Boonville-Farmers Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 07/26/2011

Wednesday, July 27, 2011

Receipts:  245    Last Week:  702    Year Ago:  489
 
   Not enough feeders to establish trend. Supply very light. Demand moderate.
Feeder offerings around 45 percent steers and bulls and 55 percent heifers.
Offerings over 600 lbs around 27 percent. Cows around 27 percent.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 483 lbs 136.75; 500-600 lbs 130.50;
600-700 lbs 121.00-130.00. Medium And Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 130.00-144.50;
400-500 lbs 130.00-141.00; 500-600 lbs 119.50-137.25.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  pkg 393 lbs 134.50; 400-500 lbs 129.00- 
134.00; 500-600 lbs 120.00-133.00. Medium And Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 122.00-
128.00; 450-500 lbs 120.00-129.00; 500-600 lbs 119.25-124.50; 600-700 lbs 117.00
-120.50; 700-750 lbs 115.00-121.75; pkg 830 lbs 105.75.
; 750-800 lbs 114.00-120.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium And Large 1  350-400 lbs 123.00-127.00; 400-500 lbs
121.00-131.50; 500-600 lbs 121.00-129.00; 600-650 lbs 110.00-117.00.
Lbs 113.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
         Percent Lean   Avg Dressing      High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80      55.00-62.50       64.00-69.00      ------------       
Boning       80-85      56.50-63.50       65.50-71.00      ------------
Lean         85-90      60.00-61.00       -----------      50.00-59.00  

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2 
1140-1980 lbs           76.50-82.50       -----------      ------------

   Replacement Cows: Medium And Large 1-2  few 4yrs-short solid 1150-1785 lbs 
2nd to 3rd stage 810.00-1060.00 per head.

Source:  MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News Service, Boonville, MO
         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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