Boonville-Farmers Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 08/23/2011

Wednesday, August 24, 2011

Receipts:   817    Last Week: 658    Year Ago:   1457
 
   Compared to last week, feeder steers steady to 4.00 higher and feeder
Heifers steady to 3.00 higher. Supply moderate. Demand good. Feeder offerings
Around 68 percent steers and bulls and 32 percent heifers. Offerings over 600
Lbs around 57 percent. Cows around 12 percent. Slaughter cows mostly steady.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 150.00-152.00; pkg 420 lbs
157.00; 450-500 lbs 140.00-152.00; 500-600 lbs 142.00-154.00; 600-700 lbs
133.00-146.25; 700-800 lbs 124.75-131.50; 800-850 lbs 122.00-127.75. Medium
And Large 1-2  pkg 328 lbs 159.00; 400-500 lbs 130.00-145.00; 500-515 lbs
132.50-137.00; 600-700 lbs 126.00-135.50.

   Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 133.00-143.50; 400-500 lbs 
129.00-138.50; 500-600 lbs 124.00-132.50; 600-700 lbs 124.00-130.25; 700-800
Lbs 122.50-126.75. Medium And Large 1-2  300-325 lbs 127.00-136.50; 450-500 lbs
126.00-128.25; 500-600 lbs 116.00-126.75; 750-800 lbs 115.00-121.75.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium And Large 1-2  pkg 355 lbs 146.00; 400-500 lbs 129.00- 
137.00; 500-600 lbs 122.00-142.00; 600-650 lbs 126.00-128.00; 750-800 lbs
115.00-121.75.

   Slaughter Cows:
         Percent Lean   Av. Dressing      Hi Dressing      Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80      61.00-66.50       71.00-76.50      ------------       
Boning       80-85      62.25-69.50       70.00-75.00      55.50-62.00
Lean         85-90      51.00-56.50       64.50-66.00      42.50-51.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2 
1070-1845 lbs           76.00-83.50       84.00-90.00      60.50-72.00

   Replacement Cows: Medium And Large 1-2  4yrs to broken mouth 960-1465 lbs  
2nd to 3rd stage 810.00-1075.00 per head. Medium And Large 2  3yrs to broken
Mouth 870-1165 lbs 1st to 3rd stage 590.00-785.00 per head.

   Cow/calf: Medium And Large 1-2  2yrs to broken mouth 1053-1625 lbs with
Baby to 325 lb calves at side 1010.00-1190.00 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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