Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 01/09/14

Friday, January 10, 2014

Receipts:  1587    Week Ago:  1007    Year Ago:  2758  

  Monday’s cattle auction rescheduled because of weather for Thursday 1-9-14.   
No good recent price comparison on feeder steers and heifers, undertone firm to
higher.  Demand good to very good.  Supply moderate, mostly weaned 500-900 lbs
feeders with shots and seven full pot-loads in the offerings, near 64 pct steers
34 pct heifers, 2 pct cows and 65 pct feeders over 600 lbs.  Not enough 
slaughter cows for market test.

   Feeder Steers:   Medium and Large 1 two pkgs 400-450 lbs 236.00-245.00;
500-525 lbs 205.50-218.00; 550-600 lbs 187.00-207.00; 600-700 lbs 172.00-189.50,
lot fancy 655 lbs 192.00; 700-800 lbs 162.50-165.00, pkg 754 lns 174.00; load
865 lbs 162.50 and load 905 lbs 161.00.  Large 1 pkg 585 lbs 183.50; 640-670 lbs
180.00-183.50.  Medium 1 500-550 lbs 190.00-199.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 small pkgs 400-500 lbs 178.00-198.00;
500-600 lbs 172.00-192.00, lot fancy 194.00; 600-675 lbs 162.50-175.00, lot
replacement 639 lbs 181.00; lot 795 lbs 154.25.  Medium and Large 1-2 part/load
638 lbs 165.00.  Large 1 load 878 lbs 151.90.  Medium 1 550-600 lbs 160.00-
169.50.
 

   Slaughter Cows:
   Percent Lean     Avg Dressing     High Dressing    Low Dressing     
Breakers  70-80 few 84.50-86.50      Ind 96.00        -----------          
Boners    80-85     -----------      -----------  few 75.00-78.00         
Lean      85-90 few 80.00-87.50      Ind 94.00    few 63.50-69.50
                                                                                 
Feeder Cows: moderately fleshed few 1000-1400 lbs 84.50-93.50
                             
   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                                      
Scarce              ------------     -----------      -----------      

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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