Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 01/05/15

Tuesday, January 6, 2015

Receipts:  2000    Week Ago:  675    Year Ago:  1587      

  No good recent price comparison on feeders, undertone firm to higher.
Demand good to very good.  Supply moderate, mostly weaned 500-700 lbs offerings
with shots, near 55 pct steers, 40 pct heifers, 5 pct cows and 46 pct feeders
over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows steady to 2.00 lower most decline on boner and
breakers.

   Feeder Steers:   Medium and Large 1  small pkgs 400-500 lbs 300.00-341.00;
500-550 lbs 300.00-320.00; 550-600 lbs 270.00-300.00; 600-650 lbs 250.00-275.00;
650-700 lbs 240.00-261.00; 700-800 lbs 231.00-238.00; 850-900 lbs 219.75-222.50;
part/load 975 lbs 217.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  two pkgs 480-580 lbs 270.00-
282.50; pkg thin 635 lbs 254.50; few small pkgs 675-750 lbs 230.00-236.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  small pkgs 400-500 lbs 254.00-295.00;
500-600 lbs 230.00-256.00; 600-700 lbs 226.00-239.50; 700-750 lbs 220.00-223.50.
Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 465 lbs 242.50; few 550-600 lbs 231.00-238.00; few
625-650 lbs 221.00-230.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
   Percent Lean     Avg Dressing      High Dressing    Low Dressing     
Breakers  70-80     104.50-114.50 few 114.50-115.00     98.00-105.00          
                                                     
Boners    80-85     104.00-114.00 few 114.00-115.50     94.00-104.00         
                                                                                
Lean      85-90     100.00-110.00 few 110.00-114.00 few 90.00-100.00
                                                                                  
                                                                              
   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                                           
1525-2025 lbs       135.50-139.50     143.00-148.00    129.00-132.00        
                                                                                   
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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