Boonville-Farmers Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 08/16/2011

Wednesday, August 17, 2011

Receipts:   658    Last Week: 672    Year Ago:   663
 
   Compared to last week, feeder steers 2.00 to 8.00 higher and feeder heifers
Under 600 lbs 2.00 to 8.00 higher, over 600 lbs mostly steady. Supply light.
Demand good. Feeder offerings around 58 percent steers and bulls and 42 percent
Heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs around 56 percent. Cows around 25 percent.
Slaughter cows mostly steady.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 145.00-153.00; 400-500 lbs
141.00-154.50; 500-600 lbs 137.50-154.00; 600-700 lbs 129.00-144.00; 700-800
121.00-133.75; 800-900 lbs 119.00-129.60; 900-930 lbs 116.00-124.25. Medium And
Large 1-2  500-550 lbs 126.50-137.00; 550-600 lbs 129.00-139.00.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  300-350 lbs 135.00-140.00; 400-500 lbs 
128.00-140.00; 500-600 lbs 122.00-131.25; 600-700 lbs 118.00-128.50; 700-800 lbs
117.50-125.75; pkg 833 lbs 117.50. Medium And Large 1-2  450-500 lbs 117.00-
128.50; 500-600 lbs 119.50-126.00; 650-700 lbs 110.50-120.00; pkg 731 lbs 124.50
; pkg 808 lbs 114.50.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium And Large 1-2  300-350 lbs 129.00-151.00; 400-500 lbs 
129.00-147.00; 500-600 lbs 126.00-142.50; 600-650 lbs 119.00-125.00; pkg 715 lbs
117.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
         Percent Lean   Avg Dressing      High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80      64.00-72.50       ind 78.00        ind 63.50       
Boning       80-85      64.00-69.00       70.00-71.50      ind 61.00
Lean         85-90      57.00-63.00       -----------      47.00-55.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2 
1100-1745 lbs           -----------       pkg 85.00        53.00-65.00

   Replacement Cows: Medium And Large 1-2  5yrs to broken mouth 985-1400 lbs 1st  
To 3rd stage 830.00-1110.00 per head. Medium And Large 2  7yrs to short solid
810-1240 lbs 1st to 3rd stage 500.00 to 800.00 per head.

   Cow/calf: Medium And Large 1-2  3yrs to short solid 1117-1585 lbs with baby
To 325 lb calves at side and some cows bred back in 1st stage 1200.00-1380.00
Per pair. Medium And Large 2  3yrs to short solid 1105-1398 with baby to 175 lb
Calves at side 900.00-1100.00 per pair. 

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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