Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 08/11/14

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

Receipts:  750    Week Ago:  1683    Year Ago:  1429   

   Compared to last week, feeder steers and heifers under 600 lbs sold weak to 
5.00 lower; few similar sales of heavier weights 5.00-10.00 lower. Slaughter 
cows steady to 3.00 higher. Supply light to moderate and demand moderate.  Cows 
and bulls accounted for 08 percent of the total offering.  The feeder supply 
consisted of 66 percent steers and bulls and 33 percent heifers; 61 percent of 
all the feeder cattle weighed over 600 lbs. 

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 367 lbs 300.00; pkg 423 lbs 283.00; 
500-600 lbs 265.00-285.00; 600-700 lbs 250.00-251.00; 700-800 lbs 227.00-229.50.  
Medium and Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 265.00-276.00; 500-600 lbs 259.00-268.00; 600-
700 lbs 232.00-249.50; 700-800 lbs 223.00-228.00.  Large 1-2  pkg 634 lbs 
239.50; lot 752 lbs 225.00.  Large 2  pkg 431 lbs 251.00.   

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  400-500 lbs 240.00-250.00; 500-600 lbs 
240.00-245.00; 600-700 lbs 217.50-225.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 520 lbs 
thin 239.00; 550-600 lbs 214.00-221.00; few 600-700 217.25-219.00.  Large 1-2  
lot 59 lbs 222.50; pkg 751 lbs 190.00. 

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 249.00-297.00; 500-600 lbs 
227.00-241.00; 600-700 lbs 202.00-230.00.  

   Slaughter Cows: 
         Percent Lean     Av. Dressing     High Dressing     Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80        115.00-125.00    126.50-133.00     ------------
Boning       80-85        116.00-125.00    128.00-139.00     -----------
Lean         85-90        110.00-117.00    117.00-129.00     100.00-110.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  1200-2150 lbs 133.00-142.50; high dressing 
156.00-158.00; low dressing 121.00-128.00.   

Source:  MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service, Kingdom City, MO
         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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