Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 04/06/15

Tuesday, April 7, 2015

Receipts:  850     Week Ago:  2617    Year Ago:  1610            
 
  Compared to last week, light supply of steer and heifer calves steady to
firm, spots 5.00-10.00 higher on 500-525 lbs heifers.  Demand good.  Supply
light, mostly calves, near 50 pct steers and bulls, 30 pct heifers, 20 pct cows
and 5 pct feeders over 600 lbs.  Slaughter cows steady to firm.

   Feeder Steers:   Medium and Large 1  few pkgs 350-400 lbs 327.00-367.50;
400-500 lbs 280.00-332.00, pkg thin 410 lbs 360.00; 525-600 lbs 261.00-286.00;
few pkgs 600-675 lbs 246.00-277.00.  Medium and Large 1-2  525-600 lbs 248.00-
266.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  few pkgs 350-400 lbs 284.00-301.00;
400-500 lbs 257.00-294.00; 500-550 lbs 257.00-272.00; pkg 633 lbs 226.00.
Medium and Large 1-2  two pkgs thin 430-440 lbs 284.00-290.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium and Large 1  425-450 lbs 287.00-327.50.

   Slaughter Cows:
   Percent Lean     Avg Dressing      High Dressing    Low Dressing     
Breakers  70-80     103.50-109.00     109.00-114.00    95.00-100.50             
                                                     
Boners    80-85     103.00-110.00     110.50-115.50    ------------           
                                      Ind 122.00                             
Lean      85-90      98.00-108.00     109.00-115.00    82.00-96.00 
                                                                                 
                                                                              
   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                       
1550-2250 lbs       132.00-142.00     144.50-147.50    128.00-132.00
                                                  
             
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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