Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 09/16/13

Tuesday, September 17, 2013

Receipts:  1587   Week Ago:  1327   Year Ago:  1602       

  Compared to last week, steers under 600 lbs mostly steady, over 600 lbs
and heifers firm to 5.00 higher, spots 5.00-10.00 higher on 450-500 lbs heifers.
Demand moderate to good.  Supply moderate, mostly 450-750 lbs offerings, near 56
pct steers and bulls, 36 pct heifers, 8 pct cows and 36 pct feeders over 600
lbs.  Slaughter cows weak to 5.00 lower.

   Feeder Steers:   Medium and Large 1 small pkgs 425-500 lbs 179.00-195.00,
two pkgs thin or fancy 208.00-210.00, pkg unweaned 495 lbs 174.50; 500-600 lbs
166.00-189.50, few fleshy/unweaned 158.00-161.00; 600-700 lbs 167.00-173.00;
pkg thin 701 lbs 171.00; two pkgs 750-800 lbs 154.50-155.75; load 867 lbs
152.85; pkg 960 lbs 141.00.  Medium and Large 1-2 400-500 lbs 171.50-189.00;
525-550 lbs 170.00-175.50; 600-650 lbs 168.00-168.50; 710-775 lbs 148.50-156.00

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 small pkg 375 lbs 184.00; 400-500 lbs
162.50-169.00, pkg fancy 174.00; 500-600 lbs 148.00-158.00, few thin 159.00-
164.00; 600-675 lbs 156.00-159.00; 700-750 lbs 141.00-149.50, pkg thin 156.50
Medium and Large 1-2 pkg thin 465 lbs 167.00; 500-600 lbs 148.00-158.00, pkg
thin 165.00; 600-650 lbs 147.00-155.50, few thin 161.00-164.50.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1 two pkgs 375-400 lbs 186.00-197.00; pkg
440 lbs 179.00; two pkgs 485-510 lbs 167.00-169.00; two pkgs 560-580 lbs 150.00-
153.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
   Percent Lean     Avg Dressing     High Dressing    Low Dressing     
Breakers  70-80     75.00-82.00      82.00-87.00      72.00-75.00                                                           
                                              
Boners    80-85     77.50-83.50  few 86.25-88.25  few 69.50-74.50 
                                     Ind 91.25 
Lean      85-90     73.00-79.00      Ind 86.50        63.00-72.00  
                                                                             
                             
   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                                                                       
1450-1900 lbs       93.50-99.75      104.00-105.00    89.50-92.50                                                                         
                                                

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.tx

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