Boonville-Farmers Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 08/09/2011

Wednesday, August 10, 2011

Receipts:  672    Last Week:  85    Year Ago:  462
 
   No good comparisons from past weeks due to extreme heat.  Supply moderate.  
Demand moderate to good.  Feeder offerings around 58 percent steers and bulls
and 42 percent heifers.  Offerings over 600 lbs around 70 percent.  Cows around
13 percent.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  450-500 lbs 137.00-146.50; 500-550 lbs
133.00-146.00; 550-600 lbs 126.00-134.50; 600-700 lbs 130.00-138.25; 700-800
Lbs 130.25-134.75. Medium And Large 1-2  400-500 lbs 124.00-136.00; 500-600 lbs
124.00-135.00; 600-700 lbs 118.50-130.00; 700-750 lbs 118.00-124.00. Large 1
Pkg 795 lbs 128.75; pkg 857 lbs 127.50.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  400-450 lbs 131.00-132.50; 500-600 lbs 
125.00-130.75; 600-700 lbs 124.00-131.00; 700-800 lbs 119.00-126.50. Medium
And Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 133.00; 400-500 lbs 119.00-129.50; pkg thin fleshed
450 lbs 132.00; 500-550 lbs 116.50-126.50; 600-650 lbs 115.00-122.75; pkg 802 lbs 116.50. Large 1  pkg 867 lbs 113.75.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium And Large 1-2  pkg 565 lbs 119.00; 700-725 lbs 110.50- 
122.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
         Percent Lean   Av. Dressing      Hi Dressing      Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80      67.50-69.00       -----------      ------------       
Boning       80-85      64.00-69.50       70.00-74.25      56.25-63.50
Lean         85-90      57.00-63.50       64.00-69.50      37.50-52.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2 
1345-2305 lbs           82.50-86.00       -----------      72.00-77.00

   Replacement Cows: Medium And Large 1-2  few 3yrs-short solid 865-1375 lbs 
1st to 3rd stage 760.00-910.00.

   Cow/calf: Medium And Large 1-2 3yrs to short solid 1062-1680 lbs with baby to
300 lb calves at side and some cows bred back in 1st stage 900.00-1240.00 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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