Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 02/03/14

Tuesday, February 4, 2014

Receipts:   770    Week Ago:  2121    Year Ago:  1825  

  Compared to last week, steers and heifers over 600 lbs 2.00-4.00 lower and
under 600 lbs not well tested, undertone lower.  Demand light to moderate.
Supply light, curtailed by last weekend ice storm, near 66 pct steers and bulls,
22 pct heifers, 12 pct cows and 53 pct feeders mostly steers over 600 lbs.
Slaughter cows steady to firm.

   Feeder Steers:   Medium and Large 1 small pkg 388 lbs 224.00; few pkgs
430-460 lbs 208.00-221.00; small pkgs 520-590 lbs 188.00-202.00; pot-load
value/added 606 lbs 190.00; lot and three pot-loads 845-855 lbs 158.10-161.00
Medium and Large 1-2 pkg 418 lbs 218.00; few pkgs 600-650 lbs 180.00-183.00.
Medium 1-2 few pkgs 550-625 lbs 181.00-192.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 small pkg 318 lbs 184.00; few pkgs
400-450 lbs 170.00-181.00.  Medium and Large 1-2 pkg 385 lbs 185.00; 500-525 lbs
168.50-173.50; pkg and lot 625-700 lbs 162.00-162.50; 700-730 lbs 148.00-155.00,
pkg 795 lbs 151.85.  Medium 1-2 few pkgs 450-550 lbs 164.00-165.00.
 
   Feeder Bulls:   Medium and Large 1-2 pkg 432 lbs 215.00 and 570 lbs 166.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
   Percent Lean     Avg Dressing     High Dressing    Low Dressing     
Breakers  70-80 few 83.00-86.00      Ind 100.00       -----------    
Boners    80-85     84.50-89.50  few 90.00-95.00      -----------     
Lean      85-90     76.00-84.00      84.50-89.50      65.00-75.00
                                 few 89.50-94.50                          

Feeder Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 moderately fleshed 1150-1425 lbs mostly 91.00-
94.50
                             
   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                                    
1350-2225 lbs       95.00-101.00     -----------      89.00-93.00    

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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