Kingdom City, Mo. Callaway Livestock Center : Special Cow Sale Report for 05/01/2014

Friday, May 2, 2014

Receipts:  994

   An overflow crowd was on hand for this month’s Special Cow Sale.  
With the grass growing and rainfall and feeder cattle prices setting new 
record highs demand for bred cows and cow-calf pairs remains very good.
Tonight’s offering had very fancy quality replacement cows and bulls.

   Bred Cows:  Medium and Large 1  2 yrs to 8 yrs 1045-1405 lbs 2nd to 3rd  
Stage 1800.00-2325.00 per head. Medium And Large 1-2  2 yrs to broken mouth
870-1400 lbs 1st to 3rd stage 1375.00-1750.00 per head.

   Cow/Calf Pairs:  Medium and Large 1  2 yr first calf heifers 900-1225 lbs
With 100-180 lb calves at side 2625.00-3250.00 per pair; 2 yrs to 8 yrs 850-  
1350 lbs with 80-210 lb calves at side 2000.00-2550.00 per pair. Medium And
Large 1-2  2 yrs to Broken Mouth 900-1500 lbs with baby to 145 lb calves at
Side 1675.00-1935.00 per pair.

Breeding Bulls; several stand-outs 1 yr to 3 ˝ yrs 1395-1840 lbs 2950.00-
3500.00 per head; several 1 yr to 3 yrs 1250-1815 lbs 2000.00-2800.00; several
others 1 to 3 yrs 980-1585 lbs 1450.00-1975.00 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_LS144.txt
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