Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 08/12/2013

Tuesday, August 13, 2013

Receipts:  1429      Week Ago:  1061        Year Ago: 1426

      Compared to last week, a light test of steer calves weighing 450-550 lbs 
sold mostly 5.00-10.00 higher, 550-650 lbs steers on a light test traded firm to 
5.00 higher with 700-750 lb steers selling fully steady to firm.  Yearling 
steers and heifers over 800 lbs were not well tested with last week but sold 
with a higher undertone.  Feeder heifers weighing 400-650 lbs sold mostly 5.00-
6.00 higher on comparable weights with last week.  Demand was good and trading 
active as there was 6 pot loads of yearling cattle on offer.  The feeder supply 
consisted of 65 percent steers, 35 percent heifers and 75 percent weighing over 
600 lbs.  Slaughter cows sold steady to firm and made up near 10 percent of 
total receipts.  

   Feeder Steers:   Medium and Large 1  pkg 360 lbs 203.00; 400-500 lbs 188.00-
195.50; 500-550 lbs 175.00-187.00, 550-600 lbs 168.00-174.00; few 600-650 lbs 
163.00-172.75, few 650-700 lbs 163.00-165.00; 700-725 lbs 154.00-156.75; lot 876 
lbs 147.50; pot load 931 lbs 145.90, pot load 956 lbs 143.75; loy 1003 lbs 
135.00.  Medium and Large 1-2 few 500-550 lbs 169.00-172.00; few 550-600 lbs 
157.00-164.00; few 600-700 lbs 154.00-157.50; 700-800 lbs 144.00-149.00.


   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 400-500 lbs 157.00-166.50; 500-550 lbs 
155.00-165.00, 550-600 lbs 151.50-159.00; 600-700 lbs 140.75-150.00; pkg 762 lbs 
137.00; pot load 802 lbs 139.00.  Medium and Large 1-2 pkg 388 lbs 166.00; 450-
500 lbs 155.00-157.00; 500-600 lbs 147.00-152.00; 600-650 lbs 136.00-138.00; 
700-800 lbs 135.00-141.75.     

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 305 lbs 212.00; pkg 375 lbs 175.00; 
pkg 418 lbs 183.00, 450-500 lbs 165.00-167.00; 500-600 lbs 152.00-164.00; pkg 
615 lbs 149.50, pkg 655 lbs 135.00.  


   Replacement Cows: Medium and Large 1-2  Pairs: 2-7 yrs 1150-1400 lbs w/150-
250 lb calves 1500.00-1640.00; few short solid to aged 1100-1300 lbs w/150-300 
lb calves 1270.00-1450.00.
       

   Slaughter Cows:
          Percent Lean   Av Dressing      Hi Dressing      Lo Dressing     
Breakers  70-80          83.25-87.50      89.00-92.50      73.00-77.00                                                             

Boners    80-85          83.00-87.50      89.00-92.50      73.00-81.00                          
                                          Ind 94.50  
              
Lean      85-90          75.00-82.00      82.00-87.00      68.00-73.00  
                                                                      

   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                                                                       
1150-2585 lbs 97.50-104.00; High Dressing 107.50-110.00; Low Dressing 92.50-
95.00.

   
Source:  MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Kingdom City, MO
         Greg Harrison, 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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