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Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 10/02/12

Wednesday, October 3, 2012

Receipts:  1193    Week Ago:  2240    Year Ago:  1730      

   Compared to last week, Lightweight steer calves under 400 lbs sold mostly 
steady, with 400-550 lb steer calves selling weak to 5.00 lower on a light test, 
with instances 8.00-10.00 lower on steer calves weighing 450-550 lbs.  Heifer 
calves weighing under 450 lbs sold steady, with 450-600 lb heifer calves trading 
weak to 5.00 lower.  Yearling feeders were lightly tested and in short supply 
with a few sales selling with a lower undertone.  Slaughter cows sold firm to 
2.00 higher.  Feeder supply was mostly calves weighing 400-550 lbs with over-all 
quality not as attractive as last week.  Demand was moderate with feeder supply 
55 percent steers and bulls, 45 percent heifers and 18 percent feeders over 600 
lbs.  Slaughter cows made up 20 percent of the total receipts. 


   Feeder Steers:   Medium and Large 1  pkg 318 lbs 204.00; 350-400 lbs 185.00-
195.00; 400-450 lbs 177.00-180.00, 450-500 lbs 164.00-172.50; 500-550 lbs 
159.00-163.50, pkg 610 lbs 157.50, lot 650 lbs 145.75, lot 740 lbs 144.25.  
Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 167.00-184.00; 400-500 lbs 159.00-173.00; 500-
600 lbs 152.00-163.00; pkg 613 lbs 146.00.  Medium and Large 2  325-4000 lbs 
134.00-148.00; 450-500 lbs 151.75-156.00; pkg 585 lbs 143.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 171.00-178.00; 400-450 lbs 
156.00-165.00, 450-500 lbs 150.00-155.00; 500-600 lbs 139.00-147.00; pkg 645 lbs 
133.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 320 lbs 166.00; pkg 445 lbs 141.00; 450-500 
lbs 141.00-144.00; 500-550 lbs 139.00-143.00; few 640-660 lbs 133.00-134.00.   

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  345-400 lbs 160.00-186.00; 400-450 lbs 
164.00-173.00; 450-500 lbs 152.00-158.00; 500-600 lbs 142.50-154.00; pkg 625 lbs 
140.00.    

   Slaughter Cows:
          Percent Lean   Av Dressing      Hi Dressing      Lo Dressing     
Breakers  70-80          70.00-75.25      76.00-81.25      65.00-70.00         
                                     Few  81.50-82.50
Boners    80-85          69.00-74.50      75.00-79.50      65.00-68.00         
                               Few gaunt  80.50-84.00
Lean      85-90          64.00-72.00      73.00-77.00      55.00-63.00  
                               Few gaunt  77.50-79.50                   

   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                                          
1450-2050 lbs           92.00-95.75      -------------    85.50-89.00

Source:  MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Kingdom City, MO
         Greg Harrison, 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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