Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 08/06/12

Tuesday, August 7, 2012

Receipts:  992     Week Ago:  1139    Year Ago:  760        

  Compared to last week, steers under 550 lbs and heifers under 450 lbs firm to
10.00 higher, steers 550-750 lbs and heifers 450-750 lbs firm to 2.00 higher.
Demand good.  Supply light, mostly small packages of 350-750 lbs feeders, near
37 pct steers and bulls, 33 pct heifers, 30 pct cows and 11 pct feeders over 
600 lbs.  Slaughter cows steady to firm.

   Feeder Steers:   Medium and Large 1 small pkgs 400-450 lbs 151.00-168.00;
510-580 lbs 139.00-156.75; pkg 653 lbs 134.00.  Medium and Large 1-2 two pkgs
450-500 lbs 154.50-164.00; 575-600 lbs 137.50-139.50; two pkgs 630-665 lbs 
132.00-136.00; 700-725 lbs 132.75-133.75.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 small pkgs 350-400 lbs 129.00-145.00;
two pkgs fancy 385-405 lbs 150.00-151.00; few 425-475 lbs 136.50-147.00;
500-575 lbs 126.50-139.00; 600-650 lbs 123.50-125.00.  Medium and Large 1-2
pkg thin 457 lbs 147.00; 500-600 lbs 121.00-126.00; 600-700 lbs 123.50-126.50;
pkg 745 lbs 116.75.  Large 1 pkg 753 lbs 117.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1 and 1-2 small pkgs 300-400 lbs 150.00-
161.00; 425-475 lbs 145.00-160.00; 500-600 lbs 130.00-141.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
   Percent Lean     Avg Dressing     High Dressing    Low Dressing     
Breakers  70-80     72.00-77.00      77.00-82.00      66.50-71.00        
                                 few 82.00-84.25    
Boners    80-85     72.00-77.00      77.00-82.00      64.00-71.00  
                                 few 82.50-83.50    
Lean      85-90     67.00-72.00      72.00-77.00      54.00-66.00  
                           few gaunt 78.00-83.00                       
                             
   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                               
1450-2000 lbs       93.00-98.00      Ind 104.25       90.00-92.00  
                                               
     
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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