Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 09/23/13

Tuesday, September 24, 2013

Receipts:  1779    Week Ago:  1587    Year Ago:  2245       

  Compared to last week, steers and heifers under 600 lbs firm to 5.00 higher,
steers over 600 lbs firm to 2.00 higher and heifers over 600 lbs mostly steady.
Demand moderate to good.  Supply moderate, mostly 450-750 lbs offerings, near
52 pct steers and bulls, 40 pct heifers, 8 pct cows and 28 pct feeders over
600 lbs.  Slaughter cows weak to 2.00 lower.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1 small pkgs 400-500 lbs 186.00-198.00,
few fancy 207.00-214.00; 500-600 lbs 169.00-189.00, few fancy 189.50-195.00;
600-700 lbs 160.00-175.25; part/load fleshy 805 lbs 150.00.  Medium and Large
1-2 few 400-425 lbs 197.00-208.00; thin 525-550 lbs 180.00-193.50; thin 600-675
lbs 162.00-173.75; few 700-775 lbs 147.75-149.50, pkg thin 160.50.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 two pkgs 350-400 lbs 181.00-191.00; small
pkgs 400-500 lbs 156.00-176.00, fancy 176.00-182.00; 500-575 lbs 150.50-164.50,
load thin 530 lbs 168.10; 600-700 lbs 150.00-155.00, pkg and lot replacements
645 lbs 166.00 and 722 lbs 154.00.  Medium and Large 1-2 few 400-475 lbs 163.00-
165.00; 500-575 lbs 152.00-158.00, thin 162.50-166.50; 600-650 lbs 147.00-154.00
pkg thin 157.75.  Medium and Large 2 pkg 554 lbs 148.00; 725-775 lbs 139.00-
144.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1 few small pkgs 400-450 lbs 175.00-189.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
   Percent Lean     Avg Dressing     High Dressing    Low Dressing     
Breakers  70-80     76.00-82.00  few 82.00-84.00  few 69.00-73.00       
Boners    80-85     78.00-83.00      83.00-86.75  few 68.00-73.00 
Lean      85-90     71.00-77.00      78.00-84.00      65.00-70.00  
                                 few 84.00-88.00  few 50.00-59.00 shelly/weak
                             
   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                                     
1425-1975 lbs       94.50-99.50      101.50-104.50    86.50-92.50       
                                                

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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