Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 04/07/14

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Receipts:  1610    Week Ago:  2900    Year Ago:  3552      

  Compared to last week, steers and heifers under 400 lbs mostly steady, 400-
700 lbs weak to 10.00 lower, spots 10.00-15.00 lower on steers and over 700 lbs no good comparison.  Demand moderate to good.  Supply moderate, mostly 350-650
lbs calves, near 60 pct steers, 30 pct heifers, 10 pct cows and 20 pct feeders
over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows steady to 3.00 lower.

   Feeder Steers:   Medium and Large 1 pkg 310 lbs 272.00; 350-400 lbs 237.00-
246.00; 400-500 lbs 217.00-240.00, lot fancy 452 lbs 242.50; 500-600 lbs 212.00-
228.00; 600-700 lbs 187.00-211.00, pkg thin 213.50; few 700-775 lbs 172.25-
188.50.  Medium and Large 1-2 few 450-500 lbs 203.00-221.50; few 500-575 lbs
203.00-216.00; two pkgs 625-675 lbs 190.00-194.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 325-375 lbs 218.00-240.00; 400-500 lbs
190.00-216.00, lot fancy 404 lbs 223.50, few fleshy/unweaned 185.00-189.00;
500-600 lbs 183.00-199.00; few 600-700 lbs 170.50-182.50.
Medium and Large 1-2 few 375-400 lbs 210.00-217.00; few 750-800 lbs 155.25-
158.75.
 
   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1 few 350-375 lbs 237.00-244.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
   Percent Lean     Avg Dressing     High Dressing    Low Dressing     
Breakers  70-80     95.00-102.00     104.50-107.50    90.00-95.00       
                                     Ind 113.00     
Boners    80-85     95.00-102.00     103.00-108.00    87.50-92.50      
                                                                      
Lean      85-90     84.00-94.00       95.00-104.50    74.00-84.00
                                                      62.00-74.00 shelly/weak
                             
   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                                 
1500-2050 lbs  few 107.50-113.50     -------------     99.50-104.00
                                                                        

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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