Boonville-Farmers Livestock Auction: Cattle Auction Report for 09/27/2011

Wednesday, September 28, 2011

Receipts:   546    Last Week: 848    Year Ago:   575
 
   Compared to last week, feeder steers under 600 lbs 5.00 to 9.00 higher,
Over 600 lbs steady to 2.00 higher and feeder heifers steady to 3.00 higher.
Demand very good. Supply light. Feeder offerings around 52 percent steers
And bulls and 48 percent heifers. Offerings over 600 lbs around 28 percent.
Cows around 17 percent. Slaughter cows 2.00 to 4.00 lower.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1  300-400 lbs 162.00-169.00; 400-500 lbs
141.00-156.00; 500-600 lbs 148.00-158.00; 600-700 lbs 125.50-143.00; 700-715
Lbs 126.00-132.25; 800-900 lbs 114.00-122.50. Medium And Large 1-2  400-500
Lbs 133.00-140.00; 500-550 lbs 127.00-141.00; 650-700 lbs 108.50-123.75.

   Feeder Heifers: Medium And Large 1  300-400 lbs 131.00-140.50; 400-500 lbs  
125.00-139.00; 500-600 lbs 124.00-131.50; few fleshy 575-577 lbs 119.00-120.00
; 600-700 lbs 119.00-126.75; pkg 815 lbs 112.50. Medium And Large 1-2  pkg 299
Lbs 129.00; 400-500 lbs 117.50-128.00; 500-600 lbs 117.00-125.00; 600-700 lbs
114.00-120.50; pkg 917 lbs 102.00.

   Feeder Bulls:  Medium And Large 1  350-400 lbs 154.00-166.00; 400-500 lbs 
139.50-166.00; 500-510 lbs 139.00-146.50; pkg fleshy 545 lbs 125.50. Medium
And Large 1-2  300-400 lbs 120.00-141.00; 400-500 lbs 126.00-139.00; 500-600
Lbs 115.00-131.50; 600-700 lbs 103.00-118.00; 700-750 lbs 102.00-112.00; 800-
900 lbs 100.75-104.50.

   Slaughter Cows:
         Percent Lean   Avg Dressing      High Dressing    Low Dressing
Breaking     70-80      57.00-63.00       Ind 64.50        52.50-53.00              
Boning       80-85      55.50-59.50       60.50-63.50      51.00-53.00
Lean         85-90      46.50-53.50       -----------      44.00-46.00

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2 
1070-2040 lbs           60.50-67.00       -----------      Ind 53.00  

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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