Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 08/04/14

Tuesday, August 5, 2014

Receipts:  1683    Week Ago:  1411   Year Ago:  1061      

   Compared to last week, steers and heifers steady to firm.  Demand good.
Supply moderate, mostly 500-800 lbs offerings, near 56 pct steers and bulls,
34 pct heifers, 10 pct cows and 22 pct feeders over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows
firm to 2.00 higher.

   Feeder Steers:   Medium and Large 1 few pkgs 350-400 lbs 295.00-324.00;
small pkgs 425-500 lbs 284.00-294.00, pkg 440 lbs 314.00; 500-600 lbs 269.00-
290.00, lot fancy 520 lbs 295.50; 600-650 lbs 262.00-272.50, lot 662 lbs 265.50;
725-775 lbs 233.50-242.50; few pkgs 825-850 lbs 226.00-226.75; load 890 lbs
223.90.  Medium and Large 1-2 few pkgs 400-500 lbs 277.00-307.00; few 500-575 
lbs 266.00-272.00; 600-700 lbs 237.00-264.00; 775-800 lbs 230.00-232.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 small pkgs 425-500 lbs 239.00-254.00,
pkg thin 405 lbs 280.00; 500-600 lbs 234.00-251.00; few 650-700 lbs 222.50-
244.00; 720-740 lbs 222.25-230.00.  Medium and Large 1-2 425-450 lbs 252.00-
254.00, pkg thin 402 lbs 275.00; 525-600 lbs 234.00-247.00.
 
   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1 small pkgs 400-475 lbs 271.00-284.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
   Percent Lean     Avg Dressing      High Dressing    Low Dressing     
Breakers  70-80     115.00-125.00 few 125.50-131.00    ------------         
                                                     
Boners    80-85     115.00-125.00     126.50-136.50    ------------  
      
Lean      85-90     107.00-117.00     118.00-128.00    97.00-107.00
                                                       60.00-90.00 shelly/weak   
   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                     
1350-2150 lbs       136.00-146.00     147.50-152.50    129.00-135.00
                            
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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