Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 05/20/13

Tuesday, May 21, 2013

Receipts:  1868    Week Ago:  2238    Year Ago:  1705       

  Compared to last week, steers and heifers weak to 5.00 lower, spots 5.00-
10.00 lower on 400-500 lbs steer calves and 450-550 lbs heifer calves.
Demand moderate.  Supply moderate, near 67 pct steers and bulls, 25 pct heifers,
8 pct cows and 30 pct feeders mostly steers over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows mostly
steady.

   Feeder Steers:   Medium and Large 1  400-500 lbs 155.00-164.00; 500-600 lbs
142.00-159.00; 600-700 lbs 135.00-145.00; lot 725 lbs 129.50; three pot-loads
765-785 lbs 128.50-132.10; load 846 lbs 128.85.  Medium and Large 1-2 475-500
lbs 154.00-155.00; 500-600 lbs 138.00-149.00, few thin 155.50-157.50; 600-650
lbs 136.00-143.00, few thin near 600 lbs 152.50-156.00; few 775-800 lbs 123.75-
124.50; load 808 lbs 127.35; 850-875 lbs 123.00-124.75.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 pkg 375 lbs 157.50; 400-500 lbs 137.50-
153.00, pkg thin 157.00; 500-600 lbs 129.00-140.00; pkg 668 lbs 126.50.
Medium and Large 1-2 400-500 lbs 134.00-146.00; 500-600 lbs 124.00-136.50.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2 pkg 375 lbs 174.00; 425-475 lbs 145.00-
152.00; 500-575 lbs 134.00-144.00; 625-675 lbs 121.00-125.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
   Percent Lean     Avg Dressing     High Dressing    Low Dressing     
Breakers  70-80     75.00-82.00      82.00-87.00      70.00-75.00       
                           Few gaunt 87.00-91.00
Boners    80-85     75.00-82.00      82.00-87.00      72.50-75.00
                           Few gaunt 88.50-93.50
Lean      85-90     72.00-82.00      82.00-87.00      62.00-72.00  
                           Few gaunt 87.50-89.50  few 51.50-61.50 shelly/weak
                             
   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                                    
1400-2050 lbs       92.50-102.50     105.00-108.00    -----------      
                                               
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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