Boonville-Farmers Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 03/08/2011

Wednesday, March 9, 2011

Receipts:   1571    Last Week:   602    Year Ago:   1813
 
   Compared to last week, feeder steers under 600 lbs 4.00 to 5.00 higher,
Over 600 lbs steady to 4.00 higher, and feeder heifers under 600 lbs steady
To 3.00 higher, over 600 lbs 1.00 to 4.00 higher. Supply moderate. Demand very
Good again this week as most of the feeders were weaned, in good body condition
And had health programs. Offerings over 600 lbs around 48 percent. Cows around
10 percent. Slaughter cows steady to 3.00 higher.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 155.00-163.00; 400-450 lbs
154.00-164.00; 450-500 lbs 148.00-159.50; few fancy 455-467 lbs 161.50-165.00;
Pkg thin 455 lbs 164.00; 500-550 lbs 148.50-157.75; 550-600 lbs 140.75-153.00;
Pkg thin 550 lbs 155.25; 600-700 lbs 130.00-143.75; 700-800 lbs 125.50-137.00;
800-900 lbs 118.50-123.00; pkg 913 lbs 115.75; pkg 1020 lbs 105.00. Medium And
Large 1-2  450-500 lbs 132.00-146.00; 550-600 lbs 117.00-126.00; 600-625 lbs
120.00-131.50.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-350 lbs 139.00-144.50; 350-400 lbs  
140.00-148.00; 400-450 134.00-145.75; 450-500 lbs 131.25-139.00; 500-550 lbs
134.00-142.75; 550-600 lbs 126.25-137.25; 600-700 lbs 120.50-127.50; 700-800
Lbs 115.60-121.00; pkg 862 lbs 108.00; pkg 928 lbs 102.00. Medium And Large 1-2
350-400 lbs 129.00-136.00; 400-500 lbs 113.50-126.00; 500-550 lbs 123.50-135.00;
550-600 lbs 114.00-125.00; 600-700 lbs 116.00-118.75; pkg 965 lbs 98.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium And Large 1-2  300-350 lbs 138.00-152.00; 400-500 lbs 
136.00-155.00; 500-600 lbs 116.00-142.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
         Percent Lean   Av. Dressing      Hi Dressing      Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80      65.00-70.50       75.00-80.00      ------------
Boning       80-85      61.00-68.00       70.00-78.00      51.50-59.50
Lean         85-90      50.00-58.00       -----------      38.50-48.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2 
 1265-2050 lbs          74.50-82.50       84.50-87.50      65.00-72.50   


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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