Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 07/21/14

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Receipts:  1125    Week Ago:  1228   Year Ago:  901       

  Compared to last week, steers and heifers steady to firm.  Demand moderate to
good.  Supply light, mostly 400-700 lbs offerings, near 60 pct steers and bulls,
30 pct heifers, 10 pct cows and 21 pct feeders over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows
firm to 2.00 higher, most advance on lean offerings.

   Feeder Steers:   Medium and Large 1 425-500 lbs 263.00-283.00, two pkgs 408 
lbs 296.00-300.00; 500-600 lbs 248.00-275.00; 600-700 lbs 225.00-249.20; two
pkgs 708 lbs 222.50-224.00.  Medium and Large 1-2 475-500 lbs 277.00-281.00;
thin/gaunt part-load 608 lbs 252.00 and pkg 702 lbs 230.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 few pkgs 300-375 lbs 263.00-286.00;
425-500 lbs 246.00-256.00; 500-600 lbs 224.00-239.00; 625-675 lbs 211.00-228.50.
Medium and Large 1-2 360-380 lbs 268.00-284.50; pkg 425 lbs 261.00; pkg 460 lbs
246.00; thin/gaunt pkg and lot 525-530 lbs 237.00-241.25.
 
   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1 and 1-2 few 300-350 lbs 280.00-311.00; two
pkgs 475-485 lbs 241.00-255.00; few pkgs 600-625 lbs 217.00-223.00; two pkgs 
675-685 lbs 200.00-203.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
   Percent Lean     Avg Dressing      High Dressing    Low Dressing     
Breakers  70-80     110.50-120.50     122.50-124.50    108.00-110.00          
Boners    80-85     110.00-118.50     122.50-125.00    ------------       
Lean      85-90     104.50-116.50     117.00-125.00    94.00-104.00
                                      Ind 129.00                       

   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                                         
1250-2050 lbs       133.00-139.50     140.00-143.50    123.50-130.50
                                                                                   
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.txt

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