Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 11/19/12

Tuesday, November 20, 2012

Receipts:  1893    Week Ago:  1117    Year Ago:  1806       

  Compared to last week, steers and heifers steady to 5.00 lower, spots 
10.00-20.00 lower on 400-450 lbs steers.  Demand moderate to good.  Supply
moderate, mostly 350-750 lbs offerings with five full pot-loads of 775-900 lbs
feeders, near 58 pct steers and bulls, 31 pct heifers, 11 pct cows and 30 pct
feeders over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows fairly active, firm to 2.00 higher.

   Feeder Steers:   Medium and Large 1 350-400 lbs 191.00-203.00; 400-500 lbs
164.00-180.00; 500-600 lbs 147.50-167.50; 600-700 lbs 145.50-153.00; 700-800 lbs
137.50-145.00; 800-900 lbs 137.40-143.00.  Medium and Large 1-2 400-425 lbs
165.00-180.00; few 450-550 lbs 147.50-155.00; 600-700 lbs 145.00-151.00.
Medium 1 425-450 lbs 158.00-164.00; 525-600 lbs 141.00-152.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 350-400 lbs 156.00-161.00; 400-500 lbs
148.00-158.00; 500-600 lbs 140.00-152.00, few fleshy/unweaned 134.00-139.00;
lot 685 lbs 140.50; 700-800 lbs 133.50-140.25.   Medium and Large 1-2 400-500 
lbs 140.00-143.00; 525-550 lbs 135.00-139.00.  

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1 450-500 lbs 154.00-159.00; 500-550 lbs
144.50-150.50.

   Slaughter Cows:
   Percent Lean     Avg Dressing     High Dressing    Low Dressing     
Breakers  70-80     74.00-79.00      79.50-84.50      62.50-72.50   
                                 few 86.00-87.00                  
Boners    80-85     73.00-78.00      78.50-83.50      62.50-72.50       
                                                         
Lean      85-90     69.00-74.00      74.50-79.50      60.50-68.50  
                                 few 79.50-81.50  few 50.00-60.00 shelly/weak  
                                                                           
   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                                 
1350-2350 lbs       89.00-96.00      97.00-98.50      85.00-89.00     


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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