Boonville-Farmers Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 09/20/2011

Wednesday, September 21, 2011

Receipts:  848    Last Week:  953    Year Ago:  942
 
   Compared to last week, feeder steers under 600 lbs mostly steady, over
600 lbs 2.00 to 5.00 lower and heifers 1.00 to 2.00 lower. Supply light.
Demand moderate. Feeder offerings around 48 percent steers and bulls and
52 percent heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs around 47 percent. Cows around
15 percent. Slaughter cows mostly steady.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  350-400 lbs 148.50-160.00; 400-500 lbs
139.00-156.50; 500-600 lbs 138.00-147.50; 600-700 lbs 124.00-137.50; 700-750
Lbs 129.25-131.50; 800-850 lbs 121.00-126.50. Medium And Large 1-2  400-500
Lbs 124.00-143.00; 500-600 lbs 120.00-138.00; 600-700 lbs 110.50-128.00.

   Feeder Heifers: 300-400 lbs 135.00-142.00; 400-500 lbs 123.50-139.00; 500-  
600 lbs 119.00-126.50; 600-700 lbs 120.00-126.00; 700-800 lbs 121.75-126.50;
Pkg 814 lbs 115.75; pkg 1021 lbs 104.00. Medium And Large 1-2  300-400 lbs
114.00-128.00; 400-500 lbs 115.00-128.25; 500-600 lbs 112.50-121.50; 600-
615 lbs 114.00-118.50; 750-800 lbs 106.50-116.50.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium And Large 1-2  300-350 lbs 147.00-163.00; 400-500 lbs 
124.00-146.50; 600-700 lbs 110.50-117.00; 750-800 lbs 114.00.

   Slaughter Cows:
         Percent Lean   Avg Dressing      High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80      59.50-62.00       -----------      55.00-57.50      
Boning       80-85      57.00-62.50       63.25-68.00      52.50-58.00
Lean         85-90      49.00-57.50       ind 61.50        37.00-47.50

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2 
1100-1970 lbs           72.50-78.00       81.50-84.00      58.00-67.50

   Bred Cows: Medium And Large 1-2  2yrs to short solid 905-1435 lbs 2nd to 
3rd stage 975.00-1110.00 per head. Medium And Large 2  6yrs to broken mouth 
900-1020 lbs 700.00-760.00 per head.

   Cow/calf: Medium And Large 1-2  5yrs to broken mouth 1225-1715 lbs with
Baby to 375 lb calves at side and some cows bred back in 1st stage 1000.00- 
1375.00 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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