Boonville-Farmers Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 02/22/2011

Wednesday, February 23, 2011

Receipts:   1784    Last Week:   1738    Year Ago:   513
 
   Compared to last week, steers steady to 2.00 higher and heifers mostly
steady. Supply moderate. Demand good. Todays auction featured a large number
of yearling consignments of good quality and weaned a long time with health
programs. Feeder offerings around 58 percent steers and bulls and 42 percent
heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs around 65 percent. Cows around 6 percent.
Slaughter cows mostly steady.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  300-350 lbs 154.00-162.00; 350-400 lbs
148.50-150.00; 400-500 lbs 145.00-153.00; 500-550 lbs 139.50-149.00; 550-600
Lbs 134.25-144.75; 600-650 lbs 129.75-140.00; 650-700 lbs 125.75-134.00; 700-
800 lbs 119.00-131.00; 800-900 lbs 118.50-124.50; pkg 953 lbs 114.00. Medium
And Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 142.00-151.00; 400-500 lbs 134.50-147.00; 500-600
Lbs 123.00-135.50; 600-700 lbs 115.00-129.00; 700-800 lbs 116.50-123.50; 800-
900 lbs 114.50-119.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 130.50-141.50; 400-500 lbs 
129.00-139.75; 500-600 lbs 125.00-136.75; 600-700 lbs 111.50-126.25; 700-800
Lbs 114.75-118.75; 800-900 lbs 102.75-114.60. Medium And Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 
119.00-130.00; 450-500 lbs 119.00-128.50; 500-600 lbs 113.00-128.50; 600-700
Lbs 110.50-118.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium And Large 1-2  500-550 lbs 122.50-128.50; pkg 660 lbs
112.50.


   Slaughter Cows:
         Percent Lean   Av. Dressing      Hi Dressing      Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80      61.00-65.00       -----------      ------------
Boning       80-85      62.00-69.00       71.00-78.00      54.50-61.50
Lean         85-90      50.00-55.00       57.50-62.00      37.25-47.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2 
1365-2245 lbs           74.00-80.00       Ind 87.00        60.50-70.50


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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