Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 12/29/14

Tuesday, December 30, 2014

Receipts:  675     Week Ago:  No sale    Year Ago:  1007      

  Compared two weeks ago, light supply of feeder steers and heifers undertone
weak to lower.  Demand moderate.  Supply light, mostly small packages of feeders
and near 24 pct cows.  Slaughter cows steady to firm.

   Feeder Steers:   Medium and Large 1  pot load 660 lbs 247.00.
Medium and Large 1-2 pkg 398 lbs 286.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  small pkgs 420-490 lbs 240.00-255.00;
500-550 lbs 235.00-250.00, few fleshy/unweaned 215.00-235.00; pot load 738 lbs
216.10.  Medium and Large 1-2  two pkgs 360-410 lbs 245.00-262.50.


   Slaughter Cows:
   Percent Lean     Avg Dressing      High Dressing    Low Dressing     
Breakers  70-80     106.50-115.00     115.00-122.00    ------------         
                                                     
Boners    80-85     106.00-114.00     114.00-120.00    103.00-106.00          
                                                                              
Lean      85-90     100.00-110.00     110.00-114.00     90.00-100.00
                                                                                  
                                                                              
   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                                           
1300-2100 lbs       126.50-136.00     -------------    118.50-124.50          
                                                                                   
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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