Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 02/23/15

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Receipts:  963     Week Ago:  1041    Year Ago:  2376      

  Compared to last week, light supply of feeder steers and heifers steady to
firm.  Demand good.  Supply light, mostly feeders over 550 lbs, near 49 pct 
steers and bulls, 46 pct heifers, 5 pct cows and 45 pct feeders over 600 lbs.
Slaughter cows on light supply firm to 2.00 higher.

   Feeder Steers:   Medium and Large 1  few pkgs 350-400 lbs 298.00-317.00;
few 400-475 lbs 278.00-297.00; few 565-595 lbs 252.00-266.00; 600-700 lbs
222.00-255.50; pkg and part load 750-760 lbs 218.00-219.25; two pkgs 810-835 lbs
192.00; lot fleshy 870 lbs 185.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  pkg 417 lbs 289.00;
two pkgs 535-565 lbs 244.00-264.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 367 lbs 284.00; two pkgs 425-435 lbs
262.00-264.50; few 535-600 lbs 224.00-249.50; 600-675 lbs 209.50-229.50; two 
pkgs fleshy 645-695 lbs 184.00-187.00; lot 708 lbs 205.00.  Medium and Large
1-2  two pkgs 735-740 lbs 193.00-198.50.

  Feeder Bulls:   Medium and Large 1-2 pkg 545 lbs 228.00; pkg 650 lbs 196.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
   Percent Lean     Avg Dressing      High Dressing    Low Dressing     
Breakers  70-80 few 107.00-111.00     -------------    101.00-106.50    
                                                     
Boners    80-85     104.00-111.00     113.00-117.00    100.50-104.00   
                 
Lean      85-90     102.00-109.00 few 114.00-118.00    92.00-97.00  
                                                                                  
                                                                              
   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                               
1650-2125 lbs   few 132.50-136.00     Ind 145.00       -------------        
                                                              
                                   
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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