Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 08/05/13

Tuesday, August 6, 2013

Receipts:  1061    Week Ago:  1476     Year Ago:  992        

  Compared to last week, light supply of steers and heifers steady to firm.
Demand good.  Supply light, mostly steers over 600 lbs with three full pot-loads
in the offerings, near 75 pct steers and bulls, 15 pct heifers, 10 pct cows and
45 pct mostly steers over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cow firm to 2.00 higher.

   Feeder Steers:   Medium and Large 1 small pkgs 450-500 lbs 180.00-185.00;
small pkgs 525-600 lbs 166.50-175.00; 625-700 lbs 156.00-166.00; several 700-
775 lbs 150.00-157.25; lot 915 lbs 145.50.  Medium and Large 1-2 pkg 510 lbs
170.00; small pkgs 595-650 lbs 158.50-163.00; thin 720-745 lbs 152.00-157.00;
lot 880 lbs 145.25.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 small pkgs 400-500 lbs 151.00-162.00;
two pkgs 540-590 lbs 145.00-153.00; two pkgs 600-650 lbs 139.00-144.00.
Medium and Large 1-2 pkg 480 lbs 153.00; 500-550 lbs 147.00-151.00, pkg thin
154.50; few pkgs 600-650 lbs 137.00-144.00.

   Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1 pkg 338 lbs 202.00; two pkgs 400-500 lbs
162.00-179.00; 500-530 lbs 157.00-158.00; 600-630 lbs 143.00-147.50.

   Slaughter Cows:
   Percent Lean     Avg Dressing     High Dressing    Low Dressing     
Breakers  70-80     84.00-88.00      ------------     70.00-80.50                                                           
                                              
Boners    80-85     84.00-88.00      87.50-92.50      73.50-79.50 
                                                
Lean      85-90     74.00-81.00      82.00-87.00      64.50-73.50  
                                 few 92.00-96.00  few 60.00-62.00 light      
                             
   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                                                                       
1400-2100 lbs        97.00-105.00    107.00-108.50    91.00-93.00                                                                          
                                               
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.tx

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