Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 06/04/12

Tuesday, June 5, 2012

Receipts:  2616    Week Ago:  612     Year Ago:  1121       

  Compared to two weeks ago, steers and heifers mostly steady, spots 2.00-3.00
higher on 600-650 lbs steers and 500-525 lhs heifers.  Demand moderate to good.
Supply heavy, mostly 400-700 lbs offerings, near 58 pct steers and bulls, 32 pct
heifers, 10 pct cows and 22 pct feeders over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows compared
to last week sale weak to 2.00 lower.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1 few 350-400 lbs 201.00-208.00; 400-500 
lbs 190.00-209.00, pkg thin 214.00; 500-600 lbs 173.50-203.00; 600-650 lbs 
166.50-177.50; pkg and lot 830-845 lbs 145.50-150.40; three pot-loads 850-890
lbs 145.00-149.00.  Medium and Large 1-2 few 375-400 lbs 192.00-197.00; 400-475
lbs 192.00-203.00; 500-600 lbs 166.00-197.00; 600-650 lbs 163.50-173.75; few 700
725 lbs 161.50-165.50.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 few 350-400 lbs 172.00-186.00; 400-500
lbs 165.00-177.00, pkg thin 183.00; 500-600 lbs 164.50-176.25; lot 690 lbs
151.25.  Medium and Large 1-2 few 350-400 lbs 167.00-174.00; 400-500 lbs 158.00-
170.50; 500-600 lbs 158.00-169.50, pkg thin 176.50; 600-700 lbs 144.50-164.00

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1 and 1-2 pkg 435 lbs 196.00; 450-475 lbs
178.00-186.00; 550-575 lbs 163.75-164.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
   Percent Lean     Avg Dressing     High Dressing    Low Dressing     
Breakers  70-80     83.50-88.50      89.00-94.00      79.50-83.00         
Boners    80-85     82.50-87.50      87.00-92.00      77.00-82.00        
Lean      85-90     81.50-86.50      87.00-92.00      72.00-79.00  
                           few gaunt 92.00-98.00  few 62.00-72.00 shelly/weak 

   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                                    
1250-1950 lbs       111.00-114.50    -----------      100.00-107.00
                                               
      
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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