Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 01/12/15

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Receipts:  2131    Week Ago:  2000    Year Ago:  3285      

  Compared to last week, calves 350-450 lbs undertone sharply higher, steers
450-600 lbs steady to 10.00 lower and over 600 lbs weak to 10.00 lower.  Heifers
over 450 lbs steady to 5.00 lower.  Demand moderate to very good, best on calves
400-550 lbs.  Supply moderate, mostly 500-800 lbs steers and 450-750 lbs heifers
near 57 pct steers, 36 pct heifers, 7 pct cows and 44 pct feeders over 600 lbs.
Slaughter cows mostly steady.

   Feeder Steers:   Medium and Large 1  few pkgs 400-435 lbs 294.00-351.00, lot
thin 400 lbs 389.50; 450-500 lbs 285.00-312.50; 500-600 lbs 268.00-309.00;
several 600-700 lbs 226.00-268.00; 700-800 lbs 219.00-240.25; load 927 lbs
201.85.  Medium and Large 1-2  lot 558 lbs 248.00; 700-750 lbs 224.00-229.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  few pkgs 385-400 lbs 314.00-345.00;
few 400-430 lbs 285.00-329.00, lot thin 417 lbs 362.00; 450-500 lbs 246.00-
266.00; 500-600 lbs 233.00-265.50; several 600-700 lbs 219.00-239.50; load
742 lbs 216.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  few 375-400 lbs 323.00-329.00; pkg
640 lbs 221.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
   Percent Lean     Avg Dressing      High Dressing    Low Dressing     
Breakers  70-80     104.50-112.50 few 114.50-119.50    ------------          
                                                     
Boners    80-85     104.00-112.00     114.00-119.00     96.00-104.00                
                                                               
Lean      85-90      99.00-109.00 few 110.00-115.00     90.00-99.00 
                                                    few 80.00-90.00 shelly/weak   
                                                                             
   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                          
1500-2000 lbs       128.00-138.00     -------------    -------------     
              
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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