Boonville-Farmers Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 05/31/2011

Wednesday, June 1, 2011

Receipts:  631    Last Week:  612    Year Ago:  774
 
   Compared to last week, feeder steers under 600 lbs mostly steady, over
600 lbs 3.00 to 4.00 higher and feeder heifers steady to 3.00 higher. Supply
Light. Demand good. Feeder offerings around 40 percent steers and bulls and
60 percent heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs around 59 percent. Cows around
32 percent. Slaughter cows mostly steady.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  400-500 lbs 141.00-146.00; 500-550 lbs
129.00-139.00; 600-700 lbs 120.00-129.50; 700-750 lbs 116.50-125.75. Medium
And Large 1-2 pkg thin 309 lbs 152.00; 400-500 lbs 129.00-137.00. 

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 280 lbs 141.00; 350-400 lbs 134.50; 
450-500 lbs 126.00-133.00; pkg fleshy 450 lbs 122.00; 500-550 lbs 122.00-133.00
; 600-700 lbs 120.00-122.50; pkg fleshy 678 lbs 111.00; pkg 748 lbs 114.00.
Medium And Large 1-2  450-500 lbs 116.00-126.00; 500-600 lbs 111.00-122.50;
Pkg 664 lbs 117.50.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium And Large 1-2  pkg 430 lbs 132.00; 500-550 lbs 117.00-
132.00; 600-650 lbs 118.50-120.25; 750-800 lbs 100.50-103.50.

   Slaughter Cows:
         Percent Lean   Av. Dressing      Hi Dressing      Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80      64.50-69.00       71.50-76.00      ------------         
Boning       80-85      66.50-71.00       72.00-79.00      ------------
Lean         85-90      55.50-65.50       70.00-76.00      42.50-53.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2 
1225-2075 lbs          89.00-95.00      couple 105.00      78.00-87.50

   Replacement Cows: Medium And Large 1  2 yrs to 7 yrs 1130-1615 lbs 1st to
3rd stage 1100.00-1300.00 per head. Medium And Large 1-2  5 yrs to broken  
Mouth 1155-1415 2nd to 3rd stage 825.00-1050.00 per head. Medium And Large 2
4yrs to 7yrs 880-1176 lbs 2nd to 3rd stage 650.00-935.00 per head. 

   Cow-Calf pairs: Medium And Large 1  2yrs to short solid 1095-1640 lbs with  
Baby to 275 lb calves at side 1200.00-1360.00 per pair. Medium And Large 1-2
4yrs to broken mouth 1180-1450 lbs with baby to 300 lb calves at side 925.00-
1185.00 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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