Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 09/10/12

Tuesday, September 11, 2012

Receipts:  1701    Week Ago:  2641    Year Ago:  1999       

  Compared to last week, steers under 700 lbs steady to firm, spots 3.00-5.00
higher and heifers under 550 lbs 5.00-10.00 higher, steers over 700 lbs and 
heifers over 550 lbs steady to firm.  Demand good.  Supply moderate, mostly
350-650 lbs feeders, near 49 pct steers and bulls, 33 pct heifers, 18 pct cows
and 20 pct feeders over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows steady to firm.

   Feeder Steers:   Medium and Large 1 small pkgs 300-400 lbs 176.00-196.00;
400-500 lbs 162.00-181.00; 500-600 lbs 152.50-171.50; 600-700 lbs 147.00-163.50;
load value-added 745 lbs 145.25; pkg and lot 765-775 lbs 138.75-144.50.
Medium and Large 1-2 few pkgs 410-475 lbs 167.00-176.00; 510-560 lbs 158.00-
169.00; 600-650 lbs 149.00-155.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 small pkgs 300-400 lbs 159.00-175.00;
400-500 lbs 149.00-167.00; 500-550 lbs 149.00-158.50; 600-650 lbs 138.00-153.50;
lot 745 lbs 140.25.  Medium and Large 1-2 420-460 lbs 149.00-152.50; 550-600 lbs
137.00-148.50, two pkgs thin 550-600 lbs 152.00-153.50.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1 two pkgs 295-315 lbs 207.00-210.00;
400-475 lbs 168.00-176.00; 540-570 lbs 146.00-153.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
   Percent Lean     Avg Dressing     High Dressing    Low Dressing     
Breakers  70-80     75.00-80.00      80.00-85.00      70.00-75.00      
                           few gaunt 85.00-89.00                  
Boners    80-85     74.00-79.00      79.00-84.00      70.00-74.00         
                                 few 84.00-86.00    
Lean      85-90     67.00-74.00      74.00-79.00      60.00-67.00  
                                 few 79.50-83.50  few 52.00-57.00 shelly/weak
                                                                           
   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                                         
1450-2100 lbs       94.50-98.50  few 102.00-102.25    -----------        


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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