Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 08/18/14

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Receipts:  1621    Week Ago:  750    Year Ago:  1353      

  Compared to last week, steers and heifers on comparable sales firm to 10.00
higher.  Demand good to very good.  Supply moderate, mostly 450-775 lbs feeders,
near 67 pct steers and bulls, 24 pct heifers, 9 pct cows and 34 pct mostly 
steers over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows steady to firm.

   Feeder Steers:   Medium and Large 1 small pkg 331 lbs 338.00; few small pkgs
375 lbs 305.00-325.00; small pkgs 400-500 lbs 280.00-308.00, few unweaned 260.00
-280.00; 510-600 lbs 265.00-298.50; 600-700 lbs 240.00-263.00; part/load fancy
709 lbs 256.00; pkg 805 lbs 229.25.  Medium and Large 1-2 525-575 lbs 245.50-
288.00; 600-700 lbs 232.00-244.25; part/load 775 lbs 225.00; two pkgs 865-875 
lbs 206.00-220.75.  Medium and Large 2 590-630 lbs 225.00-229.50; pkg 705 lbs
224.00.  Large 1 pot-load 952 lbs 209.00.  Medium 1 530-580 lbs 247.00-259.50.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 small pkg 340 lbs 320.00; pkg 372 lbs
296.00; small pkgs 420-480 lbs 245.00-276.00; 510-600 lbs 237.00-250.50; lot
640 lbs 243.25.  Medium and Large 1-2 two pkgs 350-400 lbs 272.00-295.00; few
pkgs 440-500 lbs 254.00-268.00; few 520-550 lbs 231.50-236.00; 625-700 lbs
225.50-232.50.
 
   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1 small pkg 295 lbs 321.00; pkg 435 lbs
267.00; pkg 545 lbs 233.50.  Medium 1-2 525-545 lbs 243.50-249.00; 620-640 lbs
229.00-231.50.

   Slaughter Cows:
   Percent Lean     Avg Dressing      High Dressing    Low Dressing     
Breakers  70-80 few 114.50-124.50 few 127.00-128.00    ------------           
                                                     
Boners    80-85     115.00-125.00 few 125.00-130.00    104.00-114.50   
                                                                         
Lean      85-90     110.00-118.00     118.00-128.00    101.00-110.00
                                  few 130.00-135.00     69.00- 99.00 shelly/weak    
   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                   
1275-2225 lbs       137.00-145.00     150.00-152.00    127.00-132.00
                                      Ind 163.00
                        
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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