Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center : Special Cow Sale Report for 02/06/2014

Friday, February 7, 2014

Receipts:  369

   A full crowd was on hand for this months Special Cow Sale even though 
the temperature was about -3 degrees with wind chills -10 to -15 degrees. 
Quality ran deep through-out the auction. Most of the replacement cows and cow-
calf pairs were nice enough to take home and put in the front pasture. Demand
for replacement cows remains strong no matter what the weather conditions.
Supply light due to weather.

   Bred Cows:  Medium and Large 1  First calf heifers 1 yr 1029-1324 lbs  
3rd stage 1950.00-2040.00; 3yrs to 8yrs 1150-1635 lbs 2nd to 3rd stage 1800.00-
2110.00 per head. Medium and Large 1-2  First calf heifers 1 yr 1045-1080
lbs 3rd stage 1835.00-1850.00 per head; 3yrs to short solid 1120-1400 lbs 1st to
3rd stage 1400.00-1775.00 per head; several broken mouth 1200-1515 lbs 3rd stage
1035.00-1460.00 per head. Medium 1  First calf heifers 1  yr 975-1025 lbs
3rd stage 1735.00-1750.00 per head. Medium 1-2  First calf heifers 1  yr 915-
960 lbs 3rd stage 1635.00-1675.00 per head. Small 1-2  815-920 lbs 3rd stage
1125.00-1450.00 per head.

   Cow/Calf Pairs:  Medium and Large 1  2yrs to 7yrs 1270-1505 lbs with baby to
250 lb calves at side 1980.00-2100.00 per pair. Large 1 pkg 5 yrs 1778 lbs with 
350 lb calves at side and some cows bred back in first stage 2425.00 per pair.

Source:  MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service 
         Brian K. Fleischmann, Market Reporter, (573) 751-5618
         24 Hour Market Report 1-573-522-9244

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