Boonville-Farmers Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 04/13/2010

Wednesday, April 14, 2010

Receipts:   1656    Last Week:   1821    Year Ago:   1167
 
   Compared to last week, steers steady to 7.00 lower, heifers under 600 lbs 
steady to 6.00 lower, over 600 lbs 2.00 to 3.00 higher. Demand moderate to good. 
Supply moderate to heavy. Feeder offerings around 49 percent steers and bulls 
and 51 percent heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs around 38 percent. Cows around 15 
percent. Slaughter cows steady to 2.00 higher.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 128.50-135.50; pkg thin
397 lbs 141.50; 400-450 lbs 130.00-137.00; 450-500 lbs 119.50-132.75; few
Thin 453 lbs 131.00-134.00; 500-600 lbs 117.00-128.00; 600-650 lbs 112.50-
122.25; 650-700 lbs 108.00-116.75; 700-800 lbs 104.00-114.00; pkg 935 lbs
92.75. Medium And Large 1-2 350-400 lbs 117.00-125.00; 400-450 lbs 116.00-
127.75; 450-500 lbs 103.00-118.50; 500-600 lbs 106.00-116.00; 600-650 lbs
104.00-112.50; 700-750 lbs 101.50-107.50.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 114.50-125.00; 400-450
Lbs 118.25-128.00; 450-500 lbs 106.00-117.75; 500-600 lbs 103.50-112.50; 600
-700 lbs 101.50-110.50; 700-800 lbs 100.00-112.35; pkg fleshy 785 lbs 98.25.
Medium And Large 1-2 300-400 lbs 111.50-120.00; 400-450 lbs 105.00-117.25;
450-500 lbs 99.50-112.00; 500-600 lbs 96.50-107.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium And Large 1  350-400 lbs 128.50-132.50; 400-450 lbs 
127.00-131.00; 500-600 lbs 109.00-117.50; 650-700 lbs 104.25-108.50. Medium
And Large 1-2 450-500 lbs 109.50-121.00; 550-600 lbs 101.00-108.50; 600-700
Lbs 94.00-105.00; pkg 737 lbs 97.50.


   Slaughter Cows:
         Percent Lean   Av. Dressing      Hi Dressing      Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80      50.00-53.00       56.00-58.00      ------------
Boning       80-85      54.00-58.50       60.00-65.25      47.50-53.00
Lean         85-90      44.00-49.50       50.50-55.00      37.50-43.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2 
1100-2215 lbs           71.00-76.50       77.50-81.50      60.00-69.00

   Bred Cows: Medium And Large 1 3-7 yrs 985-1207 lbs 3rd stage 875.00-
985.00 per head, 5-short solid 1150-1510 lbs 2nd stage 810.00-860.00 per
Head. Medium And Large 1-2  3-short solid 1st to 3rd stage 675.00-790.00
Per head.

   Cow-Calf Pairs:  Medium And Large 1-2  2-short solid 945-1288 lbs 
With 75 to 175 lb calves at side 810.00-975.00 per pair.

Source:  MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service
         Brian K. Fleischmann, Market Reporter, (573) 751-5618
         24 Hour Market Report 1-573-522-9244
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_LS132.txt

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