Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 09/30/13

Thursday, October 17, 2013

Receipts:  1561   Week Ago:  1779   Year Ago:  1193       

  Compared to last week, steers and heifers mostly steady, spots 1.00-2.00 
higher on heifer calves.  Demand moderate to good.  Supply light to moderate,
mostly 450-650 lbs offerings, near 60 pct steers and bulls, 28 pct heifers,
12 pct cows and 30 pct feeders over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows weak to 3.00 lower.

   Feeder Steers:   Medium and Large 1 400-500 lbs 185.00-201.00, pkg fancy
405 lbs 210.00; 500-600 lbs 171.00-189.50, two pkgs thin 510-520 lbs 192.00-
196.00 and unweaned 166.00-170.00; 600-650 lbs 171.50-173.50, few fleshy 155.00-
159.00; 700-775 lbs 162.50-168.25.  Medium and Large 1-2 500-600 lbs 167.00-
179.50; 625-675 lbs 163.00-170.25.  Large 1 lot 915 lbs 148.20.  Medium 1
450-525 lbs 169.00-182.00.  

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 pkg thin 328 lbs 193.00; pkg 370 lbs
177.00; 400-500 lbs 160.00-178.00; 500-550 lbs 158.00-168.00, lot thin 169.25,
pkg replacement 170.00; pkg unweaned 605 lbs 149.00 and pkg replacement 653 lbs
166.00.  Medium and Large 1-2 pkg thin 420 lbs 178.00; 500-550 lbs 153.00-
165.00; 650-700 lbs 144.00-148.50.  Medium 1 pkg 675 lbs 143.00.  Medium 1-2
pkg thin 500 lbs 166.50; pkg 660 lbs 154.75.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1 few pkgs 550-575 lbs 145.00-152.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
   Percent Lean     Avg Dressing     High Dressing    Low Dressing     
Breakers  70-80     75.00-80.00  few 80.00-85.00      67.50-74.50             
                                              
Boners    80-85     75.00-80.00  few 80.00-85.00      67.50-74.50 
                  Couple gaunt Indís 89.00-91.00

Lean      85-90     67.00-77.00      77.00-82.00      55.00-65.00  

   Stocker/feeder cows:  thin to moderately fleshed 1000-1400 lbs 79.00-89.00
                                                                              
   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                                           
1350-1825 lbs   few 91.50-96.00      ------------     89.00-92.00             
         Couple fat 88.50-91.00                 

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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