Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 10/15/12

Tuesday, October 16, 2012

Receipts:  1690    Week Ago:  1475    Year Ago:  1691       

  Compared to last week, steers and heifers steady to firm.  Demand moderate to
good.  Supply moderate, mostly 350-800 lbs offerings, near 58 pct steers and 
bulls, 20 pct heifers, 22 pct cows and 25 pct feeders mostly steers over 600 lbs
Slaughter cows fairly active, firm to 2.00 higher.

   Feeder Steers:   Medium and Large 1 small pkgs 320-390 lbs 174.00-199.00,
couple pkgs fancy 203.50; 400-500 lbs 168.00-188.00, few fleshy/unweaned 158.00-
161.00; 500-575 lbs 151.50-173.00; 600-650 lbs 145.00-155.00; pkg 770 lbs 152.75
and pot load 790 lbs 145.00; 800-850 lbs 141.25-144.00; pot load 926 lbs 141.50.
Medium and Large 1-2 450-475 lbs 157.00-160.00; 500-600 lbs 147.00-159.00;
few pkgs 700-730 lbs 148.00-150.50, load 717 lbs 150.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 small pkgs 320-390 lbs 161.50-170.00;
400-500 lbs 148.00-161.50, few fleshy/unweaned 135.00-145.00; 500-525 lbs 146.00
154.50; few pkgs 620-650 lbs 142.50-143.50; few pkgs 710-790 lbs 124.00-134.00.
Medium and Large 1-2 small pkgs 350-400 lbs 134.00-139.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1 350-400 lbs 180.00-190.00; 425-490 lbs
152.00-168.00; 550-575 lbs 136.00-141.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
   Percent Lean     Avg Dressing     High Dressing    Low Dressing     
Breakers  70-80     72.00-77.00      77.00-84.00      67.00-72.00      
                                     Ind 89.00                    
Boners    80-85     72.00-77.00      77.00-82.00      65.00-72.00       
                           few gaunt 82.00-87.00    
Lean      85-90     66.50-71.50      71.50-76.50      57.00-67.00  
                           few gaunt 77.50-82.50  few 45.00-55.00 shelly/weak
                                                                           
   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                                        
1400-2100 lbs       90.00-95.00      95.00-99.25      86.00-90.00          


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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