lbs       108.00-113.00    Ind 116.50       101.50-105.50
                                               
      
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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