Kingdom City - Callaway Livestock Center: Cattle Auction Report for 07/27/15

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Receipts:  700    Week Ago:  1366    Year Ago:  1411            
 
  Compared to last week, light supply of steers and heifers 5.00-10.00 lower,
spots 10.00-20.00 lower on 500-600 lbs heifers.  Demand moderate.  Supply light,
mostly small packages of 400-650 lbs feeders, near 40 pct steers and bulls,
52 pct heifers, 8 pct cows and 30 pct mostly heifers over 600 lbs.
Slaughter cows steady to firm on light supply.

   Feeder Steers:   Medium and Large 1 pkg 413 lbs 334.00; pkg 507 lbs 275.00;
lot 582 lbs 257.25; few pkgs 600-630 lbs 240.00-248.00.  Medium and Large 1-2
few pkgs 400-500 lbs 264.00-270.00; pkg 550 lbs 259.00; pot-load 930 lbs 192.00
Medium 1-2 pkg 555 lbs 248.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1 two pkgs 375-400 lbs 253.00-258.00;
pkg 440 lbs 230.00; few pkgs 500-540 lbs 219.00-239.00; pkg 632 lbs 224.00.
Medium and Large 1-2 two pkgs 375-400 lbs 244.00-260.00; two pkgs 440-485 lbs
241.00-242.00; small pkgs 520-560 lbs 224.00-235.00; 600-650 lbs 225.25-232.00.
Medium and Large 2 few pkgs 400-430 lbs 251.00; 545-595 lbs 214.00-235.00;
pkg 620 lbs 220.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
   Percent Lean     Avg Dressing      High Dressing     Low Dressing     
Breakers  70-80        Ind 109.50     ------------      101.00-104.00         
                                           
Boners    80-85     106.00-111.00     111.00-115.50     102.00-103.00          
                                                                                       
Lean      85-90      97.00-102.00     110.00-117.00     85.00-92.00 
                                                    few 70.00-80.00 shelly/weak
                       
   Slaughter Bulls: Yield Grade 1-2                                   
1550-1975 lbs   few 142.50-146.00     -------------     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.txt

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