Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 04/21/14

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Receipts:  1123    Week Ago:  2179    Year Ago:  1806   

   Compared to last week, feeder steers and heifers under 550 lbs sold 5.00 to 
10.00 higher, heavier weights steady to 5.00 higher on a limited test. Slaughter 
cows steady to 1.00 higher.  Supply and demand moderate.  Cows and bulls 
accounted for 16 percent of the total offering.  The feeder supply consisted of 
57 percent steers and bulls and 43 percent heifers; 31 percent of all the feeder 
cattle weighed over 600 lbs.  

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 251.00-261.00; 400-500 lbs 
224.00-254.00; 500-600 lbs 221.00-243.50; 600-700 206.00-211.00; pkg 724 lbs 
185.50.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 240.00-247.00; 400-500 lbs 222.50-
248.00; 500-600 lbs 211.00-220.00; 600-700 lbs 189.50-194.50; part load 794 lbs 
178.50; part load 884 lbs 165.60.  

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 221.00-235.00; 400-500 lbs 
206.00-228.00; 500-600 lbs 195.00-210.00, fleshy 189.00-199.00; 600-700 lbs 
175.50-180.50.  Medium and Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 400-500 lbs 192.00-209.00; 
500-600 lbs 170.00-186.00; 600-700 lbs 179.50-185.00.  Medium 1-2  pkg 483 lbs 
200.50.  

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  200-300 lbs 237.00-249.00; 300-400 lbs 
251.00-260.00; 400-500 lbs 215.00-226.50; 500-600 lbs 181.50-196.00; pkg 668 lbs 
164.00; pkg 710 lbs 158.00. 

   Slaughter Cows: 
         Percent Lean     Av. Dressing     High Dressing     Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80        96.00-101.50     103.50-107.00 few 93.00-94.50
Boning       80-85        96.00-102.00     103.50-105.50     -----------
Lean         85-90        86.00-94.50       99.00-104.00     78.00-85.50

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  1300-2350 lbs 110.00-117.50; few low 
dressing 93.00-102.50

Source:  MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service 
         Tracey Thompson, Market Reporter, (573) 751-5618
         24 Hour Market Report 1-573-522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS153xt
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