Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 12/09/13

Wednesday, December 11, 2013

Receipts:  1240   Week Ago:  2351   Year Ago:  1137       

   Compared to last week, steers and heifers steady to 5.00 lower, spots 
5.00-10.00 lower on 450-550 lbs steers.  Demand moderate to good.  Supply
light, mostly 450-750 lbs offerings with five full pot-loads in the offerings,
near 66 pct steers and bulls, 24 pct heifers, 10 pct cows and 40 pct feeders
over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows steady to 2.00 lower.
( No sale Monday December 23, 2013 )

   Feeder Steers:   Medium and Large 1 few small pkgs 375-400 lbs 206.00-218.00;
small pkgs 400-500 lbs 193.00-203.00; 500-600 lbs 175.00-193.50; 600-650 lbs
171.50-180.00, load 654 lbs 168.25; 700-800 lbs 162.00-165.00.  Medium and Large
1-2 few 450-500 lbs 180.00-194.00; few 590-610 lbs 160.00-169.00, pkg 655 lbs
173.50.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 two pkgs 375-400 lbs 183.00-189.00;
425-500 lbs 160.00-175.50, pkg 403 lbs 186.50; 500-600 lbs 154.00-170.00, few
fleshy 143.00-146.50; load 740 lbs 157.30.  Medium and Large 1-2 two pkgs
475-500 lbs 148.00-155.50.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1 pkg 395 lbs 216.00; few 425-475 lbs 189.00-
196.00; 500-525 lbs 161.00-174.50; 600-635 lbs 150.00-154.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
   Percent Lean     Avg Dressing     High Dressing    Low Dressing     
Breakers  70-80     78.50-83.50  few 87.00-90.50      73.50-79.50       
                                                    
Boners    80-85     78.00-83.00      83.00-88.00      73.50-78.50    
                                                  
Lean      85-90     68.00-77.00      77.00-82.00      62.00-68.00
                                                  few 56.50-60.50 shelly/weak    
                             
   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                                   
1475-1975 lbs   few 93.00-94.50      -----------      -----------     

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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