Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 04/08/13

Tuesday, April 9, 2013

Receipts:  3552    Week Ago:  2033     Year Ago:  966        

  Compared to last week, steers under 650 lbs and heifers under 550 lbs
steady to 5.00 lower, spots 5.00-10.00 lower on 450-550 lbs heifers and steers
over 650 lbs and heifers over 550 lbs mostly steady.  Demand moderate to good.
Supply heavy, mostly 450-850 lbs offerings, near 51 pct steers and bulls, 42 pct
heifers, 7 pct cows and 30 pct feeders over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows steady to
1.00 lower.

   Feeder Steers:   Medium and Large 1 two pkgs 375-400 lbs 178.00-199.00; small
pkgs 400-500 lbs 170.00-190.00, lot value-added 460 lbs 195.00; 500-600 lbs 
160.00-179.00, two pkgs thin 500-510 lbs 182.50-185.00; 600-700 lbs 145.00-
169.00; 700-775 lbs 139.50-145.75; 800-810 lbs 132.00-137.00.  Medium and Large
1-2 two pkgs 375-400 lbs 179.00-199.00; 400-500 lbs 162.00-181.00; 500-600 lbs
143.00-167.00; 600-700 lbs 140.00-158.00; 700-800 lbs 132.50-145.25; 800-850 lbs
126.00-130.50.  Large 3 Holsteins steers lot 354 lbs 103.50.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 small pkgs 350-400 lbs 154.00-171.00;
400-500 lbs 137.00-155.00, thin 400-425 lbs 155.00-161.00; 500-600 lbs 135.00-
149.00, two pkgs thin 153.50-154.50; 600-650 lbs 135.00-143.75; 725-750 lbs
131.50-134.75.  Medium and Large 1-2 few 350-400 lbs 161.50-163.50; 400-500 lbs
135.00-148.00; 500-600 lbs 134.00-141.00, pkg thin 152.00; 600-700 lbs 124.50-
138.00; 700-735 lbs 126.50-133.25.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1 few pkgs 400-425 lbs 165.00-177.00;
500-600 lbs 135.00-155.00; 600-675 lbs 119.00-136.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
   Percent Lean     Avg Dressing     High Dressing    Low Dressing     
Breakers  70-80     73.50-79.50      79.50-84.50      67.00-73.50        
                                               
Boners    80-85     73.50-79.50      79.50-84.50      67.00-73.50
                                                       
Lean      85-90     72.00-78.00      78.00-83.00      66.00-72.00  
                                 few 83.50-85.50  few 53.50-60.50 shelly/weak
                             
   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                                       
1450-2050 lbs       91.50-99.50      Ind 109.75       -----------        
                                               
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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