Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 09/01/14

Tuesday, September 2, 2014

Receipts:  2738    Week Ago:  1161   Year Ago:  2145      

  Compared to last week, annual labor day yearling sale, steers and heifers 
under 500 lbs not well tested and over 500 lbs steady to firm.  Demand good.
Supply moderate to heavy, mostly 550-950 lbs offerings with 29 full pot-loads
in the offerings, near 80 pct steers, 18 pct heifers, 2 pct cows and 66 pct
mostly steers over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows on light supply weak to 3.00 lower.

   Feeder Steers:   Medium and Large 1 four small pkgs 465-505 lbs 289.00-306.00
550-600 lbs 255.00-267.50, fancy 287.50-293.50; load 670 lbs 254.00; 700-750 lbs
236.00-240.50, pkg thin 250.00; 750-800 lbs 223.75-237.50; 825-850 lbs 219.75-
223.25.  Medium and Large 1-2 few 520-560 lbs 240.00-270.50; 600-675 lbs 224.25-
242.50; 700-800 lbs 222.00-240.00; 800-900 lbs 217.50-225.25, load thin 828 lbs
231.75; 900-950 lbs 209.00-211.50.  Medium and Large 2 500-600 lbs 226.50-
235.00; 700-800 lbs 205.00-219.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 small pkg 408 lbs 285.00; few pkgs
440-490 lbs 247.00-268.00; 500-575 lbs 240.00-255.75; 650-700 lbs 220.00-229.75
Load 715 lbs 231.25.  Medium and Large 1-2 pkg 368 lbs 276.00; few pkg thin 
500-520 lbs 251.00-255.00; lot 540 lbs 238.50; pkg 645 lbs 220.00.


   Slaughter Cows:
   Percent Lean     Avg Dressing      High Dressing    Low Dressing     
Breakers  70-80     -----------       ------------     ------------             
                                                     
Boners    80-85 few 115.00-121.00     121.00-128.50    ------------            
                                                             
Lean      85-90 few 107.00-115.00     116.50-122.50    ------------ 
                                                               
   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                                
1370-1735 lbs       Ind 142.00        -------------    Ind 136.00           
                                                   
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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