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

Tuesday, March 4, 2014

Receipts:  293 (ice)    Week Ago:  2376    Year Ago:  1288      

  Compared to last week, light supply of feeder steers and heifers about
Steady.  Supply very light, curtailed by weekend ice winter storm.
Slaughter cows firm on light offerings.

   Feeder Steers:   Medium and Large 1 pot-load 647 lbs 188.50.
Medium and Large 1-2 pot-load 911 lbs 160.10.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 part/load and pot-load 660-725 lbs
164.00.
 
   Feeder Bulls:  scarce

   Slaughter Cows:
   Percent Lean     Avg Dressing     High Dressing    Low Dressing     
Breakers  70-80     -----------      ------------     -----------      
                                                    
Boners    80-85     -----------      ------------     -----------      
                                                                       
Lean      85-90 few 94.00-98.00  few 98.00-103.50 few 86.00-87.00
                                                            
                             
   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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