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

Tuesday, May 14, 2013

Receipts:  2238    Week Ago:  2027     Year Ago:  1597       

  Compared to last week, steers and heifers mostly steady, spots 1.00-2.00
higher on 750-800 lbs steers and 400-450 lbs heifers.  Demand moderate to good.
Supply moderate, near 48 pct steers and bulls, 45 pct heifers, 7 pct cows and
27 pct feeders over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows unevenly steady to 2.00 lower.

   Feeder Steers:   Medium and Large 1 400-500 lbs 164.00-173.00; 500-600 lbs
148.00-161.50, few fleshy 145.00-149.50; few 600-700 lbs 146.00-153.75; pkg
790 lbs 135.00; three loads 770-800 lbs 130.25-135.60.  Medium and Large 1-2
few small pkgs 375-450 lbs 165.00-168.00; 500-600 lbs 147.50-160.00; few 600-700
lbs 139.00-148.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 few 325-350 lbs 160.00-161.50; 400-500 
lbs 143.00-153.50; 500-600 lbs 138.00-146.00; few 650-700 lbs 130.50-132.50.
Medium and Large 1-2 400-500 lbs 140.00-150.00; 500-600 lbs 127.00-138.00;
650-700 lbs 127.00-133.75, load 134.50; 750-800 lbs 124.00-125.75.  Medium
and Large 2 600-700 lbs 125.00-130.00.  Medium 1-2 thin pkg 246 lbs 196.00;    
lot 286 lbs 189.00; lot 364 lbs 180.00; pkg 450 lbs 149.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1 few pkgs 375-450 lbs 165.00-175.00; pkg
520 lbs 147.50; 575-625 lbs 133.50-135.50.  Medium and Large 1-2 425-500 lbs
146.00-158.00.  Medium 1-2 thin pkg 260 lbs 215.00; lot 303 lbs 211.00; lot     
386 lbs 196.00; few pkgs 475-500 lbs 160.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
   Percent Lean     Avg Dressing     High Dressing    Low Dressing     
Breakers  70-80     75.00-82.00      82.00-86.50      68.25-77.00       
                                               
Boners    80-85     76.50-83.50      83.00-88.00      67.50-73.50
                                                   
Lean      85-90     72.00-82.00      82.00-87.00      62.00-72.00  
                                 few 87.00-89.00                              
                             
   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                                    
1450-2250 lbs       92.50-102.50     105.00-112.25    90.00-93.00      
                                               
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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