Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 12/02/13

Tuesday, December 3, 2013

Receipts:  2351   Week Ago:  1222   Year Ago:  2145       

  Compared to last week, steers and heifers firm to 5.00 higher, spots
5.00-10.00 higher.  Demand good to very good.  Supply heavy, mostly 450-750 lbs
feeders, near 54 pct steers and bulls, 31 pct heifers, 15 pct cows and 27 pct
feeders over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows firm to 1.00 higher.

   Feeder Steers:   Medium and Large 1 few small pkgs 325-400 lbs 205.00-229.00
small pkgs 400-500 lbs 202.00-211.00; 500-600 lbs 180.00-195.00, fancy 500-510 
lbs 201.00-209.00; 600-700 lbs 169.00-179.00, pot load fancy 680 lbs 180.60;
few pkgs 725-775 lbs 163.00-168.50; pkg 830 lbs 155.50.  Medium and Large 1-2
450-525 lbs 175.00-187.00, pkg thin 200.00; 550-600 lbs 169.00-172.50; 600-675 
lbs 160.00-168.50.  Medium and Large 2 pkg 663 lbs 143.75 and pkg 803 lbs 143.25
Medium 1 lot 645 lbs 174.50.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 pkg 290 lbs 202.00; few pkgs 350-400 lbs
175.00-193.00; 425-500 lbs 167.00-188.50; 500-600 lbs 161.00-176.50; 600-700 lbs
156.00-163.00; pkg and lot 700-735 lbs 158.50-161.50.  Medium and Large 1-2
425-500 lbs 166.00-172.00; 500-600 lbs 153.00-165.00; 600-700 lbs 152.00-160.00
Medium and Large 2 525-550 lbs 148.00-149.50; pkg 638 lbs 153.50; pkg 758 lbs
136.75.  Medium 1 500-600 lbs 153.00-156.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1 and 1-2 few pkgs 350-400 lbs 228.00-229.00;
400-425 lbs 195.00-205.00; 500-600 lbs 159.00-176.00.  Medium 1-2 two pkgs 300-
375 lbs 170.00-175.00; lot 418 lbs 162.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
   Percent Lean     Avg Dressing     High Dressing    Low Dressing     
Breakers  70-80     78.50-85.50      85.00-90.00      71.50-81.50       
                                 few 90.00-93.00    
Boners    80-85     78.50-85.50      85.00-90.00      -----------   
                           Outstanding Ind 96.25  
Lean      85-90     69.00-77.00      77.00-83.00      60.00-70.00
                                 few 83.00-85.00                      
                             
   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                                  
1300-1900 lbs       92.00-97.00      few 102.25       80.00-90.00         

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