Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 03/09/15

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Receipts:  2975    Week Ago:  942     Year Ago:  2618            

   No good recent price comparison on feeder steers and heifers, however,
undertone higher. Some comparable sales of 700-900 lbs steers 5.00-
10.00 higher. Demand good to very good.  Supply heavy, mostly 500-800 lbs
offerings, near 60 pct steers and bulls, 35 pct heifers, 5 pct cows and 45 pct
feeders over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows firm to 5.00 higher.

   Feeder Steers:   Medium and Large 1  pkg 333 lbs 332.00; few pkgs 410-440 lbs
311.00-325.00; 450-500 282.00-307.00; 500-600 lbs 268.00-299.00; several 600-700
lbs 237.50-269.00; 700-800 lbs 215.00-248.25; 800-830 lbs 195.00-216.75; load
870 lbs 201.00; load 908 lbs 198.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  450-500 lbs 275.00-
289.00; 500-600 lbs 255.00-285.00; 600-675 lbs 220.00-240.00, thin 254.00-258.00
700-775 lbs 210.00-240.00.  Medium 1  lot 713 lbs 229.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  320-400 lbs 295.00-338.00; 400-430 lbs
292.00-320.00; 450-500 lbs 250.00-284.00; 500-600 lbs 236.00-270.00; several
600-700 lbs 224.00-240.25.  Medium and Large 1-2  few 450-475 lbs 274.00-276.00;
500-600 lbs 228.00-244.00, thin 245.00-265.00; 600-700 lbs 203.00-235.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1 pkg 377 lbs 345.00; 410-475 lbs 254.00-
307.50; 510-550 lbs 229.00-277.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
   Percent Lean     Avg Dressing      High Dressing    Low Dressing     
Breakers  70-80 few 112.50-115.50     117.00-117.50    106.50-108.50      
                                                     
Boners    80-85     111.00-115.00     116.50-120.00    ------------     
              
Lean      85-90     105.00-115.00     115.00-120.00    94.00-105.00
                                  few 120.00-125.50                              
                                                                              
   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                
1400-2200 lbs       136.50-146.50     -------------    128.50-136.50      
                                                              
                                   
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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