Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 03/02/15

Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Receipts:  940     Week Ago:  963     Year Ago:  293 (ice/snow)

  Compared to last week, light supply of feeders steady to firm.  Demand good.
Supply mostly 600-900 lbs steers with eight full pot-loads, near 82 pct steers,
15 pct heifers, 3 pct cows and 68 pct feeders mostly steers over 600 lbs.
Slaughter cows firm on light supply.

   Feeder Steers:   Medium and Large 1  600-700 lbs 237.00-254.00; pkg and lot
730-750 lbs 227.00-240.00; load 795 lbs 200.00; four loads 850-890 lbs 189.75-
197.00; three loads 900-940 lbs 189.85-190.00.  Medium and Large 1-2 two pkgs
485-580 lbs 257.00-264.00; pkg 735 lbs 243.00; 885-935 lbs 175.00-192.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 555 lbs 230.50; pkg and load black 
replacements load 707 lbs 220.00 and pkg 770 lbs 202.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
   Percent Lean     Avg Dressing      High Dressing    Low Dressing     
Breakers  70-80 few 110.00-112.50     Ind 116.50       ------------         
                                                     
Boners    80-85 few 107.00-112.00     114.00-116.50    ------------      
                                                                      
Lean      85-90 few 101.00-108.00     ------------     -----------  
                                                                                  
                                                                              
   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                        
1590-2000 lbs  few  Ind 148.00        Ind 152.50       Ind 125.00   
                                                              
                                   
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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