Boonville-Farmers Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 09/13/2011

Wednesday, September 14, 2011

Receipts:   953    Last Week: 592    Year Ago:   678
 
   Compared to last week, feeder steers under 600 lbs mostly steady, over
600 lbs 2.00 to 5.00 higher and feeder heifers 1.00 to 5.00 higher. Supply
Moderate. Demand good. Feeder offerings around 46 percent steers and bulls
And 54 percent heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs around 39 percent. Cows
Around 20 percent. Slaughter cows 1.00 to 3.00 lower. 

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  400-500 lbs 141.00-152.00; 500-600 lbs
135.50-148.00; 600-700 lbs 126.50-145.50; 700-750 lbs 127.00-130.25. Medium
And Large 1-2  390-400 lbs 137.50-140.00; 500-600 lbs 133.00-140.00; 600-700
Lbs 122.00-132.00; pkg 735 lbs 125.00.

   Feeder Heifers: pkg 328 lbs 144.50; 450-500 lbs 127.00-130.75; 500-600 lbs  
120.00-131.50; 600-700 lbs 119.50-127.00; 700-725 117.00-117.50. Medium And
Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 119.00-128.00; 400-500 lbs 115.00-129.00; 500-600 lbs
112.50-123.50; 650-700 lbs 119.00-120.00; pkg 942 lbs 100.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium And Large 1-2  350-400 lbs 133.00-154.25; 400-500 
113.50-144.00; 500-550 lbs 119.00-136.50; 775-800 lbs 102.50-111.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
         Percent Lean   Avg Dressing      High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80      60.00-65.00       -----------      Ind 58.00        
Boning       80-85      60.00-67.50       -----------      50.00-59.50
Lean         85-90      49.00-53.50       60.00-63.00      32.50-46.50

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2 
1270-2455 lbs           72.00-78.50       81.50-86.50      60.50-67.00

   Bred Cows: Medium And Large 1-2  2yrs to short solid 945-1473 lbs 1st to
3rd stage 830.00-1175.00 per head, few broken mouth 2nd to 3rd stage 750.00-
960.00 per head.

   Cow/calf: Medium And Large 1-2  4yrs to short solid 950-1815 lbs with
Baby to 350 lb calves at side and some cows bred back in 1st stage 975.00-
1260.00 per pair; ind pair 1430.00. 

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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