Boonville-Farmers Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 02/08/2011

Wednesday, February 9, 2011

Receipts:   545    2 Weeks Ago:   1055    Year Ago:   52
 
   Compared to two weeks ago, feeder steers and heifers sold mostly steady.
Supply light. Demand good. Feeder offerings around 58 percent steers and
Bulls and 42 percent heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs around 37 percent.
Cows around 10 percent. Slaughter cows 3.00 to 4.00 higher

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  350-375 lbs 143.00-155.50; 400-500 lbs
143.50-153.50; 500-550 lbs 139.00-149.75; 550-600 lbs 132.00-139.00; 600-650
Lbs 134.00-134.75; 650-700 lbs 121.00-129.00; 700-750 lbs 115.00-122.75; pkg
903 lbs 114.35. Medium And Large 1-2 400-435 lbs 130.00-137.50; 500-600 lbs
121.00-135.00; 600-700 lbs 109.50-121.50; pkg 720 lbs 105.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 392 lbs 129.00; 400-500 lbs 129.00-
137.75; 500-600 lbs 121.00-134.75; 600-700 lbs 111.00-122.00; 700-750 lbs 106.00
-112.00. Medium And Large 1-2 350-375 lbs 121.00-122.00; 400-500 lbs 114.00-
127.50; 500-600 lbs 114.00-123.50; pkg 663 lbs 114.75.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium And Large 1-2 500-550 lbs 128.00-133.00. 


   Slaughter Cows:
         Percent Lean   Av. Dressing      Hi Dressing      Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80      62.50-68.50       69.50-73.00      ------------
Boning       80-85      64.00-68.00   Ind 74.50            ------------
Lean         85-90      52.50-56.00   Ind 59.50            43.00-49.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2 
1785-2185 lbs           80.00-87.00   Ind 92.50            ------------


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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