Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 10/21/2013

Tuesday, October 22, 2013

Receipts:  1380    Last Week:  1212    Last Year:  1947
 
   Compared to last week, feeder steers and heifers were mostly steady. 
Some strength was noted for steer calves, while the weakest points 
of the day were for mid-weight heifers.  Supply was moderate.  Demand
was good to very good, with mid-market being very active.  Slaughter 
cows were mostly steady, and several stocker/feeder cows were present.
The feeder offering consisted of 56 percent steers and bulls and 44 
percent heifers, with only 34 percent over 600 lbs.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  400-500 lbs 194.50-216.00; 
500-600 lbs 174.75-190.00; 600-650 lbs 169.00-180.00; 735-775 lbs
158.00-168.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 188.50-210.00; 
400-500 lbs 179.00-192.00; 500-600 lbs 157.00-180.00; 625-675 lbs.
157.00-165.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  400-500 lbs 161.00-179.50;
500-600 lbs 160.00-178.00; 600-700 lbs 155.00-165.00; 740-800 lbs
142.50-147.75.  Medium and Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 174.00-193.50; 
435-500 lbs 151.00-163.00; 500-600 lbs 148.00-169.00; 600-610 lbs 
143.00-146.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
          Percent Lean    Avg Dressing   High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking         70-80    83.00-92.00    90.00-93.50       --------
Boning           80-85    76.50-87.00    87.00-93.50       --------
Lean             85-90    69.00-78.50    78.00-81.50       --------


   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2 1000-1440 lbs, 88.00-94.75. 

   Feeder/Stocker Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 955-1210 lbs 109.00-119.25.
Medium and Large 2 695-1080 lbs 90.00-99.00 per cwt. 

   Replacement Cows:  Medium and Large 1-2 1080-1340 lbs, 2nd-3rd stage,
1000.00-1360.00.  Medium 2, some thin, 685-740 lbs 2nd-3rd stage, 
700.00-880.00 per head.  

   Cow/Calf Pairs:  5 yrs to short and solid mouth with newborn to 
250 lbs calves, 1160.00-1510.00 per pair. 

Source:  MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Kingdom City, MO
         Sarah Wilkinson, 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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