Boonville-Farmers Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 04/19/2011

Wednesday, April 20, 2011

Receipts:  1225    Last Week:  1371    Year Ago:  1033
 
   Compared to last week, feeder steers steady to 2.00 lower and feeder heifers
1.00 to 3.00 lower. Demand moderate to good. Supply moderate. Feeder offerings
Around 64 percent steers and bulls and 36 percent heifers. Offerings over 600
Lbs around 38 percent. Cows around 12 percent. Slaughter cows 2.00 to 5.00
Higher.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  few 335 lbs 164.00-172.00; 400-500 lbs
154.00-163.00; 500-600 lbs 145.25-154.50; 600-700 lbs 131.00-142.50; 700-800
Lbs 124.50-136.10. Medium And Large 1-2  pkg thin 370 lbs 172.00; 400-500 lbs
147.50-163.50; 500-600 lbs 144.75-149.50; 600-700 lbs 127.00-136.50; pkg 947
Lbs 118.50.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 142.50-151.00; 400-500 lbs
139.00-143.00; pkg fleshy 469 lbs 134.00; 500-600 lbs 131.25-139.50; pkg fleshy
555 lbs 122.00; 600-700 lbs 123.25-130.00; 700-750 lbs 119.50-123.00; pkg 835
Lbs 114.00. Medium And Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 127.00-140.00; 400-500 lbs 128.00
-142.50; 500-600 lbs 122.00-135.50; 600-650 lbs 118.00-128.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium And Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 150.00-171.00; 400-500 lbs   
140.00-159.00; 500-600 lbs 131.00-147.50; 600-650 lbs 131.50-134.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
         Percent Lean   Av. Dressing      Hi Dressing      Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80      65.00-70.00       72.00-80.00      ------------            
                                      Few 82.50
Boning       80-85      63.50-71.50       72.00-81.00      52.00-57.50
                                      Few 83.00-88.00
Lean         85-90      54.50-58.50       60.00-67.00      39.00-45.50
                                          70.00-73.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2 
1415-1925 lbs           90.00-98.50       102.00-105.00    82.00-87.00        

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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