Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 05/06/13

Tuesday, May 7, 2013

Receipts:  2027    Week Ago:  2102     Year Ago:  1535       

  Compared to last week, steers 400-500 lbs steady to 5.00 lower, 500-700 lbs
steady to firm, spots 3.00-5.00 higher on 600-650 lbs, 700-750 lbs undertone
firm and over 800 lbs mostly steady.  Heifers 400-600 lbs mostly steady, spots
1.00-2.00 higher on 525-575 lbs and over 600 lbs weak to 5.00 lower.  Demand
moderate to good.  Supply moderate, near 61 pct steers and bulls, 33 pct heifers
6 pct cows and 38 pct feeders over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows active on a light
supply, firm to 7.00 higher.

   Feeder Steers:   Medium and Large 1 lot 359 lbs 185.00; 400-500 lbs 164.00-
174.00; 500-600 lbs 150.00-166.50, pkg thin 510 lbs 170.00, few fleshy 575-600 
lbs 143.50-148.50; 600-650 lbs 147.00-154.00, pkg 618 lbs 157.00; few 700-750 lbs 141.00-151.00; two loads 818-856 lbs 132.40-133.35, load fleshy 811 lbs 
128.25.  Medium and Large 1-2 few 350-400 lbs 175.00-179.00; few 400-425 lbs
170.00-174.00; 525-625 lbs 149.00-151.00, thin 600-625 lbs 155.00-156.00, pkg
thin 705 lbs 151.50; small pkgs 750-800 lbs 128.00-138.00; two loads 885-920 lbs
131.10-131.85.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 pkg and lot 325-350 lbs 161.00-163.25;
400-500 lbs 137.50-151.00; 500-600 lbs 131.00-141.00, fancy 525-575 lbs 144.25-
146.25; few 600-625 lbs 125.00-130.00.  Medium and Large 1-2 few 400-500 lbs
125.50-141.50; few 500-575 lbs 125.00-129.00, pkg thin 500 lbs 145.25; 600-700
lbs 125.00-130.00; pkg 745 lbs 127.50; two loads 810-842 lbs 119.00-119.20.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2 525-575 lbs 125.00-142.50; 645-695 lbs
127.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
   Percent Lean     Avg Dressing     High Dressing    Low Dressing     
Breakers  70-80     79.00-84.00      84.00-89.00      74.00-79.00 
                                               
Boners    80-85     79.00-84.00      84.00-89.00      -----------
                         Outstanding Indís 98.00   
Lean      85-90     70.00-80.00      80.00-85.00      61.00-71.00  
                                 few 85.00-89.00                      
                             
   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                                       
1300-2050 lbs       99.50-107.50     109.50-112.50    -----------      
                                               
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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