Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 08/20/12

Tuesday, August 21, 2012

Receipts:  1917    Week Ago:  1426    Year Ago:  1127       

  Compared to last week, steers under 500 lbs and heifers under 450 lbs mostly
steady, steers over 500 lbs and heifers over 450 lbs steady to 5.00 higher.
Demand moderate to good.  Supply moderate, mostly 350-750 lbs feeders, near
48 pct steers and bulls, 27 pct heifers, 25 pct cows and 15 pct feeders over 600
lbs.  Slaughter cows 3.00-5.00 lower.

   Feeder Steers:   Medium and Large 1 pkg 345 lbs 171.00; 375-400 lbs 159.00-
167.00; 450-500 lbs 152.00-161.00; 500-600 lbs 147.50-161.50; 600-675 lbs 
141.50-148.50; 700-750 lbs 142.50-145.00; load 810 lbs 138.60.  Medium and Large
1-2 400-500 lbs 145.00-154.00; 500-600 lbs 136.00-156.00; 600-675 lbs 138.00-
147.50; few 800-850 lbs 135.00-137.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 350-400 lbs 150.00-159.00; 400-500 lbs
145.00-160.00; 500-600 lbs 136.50-150.00; lot 665 lbs 143.50.  Medium and Large 
1-2 400-500 lbs 132.00-152.00, few thin 154.00-156.00; 500-600 lbs 135.00-146.00
Few 600-650 lbs 137.00-138.50.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2 375-400 lbs 139.00-162.00; 400-475 lbs
130.00-151.00; 500-550 lbs 130.00-136.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
   Percent Lean     Avg Dressing     High Dressing    Low Dressing     
Breakers  70-80     67.00-73.00      73.00-78.00      62.00-67.00      
                                 few 78.50-80.50    
Boners    80-85     67.00-73.00      73.00-78.50      60.00-67.00      
                                                    
Lean      85-90     62.00-69.00      69.00-74.00      51.50-61.50  
                           few gaunt 74.50-78.50  few 40.00-50.00 shelly/weak
                                     Ind 83.00
                             
   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                                         
1550-2150 lbs       95.50-101.50     101.50-105.50    93.00-94.50  
                                               
Bred Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2 two pkgs 4-6yrs blacks 1150-1350 lbs in 3rd
stage 1250.00-1330.00; 7yrs/short-solids 1250-1450 lbs in 3rd stage 1050.00-
1065.00;  Broken-mouths 1275-1325 lbs in 3rd stage 840.00-890.00.
Pairs: Medium and Large 1-2 pkg broken-mouths 1200 lbs w75/100 lb calves 1020.00

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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