Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 12/15/2014

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Receipts: 2178    Last Week:  2306    Last Year:  1579
 
   Compared to last week, feeder steers and heifers were 5.00 to 10.00
lower. Demand moderate to good. Supply heavy. Feeder offerings 56 percent
steers and bulls and 35 percent heifers and 9 percent cows and 57 percent
feeders over 600 lbs. Slaughter cows steady.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  400-500 lbs 302.00-318.00; 500-600 lbs
254.00-310.00; 600-700 lbs 237.00-254.00; 700-800 lbs 212.00-238.75; 800-900
lbs 204.75-218.00; few 900-950 lbs 191.00-198.85. Medium and Large
1-2 325-400 lbs 291.00-313.00; 425-500 lbs 262.00-293.00; 500-600 lbs 230.00-
276.00; 600-700 lbs 214.50-237.00; few 700-750 lbs 214.00-214.50. 

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  400-500 lbs 258.00-277.00; 500-600 lbs
223.00-257.00; 600-675 lbs 224.00-239.00, pkg fleshy 603 lbs 220.00; 700-800 
lbs 198.00-209.00; pkg 830 lbs 192.25, pkg 885 lbs 163.00. Medium and Large 1-2
350-400 lbs 251.00-270.00; 400-500 lbs 238.00-279.00; 500-600 lbs 225.00-238.00;
600-700 lbs 204.00-229.50.

Feeder Bulls: Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 373 lbs 300.00; 475-500 lbs 270.00-282.50; 500-600 lbs 199.00-247.00; 600-700 lbs 199.00-214.50.

   Slaughter Cows:
          Percent Lean    Bulk           High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking        70-80    108.00-113.00   112.50-115.50    103.00-106.50
Boning          80-85    103.00-113.00   114.00-117.00     94.50-101.50
Lean            85-90    100.00-109.00   -------           94.50-97.00
                                                   Shelly  66.00-79.00

   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2  12252220 lbs 126.50-132.00; high 
dressing 142.50; ind low dressing 123.00.

Replacement Cows: Medium and Large 1  few 5 years to short and solid 1250-1400
lbs 2nd stage to 3rd stage 1800.00-2625.00. Medium and Large 1-2  2 years to 
broken mouth 925-1450 lbs 1st stage to 3rd stage 1250.00-1850.00.

Cow and Calf Pairs: Medium and Large 1  few 2 to 7 years 1050-1300 lbs with
150-300 lb calves 2575.00-3075.00 per pair.


Source: MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Kingdom City, MO
        Steve Gill, Market Reporter, 573-751-5618
        24 Hour Market Report573-522-9244 
        www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS153.txt
 
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