Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 07/23/12

Tuesday, July 24, 2012

Receipts:  1007    Week Ago:  1033    Year Ago:  667        

  Compared to last week, steers and heifers 400-600 lbs 5.00-10.00 lower and
over 600 lbs weak to 5.00 lower.  Demand light to moderate.  Supply light,
mostly 450-750 lbs offerings, near 49 pct steers and bulls, 27 pct heifers,
24 pct cows and 20 pct feeders over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows 3.00-6.00 lower.

   Feeder Steers:   Medium and Large 1 two pkgs 375-380 lbs 147.00-153.00;
pkg and lot 435-450 lbs 132.00-138.50; 500-600 lbs 128.50-136.50; 625-650 lbs
127.00-128.25; 700-750 lbs 128.00-129.00.  Medium and Large 1-2 pkg 354 lbs
140.00; 550-575 lbs 127.00-131.00; 600-700 lbs 124.00-128.00, pkg thin 133.50;
lot 711 lbs 124.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 few pkgs 350-400 lbs 125.00-132.00;
400-500 lbs 123.00-128.00; few 500-525 lbs 120.00-124.00; pkg and lot 625-675 
lbs 124.50-125.50.  Medium and Large 1-2 500-600 lbs 114.00-124.00; 600-700 lbs
115.00-125.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2 400-500 lbs 123.00-133.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
   Percent Lean     Avg Dressing     High Dressing    Low Dressing     
Breakers  70-80     67.00-72.00      72.00-77.00      60.00-67.00       
                                 Few 77.00-79.00    
Boners    80-85     67.00-72.00      72.00-77.00      60.00-67.00   
                                     Ind 82.00      
Lean      85-90     62.00-67.00      68.00-73.00      50.00-60.00  
                                 Few 73.00-75.00                             
                             
   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                                  
1275-1900 lbs   few 92.00-99.00      Ind 101.25       90.00-92.00  
                                               
   Pairs:  Medium and Large 1-2 two pkgs 5-7yrs 1100-1200 lbs w/100-200 lb 
calves 1280.00-1340.00 and pkg short-solids 1220.00 per pair.
     
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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