Boonville-Farmers Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 05/24/2011

Wednesday, May 25, 2011

Receipts:  612    Last Week:  608    Year Ago:  1187
 
   Compared to last week, feeder steers and heifers 6.00 to 9.00 lower.
Supply very light. Demand light. Feeder offerings around 49 percent steers
and bulls and 51 percent heifers. Offerings around 600 lbs around 24
percent. Cows around 38 percent. Slaughter cows 1.00 to 2.00 lower.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  380 lbs 142.00-144.00; 400-450 lbs
139.00-144.50; 500-550 lbs 138.50-141.50; 600-650 lbs 126.00-126.75; pkg
750 lbs 121.00. Medium And Large 1-2   300-400 lbs 131.00-145.00; 400-500
lbs 126.00-139.00; 500-600 lbs 117.00-136.00; 600-650 lbs 117.50-121.00; 
800-850 lbs 100.00-113.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 133.50-135.50; 400-500 
lbs 130.00-132.50; 500-550 lbs 124.00-130.00; 600-700 lbs 116.50-119.00;
pkg fleshy 749 lbs 113.50. Medium And Large 1-2  300-400 124.00-138.00; 400-
500 lbs 116.00-130.00; 500-600 lbs 114.00-128.00; 600-700 lbs 113.00-118.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium And Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 114.00-134.00; 500-
600 lbs 119.00-132.00; 600-650 lbs 104.00-119.50.
702 lbs 118.25.

   Slaughter Cows:
         Percent Lean   Av. Dressing      Hi Dressing      Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80      68.25-69.50       73.50-75.00      ------------       
Boning       80-85      68.50-71.75       73.00-79.00      58.00-65.00
Lean         85-90      61.50-64.00       68.00-74.50      40.00-50.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2 
1505-2075 lbs           92.00-102.00      104.00-105.00    80.00-86.00

   Replacement Cows: Medium And Large 1  3 yrs to 5 yrs 990-1100 lbs 2nd to
3rd stage 1375.00-1410.00 per head. Medium And Large 1-2  2 yrs to short solid
910-1480 lbs 1st to 3rd stage 1010.00-1200.00 per head. Medium And Large 2
3 yrs to broken mouth 970-1200 lbs 1st to 3rd stage 740.00-940.00 per head. 

   Cow-Calf pairs: Medium And Large 1  2 yrs to 6 yrs 980-1265 lbs with baby  
to 185 lb calves at side 1400.00-1635.00 per pair. Medium And Large 1-2  4 yrs
to short solid 1190-1535 lbs  with baby to 250 lb calves at side 1060.00-
1310.00 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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