Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center : Special Cow Sale Report for 04/03/2014

Friday, April 4, 2014

Receipts:  1003

   A standing room only crowd was on hand for this month’s Special Cow Sale.  
with the grass turning green and an abundance of rainfall the past couple of 
days interest in the bred cows and the cow-calf pairs was very good. The
offering had something for everyone.

   Bred Cows:  Medium and Large 1  2 yrs to short solid 1045-1435 lbs 2nd to  
3rd stage 1800.00-2175.00 per head. Medium and Large 1-2  2 yrs to short solid
1130-1460 lbs 1st to 3rd stage 1380.00-1775.00 per head; several broken mouth
1140-1510 lbs 1st to 3rd stage 1060.00-1525.00 per head. Medium 1-2  745-830
lbs 2nd to 3rd stage 1100.00-1300.00 per head.

   Cow/Calf Pairs:  Medium and Large 1  1 ½ to 2 yr first calf heifers 1025-
1050 lbs with 100-125 lb calves at side 2900.00-3075.00 per pair; 2 yrs to 8 
yrs 1000-1500 lbs with baby to 230 lb calves at side 2000.00-2475.00 per pair.
Medium and Large 1-2  2 yrs to short solid 900-1375 lbs with baby to 350 lb
calves at side 1650.00-1925.00; several broken mouth 975-1300 lbs with baby
to 300 lb calves at side 1385.00-1910.00 per pair.

Breeding Bulls; couple standouts 2 yrs 1485-1550 lbs 2925.00-3125.00; several
others 1 yr to 3 yrs 1245-1805 lbs 1825.00-2400.00 per head.


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
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS153.txt

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