Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 03/10/14

Tuesday, March 11, 2014

Receipts:  2618    Week Ago:  293     Year Ago:  1535      

  Compared to two weeks ago, steers under 500 lbs unevenly steady, 500-700 lbs
5.00-15.00 higher and over 700 lbs no good comparison.  Heifers 5.00-15.00 
higher, spots 15.00-20.00 higher under 500 lbs.  Demand good to very good, best
on 500-700 lbs steers and 400-600 lbs heifers.  Supply moderate to heavy, mostly
450-850 lbs offerings, near 58 pct steers and bulls, 32 pct heifers, 10 pct cows
and 28 pct feeders over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows firm.

   Feeder Steers:   Medium and Large 1 two pkgs 375-400 lbs 234.00-237.00; small
pkgs 400-500 lbs 220.00-240.00, few late sales 211.00-216.00; 500-600 lbs 201.00
-234.00; 600-700 lbs 187.00-210.00, thin/fancy 600-650 lbs 210.00-218.00; 700-
750 lbs 175.00-186.00, thin/fancy 700-720 lbs 193.50-199.00; pkg and lot 750-775
lbs 167.50-168.50; 800-875 lbs 160.00-164.20.  Medium and Large 1-2 pkg thin 445
lbs 240.00; thin 500-525 lbs 220.00-234.00; thin 600-610 lbs 205.00-210.00; thin
700-705 lbs 189.50-196.75.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 few thin 325-350 lbs 235.00-240.00;
350-400 lbs 208.00-226.00; 400-500 lbs 199.00-221.00, pkg thin 227.00; 500-600 
lbs 175.00-200.00, thin/fancy 500-550 lbs 202.00-218.00; 600-700 lbs 172.00-
182.00, fancy 600-650 lbs 182.00-187.00; pkg 735 lbs 167.75.
Medium and Large 1-2 450-500 lbs 165.00-180.00, pkg thin 219.00; pkg 558 lbs
167.00; thin 700-710 lbs 161.00-163.00.
 
   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1 and 1-2 375-400 lbs 218.00-242.50; 400-
450 lbs 191.00-219.00; 450-550 lbs 175.00-200.00, pkg thin 510 lbs 211.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
   Percent Lean     Avg Dressing     High Dressing    Low Dressing     
Breakers  70-80     94.50-99.50       99.50-106.00    88.00-94.00           
                                      Ind 109.00    
Boners    80-85     93.50-98.50       98.50-106.50    88.00-93.50             
Lean      85-90     90.50-98.50       98.50-106.50    81.50-90.50
                                 few 111.00-111.50    70.00-80.00 shelly/weak
                             
   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                                          
1450-2175 lbs      111.00-118.50     119.50-126.50    ----------             

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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